Office of the Director of National Intelligence Seal

17302 - Security Project Coordinator - GS-13

Maryland-Montgomery County

*** OPEN UNTIL FILLED: This announcement will be
open until the position is filled. Cut off points are scheduled in two-week
increments. After each cut-off point, all compliant applications received during the previous two weeks will be reviewed for consideration.***

Component Mission

The mission of the National Counterintelligence & Security Center is to lead and support the counterintelligence and security activities of the US Government, the US Intelligence Community, and US private sector entities who are at risk of intelligence collection, penetration or attack by foreign and other adversaries.
Major Duties and Responsibilities (MDRs)

• Contribute to the management and coordination of security projects by researching, writing/editing, collaborating on, and performing the initial review of time-sensitive information, correspondence, papers, policy, and briefing materials in response to taskings and action items from internal and external sources.

• Perform as a subject matter expert, advisor, and responsible for managing and executing the ODNI's foreign ownership, control or influence (FOCI) and National Interest Determinations (NIDs) program.

• Prepare comprehensive written reports documenting assessment findings and recommendations by analyzing information and data submitted by US Government agencies requesting NID determinations from the DNI. Prepare complete NID packages for ODNI Senior Executive review and signature.

• Participate in strategic planning, policy development, and resource management to support FOCI policies to ensure compliance with the National Industrial Security Program.

• Participate in relevant IC working groups, conferences, and other public forums to share information relative to ODNI's security policies and programs and to elicit information and expertise on policies in support of the protection of facilities and information.

• Review and evaluate US Government security standards and ODNI policies to ensure appropriate protections for national security information are reflected, based on current technologies, capabilities, and conditions.

• Review and develop responses to e-mail, correspondence, action items, and taskings; monitor response progress, coordination and collaboration; track progress against actions from internal and external sources.

• Contribute to the development of processes to monitor the dissemination of information, continually improving and maintaining suspense database systems; maintain records in compliance with regulations and sensitive compartmentation.

• Coordinate work activities, assignments, and projects with managers internal to the ODNI and across the IC to ensure their understanding and the effective completion of initiatives and requirements.

Mandatory and Educational Requirements

• Knowledge of the ODNI, IC, and USG agencies' mission, organization, collection, and production responsibilities, as well as ODNI and IC administrative policies, procedures, and authorities.

• Knowledge of Industrial Security guidelines and the National Industrial Security Program.

• Demonstrates exceptional sound judgment, professionalism, and composure, even in highly challenging or sensitive situations to promote a positive image of the IC.

• Research, evaluate, and integrate data and information to identify creative and workable solutions for very difficult and ambiguous problems; draws on evaluations and interpretations to form sound conclusions and identify reasonable, logical solutions.

• Oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with key stakeholders throughout the IC and U.S. Government.

• Ability to prepare correspondence, activity reports, executive summaries, communications, presentations, and briefing materials.

• Interpersonal, organizational, and problem solving skills, including the ability to develop working relationships and networks with internal and external managers and staff.

• Ability to work effectively with ODNI leaders in a highly active, fast-paced, and demanding organization.

Applicants from Federal Agencies outside the IC, please visit www.dni.gov and search the vacancy number for directions on how to apply to this vacancy.
What To Expect Next

The most highly qualified candidates will be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. We expect to make a selection within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. Due to the large number of applications received, applicants will be contacted ONLY if they have been selected for an interview.

Other Information

The ODNI is an equal opportunity employer and abides by applicable employment laws and regulations.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: The ODNI provides reasonable accommodations to otherwise qualified applicants with disabilities. IF YOU NEED A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Intelligence Community Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Office Representative by classified email at DNI-EEOD-RA-ACF@exchange.cia.ic.gov, by unclassified email at DNI-EEOD@dni.gov, by telephone at 703-874-8360, by TTY at 703-874-8554, or by FAX at 703-874-8651. Your request for reasonable accommodation will be addressed on a case-by-case basis. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO THE EEOD EMAIL ADDRESS. THIS EMAIL IS FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS ONLY. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION VIA THE EMAIL ADDRESS PROVIDED IN THE 'HOW TO APPLY' SECTION ABOVE.

Employees must obtain permission through written endorsement from your employing IC element. Please contact your agency's Joint Duty Program Office for internal nomination procedures.
If the employing element nominates an employee for the joint duty rotational assignment; it will notify that employee and the joint duty program manager will forward the application package to an appropriate official of the gaining element.
Any application submitted directly by an IC employee to the gaining element will not be considered.

In accordance with ICS 601-01, all elements will accept a JDA application package that includes the items listed below. No additional written application, nomination, or procedural requirements will be imposed. The standard JDA application package includes:
a. A brief (two-page limit) candidate resume or biographical summary;
b. A short narrative describing the applicant's qualifications (general and specific) for the joint duty assignment;
c. An employing element nomination/endorsement

ODNI Recruitment Team A

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