Army National Guard Units IT SPECIALIST (SYSADMIN) in Indianapolis, Indiana
THIS IS AN INDIANA NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION This position is part of the IN USPFO, Indiana National Guard under Position Description Number D1618000. If you would like the complete list of duties, please contact the POC of this announcement.
Develops, modifies, and tests overall system backup and recovery strategies for assigned systems.
Serves as a technical focal point for the installation and configuration of hardware and software on personal computers and for personal data assistants associated with assigned systems.
Serves as a systems administrator responsible for planning, coordinating, modifying, implementing, and troubleshooting in order to meet customer needs.
Serves as a technical focal point on multiple operating systems and computer platforms.
Analyzes, evaluates, and recommends hardware/software changes to various computer systems.
Develops guidelines, standard operating procedures (SOPs), bulletins and flyers regarding the operation/use of assigned C4 systems, services, and activities.
Implements systems software changes, operating system releases and maintains the operational status of systems.
Performs security management in accordance with National Guard Bureau (NGB) regulations and state policies.
Implements state policy relating to systems storage requirements.
Provides input to the state Continuity of Operation Plan (COOP) procedures for system disaster recovery.
Troubleshoots problems and implements changes on multiple computer platforms.
Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified hardware, operating systems, and software applications.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Conditions of Employment
IAW DoD 8570.01-M you will have 6 months from date of hire to acquire the appropriate IAT, IAM or IASAE level certification designated by the position and/or supervisor. Failure to do so may result in termination. Military Grades: E4 thru E6 Compatible Military Assignments: 25 Series, 53 Series GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Experience, education or training that has provided a basic knowledge of data processing functions and general management principles that enabled the applicant to understand the stages required to automate a work process. Experience may have been gained in work such as computer operator or assistant, computer sales representative, program analyst, or other positions that required the use or adaptation of computer programs and systems. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Must have at least 36 months experience, education, or training that approaches techniques and requirements appropriate to an assigned computer applications area or computer specialty area in an organization. Experience planning the sequence of actions necessary to accomplish the assignment where this entailed coordination with others outside the organizational unit and development of project controls. Experience that required adaptations of guidelines or precedents to meet the needs of the assignment. Experience preparing documentation on cost/benefit studies where is involved summarizing the material and organizing it in a logical fashion. PLEASE READ THIS CAREFULLY
Indiana National Guard Federal Technicians will wait 18 MONTHS after being selected for a tenure 1, 2, or 3 position before applying for another Indiana National Guard Federal Technician position on USAJOBS. This includes new appointments, reassignments, promotions, and changes to lower grade.
IF you were selected for any tenure 0 Temporary position, this does not apply to you. IF you were selected for a Temporary Promotion, your 18 month period does not restart and will remain the effective date of your tenure 1, 2 or 3 position. If you would like to request a waiver, download the memorandum template from
The memorandum will be written by the employee and signed by their supervisory chain. Supervisors will submit the signed memorandum for final review to the HRO Staffing inbox: email@example.com The Human Resources Officer is the final approval for all waivers. If approved, the memorandum will be returned. To be considered, the completed memorandum must be submitted with your application documents before the closing date of this announcement
Substitution of Education for Specialized Experience - For the GS-5 level, a 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree may be substituted for the experience requirements. At the GS-7 level, one full year of graduate level education or superior academic achievement. At the GS-9 level, a masters or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree may be substituted. At the GS-11 level, a Ph.D. or equivalent, or 3 years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree. Undergraduate or Graduate Education: Degree in computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management or degree that provided a minimum of 24 semester hours in one or more of the fields identified above and required the development or adaptation of applications, systems or networks. You must provide transcripts or other documentation to support your Educational claims. To receive credit for Education, you must provide documentation of proof that you meet the Education requirements for this position.
If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/1959 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency (https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx). If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application.