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FBI Special Agents apply their professional experience and unique skill sets to their work every day. Because technology permeates every aspect of what we do, our Special Agents come from all IT backgrounds: network information, cybersecurity, computer science, digital forensics and other technical specialties. We need professionals experienced in network security, computer science and software engineering to prevent cybercrimes, data theft, ransomware and other attacks to our national security.
- You can expect continued specialized training once on board and opportunities to work on some of the Bureau’s most complex cases.
- The scope and scale of our investigations provide unique challenges unlike anything you could work on in the private sector.
- Your ultimate mission: to protect the American people and uphold the Constitution of the United States.
- Being a Special Agent can be a lifelong career of uncommon days and amazing experiences.
- Throughout your career, be available for temporary duty assignments anywhere in the world, on either a temporary or a long-term basis.
Demonstrated technical expertise.
- Upon graduation from the FBI Academy, be available to transfer to one of the FBI’s 56 Field Offices, including San Juan, Puerto Rico or remote resident agencies (satellite offices) to meet the needs of the FBI. Special Agents rarely return to their processing office.
- Work a minimum of a 50-hour workweek, which may include irregular hours, and be on-call 24/7, including holidays and weekends.
- Successfully complete approximately 19 weeks of employment as a Special Agent trainee, while housed at the FBI Academy at Quantico.
- Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with both technical and nontechnical colleagues and stakeholders.
- A deep understanding of the deployment, administration and support of information and computing infrastructure.
- Pass a medical exam, which includes, but is not limited to, meeting visual and hearing standards.
- Applicants should ensure that their families are prepared for and support this move.
Qualification & Experience:
- BA/BS degree (preferably in computer science, engineering, data science, information technology or similar disciplines).
- Be at least 23 years old and not have reached your 37th birthday on appointment.
- Be able to obtain a Top Secret SCI Clearance.
- Be a U.S. citizen.
- Have a bachelor’s degree or higher from a U.S.-accredited college or university.
Company: U.S. Postal Inspection Service
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Others
Job Location: Chicago, IL, US
Application Deadline: N/A