GENERAL ATTORNEY

Securities and Exchange Commission | Philadelphia, PA

Posted Date 2/14/2020
Description This position is located in a Cyber Unit AD Group located in Washington, D.C., New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Los Angeles or San Francisco. The unit focuses on protecting investors and markets from cyber-related misconduct.All qualification requirements, including time-in-grade, must be met by the closing date of this announcement.

Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sector. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Qualifying education must have been obtained from an accredited college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

BASIC REQUIREMENT: All applicants must possess the following
  • J.D. or LL.B. degree --AND--
  • Active membership of the bar in good standing in any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the commonwealth of Puerto Rico. (Note: proof of bar membership will be required before entry on duty.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT: In addition to meeting the basic requirement, applicants must also meet the minimum qualification requirement.

  • SK-16: Applicant must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS/SK-14 level. Specialized experience includes: conducting investigations and/or civil cases or administrative proceedings, and providing interpretative advice on issues relating to investigations of violations of Federal securities laws, applying knowledge of the Federal securities laws and Commission rules and regulations.

The successful candidate will be assigned to the Cyber Unit at the SK-16 pay grade in one of the following offices:

Chicago, Illinois- $146,105-$240,854
Los Angeles, CA- $150,007- $246,900
New York, NY- $151,821-$246,900
Philadelphia, PA- $142,967- $235,682
San Francisco, CA- $160,139- $246,900
Washington, DC- $147,554- $243,243

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