Airway Transportation Systems Specialist (NOM)

Department Of Transportation Fort Worth, TX
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

Performs work providing agency-wide leadership for highly complex and challenging technical activities. Recognized as the principal expert for development of workable solutions for unanticipated situations adversely affecting operationally critical systems of the National Airspace System (NAS).

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Responsibilities

Performs work providing agency-wide leadership for highly complex and challenging technical activities. Recognized as the principal expert for development of workable solutions for unanticipated situations adversely affecting operationally critical systems of the National Airspace System (NAS). This may be accomplished using innovative concepts and approaches for problems that have resisted earlier efforts at resolution. This individual has the authority to commit the necessary resources to accomplish the agency' s mission. Works under administrative supervision.

Establishes and manages program goals and objectives; formulates project plans and presents them to upper management. Serves as a senior project manager or team leader for large, challenging and complex work activities. Technical decisions are considered authoritative in his/her area of expertise. Develops, interprets, recommends changes, and has broad discretion to ensure compliance with organizational objectives and policies. Identifies, procures, distributes and tracks resources needed to accomplish large work activities. Monitors and evaluates trend data on a nationwide basis to develop workable solutions for sustaining NAS.

Works with customers at high organization levels both inside and outside the FAA to resolve complex issues to ensure the integrity of NAS. Represents the FAA as a senior technical authority for major agency activities, emerging technologies and customer concerns. Coordinates with multiple air traffic entities to shutdown and restore facilities, systems, and services to prevent activities from disrupting air traffic operations. Quickly resolves restoration problems with minimal impact to NAS.

Maintains the highest degree of technical knowledge on integrated systems within a broad area of expertise. Keeps abreast of changes in technology and the new systems coming online. Provides recommendations to senior level managers for enhancement of systems and air traffic operations.

Technical Expert: Recognized as the principal expert for development of workable solutions for unanticipated situations adversely affecting operationally critical systems of the NAS. Serves as a senior project manager or team leader for large, challenging and complex work activities. Technical decisions are considered authoritative in area of expertise. Represents the FAA as a senior technical authority for major agency activities, emerging technologies and customer concerns. Maintains the highest degree of technical knowledge on integrated systems within a broad area of expertise.

Systems Support: Responsible for establishing and managing program goals and objectives and formulating project plans; develops, interprets, recommends changes, and has broad discretion to insure compliance with organizational objectives and policies; identifies, procures, distributes, and tracks resources needed to accomplish large work activities.

Operational Effectiveness: Works with customers at high internal and external organization levels to the FAA to resolve complex issues to insure the integrity of the NAS. Represents the FAA as a senior technical authority for major agency activities, emerging technologies and customer concerns. Coordinates with multiple air traffic entities to shut down and restore facilities, systems, and services to prevent activities from disrupting air traffic operations. Quickly resolves restoration problems with minimal impact to the NAS.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - The job may require travel from time- to-time, but not on a regular basis. The travel may be for training or other work-related duties.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

NA

* Job family (Series)

2101 Transportation Specialist

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* US Citizenship is required.

* Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.

* Must submit an SF50 (See Required Documents)

* Designated or Random Drug Testing required.

* Excludes Montary and Time-OFF SF 50's.

* Supervisory Endorsement Required, if applicable.

Qualifications

Candidates must have One Year (52 weeks) of Specialized Experience that is typically in, or related to the line of work of the position to be filled and which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities (reference Managerial Selection Factors) to successfully perform the duties of that position.

To be creditable, Specialized Experience must have been at least equivalent to the next lower level in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. For the FV-J level you must demonstrate in your application that you possess at least One Year (52-weeks) of Specialized Experience equivalent to the FV-I level or FG/GS-13 level.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE may include but is not limited to: experience which demonstrates an EXTENSIVE knowledge of and hands on experience in the technology, system interrelationships, and management of civilian or military automated aviation, navigation, environmental and electronic systems. Advanced knowledge of the technical aspects of work directed, budget, organizational objectives, and policies and procedures.

Applicants must include examples of specialized experience in their work history.

Candidates must show experience at the level of difficulty and responsibility appropriate to the position. Qualifications must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.

Education

Education is not applicable.

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