GAO's work is designed to address four common goals:- to help the Congress address current and emerging challenges to the well-being and financial security of the American people;- to help the Congress to respond to changing security threats and the challenges of global interdependence;- to help transform the Federal government to address national challenges; and- to maximize the value of GAO by enabling quality, timely service to Congress and by being a leading practices Federal agency.To learn more about GAO please visit us on the web at http://www.gao.gov/careers/index.html. This position is located the Government Accountability Office (GAO), Information Systems and Technology Services (ISTS), Engineering and Operations Group (EOG).
EOG is responsible for the design, engineering and day-to-day operations and management of GAO's IT infrastructure.This position is also being announced under the Agency's Merit Promotion Plan for federal employees and non-competitive appointment eligibles.
If you wish to be considered under Merit Promotion or Non-Competitive procedures, you MUST apply under the Merit Promotion announcement GAO-18-ISTS-2210-01-MP.
In addition to possessing the four IT competencies listed above, applicants must also meet the following specialized experience to qualify for this position at the PT-02 band level.
Applicants must possess one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or equivalent band level in the Federal Service or omparable private or public sector experience which has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position and typically in or related to the position to be filled.
Specialized experience is defined as performing network administration tasks including, installing new hardware and software technologies; troubleshooting hardware equipment issues and software errors; assisting with the resolution of network connectivity issues, VTC and telecommunications support techniques, and working with sensitive or classified data in a network environment.NOTE: We recommend that your application clearly show your possession of the specialized experience qualification requirement and the four competencies listed above.
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.
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