Website National Institute of Standards and Technology
This standard allows eligibility through meeting either the requirements specified in the section titled Education or the requirements specified in the section titled Experience.
Education: All academic degrees and coursework must be from accredited or pre-accredited institutions
Undergraduate or Graduate Education: Degree in computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management or degree that provided a minimum of 24 semester hours in one or more of the fields identified above and required the development or adaptation of applications, systems or networks.
Experience must be IT related; the experience may be demonstrated by paid or unpaid experience and/or completion of specific, intensive training (for example, IT certification), as appropriate. For all positions individuals must have IT-related experience demonstrating each of the four competencies listed below. The employing agency is responsible for identifying the specific level of proficiency required for each competency at each grade level based on the requirements of the position being filled.
1.Attention to Detail – Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail.
2.Customer Service – Works with clients and customers (that is, any individuals who use or receive the services or products that your work unit produces, including the general public, individuals who work in the agency, other agencies, or organizations outside the Government) to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations; knows about available products and services; is committed to providing quality products and services.
3.Oral Communication – Expresses information (for example, ideas or facts) to individuals or groups effectively, taking into account the audience and nature of the information (for example, technical, sensitive, controversial); makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others, attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately.
4.Problem Solving – Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations.
In addition to the basic requirements, applicants must have one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalents to at least the GS-9 level (ZP-II at NIST). Specialized experience is defined as experience: installing, configurating, deploying, maintenance, and administrating WebLogic Server or Tomcat. Ability to script in Unix C, ksh, bash or similar scripting languages as evidenced by having experience writing scripts as part of regular duties. Experience working with AWS, CD, CI, Docker, containers, Ansible, Ansible Tower, Ansible playbooks, and GitLab as part of regular duties. OR
3 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree
Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree ZP-2210-IV
In addition to the basic requirements, applicants must have one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalents to at least the GS-12 level (ZP-III at NIST). Specialized experience is defined as experience installing, configurating, deploying, maintaining, and administering WebLogic Server and Tomcat. Ability to script in Unix C, ksh, bash or similar scripting languages as evidenced by having experience writing scripts as part of regular duties. Experience administering AWS, CD, CI, Docker, containers, Ansible, Ansible Tower, Ansible playbooks, and GitLab as part of regular duties. Knowledge of coding in Java as evidenced by having experience writing or debugging scripts as part of regular duties.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done. We will credit all qualifying volunteer experience in your application. The qualification requirements in this vacancy announcement are based on the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook. Applicant Reconsideration
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