Certification and Accreditation Officer (CACO) advice and assist our customers with the Lifecycle Certification and Accreditation (C&A) process
* Prepare System Security Plan (SSP), Security Assessment Report (SAR), and Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&M) * Track progress and impediments in the C&A process * Manage and maintain required documentation and databases for both internal use and distribution. * Read and analyze SSPs and develop an understanding of the customer's systems and applications * Coordinate C&A actions and system testing with appropriate customers and security personnel * Assemble and submit C&A packages to Principal Accreditation Authority/Designated Accreditation Authority. * Identify and analyze existing IT Security processes and procedures to ensure it meets new IT security goals and objectives
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
* Working knowledge of certification testing protocol for classified information systems and applications * Thorough knowledge of customer's standard project cycle * Working knowledge of the Intelligence Community Information Assurance policies and regulations and how they relate to the certification and accreditation process.
About Bae Systems
BAE Systems is a global company engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and support of defense and aerospace systems.