Tag Archives: USAJOBS

OPM Updates Online Federal Job Application Process

The Office of Personnel Management has revamped federal job application tools on the USAJobs website as part of a redesign of the government’s online recruitment portal. OPM said Wednesday new site enhancements are meant to help agency job seekers to review requirements for a position, manage resumes and track the progress of their applications throughout the …

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HHS Seeks New CIO, Deputy Assistant Secretary for IT

The Department of Health and Human Services has launched its search for a candidate who will serve as both chief information officer and deputy assistant secretary for information technology. HHS said in a Feb. 5 notice on USAJobs the selected candidate will craft and implement a five-year strategic plan that seeks …

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Phaedra Chrousos: GSA Eyes FedRAMP, USAJobs Updates

Phaedra Chrousos, a General Services Administration official, has said GSA has started to work with Federal CIO Tony Scott to update the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program four years after the agency created FedRAMP, FCW reported Thursday. “The world changes quickly, and we should reimagine [FedRAMP],” said Chrousos, associate administrator …

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OPM Kicks Off Search for New Chief Info Security Officer

The Office of Personnel Management has begun its search for a new chief information security officer as part of its cybersecurity efforts, Nextgov reported Tuesday. Aliya Sternstein writes the new CISO will report directly to OPM CIO Donna Seymour and oversee the agency’s information technology security policy and security operations …

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National Transportation Safety Board Seeks New CIO

The National Transportation Safety Board has launched its search for a new chief information officer. NTSB said in a USAJobs notice posted Friday the chosen candidate will oversee information resource management and information technology programs at the agency. The CIO role is a Senior Executive Service position and will serve as a key …

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Agriculture Dept Seeks Deputy CIO for Operations, Infrastructure

The U.S. Agriculture Department has kicked off its search for a full-time deputy chief information officer for operations and infrastructure. USDA said in a USAJobs notice that the position is designated as a Senior Executive Service, career-reserved position and requires a top secret-level security clearance and at least 25 percent business …

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HHS Advertising Info Security Lead Post Within SES

The Department of Health and Human Services is accepting applications for the chief information security officer post until Nov. 15, according to a USAJobs post reported by Fedscoop. HHS says the hire will be responsible for implementing a department-wide security awareness training program as well as a role-based training program, …

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VA to Launch Own Job Site

The Department of Veterans Affairs is preparing to debut its own version of USAJobs to launch Nov. 11 that will display job opportunities in the department, “VA for Vets.” The website has an online job search board, self-assessment tools, a resume builder and military skills translator to assist veterans in …

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USAJobs Website Drops Offline After Tech Difficulties

USAJobs recently dropped offline due to what the site called “hardware difficulties.” Federal Computer Weekly reported that the Office of Personnel Management tweeted about the problem, saying that some users experienced “intermittent access problems.” In a following message, OPM said engineers were on-site working to addressing the problems. This is …

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