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Vacancy Details

Grade: 11

1 GS-11 - Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-09 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement
  • I have completed 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education OR possess a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree
  • I have a combination of graduate level education beyond the first 2 years of progressive graduate study and specialized experience that together meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements described above.

Grade: 12

1 GS-12 - Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-11 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement
  • My experience does not match the choice above.

Grade: 13

1 GS-13 - Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement
  • My experience does not match the choice above.

Grade: All Grades

YOUR RESPONSES TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.
1 Which of the following responses BEST represents your performance rating? Answer to this question is required
  • I received the highest rating attainable and received a performance award under my organizations performance appraisal system on a performance appraisal received within the past 5 years and it was in a related position.
  • I received the second highest rating attainable and received a performance award under my organizations performance appraisal system within the past 5 years and it was in a related position.
  • I received a performance award under my organizations performance appraisal system on a performance appraisal received within the past 5 years in a related or unrelated position.
  • I do not meet any of the performance rating described above.
2 Which of the following BEST represents your awards history? Awards include sustained superior performance awards, special act or achievement awards, meritorious civilian service awards, quality step increases, and other equivalent awards. Letters of commendation and appreciation are NOT creditable. Answer to this question is required
  • I received an award(s), such as those defined above, within the past 5 years for service, accomplishments, or initiatives in a related position.
  • I received an award(s), such as those defined above, more than 5 years ago for service, accomplishments, or initiatives in a related position.
  • I have not received any awards.
3 Date of marriage to military spouse:
4 The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees. If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the HR Office. Are you currently, or have you been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch? If yes, please provide appropriate documentation in your application package to provide proof of your current or most recent political appointment. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Which of the following best describes your experience with conducting evaluation and oversight of OMB Exhibit 300 Major Investment and Exhibit 53 Non-Major Investment submissions for information management and/or information technology (IM/IT) related systems, projects or programs. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
6 Select the Information Technology (IT) management activities you have performed. Answer to this question is required
  • Strategic planning
  • Capital planning and investment control
  • Policy and standards development
  • None of the above
7 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience explaining Information Technology governance issues to customers and stakeholders? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
8 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience developing governance related to information technology (IT)? Answer to this question is required
  • I developed IT Governance services/processes from a set of specific requirements outlined by a supervisor.
  • I recommended new/major changes to existing IT Governance services/processes based on business and technical requirements.
  • I managed the development of new IT Governance services/processes based on business and technical requirements.
  • None of the above.
9 I have monitored the work of others to ensure Information Technology (IT) Governance best practices were followed. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
10 I have provided advice and guidance to senior management on the proper application of Information Technology (IT) capital planning techniques in the context of a results-based organization. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
11 Which statement best describes your experience with preparing capital investment plans to support the organization’s mission? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this task.
  • I have successfully performed this task at the branch level or equivalent.
  • I have successfully performed this task at the division level or equivalent.
  • I have successfully performed this task at the office Director level or equivalent.
  • I have successfully performed this task at the agency level or equivalent. I am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • I have successfully performed this task across multiple agencies. I am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
12 Which budget analysis tasks have you performed? Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzed budget estimates for accuracy
  • Identified imbalances among program areas
  • Eliminated duplication of administrative functions
  • Reconciled estimates with current levels of expenditures
  • Reconciled estimates with anticipated changes in programs and/or staffing levels
  • Reviewed budget requests for adherence to instructions
  • Negotiated desired budget additions/deletion with program managers or financial staff
  • Negotiated to determine the amount and timing of funding and staffing allowances
  • Developed budgetary actions for budget formulation and execution
  • Developed budget estimates for multi-year programs
  • None of the above
13 Which tasks have you performed related to budgets? Answer to this question is required
  • Coordinating all phases of budget development
  • Presenting a proposed budget to management for approval
  • Monitoring budget expenditures
  • Reporting to upper management on the status of expenditures
  • None of the above
14 Do you have experience creating or recommending resource proposals for inclusion in the Federal Budget process? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15

Do you have experience in applying Capital Planning and Investment Control procedures and policies to major and non-major IT investments?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No