United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM):|
USSTRATCOM combines the synergy of the legacy nuclear command and control mission with responsibility for space operations, cyberspace operations, global strike, Defense Department information operations, surveillance and reconnaissance and combating weapons of mass destruction.
This dynamic command gives National Leadership a unified resource for understanding of specific threats around the world and the means to respond to those threats rapidly.
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Military service member's "Statement of Service" will be accepted up to 120 days prior to separation date IF a terminal leave form or DD214 cannot be provided.
The "Statement of Service" must be signed by, or by direction of, the adjutant, personnel officer, or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin, your rank, dates of active duty service, the Type of Discharge and Character of Service (i.e. honorable).
WHO MAY APPLY:
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You MUST have one or more identified eligibilities in order to be considered.
**Air Force is not responsible for erroneous eligibilities you list or fail to list**
Air Force Employee (Current, Permanent, Competitive Service, Career/Career-Conditional Employee)
U.S. Citizenship Required
Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid
May require an extensive background investigation
This is a designated drug testing position
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The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a command headquarters level program analyst planning, organizing, and determining necessary policies, regulations, directives, programs, doctrine, and procedures for the establishment and maintenance of assigned command missions.
Performs, under general administrative supervision, planning and requirement work in support of one or more command programs, such as information operations (IO); nuclear planning; space operations; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR); global strike; and missile defense.
Supports development and coordination of DoD Joint operating and warfighting integration concepts in the assigned area of responsibility (AOR).
Collaborates with a broad range of agency experts and decision makers to plan, design and develop performance requirement and future architectures.
Performs a board range of military requirements analysis entailing unique problems, creativity, innovative use of techniques, advanced approaches, and/or technologies.
Independently applies fact finding, investigative techniques and procedures to evaluate and predict the ability to support assigned projects, studies, or problems.
Provides technical and advisory support assistance on an entire project and/or major phases for board and varied operations.
Attends meetings, conferences, briefings, and seminars related to program planning, advanced technologies and support system concepts.
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At least one (1) year specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade next lower grade (GS-11) or equivalent level. Specialized experience is experience that equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
Examples of specialized experience include knowledge of a wide range of qualitative and quantitative techniques for analyzing and measuring the effectiveness, efficiency and productivity of administrative and technical programs that affect the mission, organization and work processes throughout SRATCOM, such as Space Situational Awareness & Command and Control, Space protection, Space Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance, missile warning, deployment, mobilization, PPBE, acquisition or similar operations.
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(TIG) Requirement for General Schedule (GS) Positions:
Applicants must have served at least 52 weeks at the GS-11 or higher grade (or equivalent in an alternate pay system) within the Federal Civil Service to be considered for referral.
The purpose of TIG restrictions is to prevent excessively rapid promotions in competitive service GS positions and to protect competitive principles.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
Knowledge of a board range of military operations analysis techniques and possession of analytical abilities.
Knowledge of quantitative and qualitative techniques and methods used to develop, adapt, modify, and apply models to resolve problems or define and clarify alternative solutions.
Skill to negotiate and/or defend findings and program support concepts.
Ability to lead study teams; originate new ideas, projects, and methodologies; and execute projects and/or studies with established financial and/or time constraints.
Ability to develop and utilize appropriate data collection techniques and design, build, and use models and simulation techniques.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; negotiates complex issues; and maintains good working relations.
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE
Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work.
You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY?
provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional
education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying.
ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Work my occasionally require travel away from the normal duty station on military or commercial aircraft.
The employee may be required to work other than normal duty hours, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.
Recall to duty may be a requirement of this position.
Overtime and/or emergency overtime may be required.
This position is designated by the Air Force as a testing designated position under the drug-testing program.
It is mandatory for the incumbent to refrain from the use of illegal drugs and misuse of prescription medication.
If requested, the incumbent must submit to urinalysis testing.
Military space, deterrence, and/or cyberspace operations experience is highly desirable.
Incumbent may be required to acquire and retain Top Secret Clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information access.
Position may include additional program security requirement in order to fully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.
If so, incumbent must be willing to submit to a Counter Intelligence Polygraph and mandatory drug testing.
Your latest resume will be used to determine your qualifications.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed and compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire.
Applicants, who disqualify themselves, will not be evaluated further.
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Benefits of Working for the Federal Government -
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Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service.
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Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP):
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To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at 8
or above on the rating criteria for this position.
Employed Annuitants (Reemployed Annuitants)
: Applicants in receipt of an annuity based on civilian employment in the Federal Service are subject to the DoD Policy on The Employment of Annuitants. Click
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: Recruitment and/or retention incentives may or may not be used.
Current Federal Civilian employees
may apply for temporary and term positions and if selected, a break in service of at least three (3) calendar days may be required prior to appointment to the position.
Temporary and Term Appointments:
If you are selected for a temporary or term position, your appointment may be extended to the maximum period allowed by law without further competition.
This announcement may result in a 90-day register that may be used to fill like vacancies for 90 days after the closing date. Applicants may be referred for consideration as vacancies occur.
: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.
HOW TO APPLY:
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To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:
1. Your Résumé
2. A complete Occupational Questionnaire
3. Additional Required Documents (see Required Documents section below)
The complete Application Package
be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Thursday, February 07, 2013
To begin the process, click the
button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account. Follow the prompts to complete the occupational questionnaire. Please ensure you click the
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button at the end of the process.
To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, click
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This Vacancy ID is 835923. Fax your documents to
If you cannot apply online:
1. Click the following link to view and print the questionnaire
View Occupational Questionnaire
2. OPM Form 1203-FX must be provided to show your responses to the occupational questionnaire.
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3. Fax all required documents to
. Your OPM Form 1203-FX will be the cover page for your fax transmission.
The numbering on the OPM Form 1203-FX will not match the Occupational Questionnaire.
Section 25 of the Occupational Questionnaire restarts with number one, so when entering your responses please continue regardless of number sequence.
This issue has been identified and will be resolved as soon as possible. Applicants are responsible for ensuring their responses are transferred accurately.
It is the applicants responsibility to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume) is received, accurate and submitted by the closing date.
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The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement.
If selected, you will be required to submit the following documents to substantiate your eligibility and/or qualifications. A list of required documents for all eligibilities may be located
- If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy. Your resume may be submitted in any format. For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). Resumes that do not contain this information will be marked as insufficient and applicants may not receive consideration for this position.
SF50, DD214, Proof of Disability, Certification of Job Readiness, etc.
if qualifying based on education or positive education series
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for the official cover sheet to print.
The fax number is 478-757-3144
Ensure all submitted documents contain your full name, address, phone number and last four digits of your social security number.
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