Tuesday , April 16 2024

DHS Careers – Policy Analyst

Website U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Job Description:

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders and our transportation systems; protect the President and other dignitaries; enforce and administer immigration laws; safeguard cyberspace; and ensure resilience to disasters. We achieve these vital missions through a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with developing and interpreting guidance on related Issues based on the situation or need, and uses judgment and discretion in determining intent, and interpreting and revising existing policy and regulatory guidance.
  • Identifying and analyzing policy challenges within DHS, the interagency, international organization, and foreign partners.
  • Analyzing and evaluating major aspects of substantive, mission-oriented operations and translates that into programmatic and policy recommendations.
  • Analyzing, developing, and reviewing a variety of technical reports submitted by DHS component and other agency officials that involve significant and complicated policy issues.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
  • You must successfully pass a background investigation
  • Current federal employees must meet time-in-grade requirements.
  • Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for Selective Service
  • You must submit to a pre-employment drug test
  • U. S. Citizenship Required

Qualification & Experience:

  • A master’s or equivalent graduate degree
  • 2 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Washington, DC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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