OBXtek Inc. is an established award-winning business providing information technology and professional management services to the federal government. OBXtek is a leader in its field and is committed to identifying, developing, and delivering innovative, mission-focused technical and logistical solutions to over 15 civilian and military partners in the Federal Government.
As a prime contractor for 93% of our current work, and we possess a robust corporate infrastructure that provides management oversight and support for all our programs. OBXtek pairs lessons learned across disciplines with industry standard quality practices such as CMMI-Dev Level III, ITIL, 6Sigma, PMI, and ISO to create processes that leverage best practices and result in novel, successful solutions.
OBXtek is staffing for a Program Analyst to work in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State which fosters mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchanges to assist in the development of friendly, sympathetic, and peaceful relations between the United States and the other countries of the world.
ECA’s Office of Private Sector Exchange (ECA/EC) partners with other U.S. Government agencies and private sector organizations, including academic institutions, educational and cultural organizations and corporations, to administer the Exchange Visitor Program (EVP), also known as the J-1 Visa program. The EVP is carried out pursuant to the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended, the Fulbright-Hays Act.
The Program Analyst will be assigned to the Office of Exchange Coordination and Compliance (ECA/EC/ECC), which is specifically responsible for promoting sponsor compliance with the EVP governing regulations and protecting the integrity of the EVP. The Office does this by reviewing sponsor adherence to all governing regulations and investigating serious complaints about the operations of designated sponsors. The Office recommends sanctions to be imposed on designated sponsors in accordance with the governing regulations 22 CFR 62.50. The Office also monitors and enforces all aspects of sponsor compliance with the requirements of the
Duties will include:
Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain and retain a Secret clearance.
Other Skills Requirements:
* Knowledge of ECA’s mission, policies, goals and objectives, and familiarity with ECA’s and the EVP’s interrelationships with other Department offices, and other U.S. Government agencies.
* Must have a minimum of one (1) year working in the Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Systems Development, Information Technology or related field/environment.
* Assigned personnel will also demonstrate special knowledge and experience specific to, but not limited to, the following Department of Homeland Security (DHS) requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree is required; however, a Master’s Degree is preferred.