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Security Officer - 27966 in Arlington, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/7/2019

Job Description



Responsibilities/Qualification

In compliance with the NISPOM, assists in administering the standard aspects of the DOD or other industrial security programs to guarantee conformity with government and company security policies and procedures. Primary duties include assisting in the daily functions of the security program, program inspections, audits and investigations.  Duties include the use of JPAS to initiate, process, and maintain security clearances for employees in the facility where located. At the direction of the FSO, assists with conducting security briefings and with the administration of the security education program. Enforces local security policies and procedures required for the classification, downgrading, upgrading, and safeguarding of  classified information at the local facility. 

Essentional Job Functions:

Assist in the functions of personnel security (PERSEC), physical security (PHYSEC), communication security (COMSEC), continuity of operations (COOP), information security/operations security (INFOSEC/OPSEC), industrial security (INDSEC), and general security administration (customer support) in accordance with DoD 5200.02 and Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 704; DoDD 5200.08, DoDD 5200.01, DoD 5105.02, and Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 705; DoDI 8523.01 and NSA Manual 3-16; DoD 5200.01 (DoD Information Security Program) and DoD 5205.02 (DoD Operations Security Program);  DoDD 3020.26, DoDD 3020.44 and DoDI 3020.42; and DoDI 5220.22 and the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM).

Provide general security function (customer support), such as, processing CAC and building access applications; access control requests; country and threat briefs; in/out processing of R&E personnel (civilian, military, IPA/detailee and contractor); indoctrinations/debriefings, security record management; courier card application processing; computer/network account access requests; and visit authorization requests. 

Run queries of the Joint Personnel Adjudication System Account (JPAS) database for clearance information, pass clearances, provide SCI indoctrination assistance, and update JPAS records as necessary; provide guidance to R&E personnel as required concerning clearance information; process and accredit Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIF); certification of Temporary Secure Working Areas (TSWA), Top Secret Closed Storage areas (TSCC), Open Storage Secret areas (OSS), and Closed Storage Secret (CSS) areas.

Install, program and troubleshoot NSA approved COMSEC equipment ; maintain accountability of KSV-21 cryptography equipment; and training for COMSEC operators; provide guidance to R&E personnel on Classification and Declassification as necessary; compile annual reports (e.g., ISOO Standard Form 311 Report); and conduct Original Classification Authority/Derivative Classification training. \

Assist in the development of Mission Essential Functions, COOP plans, and COOPR exercise planning; maintain R&E Critical Access List and GSAF Entry Authorization List; development and maintenance of R&E "deployed" staff schedules; provide guidance and reviews of DD 254 forms to R&E COR personnel; edit and review forms for accuracy, processing through final approval chains; and maintaining files for all unclassified/classified contracts.

Education / Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree plus 2 to 4 years of directly related experience in the DoD Industrial Security Program. A security clearance of an appropriate level is required at time of employment.

In some cases, educational and/or experience requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 years of applicable experience. Work experience may be adjusted for a high degree of specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.

Top Secret  with ability to obtain and maintain SCI.  Should have SCI eligibility adjudicated within the past seven (7) years; briefed into or held access within the past two (2) years; have SSBI or SSBI-PR investigation not more than 7 years old.

Must have experience supporting the functions of personnel security (PERSEC), physical security (PHYSEC), communication security (COMSEC), continuity of operations (COOP), information security/operations security (INFOSEC/OPSEC), industrial security (INDSEC), and general security administration (customer support).

Experience running queries of the Joint Personnel Adjudication System Account (JPAS) database for clearance information, pass clearances, provide SCI indoctrination assistance, and update JPAS.



Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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