Department Of Energy IT Specialist (SYSANALYSIS/APPSW) in Lakewood, Colorado

Department of Energy
1 vacancy in the following location:
  • Lakewood, CO
Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent

Opened Tuesday 11/29/2016 (5 day(s) ago)

** Closes Monday 12/12/2016 (8 day(s) away)

Job Overview

About the Agency

Where would I be working? Western Area Power Administration 12155 W. Alameda Parkway, Lakewood CO 80228

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Responsible for supporting all aspects for the computer applications systems life cycle from requirement definition through the implementation of new features or extended software for IBM Maximo Version 7.1+. Analyzes user requirements and prepares system design documents defining input(s), output(s), and interfaces, based on defined requirements. Develops software in accordance with technical design documents, applicable information technology (IT) standards, and ensures all designs are technically complete and properly represents the policies and objectives of the WAPA maintenance offices.

Travel Required
  • Occasional Travel
  • 5 to 6 days per month
Relocation Authorized
  • No
Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • This employer participates in the e-Verify program
  • See "Other Information" section regarding Selective Service requirements

You must meet all the qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.


A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level (GS-12) in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:

Experience supporting IBM Maximo and designing, developing and support Maximo solutions, such as: Service Requests, Asset Management, Work Order Management, Preventitive Maintnance and Inventory Management.

Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs). Do not provide a separate narrative written statement. Rather, you must describe in your application how your past work experience demonstrates that you possess the KSAs identified below. Cite specific examples of employment or experience contained in your resume and describe how this experience has prepared you to successfully perform the duties of this position. DO NOT write "see resume" in your application!

  1. Knowledge of and skill in applying software design and programming principles, concepts, methods, and standards, including cyber security processes.
  2. Mastery of and skill in: a) applying system and business analysis techniques and b) evaluating solutions and providing recommendation based on user and system impacts and benefits.
  3. Mastery and skill in applying life-cycle system engineering methodology to design, develop and implement new systems or major enhancements to existing systems. "Experience" refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. 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.

You must meet*all*qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

If this vacancy specifically states that certain educational requirements must be met (also known as a "positive educational requirement"), you must provide documentation supporting any education claims in your application. Education must be obtained from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Foreign education must be reviewed by an organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For special instructions pertaining to foreign education and a list of organizations that can evaluate foreign education, see the Department of Education website.


Security Clearance

Public Trust - Background Investigation

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

After each step in the recruitment process, your status will be updated in our application tracking system. Once this happens, if you have elected to receive e-mail updates, you will be notified through your USAJOBS registered e-mail address. If you have not elected for e-mail updates, you can review your current application status in USAJOBS at any time. Please check that your USAJOBS profile contact information is current and correct each time you apply to a job--this will ensure we are able to contact you as quickly as possible.

In addition to changing your status online, we will send you e-mail notifications at each major step in the process, to include: application received, eligible or not eligible, referred or not referred, selected or not selected.


Review our benefits

Telework: Selective Service Registration:

The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Other Information

More than one selection may be made from this vacancy announcement.

Some positions may require completion of a probationary period of up to 1 (one) year.

All males born after December 31, 1959 must abide by laws regarding Selective Service registration. To learn more about this law, visit the Selective Service web page,Who Must Register. If you are not registered and don't have an approved exemption, you will not be eligible for employment with the Federal government.

If selected for this position, your appointment is contingent upon completion of OF-306, Declaration for Federal Employment, during the pre-employment process.

If selected, you will be required to complete a questionnaire and are subject to a criminal background check to determine suitability for Federal employment before appointment.

Upon reporting, and annually thereafter, the selectee may be required to file one or more financial statements and/or a procurement integrity certification. These certifications may be subject to public disclosure.

Salary Range: $90,779.00 to $118,018.00 / Per Year

Series & Grade: GS-2210-13/13

Promotion Potential: 13

Supervisory Status: No

Who May Apply: All U.S. Citizens

Control Number: 457700800

Job Announcement Number: PMA-17-WA-24-DE