|Department||MSDE - Div of Rehab Svcs - Disability Determine|
|Date Opened||9/9/2021 1:10:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||9/23/2021 5:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$54,279.00 - $87,106.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Jerrianne Mccain|
The Maryland State Department of Education is dedicated to supporting a world-class educational system that prepares all students for college and career success in the 21st century. With excellent stewardship from our divisions, we oversee State and federal programs that support the needs of a diverse population – students, teachers, principals, and other educators throughout Maryland.
LOCATION OF POSITION
211 Schilling Circle, Suite 100
Hunt Valley, MD 21031
Main Purpose of Job
Responsible for developing, implementing, coordinating, overseeing, and monitoring three programs within the Division's Maryland Disability Determination Services (DDS): (1) Social Security Cooperative Disability Investigation (CDI) Unit functions, and adjudicate claims for the Office of Inspector General (OIG) (2) SSA Homeland Security Presidential Directive-12, and (3) local Security Officer as specified in the Social Security laws and regulations as they pertain to the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income Programs.
Directs plans, organizes, and supervise staff who participate in the information gathering process that will resolve questions of fraud in the SSA programs. Provide policy interpretations and application of the procedures from the SSA policy. Coordinate and oversees DDS business process for handling the adjudication of fraudulent claims. Works cooperatively with SSA Headquarters, SSA Regional Office, and DDS staff to ensure adherence to SSA's Homeland Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12). Oversees the implementation of the standardized credentialing process to all new employees and assists with resolving security-credentialing issues for all staff. Directs and coordinates the sponsorship and issuance phases of the credentialing process. Serve as the Local Security Officer with the responsibility for implementing SSA Security policies and procedures. Establishes, maintains, and updates DDS Security Plan. Conducts annual internal security self-reviews. Monitors the security safeguards pertaining to all automated systems and physical systems. Informs SSA Regional Office of any security breaches, irregularities, problems, or security related needs. Evaluates security procedures and practices, and conducts training and orientation on all phases of security. When necessary, prepares electronic incident reports and submits to SSA. Administers assignment of top security PINS, passwords. Coordinates State security activities with DORS Security Officer as needed. Participates in State and Federal Security Audits.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- At least one year of supervisory experience.
- Experience adjudicating disability claims at all levels.
LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION
Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. Successful candidates will be ranked as Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the eligible (employment) list for at least one year.
The assessment may consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position. It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all experience and education that is related to this position.