IT Specialist (sysanalysis/appw) Job

Western Area Power Administration


As a IT Specialist (sysanalysis/appw), you will provide IT services and support for difficult and complex assignments including systems administration, information security, operating systems, systems analysis, planning and customer support.

This is not a remote position.

The selectee will be required to be physically present at one of the following duty location(s):

  • Lakewood, CO
  • Loveland, CO
  • Folsom, CA
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Watertown, SD
  • Billings, MT
  • Montrose, CO

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. If you are minimally qualified for this job, your responses to the self-assessment questions (True/False, Yes/ No, Multiple Choice questions) will be evaluated and you will be placed into one of three pre-defined quality categories under Category Rating procedures. These categories are “Best Qualified”, “Well Qualified”, and “Qualified. 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.

Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):

  • Configuration Management
  • Customer Service
  • Data Management
  • Systems Integration

Application of Veterans’ Preference: If you are a preference eligible candidate, you will be listed at the top of whichever quality category your rating places you in. CP/CPS veterans are placed at the top of the highest category for all positions except professional and scientific positions at GS-9 and higher.

Career Transition Assistance Programs: To receive selection priority for this position, you must: 1) meet the eligibility criteria; and 2) be rated “well-qualified”, which is defined as scoring in the Well Qualified category (or higher).

You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date (01/16/2024) of this announcement.

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