Delegated Authorization Official Representative (DAO-R) III
Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by Perspecta
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The program provides Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) support in the areas of Cyber Security and Management to improve the Information Assurance (IA) posture of a National customer. The contracts support functions are: IA Management, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) coordination and reporting, Risk Management Framework (RMF) application, IA compliance measurements and metrics, Assessment and Authorization (A&A), Vulnerability Management, and Cyber Defense support.
The Delegated Authorization Official Representative (DAO-R) provides support to the customer in the area of Cyber Security. Daily tasks include, but are not limited to:
• Ensure adherence to ICD-503 and customer specific directives/policies through the lifecycle (RMF 1-6) of customer sponsored assets
• Provide risk recommendations to the customer after reviewing sponsored asset overall risk posture as part of Authority to Operate (ATO) RMF process
• Manage/track customer sponsored assets' plan of action and milestones (POAMs) by working with various security stakeholders (ISSO/ISSE/ISSM/SCA) post authorization
• Screen new asset requests to ensure sponsorship and information system owner identification
• Facilitate System Review Team to ensure that new/existing customer sponsored assets have the correct project regulation, data types/C-I-A impact assignments, and overlay assignments as well (with customer signoff)
• Assign asset security controls and levy asset specific liens on controls for which the program did not meet during accreditor reviews
• Ensure customer sponsored assets maintain their security postures in accordance with customer identified Continuous Monitoring (RMF step 6) directives and policies
• Provide continuous adhoc authorization-related daily support to both customer and programs
o Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD
o Current U.S. Government Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
o Favorably adjudicated Polygraph
o Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or an advanced IA certification
o DoD 8570 certification in IAT or IAM
o Experience implementing RMF Process and NIST 800-53 technical controls, as well as developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation
o Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision
o Experience briefing senior customer personnel
o Ability to organize and prioritize numerous customer requests in a fast pace deadline driven environment
o Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
o Familiarity with customer's IA processes
o Experience with Xacta
o Familiarity with Cross Domain Systems (CDS)
o Experience supporting IC or DoD in the Cyber Security Domain