Employer: The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)
Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: November 22, 2019

11.19.5 – The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is the Executive Branch agency that is principally responsible for advising the President on telecommunications and information policy issues.  NTIA’s programs and policymaking focus largely on expanding broadband Internet access and adoption in America, expanding the use of spectrum by all users, and ensuring that the Internet remains an engine for continued innovation and economic growth.  The NTIA Office of Chief Counsel provides legal advice and counsel to the NTIA Administrator, Deputy Administrator and all components of NTIA with regard to the powers, duties, and responsibilities of the agency; its relationship with other government departments and agencies, Congress, industry, and private organizations; and the development and administration of NTIA policies and programs.  NTIA is seeking Attorney-Adviser candidates with top academic and professional credentials with at least 3 to 5 years of experience in the areas of telecommunications and information law, specifically with a background in spectrum management.  Candidates must meet federal hiring standards for attorneys.  The Department of Commerce does not condone or tolerate discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. The Department is an equal opportunity employer, and that it provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities where appropriate.  The 2019 federal salary range for this position is projected as $99,172 – $137,849 (GS 13/1 -15/1).  To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to resumes@ntia.gov no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on November 22, 2019.