The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is looking for a supervisory IT specialist to serve as branch chief in the Office of the Chief Information Officer, Office of Application Engineering & Development.
The job pays between $123,758 and $155,000 per year and is open for applications until January 11, 2012.
This position is located in the Office of the Chief Information Officer, Office of Application Engineering & Development (OAED). The successful candidate will perform assigned duties as a Branch Chief within OAED. OAED is responsible for the full life-cycle management of the USPTO’s automated information systems. This responsibility is guided by the agency’s strategic IT plans and supporting technical architecture. Activities in this job include: Programmatic responsibility for the design of computer-based solutions consistent with USPTO System Architect guidance; construction or selection of software components necessary to support those designs; integration of software components; associated implementation support services; and post implementation support services. The person in this position develops project plans and supporting budgets, monitors project schedules and costs against approved plans, maintains process models and related documentation for assigned automated information systems and ensures consistency with the data architecture documented in the enterprise. If selected, you will be placed as head of a Branch in one of the three Systems Divisions in OAED.