This position is located in the Division of Risk Management Supervision, IT Security & Support Section of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and provides support in the areas of ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, data and outsourced systems/services that manage FDIC data.Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.
Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g.
Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic, religious spiritual; community; student, social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Additional qualifications information can be found here.Applicants must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the grade 13 level in the Federal service.
Specialized experience is experience planning, coordinating and implementing IT security strategies and programs to ensure protection of IT assets and infrastructure.
Experience may include defining objectives, interpreting policies and effect on program needs, risk assessments and testing security controls, leading and/or developing IT security initiatives.You must have Information Technology (IT)-related experience which demonstrates proficiency in each of the following competencies:• Attention to Detail - Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail.• 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.• 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.• Problem Solving - Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations.There is no substitution of education for the experience for this position.Applicants eligible for ICTAP (Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program) must achieve a score of 80 "well qualified" for this position.
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All United States Citizens.
(Applicants with status or those eligible under special hiring authorities, should apply under FDIC merit promotion 2017-HQ-1123 announcement.
However, if you desire consideration also under this public non-status announcement, you must apply to both.
Status applicants are current permanent Federal employees in the competitive service and former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility.)