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    The Office of Inspector General (OIG) is an independent office whose mission is to promote excellence, integrity, and accountability throughout the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). In our dynamic environment, the OIG conducts investigations, audits, evaluations, and inspections to enhance program effectiveness and efficiency and to detect and prevent waste, fraud, and mismanagement in DHS programs and operations.

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    This position is located within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Inspector General (OIG), Office of Investigations (INV) in Washington, DC. The Office of Investigations is responsible for investigating and bringing to the appropriate criminal and civil justice system those individuals and organizations involved in financial, professional, civil, or criminal misconduct relating to Department of Homeland Security programs and operations.

    Being a Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist makes you a valuable member of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of Inspector General (OIG), Office of Investigations (INV) Digital Forensic and Analytics Unit (DFAU), you will be responsible for planning, directing, and otherwise managing all data mining, proactive, and reactive intelligence activities within INV. The incumbent serves as a subject matter expert on OIG data sources, and provides matrix management and mentoring for the IRS and data scientist staff . Duties include:

    • Supervising, planning, directing, and coordinating all INV activities involving data mining, proactive initiatives, and data source acquisition and maintenance.
    • Serving as technical advisor/consultant for extremely complex, controversial, or high visibility investigations that may be single or multi-site.
    • Researching relevant laws, regulations, and legislative history and provides interpretive guidance to investigators, auditors, program analyst, and other Investigations staff members. Evaluating intelligence and investigative reports for technical accuracy and adequacy and making recommendations for improvement.
    • Developing detailed reports, or reviews reports drafted by detailed intelligence staff, exercising judgment as to the significance of various findings and the soundness of conclusions and recommendations. Preparing plans for accomplishing objectives for individual investigative audits, evaluations, advisory reports, special studies, and risk assessments analyses of Departmental activities, functions, and programs.
    • Conducting administrative meetings with high-level officials of the organizations being investigated. Presenting findings in a tactful and professional manner that will best lead to improvements in the Department's operations. As, needed, performing a variety of high-level special analytical assignments involving national Departmental policy and performance matters.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0132 Intelligence

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