1+ months

Supervisory IT Specialist (INFOSEC)

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
DC, District of Columbia 20549
  • Payrate
    $134,453 To $225,274
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) supports the Commission and staff of the SEC in all aspects of information technology. The Office has overall management responsibility for the Commission's IT program including application development, infrastructure operations and engineering, user support, IT program management, capital planning, information security, and enterprise architecture. The Office operates the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval (EDGAR) system, which is the primary means by which public companies and other entities file with the Commission. EDGAR electronically receives, processes, and disseminates more than 700,000 filings every year. The Office provides free public access to the filings via SEC.gov website.

This position is in the Office of Information Technology located in the Washington DC office.

If selected, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for developing, maintaining and providing technical support for the Commission's EDGAR system; and supporting the agency's overall mission to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.


•Providing day-to-day management and technical direction for the EDGAR system, a large complex public facing system. Overseeing planning, design, development, testing and deployment of all software releases.
•Providing technical expertise and recommendations for software issues to technical and non-technical individuals. Single point of accountability for system security, on time delivery of rule based software enhancements, and quality deliverables.
•Overseeing technical teams of developers, technical leads, project managers, and business systems analysts; and oversight of contract resources. Carrying out supervisory duties, such as performance management, training, awards, and recruitment.
•Developing, managing, and coordinating large, long term, multi-disciplinary project plans.
•Developing and maintaining the program budget from execution through the capital planning. Assisting SEC leadership with completing budget requests and justifications. Conducting research to prepare future budgetary needs.
•Leading all matters relating to assessing and meeting technology needs of EDGAR, including planning, defining requirements, setting expectations, collaborating with technical teams, and implementing technical solutions.
•Providing expert advice and guidance on the most challenging issues or problem areas concerning the Commission?s electronic disclosure system information technology needs.
•Analyzing system processes, providing benchmarks of related IT tools that are considered the best-in-class in industry and Government, and establishing appropriate performance measures.
•Assuring full discussion of risk and issues with stakeholders. Conferring and negotiating with support functions, resolving controversies as they arise, and assisting in determining course of action.


Qualifications All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. BASIC REQUIREMENT: Applicant must possess IT related experience demonstrating each of the four competencies: 1. Attention to Detail 2. Customer Service 3. Oral Communication 4. Problem Solving MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT: In addition to meeting the basic requirement, applicants must also meet the minimum qualification requirement below: SK-15: Applicant must have IT-related experience that demonstrates your ability to perform as a Supervisory IT Specialist (EDGAR Software Development Manager) AND at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS/SK-13 level (1) managing large scale information systems development and modernization efforts, while maintaining the system security posture; (2) managing software developers, technical leads, project managers, and business systems analysts; (3) managing multi-million dollar IT contracts and contract resources; (4) setting priorities and managing expectations among competing goals and objectives; (5) overseeing the design, development and testing of software releases; and (6) coordinating large, detailed project plans across multiple resource pools.


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