General Experience: Must Have 36 months of Experience in the following: Performing data processing functions Applying general management principles Using automated work processes Working as a computer operator or assistant, computer sales representative, program analyst, or similar position IN ADDITION TO Attention to Detail – Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail. Oral Communication – Expresses information (for example, ideas or facts) to individuals or groups effectively, considering 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. Intermediate to Mastery level knowledge of advanced IT cybersecurity, methods, standards, and practices sufficient to develop and interpret policies, procedures, and strategies governing the planning and delivery of services. Intermediate to Mastery level knowledge of procedures for developing technical and operational support documentation. Specialized Experience: GS-11 grade level: One year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-9 grade level in the federal service). Specialized experience includes: conducting systems security evaluations and reviews of policy enforcement practices to ensure secure information systems reliability and accessibility; serve as a technical expert and focal point for the installation and configuration of classified hardware and software; analyze, evaluate, and recommend hardware/software changes to various classified computer systems; possess Information Assurance Management Level 1 Certification. GS-12 grade level: One year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the federal service). Specialized experience includes: developing procedures and conducting systems security evaluations, audits and reviews of policy enforcement practices to ensure secure information systems reliability and accessibility; serve as a technical expert and focal point for Information Technology (IT) security and information assurance policies, planning, programs, initiatives, certification and accreditation; evaluates and assesses vulnerabilities of classified network and application server hardware/software, and peripheral network equipment; possess Information Assurance Management Level 2 Certification.
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