Job opening: IT SPECIALIST (NETWORK SERVICES)
Salary: $69 996 - 90 992 per year
Published at: Dec 07 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
IOWA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD - TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION
This position is open to current on-board Title 5 and Title 32 employees of the Iowa Army National Guard. Military membership is required.
LOCATION: G6-JFHQ, Johnston, Iowa
As a IT SPECIALIST (NETWORK SERVICES), GS-2210-11 your duties are below.
Performs a variety of network device configuration and connectivity tasks.
Executes procedures and coordinates corrective action to optimize network performance. Installs, configures and monitors tested and evaluated software packages that provide performance measurements of the WAN/LAN.
Implements the standard configuration software loads for all network devices. Utilizes benchmarks and performance measurement and evaluation data to manage network servers and data communication devices to support normal and surge workload. Works with technical support personnel in resolving critical problems.
Uses remote management software tools to maintain and update configuration, protocol and user/system files.
Documents and tracks change to configuration, protocol and user/system files.
Executes appropriate action to ensure backup processes are completed.
Evaluates the performance of network devices such as servers, workstations, and peripheral devices, and remote access systems.
Coordinates the development and implementation of configuration management plans for complex LANs and WANs with supported elements to include headquarters staff elements, tenant activities, state government, regional operating activities and national agencies.
Implements plans and procedures for remote installation of applications and upgrades using state of the art software distribution methods.
Monitors distribution of applications and upgrades ensuring compliance with regulations and copyright laws.
Implements procedures to ensure accurate records of authorized users of distributed software are maintained.
Implements the standard operating procedures for all devices on the network.
Reviews and evaluates proposed software. Provides input to briefings and presentations on the complexities of the installation networks. These briefings provide the basis for long-range decision planning relating to C4 network project management.
Analyzes equipment and software reliability and utilization reports to identify and define problem areas and to establish end-to-end systems performance levels. D0262000
In describing your experience, please be clear and specific. We will not make assumptions regarding your experience. Applicants who do not fully address the minimum/specialized experience needed for the position in their resume will not be referred for consideration.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Experience, education or training that has provided a basic knowledge of data processing functions and general management principles that enabled the applicant to understand the stages required to automate a work process. Experience may have been gained in work such as computer operator or assistant, computer sales representative, program analyst, or other positions that required the use or adaptation of computer programs and systems.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: GS-2210-11: Must have at least 36 months experience in the following:
Techniques and requirements appropriate to an assigned computer applications area or computer specialty area in an organization.
Experience planning the sequence of actions necessary to accomplish the assignment where this entailed coordination with others outside the organizational unit and development of project controls.
Experience that required adaptations of guidelines or precedents to meet the needs of the assignment.
Experience preparing documentation on cost/benefit studies where is involved summarizing the material and organizing it in a logical fashion.
Substitution of Education for Specialized Experience - At the GS-11 level, a Ph.D. or equivalent, or 3 years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree.
Major study-computer science, information science, information systems management, mathematics, statistics, operations research, or engineering, or course work that required the development or adaptation of computer programs and systems and provided knowledge equivalent to a major in the computer field.
To receive credit for Education, you must provide college transcripts to support your educational claims.
- Address IA G6 DCSIM
7105 NW 70th Ave
Johnston, IA 50131-1824
- Name: Kristopher Constant
- Phone: 515-252-4677
- Email: [email protected]