The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of State. The opening is for an Information Technology Specialist in Charleston, South Carolina Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Information Technology Specialist – Charleston, South Carolina
Department of State – Agency Wide, Department of State
Job ID: 373045Start Date: 12/07/2020End Date: 12/18/2020
Applicants must meet all the required qualification requirements, including education and any selective placement factors described below by the closing date of this announcement.
If you are qualifying based on education OR if there are mandatory education requirements listed below, you MUST submit a copy of your college transcript with your application.
Applicants applying for the GS-13 grade level must meet the following requirements:Have IT-related experience demonstrating EACH of the four competencies AND specialized experience listed below: Attention to Detail – Investigating, evaluating, and selecting tools and methods for improving productivity and software quality throughout the life cycle; thoroughly review various Information Technology (IT) related data/information; ensuring tasks are complete, precise, and accurate for a given IT situation; performs a detailed feasibility analysis for adopting new software design technologies.
Customer Service – Works with clients and customers to assess their needs, provide information or assistance; resolving issues through a problem resolution database; and ensuring customers are properly trained in the full range of features and functions of a system.
Oral Communication – Communicates complex technical requirements to nontechnical personnel; prepares and presents briefings to senior management officials on complex/controversial issues; Provides advice, guidance, and recommendations to the enhancement and management of infrastructure and information systems; negotiates agreements, establishes relationships, and represents the program in dealings with other organizations.
Problem Solving -Isolates, diagnoses/ and corrects problems that arise in the support, administration, and management of applications, databases, servers, storage, networking, and virtualization that comprise the development network infrastructure. Evaluates the impact of changes in policy or regulations that affect business operations to be automated in order to adjust systems designs to accommodate changes. ANDHave at least 1 full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 level in the Federal service which provided you with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the position. Qualifying specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience managing IT development and maintenance projects;
Experienceperforming required testing, troubleshooting, and correcting system and applications software discrepancies.
Experience advising management officials on financial and/or compensation systems design and support issues. NOTE: In order to qualify for this position, your experience MUST be IT related; the experience may be demonstrated by paid or unpaid experience and/or completion of specific, intensive training (for example, IT certification), as appropriate.There is no substitute of education for specialized experience for the GS-13 position.
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