CISA IT Investment Portfolio Manager

This role manages a portfolio of IT investments that align with the overall needs of mission and enterprise priorities.  

Personnel performing this work role may unofficially or alternatively be called:

  • Investment Managers
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Program/Project Managers
  • CPIC Administrator
  • Budget Manager/Analyst
  • Program Analyst
  • Contracting Officer

Category: Oversee and Govern
Specialty Area: Program/Project Management and Acquisition

Core Tasks

  • Ensure that all acquisitions, procurements, and outsourcing efforts address information security requirements consistent with organization goals. ( T0277) 
  • Ensure that supply chain, system, network, performance, and cybersecurity requirements are included in contract language and delivered. ( T0415) 

Core Competencies

  • Contracting/Procurement
  • Organizational Awareness
  • Project Management

Core Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSAs)

  • Knowledge of information technology (IT) acquisition/procurement requirements. (K0257)
  • Knowledge of secure acquisitions (e.g., relevant Contracting Officer's Technical Representative [COTR] duties, secure procurement, supply chain risk management). (K0126)
  • Knowledge of the acquisition/procurement life cycle process. (K0270)
  • Knowledge of the organization's core business/mission processes. (K0146)
  • Knowledge of resource management principles and techniques. (K0072)

How to Apply

To apply for this work role, submit an application to one or more of CISA's vacancy announcements. Please ensure your resume has been updated to reflect your demonstrated experience performing the above tasks and describe your exposure to the listed competencies.

  1. Assign the appropriate Task ID and/or Core KSA ID to each experience statement in your resume. Task and KSA IDs are listed in parenthesis at the end of each bullet above.
  2. You must also include demonstrated experience on the four required competencies:
  • Attention to Detail
  • Customer Service
  • Oral Communication
  • Problem Solving

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