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    Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life.  In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. For additional information about our agency please: Click Here

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    Responsibilities

    This Program Analyst position is located in the Medium Hub Operations, Domestic Aviation Operations (DAO), Security Operations (SO), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The incumbent is responsible for evaluating the effectiveness of operations programs and special projects, and providing objective data and information to management to support decisions on administrative or programmatic aspects of TSA operations. Duties include but are not limited to: 

    • Provides recommendations to address areas of concern; oversees implementation of fixes and assesses effectiveness of solutions.

    • Provides recommendations for, and coordinates the implementation of, strategic programs and operations; monitors execution to ensure success.

    • Validates and coordinates tasking of counterpart or subordinate organizational units as directed by senior TSA officials and program managers.

    • Reviews laws, regulations, and polices to assess, evaluate, and advise on sustainable practices for assigned program(s) and/or projects.

    • Collaborates with the supervisor on determining program goals, objectives and overall framework; work is performed independently, and normally reviewed at completion or via regular status reports.

    • Establishes new policies/procedures to address operational needs, or makes exceptions to existing policies/procedures that may impact internal and external customers.

    • Directs and develops plans for project teams or other groups working on or producing projects and studies. Leads special projects, task forces, and other action groups that support organizational goals through special assignments, projects, and of studies.

    • Participates in discussions, meetings, conferences and conference calls with administrative and technical personnel, other subject matter experts, and other agency officials.

    The major duties described above reflect the full performance level of this position. Typically, the lower pay band (I Band) performs the same duties but will receive more guidance and training; and/or projects/work assignments may be less complex.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel may be required (up to 25%).

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    J

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589339200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.