Job Posting for MISSION ASSURANCE OFFICER - IT PROGRAM SUPPORT at Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Summary The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) Chief Operating Officer (COO) administers the Director of National Intelligence (DNI's) vision and direction to the ODNI enterprise. This includes synchronizing policy, plans, procedures, and cross-functional issues. The COO oversees all ODNI business operations, including such areas as human resources, diversity & inclusion, finance and budget, information technology, security, facilities, and information management. Responsibilities Ensure that intelligence supporting Continuity of Operations, Continuity of Government and Enduring Constitutional Government is available and shared with all appropriate IC personnel. Develop and disseminate ODNI's COOP strategic communications plans and related documentation including contingency plans, operational plans, and other plans that contribute directly to synchronized operations, planning, and exercise support. Serve as IT Program Support Officer at an alternate location providing IT and communications readiness support. Provide highly specialized technical, operational, and maintenance support to include, but not limited to, utilities, security, other ancillary systems, and any other ad hoc requirements that may arise. Ensure site readiness and compliance with continuity communications directives/policies and COMSEC requirements. Research, maintain and develop continuity communications management and/or program evaluation plans, procedures, and methodology. Coordinate applicable strategic and operational planning documents. Provide recommendations of resources (staff, funding, and equipment) required to support varied levels of continuity communications operations. Plan, coordinate, and participate in internal and inter-agency committees, forums, educational classes, awareness campaigns and special events. Plan for and serve during deployments for National Security Emergencies, National Security Special Events, IC and ODNI national continuity alerts and activations, exercises, crisis incidents, incident management responses, and other national response and operations initiatives. This position is subject to recall 24/7/365, operational shift work to conduct continuity and emergency management operations, which may require irregular work hours, work at locations other than the official duty station, and may include duties other than those specified in the employee's official position description. Requirements Conditions of Employment Applicants may be considered for this position as a reimbursable detailee, if endorsed by the employing agency. Applicants must have current TS/SCI clearances with polygraph or have the ability to obtain one. The ODNI does not conduct polygraphs or provide security clearances for detailees. Qualifications Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, oversight, and guidance to the effective management of complex projects; demonstrated ability to manage and mitigate risks, assess customer requirements, identify dependencies, and develop responsive project plans; demonstrated ability to estimate costs and other resources using quantitative analysis to project requirements. Demonstrated depth in Telecommunication Services tradecraft including accountability for IT equipment and advanced knowledge of CIA and Intelligence Community (IC) IT infrastructure and systems. Proven ability to operate, maintain, and administer an IT facility. Ability to identify needs and requirements, and develop processes improvements and planning documents with recommendations for implementation. Knowledge of resiliency focused activities in continuity, risk, emergency management, watch operations, capabilities integration and/or test, training and exercise programs. Demonstrated ability to communicate, both oral and in written, complex information in a clear, concise manner that is targeted to and meets the needs of diverse audiences with different perspectives and objectives. Ability to make decisions and manage competing priorities, schedules, risks, stakeholder requirements and interdependencies on a variety of technical, resource, and organizational issues, even in ambiguous or high-pressure situations. Ability to work effectively in a team or collaborative environment with a diverse group of people from different backgrounds, perspectives and skillsets. Willingness to be recalled around the clock for continuity and emergency management operations. Knowledge of ODNI, CIA and IC regulations and standards, including Information Security (INFOSEC) and Communications Security (COMSEC), to protect Agency data, systems and IT infrastructure. Ability to elicit information on complex technical problems from non-technical officers for use in diagnosis, analysis, and resolution of problems. Ability to lift up to 75 pounds when supporting installations or special requirements. Ability to climb ladders, stoop, bend, and reach for extended periods of time. Desired Requirements This position requires a Full Scope Polygraph This Position is located outside of the WMA. Contact Hiring Manager for information. Considerable knowledge of IT tools, methodologies and technologies. Considerable knowledge of IT industry, trends, and developments. Basic knowledge of Project Management concepts and principles. Familiarity with Tactical Radio communications. Knowledge of SATCOM, SATCOM terminals, VSAT Networks. Experience working with IC elements in working groups, forums, task forces, etc. Education Additional Information Job Interview Travel: Candidates from outside the Washington, D.C., area may be selected for a telephone, teleconference, or in-person interview. If selected for an in-person interview, any travel or lodging will be at the applicant's personal expense. A current Federal Government employee, selected for a detail, will be assigned to the position at his or her current grade and salary. A current Federal Government employee, selected for a detail, will be assigned to the position at their current grade and salary. Reasonable Accommodations: The ODNI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. 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