This position is located in the ACIO Cyber Security, DAS Information System and CIO, Assistant Secretary for Management/CFO, Departmental Offices, Department of the Treasury.The employee provides leadership and expert technical advice on developing and implementing policies, programs, and procedures to ensure the security and reliability of information systems throughout the organization.
You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.Specialized experience: For the GS-13, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience for this position includes: Developing plans to safeguard IT system data against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure and to meet emergency data processing needs.Reviewing violations of computer security procedures and protective measures, providing reports as required and making recommendations for appropriate corrective actions.Coordinating implementation of computer security technical solutions and/or corrective actions with system stakeholders.; ANDPerforming research of IT security threat environments, technologies and solutions and presenting consolidated analyses with associated weaknesses, recommended actions and plans for implementation to senior managers.Specialized experience: For the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience for this position includes: Reviewing and/or approving IT system access requests and/or processes to ensure IT security access requirements such as clearance, need-to-know and minimum training are accomplished before access is granted.Monitoring current reports of IT threats and vulnerabilities to determine risks, criticality and potential impact on IT systems.; ANDPerforming risk assessments and executing tests of IT systems to ensure correct functioning of IT system processes and security measures.Specialized experience: For the GS-11, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-09 grade level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience for this position includes: Identifying IT Security problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative IT security solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.Reviewing violations of computer security procedures and discussing procedures with violators to ensure violations are not repeated.Reviewing IT systems and/or IT security programs to identify weaknesses and make recommendations for corrective actions.; ANDResearching IT security threat environments, technology, policy and federal mandates and presenting consolidated analyses with any associated recommendations to senior management.ORYou may substitute education for general or specialized experience as follows: a Ph.D or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree if related.
Specialized experience: For the GS-09, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience for this position includes:Providing cyber security support, such as risk benefit analysis of information technology security solutions.Providing decision support, such as interpreting technical explanations of operating systems, application design decisions, IT security requirements, and presenting technical information to management.Developing decision support packages based on knowledge of programming, system administration, application life cycles and IT security requirements and solutions for.; ANDExperience researching IT security technology, policy and federal mandates and summarizing for presentation to senior managementORYou may substitute education for general or specialized experience as follows: a Master’s or equivalent degree in a field related to this position or two full years of progressively higher education leading to such a degreeIn addition to meeting specialized experience, applicants must also show proficiency in 1) attention to detail, 2) customer service, 3) oral communication, and 4) problem solving.
U.S. citizens or U.S. Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.