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IT Specialist (Applications Software), GS-2210-13, Census-DE-LDS – Suitland, Maryland
U.S. Census Bureau, Department of Commerce
Job ID: 593410Start Date: 05/23/2022End Date: 06/07/2022
In addition to meeting the Competency Requirements listed below, applicants must have the experience listed below.
Specialized Experience: For the GS-13, you must have one year of experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 in the Federal service. Experience for this position includes: Designing and implementing software systems from existing functionality and new user requirements; using modern Object Oriented programming and the latest frameworks/tools to create new or improved methods and techniques for applications and software; maintaining production software systems, analyzing reported issues and resolving with key stakeholders using software engineering standards; analyzing subject matter problems and proposing measurement-based solutions and technical guidelines; and leading or overseeing software development work of others.
Attention to Detail- Meticulous; thoroughly reviews and proofreads various IT related data/information; dedicates focus to accomplish tasks that are complete, precise, and accurate to a given IT situation.
Customer Service- Works with clients and customers (that is, any individuals who use or receive IT services or IT 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 IT needs, provide expert technical information or assistance, resolve fairly complex or non-routine problems, or satisfy expectations; knowledge of available products and services; committed to providing quality IT products and service.
Oral Communication- Expresses technical 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, recognizes potential miscommunication, attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately.
Problem Solving- Identifies IT related problems using a variety of materials or sources; gathers and applies technical information to determine accuracy and relevance to moderately complex problems; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives; makes decisions or recommendations that influence IT policies or programs and applies new developments to previously unresolved problems.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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