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Certification and Accreditation Certification Officer
Herndon, VA

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Job Description


Deadline for resume Submission:7/23/19 12:00 AM

The Client requires a team to perform certification and accreditation requirements in conjunction with other contractor partners for the Sponsors portfolio. In addition, the team will be interfacing directly with the Clients project management office in support of this effort to include project managers, application architects, senior management, testers and senior security engineers.

Work Requirement

The Candidate shall work closely with our Chief Cyber Security Engineer; however, priorities shall be managed by the Clients project managers and senior management.

Act as a liaison with CAD team.

Act as the organizations liaison to the (ISSM) staff promoting security compliance and related process improvements and with Information Management Technical Officers (IMTO).

Coordinate and track risks, accreditation status, and reporting status across project teams.

Provide team officers with Security Architecture guidance and engineering review. Collaboratively support multiple projects.

Ensure compliance with Clients auditing requirements.

Maintain awareness of Clients and customers IT security policies.

Implement application and operating system updates to address security scan findings.

Assemble and submit C&A packages to Principal Accreditation Authority/ Designated Accreditation Authority.

Assist technologist to prepare, submit, and update security relevant documents and on-line applications; XACTA, etc.

Complete all necessary application security requirements when applicable to include:

oCreating a CONOPS and registering a system on XACTA 360

oCreating and gaining concurrence for a System Security Plan

oCoordinating and creating documentation to address DOIT and CLIC (disaster recovery) requirements, as needed

oProviding a quarterly privileged user list to ICAMS

oCommunicating all security relevant changes to the ISSM staff

oCompleting the CAD preparatory information and coordinating C&A Testing with CAD

oCompleting the CAD mitigation report

oTriage all applications, and especially so to avoid expiration of existing applications approvals to operate

oCoordinate with Systems Engineer on PKI certifications, as needed

MANDATORY Certifications: CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), or CSSLP (Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional), or CompTIA Security+ certifications

OPTIONAL SKILLS: Experience using the XACTA tool

Experience receiving Approval to Operate on INT-B level data

Experience working with the Clients cloud environment

Good interpersonal, organizational, writing, communications and briefing skills

About Avid Technology Professionals

Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.

Employee Benefits

The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:

* A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
* Competitive Hourly Salary
* Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
* Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
* Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
* Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
* Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
* Progressive Overtime Policy
* Flexible Spending Account benefit
* Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
* Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
* Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
* Computer Allowance
* Internet Allowance
* Short and Long Term Disability
* Life Insurance


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