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Grade: 53

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 Are you a current CFPB employee? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 How did you find out about this job? Answer to this question is required
  • Recruitment/Outreach Event
    2.1 Please provide the name of the event Maximum length of 100 characters.
  • Indeed
  • Google
  • GlassDoor
  • Simply Hired
  • DCjobs.com
  • LinkedIn job board
  • LinkedIn outreach
  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Contact by BCFP Recruiter
    2.1 Please provide the name of the recruiter that provided the information Maximum length of 100 characters.
  • cfpb.gov/jobs
  • BCFP Employee Referral
    2.1 Please provide the name of the referral that provided the information Maximum length of 100 characters.
  • BCFP Student Ambassador
    2.1 Please provide the name of the ambassador that provided the information Maximum length of 100 characters.
  • USAjobs
  • University job board/career center/faculty outreach
    2.1 Please provide the name of the school you attend. Maximum length of 100 characters.
  • Other
3 Are you currently serving or have served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to meet OPM Approval of your appointment if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
Specialized Experience: To qualify at the CN-53, you must have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the CN-52 level in the Federal service (For qualification purposes, the CN-52 is broadly equivalent to the GS-12 level). For this position, specialized experience is defined as experience:

• researching, analyzing and interpreting financial regulations, laws, practices or procedures; AND
• conducting reviews or analyses and developing recommendations; AND
• training, developing or mentoring others; AND
• communicating legal, regulatory or technical financial subjects to senior management through both oral presentations and written reports.
4 Do you meet the specialized experience listed above? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Are you commissioned as a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) Examiner through successful completion of the Examiner Commissioning Program (ECP); OR commission from one of the following: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC); Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB); Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC); National Credit Union Association (NCUA); or the former Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Select the choice below that reflects your highest level of experience in working with or performing examinations, audits, investigations, assessments, tests or similar reviews of financial services companies OR the financial affairs of other business organizations.  Check only one: Answer to this question is required
  • 1. I hold an examiner commission from FRB, OTS, NCUA, CFPB, OCC, FDIC OR hold a CPA, CIA, CRMA, CISA and/or CDISC OR have routinely served as the examiner-in-charge (or equivalent leadership role) OR routinely functioned as a team leader or formal supervisor with the duties of reviewing work conducted by other employees performing complex examinations, audits, etc., as listed above, including drafting narrative reports of findings and presenting findings to management or board of directors. To be considered complex, the examination, audit, etc. must involve an institution with multiple product lines or result in significant findings such as formal or informal enforcement actions.
  • I have more than once functioned as the examiner-in-charge (or equivalent leadership role) OR functioned as a team leader or formal supervisor with the duties of reviewing work conducted by other employees performing complex examinations, audits, etc., as listed above, including drafting narrative reports of findings and presenting findings to management or board of directors. To be considered complex, the examination, audit, etc. must involve an entity with multiple product lines or result in significant findings such as formal or informal enforcement actions.
  • I have participated in multiple complex examinations, audits, etc., as listed above,including drafting narrative reports of findings and presenting findings to management or board of directors. To be considered complex, the examination, audit, etc. must involve an entity with multiple product lines or result in significant findings such as formal or informal enforcement actions.
  • None of the above.
7 Select the response(s) that reflect(s) your experience working with, examining, auditing, investigating, assessing, testing or similarly reviewing various financial products or services. Check all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience working with various financial products, such as mortgages, credit cards, automobile financing, retail lending, and/or insurance products, investment products, securities, and/or various deposit products which helped me increase my knowledge of lending principles and consumer protection laws.
  • I have experience working with various financial services, such as mortgage underwriting, mortgage origination, mortgage servicing, general underwriting guidelines and practices, debt collection, credit reporting, foreclosures and/or loss mitigation services, which helped me increase my knowledge of lending principles and consumer protection laws.
  • I have experience evaluating the risks to consumers for non-traditional (i.e., other than a 30- year, fixed-rate mortgage with a 20% down payment) mortgage products (e.g., adjustable rate mortgages, reverse mortgages, mortgages requiring mortgage insurance, balloon loans, negative amortization loans, interest-only loans, low doc loans).
  • I have experience calculating deposit yields and deposit yields earned (APYs and APYEs).
  • I have experience calculating various loan terms, loan amortization schedules on variable and/or fixed interest rate products, APR's, etc.
  • None of the above.
8 I have experience working for financial services companies OR with the financial affairs of other business organizations with various ownership structures, regulatory oversight structures, or management oversight structures.  Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 I have experience working for financial services companies OR with the financial affairs of other business organizations with various ownership structures, regulatory oversight structures, or management oversight structures.  Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Read the list below; select the response(s) that best reflect(s) your experience working with or examining, auditing, investigating, assessing, testing, or similarly reviewing, the applicable Federal consumer financial laws. Check all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) that is related to lending activities including the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions (FACT) Act.
  • I have experience with the SAFE (Secure and Fair Enforcement) Mortgage Licensing Act.
  • I have experience with lending activities such as reviewing loan application information, appraisal notice requirements, adverse action notices, spousal signatures, credit report fees, etc.
  • I have experience with the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA; Reg X).
  • I have experience with the Homeowners Protection Act.
  • I have experience with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
  • I have experience reviewing with the Truth in Lending Act.
  • I have experience reviewing with the Electronic Funds Transfer Act (Reg E) that are related to lending and deposit activities.
  • I have experience with the Truth in Savings Act (Reg DD).
  • I have experience with the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act-Privacy of Consumer Financial Information (Reg P).
  • None of the above.
11 Select the response(s) that reflect(s) your experience working with or participating in an examination, audit, investigation, assessment, test or similar review of financial services companies OR the financial affairs of other business organizations. Experience might be as an internal compliance officer conducting internal reviews. Check all that apply.  Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience developing and presenting findings and recommendations to senior management.
  • I have experience scoping an examination, audit, etc. as listed above.
  • I have experience conducting transactional testing for an examination, audit, etc. as listed above.
  • I have experience writing reports to reflect conclusions and findings.
  • None of the above.
12 Which of the following best reflects your highest level of experience drawing conclusions based on an analysis of information? Answer to this question is required
  • With some assistance and under close supervision, I have identified the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • I have participated on a team that was responsible for identifying the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • I have independently identified the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • I have led others charged with identifying the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • None of the above.
13 Select the response(s) that reflect(s) your experience managing others work and developing others. Check all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience planning, prioritizing, and delegating work tasks.
  • I have experience providing mentoring, coaching, and providing feedback to assist other employees.
  • I have experience leading a team to complete an examination, audit, investigation, assessment, test or similar review of financial services companies OR the financial affairs of other business organizations.
  • I have experience overseeing the training and development plan for a staff who conducts examinations, audits, investigations, assessments, tests or similar reviews of financial services companies OR the financial affairs of other business organizations.
  • I have set goals, milestones, and timetables for project activity.
  • I have coordinated goals, timetables and activities with other teams working on related projects.
  • I have mediated or resolved conflicts, differences, or problems between self and other project/ team members
  • None of the above.
14

Choose the response that most accurately reflects your highest level of experience with respect to managing multiple concurrent priorities, developing project plans for complex bank risks and supervisory issues, and implementing effective methods that improve processes.

Answer to this question is required
  • I have independently managed concurrent priorities and occasionally developed project plans for bank risks and supervisory issues.
  • I have independently managed multiple, concurrent priorities and have served as a technical expert on developing project plans for complex bank risks and supervisory issues.
  • I have experience in one, but not both, of the following areas: managing concurrent priorities or developing project plans for bank risks and supervisory issues.
  • I have followed the priorities set by my supervisor or more senior staff and have assisted with project plans for bank risks and supervisory issues.
  • None of the above.
15 Have you frequently edited other employees' work and provided feedback and approval of written products? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
16 Choose the statement that best describes your highest level of experience building support for ideas and initiatives with key project stakeholders inside and outside the organization. Answer to this question is required
  • Under close supervision, I have built support for ideas and initiatives with key stakeholders inside and outside of the organization.
  • I have independently built support for ideas and initiatives and the results were included in major recommendations made by others.
  • I have independently built support for ideas and initiatives and the results were successfully implemented.
  • I have independently built support for ideas and initiatives and then initiated or terminated programs myself.
  • None of the above.
17 Choose the statements that describe your experience producing the following written communications. Answer to this question is required
  • I have composed complex correspondence or other written work such as manuals, management reports, or professional articles.
  • I have developed comprehensive materials for briefings, meetings, or conferences for agency leaders, Congress, the media, and general public.
  • I have drafted policy and procedural material for dissemination to field personnel or operating departments.
  • I have drafted reports, memoranda, and correspondence for approval by higher-level officials.
  • None of the above.