Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGER, CG-2210 - 14 in Washington, District Of Columbia

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • 1 vacancy - Washington DC, DC
Work Schedule is Competitive Service, - Permanent, Full-Time *Announcement closing date has been extended by 1 week and will close 10/31/16.

Opened Friday 10/7/2016 (17 day(s) ago)

** Closes Monday 10/31/2016 (7 day(s) away)

Job Overview

About the Agency

This position is located in the Office of Complex Financial Institutions, Organizational Planning and Resource Management, Washington, DC of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and provides guidance to management officials regarding the Corporation's security mission, awareness, priorities and implementation approaches.

Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.

  • Provides guidance and assistance to OCFI senior management and personnel on all facets of information security.

  • Develops and implements OCFI’s security and privacy policies and procedures related to resolution plans.

  • Manages the day-to day operations of OCFI's IT projects with respect to any security initiatives/privacy portfolio.

  • Assesses Corporation technology and IT industry direction, and legislative and oversight agency actions to determine if program changes or new initiatives are required within the office.

  • Manages application-specific security awareness and training. Ensures periodic training is obtained by appropriate staff on specific security roles and general access control practices.

  • Undertakes research so as to offer current and credible expertise on security and privacy issues.

  • Assists Information Security and Privacy Staff (ISPS) and/or office management in responding to GAO, OIG, and other third party inquiries.

  • Collaborates with the Division of Finance, Corporate Management and Control and other organizations external to the division, particularly on issues that are sensitive and have office implications.

Travel Required
  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional overnight travel may be required
Relocation Authorized
  • Yes
  • Relocation expenses are authorized
Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • Registration with the Selective Service.
  • Completion of Confidential Financial Disclosure may be required.
  • Employment Conditions

Qualifying experience may be obtained in the Private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g. Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic, religious/spiritual; community; student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Additional qualifications information can be found here click here.

CG-14 Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the CG-13 in the Federal service. Specialized experience is experience leading IT security information program initiatives; implementing business-specific security and privacy practices as directed; developing security and privacy policies and procedures; conducting risk assessments of security-related functions; coordinating security-related IT programs with managers and customers and experience serving as a subject matter expert on IT compliance and security-related issues.


(In addition to the minimum qualification requirements, IT positions must meet the below Basic Requirement):

You must have Information Technology (IT)-related experience which demonstrates proficiency in each of the following competencies:

  • 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.

Applicants eligible for CTAP (Career Transition Assistance Program) or ICTAP (Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program) must achieve a score of 80 or higher in the online assessment to be determined “well qualified” for this position. For more information,click here

There is no substitution of education for the experience for this position.

High Risk Position - Background Investigation (BI) required.

Security Clearance

Public Trust - Background Investigation

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

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If selected, you may be required to serve a probationary period.

Salary Range: $118,364.00 to $195,843.00 / Per Year

Series & Grade: CG-2210-14/14

Promotion Potential: 14

Supervisory Status: No

Who May Apply: * Vacancy has been amended to change the way applicants will be evaluated from Cat Rating to Direct Hire All US Citizens Applicants with status or those eligible under special hiring authorities, should apply under FDIC MP VA# 2016-HQ-0568. However, if you desire consideration also under this public non-status announcement, you must apply to both. Status applicants are current permanent Federal employees in the competitive service and former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility.

Control Number: 452898600

Job Announcement Number: 2016-HQD-0566