Joining the United States federal civil service can be daunting, particularly for technology professionals who have not navigated the intricacies of government policy before. This guide is a very brief introduction to key laws, policies, and guidance surrounding the practice of information technology in government.
This guide should not be considered official guidance itself, but rather a tool to guide the reader to official sources. This guide should also not be considered comprehensive, and may not be up-to-date. In all cases, it is recommended that one always consider primary official sources.