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Insider Threat Investigations Analyst

Defense Security Service Arlington, VA
  • Expired: July 11, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Insider Threat Investigations Analyst
##### Department of Defense
Defense Security Service
##### Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency
- ##### Open & closing dates
07/09/2019 to 07/22/2019
- ##### Service
- ##### Pay scale & grade
GG 13
- ##### Salary
$99,172 to $128,920 per year
- ##### Appointment type
- ##### Work schedule
2 vacancies in the following location:
Arlington, VA
##### Relocation expenses reimbursed
##### Telework eligible
Yes as determined by agency policy
- Duties
### Summary
The incumbent serves as the technical expert in the
multidisciplinary fields of CI, security, information assurance,
force protection, work place violence, law enforcement, and related
subject matter areas as they pertain to insider threat.
Learn more about this agency
### Responsibilities
The incumbent serves as a hybrid insider threat analyst for the DoD
Insider Threat Management and Analysis Center (DITMAC),
Counterintelligence (CI) Directorate, Defense Counterintelligence
and Security Agency (DCSA).
As an Insider Threat Investigations Analyst you will be responsible
for the following duties:
- Establish new or innovative procedures to resolve issues by
applying generally accepted counterintelligence, security, cyber
security, human resources, law enforcement, and other relevant
functional methodologies.
- Extract and organize metrics and statistical data related to
Insider Threat issues.
- Assist in the evaluation of potential insider threat indicators
surfaced during the conduct of personnel security investigations
and/or other law enforcement inquiries.
- Prepare and conduct oral briefings to senior officials.
### Travel Required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
##### Supervisory status
##### Promotion Potential
- #### Job family (Series)
1801 General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance
- Requirements
### Conditions of Employment
- Must be a US citizen
- Male born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective
- Resume and supporting documents received by 11:59PM EST will be
- This is a Drug Testing designated position
- Position is a (DCIPS) position in the Excepted Service under
U.S.C. 1601
- OVERTIME: Occasionally
- TOUR OF DUTY: Flexible
- PCS (Permanent Change of Station): Not Authorized
- TELEWORK ELIGIBILITY: This position is telework eligible
- Incumbent must possess the legal and personal qualifications to
operate passenger type motor vehicles.
- The incumbent is subject to a counterintelligence-scope
polygraph examination upon request by competent authority
### Qualifications
The experience described in your resume will be evaluated and
screened from the Office of Personnel Management's (OPMs) basic
qualifications requirements. See:\#url=Group-Standardsfor
OPM qualification standards, competencies and specialized experience
needed to perform the duties of the position as described in the
MAJOR DUTIES and QUALIFICATIONS sections of this announcement by
Applicant must have directly applicable experience that demonstrates
the possession of the knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies
necessary for immediate success in the position. Qualifying
experience may have been acquired in any public or private sector
job, and will typically be demonstrated by working at, or
immediately below the level of the job being advertised, for a year
or more. The previous work experience must clearly demonstrate the
application of the particular competencies/knowledge, skills, and
abilities necessary to successfully perform the duties of the
Specialized experience required for this position is: Knowledge of
research and analytical techniques as applied to difficult and
complex assignments in security, law enforcement, and
counterintelligence analysis, in particular experience reviewing and
interpreting Insider Threat related data and reporting, determining
the proper course of action to mitigate identified risk and tracking
actions through resolution.
Specifically you will be evaluated on the following competencies:
1. Problem Solving
2. Accountability
3. Decision Making
4. Information Analysis
5. Influence/Negotiating
Please review the Required Supporting Documents Link at:
### Education
Substitution of education may not be used in lieu of specialized
experience for this grade level.
### Additional information
DCSA, as a newly designated Defense Agency is undergoing a
multi-year transformation that includes a significant expansion of
predecessor agencies' authorities and responsibilities. Mission
accretion and associated growth in personnel and resources requires
deliberate coordination and planning across operations and support
activities to achieve effective outcomes while simultaneously
establishing and integrating new activities, initiatives and
projects. The new organization will be comprised of nearly 13,000
government and contractor personnel operation throughout the United
States and overseas supporting stakeholders across the federal
Employees Serviced by DLA: Civilian Federal employees who receive
human resources servicing through the Defense Logistics Agency DO
NOT need to submit supporting documentation if applying through
merit promotion. Your record in Electronic Official Personnel Folder
(eOPF) will be used to verify your eligibility. It is your
responsibility to ensure the required documents are in your eOPF for
verification purposes. If your documents are not in eOPF, you must
submit them to the announcement you are applying for at time of
application. Failure to submit all of the documents on time will
result in automatic disqualification.
All current and former Federal employees must submit a copy of your
latest SF-50 showing your tenure, grade and step, and type of
position occupied (i.e., Excepted or Competitive).
In accordance with DoD Instruction 1400.25, Volume 2005, veterans
preference is not required to be applied when considering candidates
with prior Federal competitive or excepted service who have
completed a probationary or trial period and have not been separated
for cause. Therefore, veterans preference will not be applied to
applicants with current federal service, or former federal civilian
service meeting the above criteria.
Please review the General Application Information and Definitions
Other Notes:
Applicants selected from this announcement may be required to serve
a two-year trial period.
If selected, Federal employees currently serving in the competitive
service must acknowledge that they will voluntarily leave the
competitive service by accepting an offer of employment for a DCIPS
excepted service positions.
If selected, non-DCIPS candidates must acknowledge in writing that
the position they have been selected for is in the excepted service
and covered by DCIPS.
Selection under this appointment authority does not confer civil
service competitive status.
All current and former Federal employees must submit a copy of your
latest SF50 (Notification of Personnel Action) showing your tenure,
grade and step, and type of position occupied (i.e., Excepted or
Competitive); or similar Notification of Personnel Action
documentation, i.e., Transcript of Service, Form 1150, etc.
### How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the
qualifications above.
Once the application process is complete, your resume and supporting
documentation will be used to determine whether you meet the job
qualifications listed on this announcement. If you are minimally
qualified for this job, your resume and supporting documentation
will be compared to your responses on the Occupational
Questionnaire. If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your
application materials, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may
be excluded from consideration for this job If you are found to be
among the top candidates, you will be referred to the selecting
official for employment consideration.
### Background checks and security clearance
##### Security clearance
Sensitive Compartmented Information
##### Drug test required
##### Position sensitivity

Defense Security Service


Arlington, VA
22204 USA