The ideal candidate for this position will have experience integrating technical components of information technology; designing applications; selecting communications equipment; and coordinating with internal and external partners. This position starts at a salary of $60,129 (GS-9), with promotion potential to $134,798 (GS-13). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Resilience team within FEMA.Learn more about this agency
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In this position, you will serve as an IT Specialist (iNet). Typical assignments include:
- Determining overall technical design and structure of Internet services.
- Monitoring functionality, security, and integrity of Internet services.
- Troubleshooting and resolving technical problems with the design and delivery of Internet services.
- Collecting and analyzing Internet services usage and performance statistics.
- Evaluating new Internet services and technologies.
Promotion Potential: Future promotions will be dependent on your ability to perform the duties at a higher level, the continuing need for an employee assigned to the higher level, and administrative approval.
Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.
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