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Grade: 12

1 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience at the CT/GS-11 level as described in the vacancy announcement? Note: Applicants must have specialized experience directly-related to the position being filled and must be clearly described in your resume. Answer to this question is required. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 13

1 Do you meet the specialized experience requirement for this CT-13 position as listed in this vacancy announcement? (See section "Qualifications Required" of the vacancy announcement to read the specialized experience requirement.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 14

1 Do you meet the specialized experience requirement for this GS/CT-14 position as listed in this vacancy announcement? (See section "Qualifications Required" of the vacancy announcement to read the specialized experience requirement.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: All Grades

1 Select the statement that best describes your highest level of practical experience in the areas of network design and system operations. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in the areas of network design and system operations.
  • I have had education or training in the areas of network design and system operations but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in the areas of network design and system operations as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in the areas of network design and system operations and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • I have led a team responsible for network design and system operations, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in this regard.
2 Select the statement that best describes your experience in review and assessment of information security. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in review and assessment of information security.
  • I have had education or training in review and assessment of information security but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of information security as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of information security and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this area.
  • I have led a team responsible for review and assessment of information security, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in this area.
3 Select the statement that best describes your experience in review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning.
  • I have had education or training in review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning but have not yet performed it on the job
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • I have led a team responsible for review and assessment of systems capacity and performance planning, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in these areas.
4 Have you reviewed and assessed a cyber security incident or threat or an automated system malfunction? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Do you have experience using information security principles to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems and its information? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Do you currently maintain one or more of the following professional certifications in the system safeguards and IT field?  (check all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP)
  • Certified Data Center Professional (CDCP)
  • Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (COEIT)
  • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
  • Certified Authorization Professional (CAP)
  • Certified Security Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
  • Certified Functional Continuity Professional (CFCP)
  • Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP)
  • Business Continuity Certified Planner (BCCP)
  • Business Continuity Certified Lead Auditor (BCCLA)
  • Disaster Recovery Certified Specialist (DRCS)
  • None of the above.
7 Select the statement that best describes your highest level of experience in working with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in working with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities.
  • I have had education or training in working with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • . I have practical experience in working with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities as part of a team and under supervision.
  • . I have practical experience in working with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • I have led a team responsible for dealing with the business and IT sides of technologically complex entities, and/or have provided training or guidance to others regarding such work.
8 Select the statement that best describes your highest level of practical experience planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems. Answer to this question is required
  • . I have no education or practical experience in planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems.
  • . I have had education or training in planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems as part of a team and under supervision.
  • . I have practical experience in planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • . I have led a team responsible for planning, conducting, or reporting on compliance or management control reviews of complex electronic systems, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in this regard.
9 Select the statement that best describes your experience in review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit.
  • I have had education or training in review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • I have led a team responsible for review and assessment of enterprise risk management or internal audit, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in these areas.
10 Select the statement that best describes your experience in review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance.
  • I have had education or training in review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in these areas.
  • I have led a team responsible for review and assessment of systems development methodology and/or quality assurance, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in these areas.
11 Select the statement that best describes your experience in review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management.
  • I have had education or training in review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this regard.
  • I have led a team responsible for review and assessment of configuration management and/or change management, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in these areas.
12 Select the statement that best describes your experience in the area of business continuity and disaster recovery planning. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in the areas of business continuity and disaster recovery planning.
  • I have had education or training in the areas of business continuity and disaster recovery planning but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in the areas of business continuity and disaster recovery planning as part of a team and under supervision.
  • . I have practical experience in the areas of business continuity and disaster recovery planning and have worked independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee, in this area.
  • I have led a team responsible for business continuity and disaster recovery planning, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in this area.
13 Do you have any experience in the financial services industry or in government oversight of the financial services industry. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
14 Do you have experience working in a team atmosphere. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 Select the statement that best describes your ability to communicate effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management. Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education or practical experience in communicating effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management.
  • I have had education or training in communicating effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have practical experience in communicating effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management, as part of a team and under supervision.
  • I have practical experience in communicating effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management, and have done so independently, with minimal supervision by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have led teams responsible for communicating effectively concerning technical matters, both orally and in writing, with both technical staff and non-technical individuals including senior management, and/or have provided training or guidance to others in this respect.
16 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand, if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled; I may be denied an appointment; or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand any information I give may be investigated. I understand I will not be considered for employment if I do not respond "Yes" to this certification item. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No