Position: Specialist in Legislative Information Systems Managment
Organization: Congressional Research Service
Location: Washington DC
Application Deadline: September 29, 2009
Date Posted: September 11, 2009
Description: The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Legislative Information (LIN) seeks a Specialist in Legislative Information Systems Management to plan, design, develop, test, implement, support, maintain, evaluate, and enhance the Legislative Information System of the U.S. Congress (“the LIS”) website. The person selected for this position will provide project leadership and develop long-range plans and recommendations for the strategic direction of the LIS in support of the CRS mission. Duties include working with stakeholders to provide strategic planning, customer support, system design, and technical evaluation activities for the LIS and congressional and CRS users of the LIS.
Candidates with experience in business case analyses (e.g., feasibility studies and alternative analyses), project management, and standard information management and delivery practices (e.g., XML, analytics and metrics, usability and user-centered design, retrieval systems and search engines, web page creation, information architecture, user requirements, acceptance testing, and user support) are encouraged to apply.
This position is being offered at the GS-14 level ($102,721-$133,543). Please apply online at: www.loc.gov/crsinfo. If you are unable to apply online, please call 202.707.5627 to request an applicant job kit and refer to vacancy #090206 in all correspondence.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.