Skip to main content

Vacancy Details

Grade: 13

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 Where did you learn about this Department of the Treasury job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • FedExperience website
  • USAJOBS website
  • Career Connector Notification
  • Community Organization
  • Employment Office (Federal/State or Local)
  • Friend/Relative
  • Job Fair, Conference, or Convention
  • Magazine
  • Newspaper
  • Public Notice or Service Announcement
  • Radio/TV
  • School, College, Counselor
  • Vacancy Announcement Posting
  • Professional Organization
  • Diversity Organization
  • LinkedIn
  • Other
If your application is incomplete, for example not providing the information or examples as requested or stating please see resume, N/A, etc. OR if a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your description of experience and/or education, your application will be marked ineligible and receive no further consideration for this announcement.
2 Are you currently serving or have you served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    2.1 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
3 Are you currently serving or have you previously served in a Schedule A Appointment with 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 agency approval of your appointment, if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
Specialized experience: For the GS-13, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:
Experience in designing, developing, testing, and implementing IT applications specific to cyber security; AND
Experience with Java Programming, Scripting using a language such as Python or Perl and developing in UNIX/Linux environment; AND
Experience with Data Analysis/Parsing, Regex, and ETL implementation; AND
Experience with agile Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) with strong focus on unit testing, functional testing, continuous integration, continuous delivery, DevOps, distributed version control system, and agile methodologies.
4 Do you meet the Specialized Experience as stated in the Vacancy Announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
In addition to meeting specialized experience, for all positions, individuals must have IT-related experience demonstrating proficiency in each of the four competencies listed below.

Attention to Detail - Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail.
Customer Service - Works with clients and customers (that is, any individuals who use or receive the services or products that your work unit produces, including the general public, individuals who work in the agency, other agencies, or organizations outside the Government) to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations; knows about available products and services; is committed to providing quality products and services.
Oral Communication - Expresses information (for example, ideas or facts) to individuals or groups effectively, taking into account the audience and nature of the information (for example, technical, sensitive, controversial); makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others, attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately.
Problem Solving - Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations.
5 Do you have IT-related experience demonstrating the four competencies listed above documented in your resume? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Do you have demonstrated experience with Big Data environments and tools , such as Hadoop, Flume, Splunk, and Hunk? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    6.1 Please give the dates/resume reference when you gained this experience. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
7 Select all Web Development technologies in which you have experience. Answer to this question is required
  • html
  • javascript
  • css
  • jquery
  • ajax
  • javascript web frame work like Node.js or Angular.js
  • Python web framework like Django, MongoDB
  • Java
  • C/C++
  • None of the above
8 Do you have experience with SAN and NFS Data Storage? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Do you have experience with database technology and experience with a major database tool such as Oracle, SQL, or MongoDB . Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Do you have experience with project management software to document and track project implementation? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Do you have experience as a cyber-security subject matter expert capable of assessing an environment and preparing analysis and recommendations for senior management personnel? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Which of the following best describes your highest level of experience designing, developing, and testing new programs (including web-based programs)? Answer to this question is required
  • Developing and integrating multi-platform development tools and best practices for the organization. Analyzes, defines, develops, and implements the organizations software design, development, and testing strategies.
  • Knowledge of multiple COTS software to adapt the software applications to the needs of multiple or diverse environments. Using the knowledge of multiple toolkits to lead the evaluation of delivery tools and platforms and to provide recommendations.
  • Diagnosing and documenting software problems for a specific environment. Assists in developing test parameters for preliminary software evaluation.
  • Assisting in software development and testing for a specific platform. Performs simple modifications to existing programs.
  • None of the above.
13 Which of the following BEST describes your role in conducting analysis of user needs, developing requirements, and developing systems or system modifications to meet these needs? Check all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducted functional requirements analyses business application or system needs.
  • Performed process engineering requirements analyses for a business application or system need.
  • Analyzed and refined unique or experimental software requirements.
  • Translated complex systems requirements into applications prototypes.
  • Planned and designed systems architecture where little or no precedent exists.
  • None of the above.