Facility Security Officer / Program Security Officer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States


Job Description

• SAIC is seeking a seasoned professional as Facility Security Officer (FSO)/Program Security Officer (PSO) for our El Segundo facility, located in Los Angeles CA, to support multiple Department of Defense (DoD), and Intelligence Community (IC) programs/customers within the Security Organization.

• This position will be responsible for all aspects of the security program within the facility consisting of preparation of security plans, reviewing/enforcing applicable guidelines, and established procedures for all areas of security to include Personnel Security, Information Security, Physical/Technical Security, Classification Management, Communication Security (COMSEC), and Program Security.

Key duties and/or responsibilities:

• Initiate, maintain and terminate personnel security clearances in government databases, such as the Defense Security Services (DSS) Joint Adjudication System (JPAS/DISS) Joint Verification System (JVS)

• Manage all aspects of cleared facility in accordance with NISPOM and other DoD guidance to include maintenance of closed areas, annual/semi- annual self inspections and other duties required to maintain FCL (Facility Clearance)

• Conduct security indoctrination briefings and debriefings

• Present Security Awareness Training and Education (SATE) briefings

• Process pre and post foreign travel requests and perform foreign travel briefings

• Create and maintain personnel folders

• Investigate security incidents and violations; prepare reports of investigations for the corporation and customers, making specific recommendations for corrective and preventive actions

• Prepare Security Operating Procedures (SOPs) outlining customer guidelines and establishing procedures for the handling, storing, and transportation of program assets

• Prepare Systems Security Plans (SSPs) and Fixed Facility Checklists (FFCs) in accordance with customer guidelines

• Manage document control and program asset management and accountability

• Process visit authorizations, personnel access requests

• Assist with meeting preparation, employee and visitor badging, circulation control and general facility management duties

• Assist with management of classified information systems

• Perform weekly information systems audits and validate all security controls have been implemented

• Assist system administrator with decommissioning of systems

• Assist with proposal development

• Perform duties of COMSEC Responsible Officer (CRO)

• Prepare DD-254s

• Perform administrative and general office duties as needed


Required Qualifications


  • Must have current/maintain a TS/SCI clearance
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office suite (MSWord, Excel, Power Point)
  • Ability to travel to support other locations
  • Must have experience utilizing eFCL/ISFD/JPAS/Scattered Castles
  • Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM) and Executive Orders
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills/briefing skills; communicate with senior level internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations and independent decision making with minimal direct supervision while representing the security organization
  • Candidate must be a self-driven and results- oriented individual capable of effectively working multiple tasks concurrently in a dynamic, fast- paced environment
  • Must have the ability to articulate and present intelligent, decisive and risk-managed security recommendations and decisions on a daily basis
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skill are critical to the success of this position