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Grade: 12
Please answer the following questions.

* 1.Please select the response that best describes your experience as it relates to this position.
  1. I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 11 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  2. I do not have the experience described above.


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


Grade: 13
Please answer the following questions.

* 1.Please select the response that best describes your experience as it relates to this position.
  1. I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 12 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  2. I do not have the experience described above.


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


Grade: All Grades
* 1.Do you have experience in system design and implementation of wireless communications systems and associated equipment?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 2.Please select all telecommunication equipment you have used.
  1. Telephone/Cellular Phone
  2. Secure Telephone
  3. Facsimile
  4. Secure Facsimile
  5. HF Radio
  6. Satellite Communications
  7. Pager
  8. Secure Video Teleconferencing
  9. None of the above


* 3.Have you had experience coordinating the provision/delivery of telecommunications services such as: radio and telephone (including cellular), pagers, speaker phones, voice mail, etc; data communications involving digital transmission between computers, facsimile stations, or video communications like teleconferencing?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 4.Please select the response that best describes your knowledge and experience in the area of standards for land mobile communications systems (e.g. LMR, P25, Trunking, radio networking protocols).
  1. I have routinely applied my knowledge and skill in standards for land mobile communications systems (e.g. LMR, P25, Trunking, radio networking protocols) on the job.
  2. I am aware of the standards process as it would apply to land mobile radio, but have had no direct involvement.
  3. I have not been exposed to such a process.
  4. None of the above


* 5.Please select the types of communications systems you have operated.
  1. Telephone consoles
  2. Facsimile machines
  3. Data systems
  4. Radio equipment
  5. Pagers
  6. None of the above


* 6.Do you have experience in system design, development, installation and maintenance of large scale Radio Frequency (RF)-based and/or Internet Protocol (IP)-based radio communication systems?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 7.Do you have working knowledge of radio frequency (RF) systems and/or cellular telephone technology?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 8.Do you have knowledge of Circuit Analysis, Antenna Theory and Communications System Security?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 9.Do you have experience with HF, VHF, UHF, LMR systems, including voice and data hybrid networks?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 10.Do you have experience with system (telecommunications/Land Mobile Radio) testing as it pertains to analysis of results and fault diagnosis?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 11.Please select the responses that best describe your experience with telecommunications and network services.
  1. Information Technology Field
  2. Telecommunications Field
  3. Systems Administrator
  4. Customer Service
  5. Data Entry Clerk
  6. Engineer Technician
  7. Analyst
  8. Word Processor
  9. Teacher
  10. Electronics Technician
  11. None of the above


* 12.Please select the telecommunications equipments you have used:
  1. Secure Telephone
  2. Facsimile
  3. Secure Facsimile
  4. HF Radio
  5. Satellite Communications
  6. Pager
  7. Video Teleconferencing
  8. None of the above


* 13.Please select the responses that describe your experience with the types of systems you have managed the installation.
  1. Local Area Networks
  2. Wide Area Networks
  3. Hirsch Systems
  4. Video Security Systems
  5. Radionics Systems
  6. Electronic Security
  7. Land Mobile Radio Systems
  8. Professional Media Services
  9. UHF VHF and Microwave radio
  10. Telecommunications (Telephone)
  11. Microwave radio
  12. Security electronics
  13. Encryption equipment
  14. Access control systems
  15. Intrusion detection systems
  16. Video Teleconferencing Systems
  17. Wireless communications
  18. None of the above


* 14.Do you have experience in system design, development, installation and maintenance of large scale Radio Frequency (RF)-based and/or Internet Protocol (IP)-based radio communication systems?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 15.Do you have extensive knowledge of radio frequency (RF) design and engineering theory, and have demonstrative knowledge in the design and implementation of modern spread spectrum modulation techniques as they pertain to RF communication systems?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 16.Please select the response which best describes your ability to communicate orally with various levels of employees and management in order to obtain and provide information.
  1. I have interacted primarily with individuals, such as receiving and acting upon instructions from my supervisor/instructor or helping a customer/visitor find information.
  2. I have interviewed, or conferred with others to obtain or verify information; and explained non-technical procedures to others.
  3. I have given short presentations at briefings or meetings (e.g. staff meetings, small project work group meetings, meetings with fellow team members)
  4. 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.
  5. None of the above


* 17.Please select the response that best describes your ability to communicate effectively in writing.
  1. Under the guidance and/or assistance of others, I have produced written communications within a work area requiring some original composition of a routine nature. Written material consisted mostly of communicating basic ideas, procedures or regulations.
  2. Working independently, I have produced written communications within a work area requiring original composition of a routine nature. Written material consists of small or routine reports, responses to inquiries, as well as communicating basic ideas, procedures or regulations.
  3. I have demonstrated experience in writing communications, reports or documents that provide instructions, request information and /or set out factual data. Material was prepared without benefit of a standardized format and was normally disseminated outside the work area assigned.
  4. I have experience in copying information from one document to another, preparing correspondence from model letters and paragraphs, and format letters or other documents.
  5. None of the above


18.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)?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 19.Please provide the city and state where you were born.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 20.How did you hear about this position?
  1. Faith Based Initiatives
  2. Television
  3. Radio
  4. Internet
  5. Career Fairs
  6. Bill board
  7. Newspaper
  8. Magazine
  9. FBI Recruiter
  10. Employee Referral
  11. EdVenture Program

        BRANCHED: 1.Which EdVenture Program?
    1. State University of New York at Albany
    2. Georgia State University
    3. Mercer University
    4. Delaware State University
    5. Fayetteville State University
    6. Chicago State University
    7. College of Charleston
    8. Cleveland State University
    9. University of Texas - El Paso
    10. Hawaii Pacific University
    11. Texas Southern University
    12. Florida A&M University
    13. Mississippi State University
    14. California State University
    15. Arkansas State University
    16. Kentucky State University
    17. University of Miami
    18. Tuskegee University
    19. Saint Peter's College
    20. Virginia Wesleyan College
    21. Concordia University
    22. Virginia Union University
    23. University of Texas - San Antonio
    24. Texas State University - San Marcos
    25. Cal State University - Sacramento
    26. San Diego State University
    27. San Jose State University
    28. University of Texas - Pan American
    29. University of California - Berkley
    30. Alabama A & M - Huntsville
    31. George Washington University
    32. John Hopkins
    33. Mississippi State University
    34. Prairie View A&M University
    35. University of Arkansas
    36. University of Southern California
    37. Savannah State
    38. Ohio University
    39. Central State University
    40. Arkansas Baptist College
    41. Wilberforce University
    42. Morehouse College
    43. Xavier University of Louisiana
    44. Alabama State University
    45. University of Albany
    46. University of Illinois, Chicago
    47. Clark Atlanta University
    48. California State University, East Bay
    49. Morgan State University
    50. Jackson State University
    51. Virginia Commonwealth University
    52. California State University, Fullerton
    53. University of Michigan, Dearborn
    54. Naval Postgraduate School
    55. New York University
    56. North Carolina A&T State University
  12. Other

        BRANCHED: 1.Please specify where you heard about this position.

       Maximum length of 250 characters.
  13. I am currently an FBI Employee.
  14. District of Columbia Department of Employment Services






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