Security Specialist-Mid - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

Redstone Arsenal
United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future


Job Description: Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Secure Mission Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

ManTech is currently searching for a SS-M in support of our government customer.

This position is a full-time, on (customer) site position in support of Special Access Programs; a successful candidate must have U.S. Citizenship and an Active Top-Secret (TS) Clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Eligibility. Additionally, this position is nominative; therefore, a successful applicant must apply for, and be granted, SCI and SAP access. The SS-M is capable of developing and implementing the personnel security task area in support of SAPs.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Assist the CPSO-J with all facets of executing and managing the PERSEC program in support of SAP initiatives

• Track and maintain all PERSEC information to include clearance status, SAP access, security training records, and personnel information files (PIFs) required documentation

• Maintain a thorough knowledge of NISPOM and DOD 5202.07 Vol 2 security references, regulations, and instructions in support of SAP PERSEC

• Implement the SAP Nomination Process (SAPNP)

• Review and process all SAP Pre-Screening Questionnaires (PSQ) and associated PSQ templates

• Prepare, process, and/or review Program Access Request (PARs) for accuracy and access eligibility; along with other associated PERSEC documentation

• Perform adverse reporting procedures

• Ensure compliance with government SAP security policies and procedures

• Protect classified information and published security awareness for cleared personnel

• Properly safeguard and destroy classified information and conduct reproduction support for classified materials in accordance with policies and procedures

• Perform clearance administration functions; demonstrate proficiency with JPAS, DISS, and JADE

• Assist with SAP self-inspection and formal security compliance inspections

• Research, process, file and maintain inbound and outbound program visit notifications

• Escort facility visitors and maintains associated logs

• Prepare and process inbound and outbound classified faxes and receipts

• Perform general clerical duties as required

Basic Qualifications:

• Minimum of three years’ experience in Personnel Security (No Less Than One Year Experience in SAP PERSEC)

• Proficiency with: Joint Access Database Environment (JADE) and Defense Information Security System (DISS)

• Independent self-starter with a strong writing ability

• Ability to perform on-site operations full-time

• BS/BA in related field or a combination of education, training and experience beyond this baseline

• Periodic travel is required for both CONUS and OCONUS locations. Some travel may exceed 60 days per occurrence

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Office Specialist Expert certification

Security Clearance Requirements:

U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI; SAP access approval


For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

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