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    This position is located within the IT Security Office (ITSO) of the Department of Technology Services (DTS). The incumbent must have a proven record of successfully leading cyber security activities at a national level and will perform multiple and varying assignments within the IT Security Office.

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    Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

    1. Advocate for necessary resources, including financial resources, to conduct an effective enterprise security program.
    2. Advise senior management (e.g., CIO) on cost/benefit analysis of information security programs, policies, processes, systems, and elements.
    3. Communicate the value of information technology (IT) security throughout all levels of the organization stakeholders.
    4. Align information technology (IT) security priorities with the security strategy.
    5. Oversee information security budget and contracting.
    6. Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the enterprise's cybersecurity safeguards to ensure that they provide the intended level of protection.
    7. Recommend policy and coordinate review and approval.
    8. Supervise or manage protective or corrective measures when a cybersecurity incident or vulnerability is discovered.
    9. Promote awareness of security issues among management and ensure sound security principles are reflected in the organization's vision and goals.
    10. Oversee policy standards and implementation strategies to ensure procedures and guidelines comply with cybersecurity policies.
    11. Ensure that plans of actions and milestones or remediation plans are in place for vulnerabilities identified during risk assessments, audits, inspections, etc.
    12. Coordinate with organizational manpower stakeholders to ensure appropriate allocation and distribution of human capital assets.
    13. Assess policy needs and collaborate with stakeholders to develop policies to govern cyber activities.
    14. Design/integrate a cyber strategy that outlines the vision, mission, and goals that align with the organization's strategic plan.
    15. Conduct long-range, strategic planning efforts with internal and external partners in cyber activities.
    16. Collaborate on cyber privacy and security policies and procedures.
    17. Collaborate with cybersecurity personnel on the security risk assessment process to address privacy compliance and risk mitigation.
    18. Guide a team of IT security experts.
    19. Collaborate with key stakeholders to establish a cybersecurity risk management program.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544665600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.