The Deputy Director, Acquisition Management, is responsible for the following:
Overseeing the execution of Acquisition Category (ACAT) ID Major Defense Acquisition Programs (MDAPs) and ACAT IAM Major Automated Information System (MAIS) programs as they proceed through the acquisition milestone decision process from research and development to production and operations and support.
Serving as the Executive Secretariat for the Defense Acquisition Board (DAB) in:
Serving as the OUSD(AT&L) lead for:
Actively participating in the Integrated Product Team process, which facilitates communication and issue resolution during the acquisition process.
Reviewing and assessing acquisition documents, such as program baselines and acquisition strategies, to include statutory and regulatory compliance, and coordinating and processing the documents for USD(AT&L) approval. Serving as the Executive Secretariat for the Defense Acquisition Executive Summary (DAES) review process.
Updating and maintaining the primary acquisition data systems, the Defense Acquisition Management Information Retrieval (DAMIR) (DoD Only) system and AIR acquisition document repository.
Developing, updating, interpreting, and assisting in implementing acquisition policy (DoD 5000 series documents).
Responding to congressional inquiries, legislative proposals, and inspection and audit reports. Providing input to congressional testimony and questions for the record.