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Grade: All Grades
* 1.Are you currently serving or have served in the last five (5)years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 2.Please list the title, agency and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to provide proof to meet OPM Approval of your appointment if selected.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 3.I understand that the responses provided in this questionnaire must be fully supported in my online resume. I further understand that my resume must provide detailed descriptions and/or examples of my knowledge, skill, and abilities as required in the vacancy announcement and that my failure to do so, may result in my being rated "Ineligible" or "Not Qualified" for this position.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 4.I understand as a Career Senior Executive Service Members I am required to address only the Mandatory Technical Qualifications (MTQs) and provide a copy of my Standard Form (SF-50) which shows proof of SES Status.
  1. Yes
  2. No
  3. Not Applicable (I'm not a Career SES)


* 5.I understand as a non-Senior Executive Services (SES)Member; failure to address each of the required Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) and Mandatory Technical Qualifications (MTQ's) statements will result in disqualification of my application.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 6.ECQ 1: Leading Change...... Please describe your Ability to bring about strategic change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organizational goals and to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 7.Would you like to add additional information on Leading Change?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Leading Change

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 8.ECQ 2: Leading People...... Please describe your ability to lead people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals and to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 9.Would you like to add additional information on Leading People?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Leading People

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 10.ECQ 3: Results Driven...... Please describe your ability to meet organizational goals and customer expectations and to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 11.Would you like to add additional information on Results Driven?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Results Driven

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 12.ECQ 4: Business Acumen...... Please describe your ability to manage human, financial, and information resources strategically. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 13.Would you like to add additional information on Business Acumen?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Business Acumen

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 14.ECQ 5: Building Coalitions Please describe your ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 15.Would you like to add additional information on Building Coalitions?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Building Coalitions

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 16.Describe your mastery of, and ability to, serve as the principle advisor of a scientific organization in the field of information management and information technology.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 17.Descride your mastery of a variety of information management and technology operations. This includes such things as customer support, portals, cyber security, infrastructure, deployment of new IT products, etc.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 18.Describe your mastery of regulations, policies, and practices governing budgets, contract administration, and personnel.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 19.Describe your ability to effectively communicate in writing.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 20.Describe your ability to represent the organization at high level, highly visible meetings pertaining to information technology matters.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.