Supervisory Financial Analyst ( Capital Markets)


Vacancy ID: 786567   Announcement Number: OEI-12-MP-567MB   USAJOBS Control Number: 331149800

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This the Vacancy Identification Number:  786567
1. Title of Job

Supervisory Financial Analyst ( Capital Markets)
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date


17. Service Computation Date


18. Other Date Information




19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

Please select the appropriate specialty code.  You must provide supporting documentation in order to receive consideration.

 

001: Competitive: Please select this specialty if you meet the following criteria: You are a current or former civilian Federal employee in the competitive service who has: career or career-conditional status; OR, reinstatement eligibility into the competitive service. You must submit a copy of your latest SF-50 Notification of Personnel Action showing title, series, grade and the full performance level of the position; OR, you are a veteran separated after 3 or more years of continuous active service performed under honorable conditions. You must submit a copy of your DD-214 (Member 4 Copy) or if you are currently in the military a statement of service.


002: Non Competitive: Please select this specialty if you meet the following criteria: You are a current or former civilian Federal employee who held a permanent position in the competitive service that had the same (or higher) promotion potential as the full performance level of this job; OR, you meet these eligibility requirements from an excepted service agency with an interchange agreement. You must submit a copy of your SF-50 showing that you meet these requirements; OR, you are eligible to be hired under a Special Hiring Authority such as those authorized for persons with disabilities; disabled veterans who have a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more; certain other veterans; spouses of certain members of the armed forces; and returning Peace Corps volunteers. You must submit relevant supporting documentation.


001 Competitive
002 Non-Competitive

21. Geographic Availability


510040510 Alexandria, VA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience



24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the statements below, select the one response that best describes your highest level of experience you fully possess that demonstrates your ability to perform the work of a Supervisory Financial Analyst (Capital Markets) at the CU-15 level.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the CU-14 level in the Federal Sector Analyzing key risk factors, financial data, and performance across a wide spectrum of asset classes in the mortgage and structured investment products arena, with specific emphasis on commercial mortgage-backed securities and private label and agency residential mortgage-backed securities AND reviewing structured investment product cash flow analytics, model assumptions and forecasts.
B. I do not have the specialized experience described in the vacancy announcement.



For the following question, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your knowledge of fixed-income analytic systems.

A- I have no experience or training in this area.
B- I have had formal training or education in this area. However, I have not yet applied this ability in work situations.
C- I have had formal training or education in this area. However, I have applied this ability in limited work situations.
D- I have used and/or evaluated fixed-income analytic systems as part of my job with guidance from others.
E- I am highly skilled with fixed-income analytics and utilize them and assess other's utilization independently


2. Apply knowledge of analytic systems.

For the following question, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to retrieve, analyze, and interpret financial data.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had formal training or education in this area. However, I have not yet applied this ability in work situations.
C- I analyze and interpret financial data as part of a team and recommend appropriate actions to a team leader or senior analyst.
D- I independently analyze and interpret financial data, and determine the appropriate course of action in resolving financial issues. I involve others in the decision-making process to achieve final results.
E- I independently analyze and interpret financial data, and determine the appropriate course of action in resolving financial issues.


3. Retrieve, analyze, and interpret financial data.







4. Do you have experience reviewing and calibrating mortgage and structured product credit and prepayment models?

A. Yes.
B. No.



5. Do you have experience analyzing and evaluating mortgage-backed securities and other structured products through loan level and collateral analysis?

A. Yes.
B. No.


6. Do you have experience designing and performing stress tests to evaluate interest rate risk and credit risk for mortgage-backed securities and other structured products?

A. Yes.
B. No.


For the following question, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to supervise a subordinate staff.

A- I have not had education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had training or education directly related to this task, but I have not performed this task on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job under the direction of a supervisor or other employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task on the job independently, with only general review by a supervisor.
E- I have served as a technical expert on this task, providing guidance or supervision to others because of my background.

7. Establish a series of annual, multi-year, or similar types of long-range work plans and schedules for the work of the organizational unit.

8. Implement ( through lower and subordinate organizational units or others) the goals and objectives for the assigned program.

9. Plan/assign work; Set/adjust short-term work priorities for a work unit and subordinate staff.

10. Evaluate performance, develop, and motivate subordinate staff.

11. Deal with and advise supervisory officials, recommend awards for employees, and review and approve serious disciplinary actions.