Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist

Department Of Homeland Security San Juan, PR
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, , Homeland Security Investigations, Office of Intelligence San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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* Conducts programmatic intelligence support to the SAC, Field Office Director (FOD) and Office of the Principal Legal Advisor (OPLA) offices in their AOR.

* Administers law enforcement-focused intelligence collection and operational planning activities within the SAC investigative groups, operations, and surge efforts as needed based on priorities.

* Assists the ICE classified Connectivity Program Management Office (CPMO) to meet classified connectivity needs within the SAC office by developing SAC requirements and ensures appropriate connectivity throughout the SAC AOR as needed.

* Develops partnerships/liaisons with the Intelligence Community by coordinating and reporting to HSI Intelligence via HSI HQ operations prior to conducting non-routine interactions with the Intelligence Community.

Travel Required

25% or less - Travel may be required to collaborate with Intelligence community and law enforcement stakeholders

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


* Job family (Series)

0132 Intelligence

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this position.

* You must successfully pass a background investigation. This may include a credit check, a review of financial issues, as well as certain criminal offenses and illegal use or possession of drugs.

* Selective Service registration required.

* One-year probationary period may be required.

* A pre-employment drug test may be required.

* If you receive a conditional offer of employment for this position, you will be required to complete an Optional Form 306, Declaration for Federal Employment, and to sign and certify the accuracy of all information in your application.

* DHS uses e-Verify, an Internet-based system, to confirm the eligibility of all newly hired employees to work in the United States.

* All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.

* Incentives may be authorized; however, this is contingent upon funds availability.

* Pre-employment physical required: No

* Bargaining Unit Position: No

* Financial Disclosure: If you are hired, you may be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) within 30 days after appointment.


Applicants must demonstrate that they meet Minimum Qualification requirements as noted below.

Specialized Experience:

GS-14: Applicant must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and responsibility to the GS-13 level in the Federal service that included experience such as:

* Managing the operation of an intelligence program

* Overseeing the professional development of Intelligence Research Specialists

* Developing a partnership/liaison with other local intelligence managers

Selective Placement Factor(s): Selective placement factors are applied in the same manner as minimum qualification requirements. Relevant selective placement factor experience must be well documented in your resume. Failure to meet a selective placement factor will result in you not receiving further consideration. In addition to the minimum qualifications described above, you must meet the following selective placement factor(s): Are you able to speak Spanish with sufficient structural accuracy and vocabulary to participate in formal and informal conversations?

Training: You will be required to attend the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Basic Intelligence Training (ICEBIT)course, which is located at the HSI Intelligence Training Center in Rosslyn, Virginia. The five-week course is designed for ICE Intelligence Research Specialists (IRS)and Intelligence Operations Specialists (IOS), providing them with the basic skills necessary to be effective and successful IRSs/IOSs while supporting DHS and ICE missions. Specific intelligence training must be completed according to the standards of the HSI Office of Intelligence. Failure to do so will be grounds for mandatory removal from the position. Such failure will result in either reassignment to a different position, demotion, or separation by appropriate procedures.

All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Qualification claims will be subject to verification.

NOTE: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). 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.


This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

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