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Grade: 12

1 GS-12 Which answer 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 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
  • I do not meet any of the requirements described above.
YOUR RESPONSE TO THE FOLLOWING BASIC QUALIFICATION QUESTION(S) MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.
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.
2 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience performing network threat and vulnerability analyses to determine operational and security impact (e.g., risk posed to the affected cyber environment)? 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.
3 Which response best describes your highest level of experience implementing marine transportation projects? Answer to this question is required
  • I have planned, implemented and evaluated transportation projects to resolve problems by creating new methods.
  • I have planned and implemented transportation projects that include analysis and adaptation of defined methods.
  • I have implemented transportation projects in compliance with well-defined methods.
  • I completed education or training related to marine transportation, but I have not applied this knowledge in my work.
  • I do not have experience implementing marine transportation projects.
4 Select the cyber security tasks you have performed. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed cyber security plans
  • Made recommendations to senior management on cyber security topics (e.g., plans, applications, policies)
  • Reviewed and/or approved cyber security plans
  • Evaluated the effectiveness of cyber security certification and accreditation plans, documenting deficiencies and recommending corrective action
  • Assessed cyber security support to protect classified and unclassified information and information technology assets
  • None of the above
5 Which tasks have you performed with information related to cyber incidents? Answer to this question is required
  • Exchanged information with stakeholders
  • Documented actions
  • Correlated present and past cyber incidents
  • None of the above
6 Select the response that best describes your highest level of experience assessing and mitigating cyber security problems? 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.
7 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience developing communications to explain implementation plans for new policies and/or management decisions? 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 communications to facilitate participation in program initiatives? 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.
9

Do you have a degree in a cybersecurity or related field?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10

Do you have an information assurance or cybersecurity industry certification?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Which regulations, laws, or policies related to marine transportation have you reviewed and applied in your work? Answer to this question is required
  • Maritime Transportation Safety Act (MTSA)
  • Safety of Life at Sea treaty (SOLAS)
  • Ports, Waterways, and Coastal Security Act (PWC)
  • DOT Regulations
  • International Ship and Port Security Code (ISPS)
  • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
  • None of the above.

Grade: All Grades

1 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
2

I am requesting consideration under Executive Order 13473 as a noncompetitive military spouse based on my marriage to an active duty military member and/or disability or death of my military spouse resulting from active duty service.

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    2.1 Date of marriage to military spouse:
  • No
3 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.
4 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.