Foreign exchange program exposes Middle Eastern girls to computer coding
July 29, 2015
The State Department program, started in 2011, introduces nearly 30 teenage girls from the Middle East to Java programming and advanced computer coding.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The Department of Homeland Security is looking for a Director for its Chief Information Security Office. The job pays between $119,554 to $179,700 annually. Application deadline is November 23.
This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of the Chief Information Officer, Information Security Office (ISO), and directs the information security requirements of the Department by ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information security programs, policies, procedures, and tools.
The Director is responsible for performing and supervising work that involves applying analytical processes to the planning, design, and implementation of new and improved information systems to meet the business requirements of the agency's line of business and administrative programs. Executes the planning and delivery of secure, high-quality enterprise application services for DHS customers. Provides the security architectural planning and delivery of enterprise Information Technology (IT) services across DHS.