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    This announcement will be used to fill vacancies through OPM-authorized Direct Hire Authority (DHA) for IT Specialist (Information Security and Cybersecurity), GS-2210-09 through GS-2210-15; 5 U.S.C. 3304(a)(3), 5 CFR part 337.

    This position is processed under Direct Hire authority. Veterans' Preference and Category Rating procedures DOES NOT APPLY.

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    Due to the current events surrounding COVID-19, telework will be mandatory. When it is determined that EXIM will be moving to the reopening phase, the expectation will be to physically return to the office. Telework days and any waiting periods for eligibility will be determined at that time.

    This position is located in the Office of Information Management and Technology (CIO), Infrastructure Engineering Unit at the Export Import Bank of the United States (EXIM).

    At the full performance level, duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Serves as an IT Operations Manager and is responsible for daily IT Infrastructure operational support and management activities which consist of customer support, commodity computing support, commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) & Government off-the-shelf (GOTS) applications support, helpdesk operation, overseeing contractor's work and their day-to-day activities which consist of installation, maintenance, repairs, and replacements of IT hardware, software, and office productivity applications, including desktops, laptops, mobile devices, servers, storage (SAN), operating systems, network devices, datacenter equipment, backup systems, Internet/Intranet, LAN/WAN, cloud services, network, systems and security engineering work.
    • Maintaining the assets inventory and software/hardware licenses by ensuring that deployed hardware and software are compliant with the terms and conditions of the procurement, license terms, warranty, security, and service level agreements.
    • Assisting the IT Director by providing budgeting, IT assets refresh plan, preparing task orders, invoice tracking and timely authorization for payments, allocation, and evaluation for exceptional contractor performance, tracking of budget and schedules and/or level of effort for contractor performance ensuring costs, schedules and levels of effort and deliverables are consistent with the contracts.
    • Monitoring and overseeing the security of the agency's IT infrastructure and components by designing, modifying, enhancing, testing, and implementing standard baseline configurations for deployed workstations, servers, appliances, network components and client software by ensuring adherence to applicable Government regulations, policies, and standards for IT security and Privacy as defined by the agency's policies and procedures.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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