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Knowledge

Knowledge of Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements.

Items denoted by a * are CORE KSATs for every Work Role, while other CORE KSATs vary by Work Role.


Core KSAT for the following Work Roles

Authorizing Official/Designating Representative (Core) ID: 611 (NIST ID: SP-RM-001) Category/Specialty Area: Securely Provision / Risk Management
Workforce Element: Cybersecurity

Senior official or executive with the authority to formally assume responsibility for operating an information system at an acceptable level of risk to organizational operations (including mission, functions, image, or reputation), organizational assets, individuals, other organizations, and the Nation (CNSSI 4009).

Information Systems Security Manager (Core) ID: 722 (NIST ID: OV-MG-001) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Cybersecurity Management
Workforce Element: Cybersecurity

Responsible for the cybersecurity of a program, organization, system, or enclave.

IT Program Auditor (Core) ID: 805 (NIST ID: OV-PM-005) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Acquisition and Program/Project Management
Workforce Element: Cyberspace Enablers / Acquisition

Conducts evaluations of an IT program or its individual components, to determine compliance with published standards.

IT Project Manager (Core) ID: 802 (NIST ID: OV-PM-002) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Acquisition and Program/Project Management
Workforce Element: Cyberspace Enablers / Acquisition

Work that involves directly managing information technology projects to provide a unique service or product.

Security Control Assessor (Core) ID: 612 (NIST ID: SP-RM-002) Category/Specialty Area: Securely Provision / Risk Management
Workforce Element: Cybersecurity

Conducts independent comprehensive assessments of the management, operational, and technical security controls and control enhancements employed within or inherited by an information technology (IT) system to determine the overall effectiveness of the controls (as defined in NIST 800-37).

Additional KSAT for the following Work Roles

IT Investment/Portfolio Manager (Additional) ID: 804 (NIST ID: OV-PM-004) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Acquisition and Program/Project Management
Workforce Element: Cyberspace Enablers / Acquisition

Manages a portfolio of IT capabilities that align with the overall needs of mission and business enterprise priorities.

Product Support Manager (Additional) ID: 803 (NIST ID: OV-PM-003) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Acquisition and Program/Project Management
Workforce Element: Cyberspace Enablers / Acquisition

Manages the package of support functions required to field and maintain the readiness and operational capability of systems and components.

Program Manager (Additional) ID: 801 (NIST ID: OV-PM-001) Category/Specialty Area: Oversee & Govern / Acquisition and Program/Project Management
Workforce Element: Cyberspace Enablers / Acquisition

Leads, coordinates, communicates, integrates and is accountable for the overall success of the program, ensuring alignment with critical agency priorities.