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    The incumbent in this position serves as a software application developer in the Target Programming Competency, Application Development Competency Division, Development Management Service, and Office of Product Development within Office of Information & Technology.

    This is a bargaining unit position.

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    This position is primarily aligned to the following NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework work roles:

    • 621 - Software Developer - Software Developer
    For more information about these work roles, where they fit within the larger Cyber Workforce, and how they can support your unique career journey, please visit the Cyber Career Pathways tool on the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies website: https://niccs.us-cert.gov/workforce-development/cyber-career-pathways

    Work Schedule: Mon- Fri 8:00 am -4:30 pm
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Available
    Telework: Available, at the supervisors discretion.
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description Title/PD#: IT Specialist (Application Software)/ PD10359A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
    Physical Requirements: The work is primarily sedentary but involves some moving and lifting.

    Major Duties:
    • Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.
    • Confer with systems analysts, engineers, programmers, and others to design application and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements, and interfaces.
    • Address security implications in the software acceptance phase including completion criteria, risk acceptance and documentation, common criteria, and methods of independent testing.
    • Analyze information to determine, recommend, and plan the development of a new application or modification of an existing application.
    • Identify security implications and apply methodologies within centralized and decentralized environments across the enterprise's computer systems in software development.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel required up to 10% of the time.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/601670900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.