• Help



    As our nation navigates the COVID-19 pandemic, CBP is committed to delivering our mission to safeguard America's borders and enable legitimate trade and travel. Staffing mission critical positions remains a high priority. Be reassured that CBP is still hiring, despite potential hiring process step delays due to restrictions to in-person activities.

    Learn more about this agency


    Organizational Location: This position is with the Department of Homeland Security, within U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Information Technology, Border Enforcement and Management Systems Directorate located in Alexandria, VA.

    This position will be affected by a planned relocation to Ashburn, VA. Relocation is scheduled to begin in 2021, although the date is subject to change.

    Joining the Customs and Border Protection, Office Information and Technology will allow you to use your expertise in implementing and maintaining Information Technology (IT) applications software components. This position starts at a salary of $122,530.00 (GS-14, Step 1) to $159,286.00 (GS-14, Step 10) with promotion potential to $159,286.00 (GS-14 Step 10). Apply for this exciting opportunity to provide Information Technology support that strengthens the Department's ability to perform homeland security functions.

    In this Information Technology Specialist (Applications Software) position, you will become a key team member of Homeland Security professionals providing support and guidance on IT systems and services. Typical work assignments include:

    • Reviewing and approving technical requirements for application projects;
    • Overseeing the development, adaptation, and implementation of new applications development methods and models that incorporate new technologies;
    • Evaluating and recommending adoption of new methodologies based on favorable feasibility analyses;
    • Translating and interpreting departmental Information Technology policies, standards and guidelines to agency-wide software design.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/599288800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.