Senior Program Security Officer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking an experienced Senior Program Security Officer to join a team of qualified and diverse security professionals in Reston, VA. The candidate shall respond quickly and effectively to security needs and concerns and will provide program security support to the Intelligence Community (IC) programs.
The job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ensure compliance with NISPOM, DCIDs, ICDs, federal security regulations and information security requirements
  • Develop and administer security programs and procedures for classified materials, documents, and equipment
  • Develop, write and review security documentation and provide guidance and assistance for all security levels including collateral and SCI information
  • Investigate and manage security incidents and prepare reports specifying preventive action to be taken
  • Conduct SCI Indoctrination briefings and educational training for new and current employees and coordinate security debriefings as necessary 


  • Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
  • Minimum of 16 years of relevant experience
  • Experience providing operational security and program protection planning guidance
  • Experience providing personnel security guidance in accordance with security regulations
  • Experience supporting compartmented programs
  • Experience providing physical security guidance in accordance with applicable security regulations
  • Working knowledge of the NISPOM, DCIDS, ICDs, and Executive Orders, to ensure security compliance
  • Previous security experience with the Intelligence Community
  • Proficient with standard Microsoft Office products


  • Knowledge of the various security disciplines such as physical security, personnel security, information system security and industrial security to determine, apply, and monitor appropriate security requirements for assigned programs

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.