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CJIS Systems Subject Matter Expert (SME)


Job Responsibilities

The CJIS Systems SME must be an Information Technology professional, fluent in CJIS systems such as NCIC, NGI and Nlets. The CJIS Systems SME will be responsible for:

ˇ           IT subject matter expert on CJIS and other national crime information systems 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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