Skip to main content

Grade: 07

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your education or experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 5 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have completed a bachelor's degree and meet the requirements for Superior Academic Achievement. I meet one of the following: (1) class standing as described in the vacancy announcement, (2) a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, as recorded on an official college transcript, or as computed based on courses completed during the final two years of curriculum, or (3) honor society membership.
  • I have one full year of graduate level education.
  • I do not have the education or experience described above.

Grade: 09

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your education or experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 7 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have two years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or Master's degree or equivalent graduate degree (i.e., LL.B. or J.D.).
  • I do not have the education or experience described above.

Grade: All Grades

1 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
2 Are you willing to sign a mobility service agreement and relocate to any location based on the needs of the FBI? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Select the one response that best describes how you satisfy the basic requirements set forth in this announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with at least 20 semester hours in one or more of the following disciplines: computer science, information systems analysis, science/technology, information management, mathematics, computer engineering, or electrical/electronic engineering.
  • I have completed the following technical courses or equivalent: A+ Certification Personal Computer Hardware Course; Network + Certification, CCNA Certification, MCSE Certification; FBI Computer Analysis Response Team (CART) Field Examiner Certification Course.
  • I do not have the education described above.
Please read the definitions for Performance Improvement Plan and Letter of Requirement before addressing the question below. A Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) is a 90-day written developmental plan for an employee whose performance on one or more critical elements is rated "Unacceptable". A Letter of Requirement (LOR) is issued when a supervisor identifies leave abuse and/or when frequent absences negatively impact operations of an office.
4 Are you a current civilian federal employee, on a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) or a Letter of Requirement (LOR)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Please select the response that best describes your most closely reflect IT jobs you have held. Answer to this question is required
  • IT Specialist providing technical support and problem solving to users of stand alone or networked work stations and peripherals.
  • IT Specialist providing user support on enterprise, legacy or large commercial software applications.
  • IT Specialist providing second or third level troubleshooting on operating system, hardware or communication problems.
  • Network Administrator providing site management of servers, LAN, WAN technology and systems.
  • Security Specialist investigating security breaches, unauthorized access to or corruption of enterprise data.
  • IT Training Specialist delivering user training on applications, software, hardware, networks, communications and/or computer security.
  • Internet Specialist developing and maintaining web sites in order to meet user needs in commercial or governmental organizations.
  • Systems Analyst interfacing with users to investigate and document business processes, writing specifications for programmers and testing completed modules or applications.
  • None of the above
6 From the following list, please select the language(s) you have extensive experience in using. Answer to this question is required
  • C/C++
  • Java
  • C#
  • VB/VB.NET
  • Perl
  • Java Scripts/HTML
  • SQL
  • None of the above.
7 Please select the response that best describes your knowledge of applicable laws and regulations pertinent to computer evidence collection. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no knowledge of applicable laws and regulations.
  • I have read books or other materials concerning the laws and regulations pertaining to the examination of digital evidence.
  • I have taken hands-on training concerning the laws and regulations pertaining to the examination of digital evidence.
  • I have applied knowledge of these laws and regulations while collecting digital evidence.
8 From the following list, please select the tasks that you have performed on a routine or recurring basis. Answer to this question is required
  • Acquiring computer-related evidence, seizing physical hardware, and/or copying evidence at the site.
  • Conducting forensic examinations and analyses of computer evidence.
  • Seizing physical hardware.
  • Copying evidence at a search site
  • Ensuring computer evidence is not altered or destroyed in custody.
  • Determining manufacturer of programs or equipment.
  • Establishing hardware and software interfaces, and determining compatibilities.
  • Adapting or modifying commercial programs and equipment.
  • None of the above
9 Please select the response that best describes your experience and knowledge of storage devices and encrypted files? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not retrieved stored information on computer systems, or data from deleted files.
  • I have retrieved stored information on computer systems, but not data from deleted files.
  • I have retrieved data from deleted files, but not stored information on computer systems.
  • I have retrieved data from deleted files and stored information on computer systems.
10 From the following list, please select the task(s) you have performed in digital forensic examination. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducting examinations under the guidance of Federal rules of evidence and agency policies.
  • Drafting oral and written reports.
  • Making recommendations for adopting techniques and methods.
  • Ensuring the orderly flow of paperwork to maintain chain-of-custody of evidence.
  • Inventorying, processing, and/or storing evidence.
  • Copying evidence.
  • None of the above
11 Please indicate your highest level of knowledge of digital evidence collection procedures. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no knowledge of digital evidence collection procedures.
  • I have read books or other materials about digital evidence collection procedures.
  • I have taken hands-on classes relating to digital evidence collection procedures.
  • I have secured digital evidence in accordance with national standards for such collections.
  • None of the above
12 Please select the responses that reflect your experience in communicating technical and non-technical information orally. Answer to this question is required
  • I have chaired various types of organizational meetings.
  • I gave presentations to executive-level management for purposes of obtaining decisions.
  • I gave presentations to large groups (more than 20) within and/or outside my organization.
  • I gave technical presentation to non-technical audiences.
  • I officially represented my organization to outside groups.
  • I explained and defended technical proposals or recommendations to internal or external authorities.
  • None of the above
13 Please select the response that best describes your experience in communicating technical information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not communicated technical information orally.
  • I communicate with vendors to obtain technical information pertaining to equipment/systems.
  • I orally instruct end users on the proper operation of equipment/systems.
  • I have experience with public speaking in front of 10 people or more on technical subjects.
  • I have experience teaching technical classes of one day or more to groups of 10 or more students.
14 Please select the responses that describe your experience in writing different documents. Answer to this question is required
  • User documentation and instructions.
  • Systems Documentation.
  • Policies, guidelines or directives.
  • Operating procedures.
  • Technical proposals.
  • Study or research reports.
  • System or technical specifications.
  • Systems architecture or designs.
  • Statements of work.
  • Requirement documents
  • test plans
  • Procedural documentation
  • Project or organization action plans.
  • FISMA Reports
  • Status Reports
  • Budget Justifications
  • Responses to internal and external requests
  • Briefings to senior-level executives
15 From the following list of writing activities, please identify those you have routinely produced in your employment. Answer to this question is required
  • User documentation for newly developed software.
  • User instructions and guidance material covering other technical subjects.
  • Course materials for use in classroom instruction.
  • Marketing materials to introduce new products or services.
  • Technical specifications for procuring hardware, software or services.
  • Local policies for the IT program.
  • Agency wide policies for the IT program.
  • None of the above
16 From the following list, identify the written documents you have routinely produced. Answer to this question is required
  • FISMA Reports
  • Status Reports
  • Budget Justifications
  • Responses to internal and external requests
  • Briefings to senior-level executives
  • Policy
  • System Security Plan
  • None of the above
17 How did you hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Faith Based Initiatives
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Internet
  • Career Fairs
  • Bill board
  • Newspaper
  • Magazine
  • FBI Recruiter
  • Employee Referral
  • EdVenture Program
    17.1 Which EdVenture Program?
    • State University of New York at Albany
    • Georgia State University
    • Mercer University
    • Delaware State University
    • Fayetteville State University
    • Chicago State University
    • College of Charleston
    • Cleveland State University
    • University of Texas - El Paso
    • Hawaii Pacific University
    • Texas Southern University
    • Florida A&M University
    • Mississippi State University
    • California State University
    • Arkansas State University
    • Kentucky State University
    • University of Miami
    • Tuskegee University
    • Saint Peter's College
    • Virginia Wesleyan College
    • Concordia University
    • Virginia Union University
    • University of Texas - San Antonio
    • Texas State University - San Marcos
    • Cal State University - Sacramento
    • San Diego State University
    • San Jose State University
    • University of Texas - Pan American
    • University of California - Berkley
    • Alabama A & M - Huntsville
    • George Washington University
    • Johns Hopkins
    • Mississippi State University
    • Prairie View A&M University
    • University of Arkansas
    • University of Southern California
    • Savannah State
    • Ohio University
    • Central State University
    • Arkansas Baptist College
    • Wilberforce University
    • Morehouse College
    • Xavier University of Louisiana
    • Alabama State University
    • University of Albany
    • University of Illinois, Chicago
    • Clark Atlanta University
    • California State University, East Bay
    • Morgan State University
    • Jackson State University
    • Virginia Commonwealth University
    • California State University, Fullerton
    • University of Michigan, Dearborn
    • Naval Postgraduate School
    • New York University
    • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Other
    17.1 Please specify where you heard about this position. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • I am currently an FBI Employee.
  • District of Columbia Department of Employment Services