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Grade: 15

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 14 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.
2 Please select the response that best describes your experience in performing analytical tasks. Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzed and recommend alternative approaches to existing systems design, practices, procedures, reports, policies and directives.
  • Analyzed data and information to develop systems designs, practices, procedures, reports, and policies and/or directives.
  • Evaluated effectiveness or existing systems designs, practices, procedures, reports, policies and/or directives.
  • Interpreted and applied existing guidelines to programmatic or systems management issues.
  • None of the above
3 Do you have prior experience personally performing, leading or managing work that involved: Answer to this question is required
  • Policy and Planning: Developing, implementing and ensuring compliance with plans, policies, standards, infrastructures and architectures that establish the framework for the management of all IT programs.
  • IT Security: Planning, developing, implementing and maintaining programs, policies and procedures to protect the integrity and confidentiality of IT systems.
  • Systems Analysis: Consulting with customers to refine functional requirements and translate functional requirements into technical specifications.
  • Applications Software: Translating technical specifications into programming specifications; developing, customizing or acquiring applications software programs and testing, debugging and maintaining software programs.
  • Operating Systems: Installing, configuring and maintaining the operating systems environment including systems servers and operating systems software on which applications programs run.
  • Network Services: Testing, installing, configuring and maintaining networks including hardware (servers, hubs, bridges, switches, and routers) and software that permit the sharing and transmission of information.
  • Data Management: Developing and administering databases used to store and retrieve data and develop standards for the handling of data.
  • Internet: Providing services that permit the publication and transmission of information about agency programs to internal and external audiences using the Internet.
  • Systems Administration: Installing, configuring, troubleshooting and maintaining hardware and software to ensure the availability and functionality of systems.
  • Customer Support: Providing technical support to customers who need advice, assistance and training in applying hardware and software systems.
  • None of the above
4 Please select the response that best describes your experience providing guidance or direction to other technical personnel in accomplishing assigned mission. Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully guided, directed projects, initiatives while performing in the capacity of team leader or project coordinator. I was held accountable for work products, including methodologies for acquisition and management of human and technical resources. Projects included complex advanced systems products. The work required the use of coordinating, coaching, facilitating, consensus-building and planning techniques.
  • I have reported to the supervisor or management on the progress of major projects in progress, or represented a team in dealing with the supervisor in order to secure needed information or decisions regarding work problems.
  • None of the above
5 Please select the response that best describes your previous experience serving as an IT advisor to your organization's management. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing highly complex technical advice to executive level management with regard to the planning, development, design, procurement, implementation, operation and maintenance of IT systems critical to the organization's information requirements.
  • I have experience providing technical advice to management officials regarding issues such as results of audit findings, needed enhancements to current systems and baseline configurations.
  • None of the above
6 Please select the responses that describe your experience in project management functions. Answer to this question is required
  • Identified customers information system requirements
  • Analyzed information systems requirements or environment
  • Designed or conducted analytical studies, cost-benefit analyses, or other research
  • Evaluated, monitored or ensured compliance with laws, regulations, policies, standards or procedures
  • Purchases or contracted for IT services, equipment, products, supplies, property or other items
  • Integrated information systems subsystems
  • Developed information systems testing strategies, plans or scenarios
  • Identified standards or requirements for infrastructure configuration or change management
  • Participated in change controls, such as reviewing configuration change requests
  • Developed or implemented information systems security plans and procedures
  • Ensured appropriate product-related training and documentation were developed and made available to customers
  • None of the above
7 From the following list, please identify those item(s) you have written: Answer to this question is required
  • User documentation and instructions.
  • Systems Documentation.
  • Responses to internal and external requests
  • Policies, guidelines or directives.
  • Operating procedures.
  • Marketing materials to introduce new products or services.
  • Study or research reports.
  • IT Policy and/or standard
  • Agency wide policies for the IT program.
  • System or technical specifications.
  • Systems architecture or designs.
  • Statements of work.
  • Project or organization action plans.
  • Training/instructional materials.
  • Grants proposals or applications.
  • Graduate level thesis (Maters or Ph.D.)
  • None of the above
8 Please select the responses that describe your experience with planning IT projects/initiatives. Answer to this question is required
  • Analysis of the effectiveness of existing systems including the feasibility of pursuing alternatives for improvement.
  • Cost-benefit analyses on which project authorization decisions were based.
  • Detailed project plans including multiple deliverables, dependencies, timelines and key milestones.
  • Project proposals including costs, benefits, timetables and implementation strategies.
  • System specifications and statements of work.
  • Security, architecture and/or program impact assessments.
  • Other documentation necessary to satisfy legal, regulatory and policy requirements.
  • None of the above
9 Please select the response that best describes your experience and/or ability to communicate orally with various levels of employees and management in order to obtain and provide information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have applied communication skills to conduct work activities with internal and external customers as well as co-workers and superiors. I have responded to inquiries regarding non-technical or routine matters.
  • I have expertise in applying communication skills to complex and non-routine issues. I have made informative and persuasive communications in a business setting, including oral presentations on specialized and complex issues. I have typically maintained effective ongoing contacts and working relationships with personnel at various levels throughout the organization as well as external contact.
  • I have discussed and explained technical material that was often controversial or sensitive. I have acted as the main liaison with other departments or organizations.
  • None of the above
10 Please select the response which identifies your highest level of experience in the area of supervision: Answer to this question is required
  • Led a large, complex multi-layered workforce of widely varying occupations and knowledge levels.
  • I have been a second level supervisor to a multi-layered workforce and have supervised other first level supervisors.
  • As a senior expert or advisor served as acting supervisor on occasions, and assisted the supervisor in developing and leading others. Led, directed and motivated team members to accomplish specific projects.
  • I have been a first level supervisor to a large staff, including subordinates, designated team leaders and sub-work groups.
  • I have been a designated team leader to a fixed staff and assisted the first level supervisor in leading a staff.
  • I have no experience in developing, leading, directing and motivating a diverse staff.
11 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
    11.1 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
    11.1 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
12 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required

Grade: All Grades

No specific questions.