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Vacancy Details

Grade: 13

1 GS-13: To meet the Qualifications Requirements for Information Technology Specialist, GS-13, select the option that best describes your experience background: Answer to this question is required
  • I have 1 YEAR OF SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE equivalent to the GS-12 level that demonstrated accomplishment of computer project assignments that required a wide range of knowledge of computer requirements and techniques and provided the specific knowledges, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of THIS POSITION.
  • I do not meet the specialized experience requirement described above.

Grade: All Grades

1 I have the following training or experience with computer reporting and/or programming systems: Answer to this question is required
  • I have run standard reports on large systems.
  • I have developed ad hoc reports via standard systems.
  • I have developed reports or programs via Microsoft Access.
  • I have run ad hoc reports using either Crystal Reports or Business Objects.
  • I have used programming languages such as SQL, C++ or Java.
  • I have experience with database development using Oracle, SQL, Lotus Notes or Microsoft Access.
  • None of the above.
2

Select the responses that describe your experience with new or existing application software using the Agile Scrum Methodology.

Answer to this question is required
  • Designing new applications software
  • Documentation of new or existing applications software
  • Development of new applications software
  • Modification of existing applications software
  • Testing of new or existing applications software
  • Installation of new applications software
  • Implementation of new applications software
  • Support of new or existing applications software
  • None of the above.
3 Please select the programming languages that you have developed in enterprise-wide IT applications. Answer to this question is required
  • PowerBuilder
  • PL/SQL and TSQL
  • C/C++
  • Java
  • Visual Basic
  • C#
  • Delphi
  • AJAX
  • XML
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • I do not meet any of the choices above
4 Do you provide technical assistance in the development of internal program logic? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Assess business processes and develop potential software solutions to meet program or customer needs. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training that included business case scenarios or projects specifically focused in this area, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely, and I have trained others in performance of this task and (or) others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
6

Select the responses that describe your experience with software development projects in a technical organization using the agile Scrum Methodology.

Answer to this question is required
  • I have identified customer application software needs.
  • I have evaluated potential software solutions as they relate to customer needs.
  • I have developed and established functional requirements.
  • I have created and provided software requirements to the developer for production.
  • I have evaluated customer satisfaction post-software production and resolved any resulting issues and/or complaints.
  • I do not have any of the above experience.
7 I have made formal or informal presentations in the following settings: Answer to this question is required
  • Before decision-making groups
  • To advisory groups
  • In international meetings
  • At public meetings
  • During focus groups
  • At professional meetings or conferences
  • During workshops
  • At training or orientation sessions
  • I do not meet any of the choices above
8 Select the responses that describe your experience responding to technical issues identified by management. Answer to this question is required
  • I have collected technical information for management.
  • I have analyzed technical information for management.
  • I have prepared written reports and documents for management.
  • I have made recommendations to management.
  • None of the above.
9 I have performed the following project management tasks: Answer to this question is required
  • Tracked performance measures
  • Developed budget requirements
  • Planned program accomplishments
  • Developed project descriptions/output plans
  • Developed work and operating plans
  • Reported on status of projects, activities, and budgets
  • I do not meet any of the choices above
10 Select the contract management tasks that you have performed: Answer to this question is required
  • Written a scope of work
  • Prepared an independent cost estimate
  • Prepared a budget plan
  • Reviewed proposed contract work plans
  • Evaluated performance schedules/milestones
  • Reviewed funding requests
  • Approved payments
  • Monitored outputs/deliverables
  • Resolved issues/conflicts with a contract officer or contractor
  • Closed out and archived a project
  • Served as Project Officer or Contracting Officer's Technical Representative
  • None of the above
11 Please look at the qualification requirements (both experience and/or education) that are stated in this vacancy announcement. Does your resume clearly contain this information in order to determine you are qualified for the position? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 For each position listed on your resume, did you include the position title, company, salary, weekly hours worked, and your actual beginning and ending dates of employment? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Have you reviewed the vacancy announcement "How to Apply" and required documents section to determine what supplemental material that you must provide? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No