Facility Security Officer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States


SAIC Office of Security is currently seeking a Security Specialist (FSO) to support the Colorado Springs, CO Security Operations.

Job Duties will include: 

• Interface directly with program management to address security items specific to each program/contract. Present our security program as a business enabler.
• Author security volumes and provide security oversight and support to business development and proposal development.
• Increase security proficiency and value through continued security education and training and active involvement in industrial security working groups, forums and conferences.
• In collaboration with corporate security team, develop and deliver Security Awareness, Training and Education briefings and products to our program personnel.
• Maintain and coordinate excellent working relationships with government agencies
• Ensure compliance with all government and company security regulations
• Prepare, obtain approval for and execute security plans (Security Operating Procedures (SOP), Systems Security Plans (SSPs), Concepts of Operations (CONOPS), etc).
• Perform self-audits of facility security program and participate in DSS Security Vulnerability Assessments (SVA)
• Administrative security actions (safe combo changes, fingerprints, badging, classified destruction, visit certifications, etc.)


**MUST HAVE Active Top Secret/SCI CI Poly

Required Education and Experience: 

• Associate’s degree or five additional years of experience without a degree.
• Minimum three years’ experience as Security Specialist in a Possessing Facility
• Experience interfacing with government SSOs/PSOs for access nominations, development/accreditation of secure facilities, accreditation of secure IT systems and interpretation of security classification guides.
• High level of understanding and proficiency of the NISPOM.
• In-depth knowledge of the NISP and proven experiences with DSS Security Vulnerability Assessments.
• Proficiency and experience in the following security disciplines: personnel security clearances, investigations, physical security, document control, information systems security, preparing and processing DD254, visitor control, badging and access control.
• Highly organized and detail oriented.
• Current FSO Certification (Possessing Facility)
• Ability to multi-task and excel in a highly dynamic, multi-customer environment.
• Collaborative decision maker. 

Desired Qualifications

 Desired Experience:

• High level of proficiency with JPAS, DISS, SIMs.
• Understanding of export control requirements as related to the NISP.