This National Guard position is for an IT SPECIALIST (SYSADMIN/CUSTSPT), Position Description Number D1650P01 and is part of the AR ANG 188 ISQ SQ, National Guard.
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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.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience, education or training that has provided a basic knowledge of data processing functions and general management principles that enabled the applicant to understand the stages required to automate a work process.
Experience may have been gained in work such as computer operator or assistant, computer sales representative, program analyst, or other positions that required the use or adaptation of computer programs and systems.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 36 months experience, education, or training that approaches techniques and requirements appropriate to an assigned computer applications area or computer specialty area in an organization.
Experience planning the sequence of actions necessary to accomplish the assignment where this entailed coordination with others outside the organizational unit and development of project controls.
Experience that required adaptations of guidelines or precedents to meet the needs of the assignment.
Experience preparing documentation on cost/benefit studies where is involved summarizing the material and organizing it in a logical fashion.
PLACEMENT FACTORS: Applicants should demonstrate through prior experience the following: (1) Skill in applying IT network development concepts and techniques to provide computer applications which provide optimal functional support for users.
(2) Ability to serve as a team leader or member of special projects and to coordinate and document the work of the team.
(3) Ability to communicate both orally and in writing.
(4) Ability to maintain an up-to-date awareness of technological advances and predict how management can meet future requirements.
(5) Completion of appropriate technical school/CDC course.
INFORMATION ASSURANCE CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Reference: DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance (IA) Workforce Improvement Program, Para C3.2.3.
IA Technical (IAT) Category Training Requirements Within 6 months of assignment of IA duties all military and government civilian IAT personnel must achieve IA Baseline Certification unless a waiver is granted -Individual needs to complete Security+ CE for IAT Level II to meet the minimum requirement.
(Para: AP3.2.4.) -Include a copy of certification if already completed with application.
-New hires' qualification periods begin the date they start in the position (i.e., they must obtain the appropriate certification within 6 months of being assigned IA functions).
-Personnel in technical category positions must be issued and retain an appointing letter to their IA duties including a statement of responsibilities for the system.
A completed copy will be maintained in the individual's personnel record.
-Personnel in technical category positions must maintain certifications, as required by the certifying provider, to retain privileged system access.
-Personnel who are not appropriately qualified within 6 months of assignment to a position or who fail to maintain their certification status shall not be permitted privileged access and may lose their position of assignment if employee fails to attain or return to certified status.