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Grade: 13

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Grade: All Grades

1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001). Answer to this question is required
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Ability to perform project management functions.**

Applied knowledge of project management functions and processes to implement digital projects and programs. Applied industry standard project management techniques and processes in the performance of the following: 1) defined the project and developed project plans; 2) estimated and allocated resources; 3) developed schedules and timelines; 4) used computer-based tools such as Microsoft Project or Atlassian Jira to monitor and track progress; 5) worked within deadlines and budget; 6) developed communication plans and communicated with stakeholders; 7) worked and coordinated with project identified problems; and 8) developed and implemented risk mitigation plans. Answer to this question is required
  • Managed multiple complex digital programs and projects and applied industry standard project management techniques and processes in the performance of ALL of the above.
  • Managed multiple complex digital projects and applied industry standard project management techniques and processes in the performance of SIX or SEVEN of the above.
  • Managed a complex digital project and applied industry standard project management techniques and process in the performance of AT LEAST SIX of the above.
  • None of the above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Ability to organize, plan, and track digital projects.**

Planned, organized, developed, carried out, and evaluated a variety of new or enhanced projects for digital conversion, production, and distribution of materials in support of a program that provides digital braille and talking books and magazines. Led and coordinated project team efforts in accomplishing this work. Answer to this question is required
  • Independently planned, organized, developed, implemented and evaluated two or more digital projects for a constituency having specialized requirements such as for the blind or other print disabled individuals which had impact at the agency or institution level. Led and coordinated project team in accomplishing the work involved with TWO (2) OR MORE digital projects.
  • Independently planned, organized, developed, implemented and evaluated at least two or more digital projects which had impact at the agency or institution level. Led a team in accomplishing work involved with AT LEAST TWO (2) digital projects.
  • As part of a team, planned and carried out at least two digital projects. Took a leadership role on AT LEAST ONE (1) team involved in accomplishing the work involved with a digital project.
  • None of the above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Knowledge of complex systems and the application of technology such as integrated library systems, utilities, applications, application development, testing and access methods.

Applied knowledge of complex systems and the application of technology such as integrated library systems, utilities, applications, application development, testing and access methods to manage and develop various software, system applications, or other projects.
Answer to this question is required
  • Independently managed TWO (2) OR MORE complex development projects. Led a multi-functional development team in analysis, design, specification development, documentation, and implementation for a new system or major enhancement to an existing system.
  • Independently managed ONE (1) complex development project. Led a multi-functional development team in analysis, design, specification development, documentation, and implementation for a new system or major enhancement to an existing system.
  • As part of a team, managed AT LEAST ONE (1) OR MORE complex development projects. Participated in a multi-functional development team in analysis, design, specification development, documentation, and implementation for a new system or major enhancement to an existing system.
  • None of the above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Ability to write technical documents.

Drafted complex and specialized documents and instruments using specified formats, elements, and technical language required by the job function. This included targeting the amount, form, depth and level of detail, and content of information to the needs of the receiver/audience.
Answer to this question is required
  • Independently devised and wrote ALL of the following for projects involving digital technologies: project plans, requirements, test plans, use cases, and data scheme analyses for complex application development projects for an organization or a wider audience. Independently wrote new procedural documents and/or documents to explain pre-existing technical procedures to a production team.
  • As part of a team, devised and wrote ALL of the following for projects involving digital technologies: project plans, software requirements, software test plans, use cases, and data scheme analyses for complex application development projects for an organization or a wider audience. As part of a team, wrote new procedural documents and/or documents to explain pre-existing technical procedures to a production team.
  • As part of a team, devised and wrote THREE (3) of the following: project plans, requirements, test plans, use cases, and data scheme analyses for complex application development projects for an organization or a wider audience. As part of a team, wrote procedural documents and documents to explain pre-existing technical procedures to a production team.
  • None of the above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 Ability to interact collaboratively with others at all levels.

Collaboratively worked with others to exchange professional knowledge and develop solutions to common problems.
Answer to this question is required
  • Served as a principal liaison on digital content management topics inside and outside the organization. Established professional relationships with other specialists and contacts to coordinate and share resources and information. Explained technical and specialized information to groups and persons inside and outside the organization with various levels of understanding or knowledge of digital projects and digital lifecycle management topics. Maintained close contact with project partners inside and outside of the organization regarding all aspects of the management of digital content for a library or similar institution. Led efforts to develop common solutions inside and outside of an organization.
  • Developed professional contacts to establish and maintain cooperative work relationships and explained technical or specialized information to groups and persons inside and outside the organization with various levels of understanding or knowledge of digital content management. Led efforts to develop common solutions across stakeholders within an organization.
  • Developed and maintained professional contacts or cooperative work relationships with persons inside and outside the organization and presented information to groups and persons with a similar understanding of digital content management. Participated in efforts to develop common solutions across stakeholders within an organization.
  • None of the above.
11 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
12 Ability to identify and solve problems.

Anticipated, defined, diagnosed, and resolved problems relating to information exchange and prototyping by engaging in the evaluation and comparison of facts to reach a conclusion. This includes the ability to generate and evaluate reasonable alternative solutions or recommendations and the implications of choosing each alternative; to select the most promising alternative; and to commit to action, even in uncertain situations.
Answer to this question is required
  • Independently exercised problem solving skills on MORE THAN TWO (2) occasions and as part of a team on other occasions, defined problem areas, recommended alternative options, and evaluated the usefulness, effectiveness, and cost of the alternative options that impacted an entire government agency or other institution and/or digital media initiative.
  • Independently exercised problem solving skills on ONE (1) OR TWO (2) occasions, and as part of a team for other occasions, defined problem areas, recommended alternative options, and evaluated the usefulness, effectiveness, and cost of the alternative options that impacted an entire government agency or other institution and/or digital media initiative.
  • As part of a team exercised problem solving skills that defined problem areas, recommended alternative options, and evaluated the usefulness, effectiveness, and cost of the alternative options that impacted an entire government agency or other institution and/or digital media initiative.
  • None of the above.
13 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
14 Ability to research and analyze technical issues.

Researched and analyzed issues pertinent to standards and systems for digital library services and collections or comparable digital systems. This also included the willingness to acquire new skills and knowledge by staying current in research and analytical techniques pertinent to digital library services.
Answer to this question is required
  • Independently researched, collected, and analyzed complex data/information for digital projects, including those involving born digital as well as digitized visual materials. Analyzed technical information and manipulated extensive data to achieve desired results. Used results of analysis for making decisions and for preparing reports and briefings on digital projects. Stayed current in research and analytical techniques pertinent to this field.
  • Researched, collected, and analyzed data/information for digital projects, including those involving born digital as well as digitized visual materials. Used results of analysis to prepare reports and briefings on digital projects. Stayed current in research and analytical techniques pertinent to this field.
  • Researched, collected, and analyzed data/information on digital projects. Used results of analysis to prepare reports and briefings on digital projects. Stayed current in research and analytical techniques pertinent to this field.
  • None of the above.
15 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 8000 characters. Answer to this question is required
16 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.)
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
17 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters. Answer to this question is required