This National Guard position is for a IT SPECIALIST (INFOSEC/NETWORK), Position Description Number D2338000 and is part of the PA ANG HQ DET 2, National Guard.
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1 or more Position(s) may be hired against this Announcement Re-Advertisement of Technician Vacancy Announcement #17-103 NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the National Guard.
Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform.
Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.
Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.
AREA OF CONSIDERATION: Bargaining Position Category 1: Qualified, currently employed technicians working at the location specified in the job announcement.
Category 2: Qualified, currently employed technicians of the Pennsylvania National Guard.
(Army and/or Air) Category 3: Qualified members of the Pennsylvania National Guard.
(Army and/or Air) Category 4: Individuals who are currently serving in another branch of service who are willing to become members of the Pennsylvania National Guard.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience, education or training at the next higher level before being eligible for that level and must have a minimum of one year on-the-job experience in the grade immediately below the next higher level.
An applicant must have a validated understanding of the basic principles and concepts of the occupational series and grade.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicant must demonstrate at least 36 months experience as a fully qualified Cyberspace Operator.
Experienced in the work at a high level of expertise for the preparation and execution of tasked unit missions.
Experiences included preparing, maintaining currency for, and executing an advanced role in Cyberspace Operations.
Knowledgeable of systems security principles and concepts of emerging Information Technology (IT) security developments.
Experiences included duties directed within the infrastructure protection environment and the selection of appropriate tools for team members.
QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE: Qualification factors include education, experiences, and competencies in the Comptroller Series GS-2210.
A candidate's competencies are evaluated on the basis of duties performed rather than strictly on the rank of the individual; however, established compatibility criteria, awarding requirements for military skills and military skill technical training schools are always followed.
The applicant's resume package includes military service experiences and/or civilian experiences; military and/or civilian performance reports; training certificates; and official college transcripts.
The resume must clearly demonstrate possession of the competencies needed to fully perform the Series GS-2210 work as defined in the applicable position description's specified grade, certification, duties, and responsibilities.
The applicant must qualify for awarding of the established compatibility criteria that includes the military skill assignment, military rank, and military unit of assignment.
INDEFINITE: Currently employed permanent technician selected will occupy this position as a Promotion NTE or Reassignment as appropriate in their present status.
Employment status pertains to applicant nominated, who is not a currently employed permanent technician.
Indefinite appointments do not acquire permanent status and do not serve a trial period.
Indefinite appointments may be separated when their services are no longer needed or when funding is no longer available via a 30-day termination notice.
SPECIAL NOTE: Per the Labor Relations Management Agreement if there are more than 15 qualified applicants for each position, by category, a KSA board will be convened in accordance with Section 17.8 of the LMRA.
PCS STATEMENT: PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION COSTS WILL NOT BE PAID FOR THIS POSITION.
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.
*NOTE: Accessioning into this position is contingent upon verification of Top Secret/Special Compartmental Information (TS/SCI)
Individuals who are currently serving in another branch of service who are willing to become members of the Pennsylvania National Guard.