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CJIS Systems Subject Matter Expert (SME)


Job Responsibilities

The CJIS Systems SME will be responsible for:

ˇ           CJIS and other national crime information systems subject matter expert to provide advisory, training, and Law Enforcement Agency customer support services to a CJIS Systems Agency

ˇ           Oversee, coordinate, and evaluates CJIS and national crime information system related training program activities to meet the mission requirements 

ˇ           Train, advise, facilitate, and lead business and technology integration

ˇ           Support the DOJ where policy, technology, and system governance overlap regarding national crime information systems

ˇ           Provide CJIS and national crime information systems project and program management

Job location:  Washington, DC

Job Requirements

ˇ           Proactive, self-motivated, with a strong desire to learn

ˇ           Results-oriented team player with a "can do" attitude

ˇ           Creating and following standard operating procedures, improving processes

ˇ           US Citizenship and ability to pass a public trust background check

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum 7 years demonstrated professional experience with:

ˇ           Understand the Law Enforcement business, processes, and workflows to ensure projects align with User Agency and DOJ needs and mission. 

ˇ           Ability to liaise between LE business/mission functions and User Agencies at various levels of Government across Departments.

ˇ           Has customer (business) relationship skills.

ˇ           SME in CJIS and other national crime information system training and use

ˇ           Independently plans and carries out projects through to their conclusion.

ˇ           Experience at CJIS Systems Agency (state or federal) or as LEA employee responsible for CJIS and other national crime information system use and management

ˇ           Comprehensive knowledge of NCIC, NIS, NGI, N-DEx, ITSA, NSOR, NICS, and other criminal justice information systems

ˇ           Comprehensive knowledge of criminal justice information sharing platforms (e.g. Nlets)

ˇ           Comprehensive knowledge of state and federal laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to the collection, storage, and dissemination of criminal history record information

ˇ           Comprehensive knowledge of the methods of instruction, design of training materials, and principles of personnel development to include Training Course Development and/or Consultation, Training Program Coordination Activities;

ˇ           Conducts Studies and Analyses on Course-Related Subjects, Training Course Delivery

ˇ           Comprehensive knowledge of FBI CJIS, NCIC, and NLETS rules and regulations, preferably direct service on related board, subcommittees, or task forces (e.g. APB, Security and Access Subcommittee, Information Technology-related task forces)

ˇ           Identify and implements course training requirements and learning objectives for training

ˇ           Knowledge of the CJIS  audit program and procedures, preferably having direct experience performing CJIS program area audits on a large scale






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CJIS Systems SME

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