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$78,183 to $101,641 / Per Year
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Apply by: 2017-08-23 Published: 11 months ago

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-DO-2017-098, for current federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible.

If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as an IT Specialist (SYSADMIN).

You can make a difference in the West by serving as the expert in the area of Unix systems administration Reclamation wide.The Infrastructure Operations Services Group is the custodian for the Bureau of Reclamation's enterprise IT infrastructure.

The Group provides operation and maintenance services, contract oversight, and project management services for data center operations, network management, server, data base, middle tier/web and related telecommunications activities.

Group staff also provides a wide range of IT consulting services related to IT infrastructure design and technology acquisition.LOCATION: Information Resources Office; Information Technology Services Division, Infrastructure Operations Services Group, in Lakewood, Colorado.DOI uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees.

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Individuals 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.Specialized Experience - All applicants must possess one year of specialized experience.

DEFINITION OF SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: To meet specialized experience, your resume must describe experience that demonstrates the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities as follows:GS-12: 1 year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to at least the GS-11 level in Federal service.

Experience in all aspects of system software for the UNIX/Linux minicomputers, especially software pertaining to operating systems software; specifically experience with RedHat Enterprise 6/7 or CentOS 6/7.

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.

All United States Citizens and U.S. Nationals.