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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.
2 Please select response that best describes your experience as it relates to the basic requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have the basic requirements for this position as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the basic requirements as described in the vacancy announcement.

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.
2 Please select response that best describes your experience as it relates to the basic requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have the basic requirements for this position as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the basic requirements as described in the vacancy announcement.

Grade: All Grades

1 Have you at any time received a grant or scholarship under the David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 or otherwise participated in the National Security Education Program (NSEP)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
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.
2 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
3 Do you have experience in the failure analysis of Integrated Circuits, embedded electronics engineering, and/or use of JTAG/Boundary Scan to assist in the developing and/or debugging of hardware/firmware? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have component level circuit board testing and repair? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 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.
6 Please select the response that best describes your knowledge of/experience in conducting digital forensic examinations of computer evidence? Answer to this question is required
  • I have basic working knowledge or have assisted a senior colleague in forensic examinations.
  • I have provided basic support to individuals; prepared evidence; developed minor processes or techniques; detected obvious computer, data, or evidentiary problems; and/or assisted with the execution of a complex examination or analysis.
  • I have conducted forensic examinations; retrieved hidden, deleted, or encrypted information; and copied evidence.
  • I have provided technical guidance to investigative team regarding data and equipment; made recommendations on examination techniques; and ensured the safety of computer evidence in custody.
  • None of the above
7 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.
8 From the following list, please select the statements that reflect your experience with programming and/or algorithmic design. Answer to this question is required
  • Identifying possible reasons for damaged media.
  • Identifying possible recovery methods for damaged media.
  • Using advanced recovery methods to retrieve information in a usable form.
  • Using advanced recovery methods to retrieve information from customized programs, deleted files, and unusual operating systems.
  • Analyzing programs related to data encryption to assist in decryption of files.
  • Detecting computer viruses or destructive programs.
  • Developing new techniques and methods to access evidence.
  • None of the above
9 From the following list, please select the tasks that you have performed on a routine or recurring basis. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducting forensic examinations and analyses of computers and related evidence.
  • Researching, evaluating, and recommending additional resources to facilitate evidence analysis.
  • Developing new techniques and methods to access and maintain evidence.
  • Using advanced recovery methods to retrieve information.
  • Performing complicated data retrievals.
  • Identifying, diagnosing, and correcting problem conditions.
  • None of the above
10 From the following list, select the statements that reflect your experience retrieving and/or duplicating data from various media. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducting examinations of write-protected media.
  • Duplicating copies of fixed digital evidence storage devices.
  • Duplicating copies of removable digital evidence storage devices.
  • Using automatic disk duplicators.
  • None of the above
11 Do you have experience in information technology forensic concepts and principles in an emerging IT area relating to digital data processing, computer intrusions and/or malicious software analysis? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
13 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
    13.1 Which EdVenture Program?
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    • University of Michigan, Dearborn
    • Naval Postgraduate School
    • New York University
    • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Other
    13.1 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