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    JOB DESCRIPTION: Cybersecurity Management Officers ensure that Agency information systems comply with applicable standards and guidelines. They provide oversight of documentation, validation, accreditation, and authorization processes necessary for the implementation, operation, and maintenance of information technology systems. They ensure appropriate managerial responses for associated risk, compliance, and as

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    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The Cybersecurity Office (TS) safeguards the NGA mission through collaborative, forward-leaning, and risk-balanced solutions to ensure trust in GEOINT services and data. The Cybersecurity Office (TS) assesses and conveys the level of Agency cybersecurity risk in the context of overall NGA mission goals and objectives. To achieve this, we establish the policies and procedures governing cybersecurity and develop data-driven metrics to understand and adjudicate cybersecurity risk. The office prioritizes cybersecurity initiatives, integrates all cybersecurity solutions and facilitates the review and approval of all NGA cross domain services. We implement the Risk Management Framework and other applicable national and community-level policies within the Agency, balancing risk to realize maximum performance and support to NGA's critical missions. This position leads the Risk Management Division and reviews assessment and authorization work performed by a team of contractors and civilians to issue authorizations to operate, approve interconnection security agreements, adjudicate software risk and evaluate change requests to our defensive security posture. This position spearheads the Cybersecurity Office's initiatives to automate cybersecurity governance processes and deliver tailored, data-driven solutions to support agile development and rapid authorization decisions. The Risk Management Division is an accomplished professional who works independently with minimal supervision. They lead and mentor integrated teams of cybersecurity professionals in providing tailored solutions for complex cybersecurity challenges. They possess a strategic understanding of the Agency's direction, and have a demonstrated ability to operate in a dynamic environment balancing competing priorities. They have a proven ability to deliver data-driven cybersecurity solutions; keen problem-solving skills and strong interpersonal skills to work internally with Key Components and externally with academia, industry, and other agencies to develop and deliver capabilities. They excel at innovating and navigating ambiguity, are adept at working with industry partners, and exemplify a customer-service mindset. Additional Application Requirement: You may be asked to complete one or more assessments in addition to the application you submit on this website as part of your application to NGA. These assessments may include but are not limited to: 1) Online questionnaires or assessments that require you to describe your job-related knowledge, skills, abilities, or other characteristics that are aligned with the mandatory and desirable qualifications of this job posting. The information you provide in the application you submit must support the response you provide to this questionnaire. You will receive an email to describe any additional assessments required. Please monitor your emails and complete any required assessments as soon as possible.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel Required 25% or Less

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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