Our DHS Sector here at Steampunk is searching for an ISSO Project Manager/Team Lead to support a government customer on site in Washington, DC. The primary responsibilities for the position are to support all activities that ensure and enforce quality assurance of security authorization documentation, submittal of security authorization documentation to the appropriate approval authorities, scheduling artifact delivery from the ISSOs to oversight and the assessment teams, and ensuring the successful completion of the Security Authorization process. The nature of the work requires that you bring leadership, initiative, organization, responsibility, customer service skills, and the ability to be flexible and adaptive to a fast-paced, fluid business environment. You will be expected to be able to communicate effectively and decisively with all levels of the organization and be able to solve practical problems as well as exercise sound judgement with regards to sensitive and confidential information.
Provide quality assurance of all security authorization documentation and other documentation that supports the system.
Manage DHS Performance Plan Metrics for assigned programs and systems.
Develop ATO Package from the results of the assessment team and ISSO.
Provide oversight of vulnerability and weakness management for assigned programs.
Prepare reports on the aggregate risk for systems in supported programs.
Provide risk determinations in support of security authorization, weakness remediation, and audit activities.
Attend SDLC project meetings for assigned systems, review system business requirements against NIST and DHS security controls requirements to identify gaps and discuss solutions/mitigations, risk rate the identified gaps and raise risks to the customer.
Recommend appropriate mitigation measures, proper design trade-offs in terms of potential impacts and cost benefits.
Monitor the gates in the System Lifecycle Management (SLM) process and prepare the customer with outstanding issues and risks identified in the process prior to concurrence on system readiness.
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