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Senior Information Technology Specialist (Cybersecurity) – Washington, District of Columbia
Government Accountability Office, Legislative Branch
Job ID: 465354Start Date: 06/07/2021End Date: 06/25/2021
Basic Requirements:Applicants must have IT-related experience demonstrating each of the four competencies listed below: Attention to Detail – Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail.
Customer Service – Works with clients and customers (that is, any individuals who use or receive the services or products that your work unit produces, including the general public, individuals who work in the agency, other agencies, or organizations outside the Government) to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations; knows about available products and services; is committed to providing quality products and services.
Oral Communication – Expresses information (for example, ideas or facts) to individuals or groups effectively, taking into account the audience and nature of the information (for example, technical, sensitive, controversial); makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others, attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately.
Problem Solving – Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations. AND
Specialized Experience: Applicants must have 1 year (52 weeks) of specialized experience at the next lower band or level equivalent to the PE-I orPT-IIband level, or GS-12 level in the Federal Service, or comparable private/public sector experience which has equipped the applicant with the skills and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience for this position is extensive experience in three or more of the following areas:
(1) assessing cybersecurity posture of enterprise networks and systems;
(2) using vulnerability assessment tools and techniques;
(3) managing multiple operating system environments (for example, Linux and command line, Microsoft and PowerShell, and virtualization environments);
(4) coding and scripting (for example, Java, C and Python);
(5) networking technologies such as firewalls, routing, switching and intrusion detection;
(6) managing cloud resources and security (for example, Amazon Web Services and Azure); and
(7) conducting computer forensics.
Specialized experience for this position also includes working collaboratively and effectively in a highly technical team environment, developing detailed plans and schedules, identifying risks, preparing supporting documentation, and presenting results/briefings to senior management officials.
NOTE:Your application should clearly show your possession of the specialized experience qualification requirement and the four competencies listed above.
You must meet all qualification requirements before the announcement closes.
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