COMSEC Manager II - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee   contract


United States

The COMSEC Security Managers’ primary function is working within Special Access Programs (SAPs) supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies, such as HQ Air Force, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and Military Compartments efforts. The position will provide “day-to-day” support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program (SAP) activities. The COMSEC Security Managers must be familiar with COMSEC requirements and procedures to include the acquisition, maintenance, operations and disposition of COMSEC equipment.

Performance shall include:

• Conduct secure equipment (e.g., secure telephone and encryption devices) and classified keying material inventories, inspections and other COMSEC related support and oversight functions

• Perform installation of secure telephone equipment (STE) and coordinate to deliver encryption device(s) and keying material to select Information Technology (IT) specialist maintaining classified networks

• Administer a Top Secret inventory and document control program to account for COMSEC equipment and materials

• Conduct inventories per agency policy and reports any discrepancy to government customer

• Courier classified information and authors receipt for classified materials

• Enforce compliance with Air Force COMSEC standards by team members by providing security education and training on operating procedures

• Ensure Automated Information Systems Security requirements, related to COMSEC duties, are complied with

• Ensure proper physical security accreditation has been issued by designated Program Security Officers for supported facilities

• Train personnel in COMSEC procedures and the use of related equipment

• Provide leadership, mentoring, and quality assurance for Team Members


• 5 - 7 years related experience


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (4 years)

Security Clearance:

• Current Top Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility

• Eligibility for access to Special Access Program Information

• Willingness to submit to a Counterintelligence polygraph

Other Requirements:

• Must have a strong understanding of COMSEC accountability as well as knowledge of the procedures required for the issue and receipt of COMSEC equipment and materials to include inventory and mailing Must be familiar with security policy/manuals and the appropriate DCIDs/JAFANs and other guiding policy documents

• Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners

• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

• Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision

• Willingness to travel within the organizational geographic Area of Responsibility (AOR) (note - could be extensive, and will include both air and ground transportation)

Some moderate lifting required (approximately 25 – 40 pounds)
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