Full Time Information Technology Management Job for the Defense Security Cooperation Agency
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO VETERANS CLAIMING PREFERENCE: PLEASE REFER TO THE OTHER INFORMATION SECTION FOR UPDATED INFORMATION ON VETERANS PREFERENCE CRITERIA.Mission Statement: The Defense Security Assistance Development Center (DSADC) is located on Naval Support Activity Mechanicsburg in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
DSADC's mission is to support the worldwide security cooperation community by maintaining, developing and enhancing both Department of Defense (DoD) tri-service security cooperation software applications and single service security cooperation software applications.WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: This announcement is open ONLY to: All U.S. Citizens who have completed, within the previous two years, a course of education as described below in the Recent Graduates Eligibility under the minimum qualification section.
Degree must be awarded from a qualifying educational institution.
NOTE: This position will be filled at the GS-07 grade level.
The incumbent may be non-competitively promoted to the next grade level in the time frame allowed by regulations and upon management's request.
The career ladder promotion progression to the GS-11 is contingent upon satisfactory completion of required training, regulatory requirements and demonstrated ability to perform the duties.
Promotion is not guaranteed or implied.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:Recent Graduates Eligibility: You must be a recent graduate who has completed, within the previous two years, an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution such as an accredited technical or vocational school; a 2- or 4-year college or university; a graduate or professional school (e.g., law school, medical school); or a post-secondary home school curriculum.
Note: Certificate program is defined as post-secondary education in a qualifying educational institution equal to at least one academic year of full-time study that's part of an accredited college-level, technical, trade, vocational, or business school curriculum.Recent Graduates Eligibility for some Veterans: Veteran who was precluded from applying within the 2 years due to military obligation will have 2 years of eligibility from the date of completion of military service.
Not to exceed 6 years from the completion of education.
You must have obtained your degree on December 27, 2010 or later (The issuance of E.O.
13562-Pathways Legislation).Must be a citizen of the United States or lawfully admitted to the United States as a permanent resident or otherwise authorized to be employed.
To qualify for a IT Specialist (CUSTSPT) your resume must support:IT-related experience demonstrating each of the four competencies listed below.
The employing agency is responsible for identifying the specific level of proficiency required for each competency at each grade level based on the requirements of the position being filled.
1. Attention to Detail - Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail.2.
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.3.
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.4.
Problem Solving - Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations.ANDPosition at GS-7 require one year of specialized experience at the GS-05 grade (or equivalent).
Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
Specialized experience is considered to be a thorough understanding of operational characteristics of a variety of computer platforms, software applications and operating systems and Understanding of the methods and techniques used in the installation, testing, troubleshooting and maintenance of servers, printers, and related equipment.SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION: Students wishing to apply for this position MUST submit transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).
If selected, official transcripts will be required.
To be creditable, education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (http://www2.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html).
Individuals eligible for Pathways Recent Graduate Appointment