Job opening: Supervisory IT Specialist (INFOSEC)
Salary: $163 964 - 191 900 per year
Published at: Jan 24 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of the Chief Information Officer, located in Washington, District of Columbia. This positions will serve as the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for ACF.
- Keeps current on security developments in the IT industry, and exchanges this information with ACF leadership, managers and end-users to foster an enhance mission performance.
- Responsible for assuring that ACF IT security meets all requirements in compliance with federal laws, regulations and best practices.
- Creates, maintains, and manages the security performance measure system that maps to the agency goals and the budget process.
- As a recognized IT Security subject matter expert, effectively represents the CTO and CIO when interacting with stakeholders, HHS and ACF leadership, and representatives of business and industry communicating plans, programs, policies and objectives of the ACF OCIO.
- U.S. Citizenship required
- Registered or exempt from Selective Service (www.sss.gov)
- If not previously completed, a background security investigation will be required for all appointees. Appointment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background security investigation and favorable adjudication.
- One year probationary period may be required
- If you are selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS "E-Verify" System.
- All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choice.
- Financial disclosure statement may be required.
- Bargaining Unit Position: No
- Drug Screening Required: No
- Research Position: No
Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the Basic AND Specialized Experience requirements as noted below.
Basic Requirement: You 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.
GS-15: You must possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and responsibility to the GS-14 level in the Federal service that includes (4) of the following (5) duties:
Developing, planning, coordinating, administering, managing, staffing and supervising the office operations related to an IT security program;
Directly supervising a team of professionals including planning/establishing work schedules; tracking program and quality of performance; and making work assignments and establishing priorities/deadlines.
Planning/coordinating Information System, Security, and Privacy programs for an organization including security measures for all computers, electronic storage devices, and communication systems.
Implementing and maintaining effective IT security performance measures for all IT resources and ensuring that reviews are conducted in compliance with established policies, standards, and regulations;
Applying a wide range of qualitative and/or quantitative methods to assess and improve program effectiveness and/or complex management processes, projects, and systems
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE WILL NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. Qualifications are based on breadth/level of experience. In addition to describing duties performed, applicants must provide the exact dates of each period of employment (from MM/YY to MM/YY) and the number of hours worked per week if part time. As qualification determinations cannot be made when resumes do not include the required information, failure to provide this information may result in disqualification. Applicants are encouraged to use the USAJOBS Resume Builder to develop their federal resume.
Do not copy and paste the duties, specialized experience, or occupational assessment questionnaire from this announcement into your resume as that will not be considered a demonstration of your qualifications for this position.
In accordance with Office of Personnel Management policy, federal employees are assumed to have gained experience by performing duties and responsibilities appropriate for their official series and grade level as described in their position description. Experience that would not normally be part of the employee's position is creditable, however, when documented by satisfactory evidence, such as a signed memorandum from the employee's supervisor or an SF-50 or SF-52 documenting an official detail or other official assignment. The documentation must indicate whether the duties were performed full time or, if part time, the "percentage of times" the other duties were performed. It is expected that this documentation is included in the employee's official personnel record. In order to receive credit for experience in your resume that is not within the official series and grade level of your official position, you must provide a copy of the appropriate documentation of such experience as indicated above.
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; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to gain employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. If such experience is on a part-time basis, you must provide the average number of hours worked per week as well as the beginning and ending dates of the experience so it can be fully credited.
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All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.
This job does not have an education qualification requirement.
- Address Administration for Children and Families
330 C St SW
Washington, DC 20201
- Name: Acquisition Talent
- Email: [email protected]