This is a Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) position in the Pathways Program.
The program duration is two years.
Upon successful completion of the program and at the agency's discretion, the appointee may be converted to a term or permanent position in the competitive service.
LOCATION: This positions is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Operations (OO), Office of Information Management Technology (OIMT), Information Security Services (ISS), Rockville, Maryland.
The salary listed in the vacancy announcement includes the geographical locality pay.
Additional selections may be made within the same geographical area in Food and Drug Administration.
Refer to: PMF-AO-2018-0873
To be eligible for the Presidential Management Fellows Program, applicants must meet the following requirements: 1. Presidential Management Fellow candidates from the Class of 2018 (STEM).
2. In order to qualify for the Information Technology Specialist (Security), GS-2210-11 , applicants must meet the following Basic Requirement and either of the Minimum Qualifications as follows: A. Basic Requirement: Have IT-related experience demonstrating each of the following four competencies; (1) Attention to Detail - being thorough when monitoring information systems and security and data privacy program activities including reviewing security plans and privacy assessments for sensitive systems; (2) Customer Service - working with stakeholders in coordinating information security and privacy, systems development life cycle actions, technology management, and quality assurance; (3) Oral Communication - providing advice on work methods, practices, and procedures to staff and customers as it relates to information technology; and (4) Problem Solving - applying risk management and assessment techniques to recommend technical solutions to issues affecting IT systems and PII.
B. Qualification Requirements: In addition to the Basic Requirement as stated above, applicants must also meet one of the Minimum Qualifications as follows: Have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade of GS 9 or equivalent band level of responsibility in the Federal service planning and organizing PII system security projects and/or resolving system security weaknesses and providing technical and administrative support as it relates to IT security and privacy policies and procedures.
OR Have a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management or a field that provided a minimum of 24 semester hours in one or more of the fields identified above and required the development or adaptation of applications, systems or networks.
OR Have 3 full years of related progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. in the education fields as stated above.
Note: One year of full-time graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school you attended has determined to represent one year of study.
If this information cannot be obtained from your transcripts, we will consider 18 semester/27 quarter hours to be equal to one year of full-time study.
Experience and education as described above may be combined to meet the minimum qualification requirements.
Experience and education should be computed as percentages of the overall requirements and must equal to 100 percent when combined.