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Job #: R-00010113
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Security Management System Team at Leidos currently has an opening for a Security Management System Specialist to work in our Springfield office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping support the customer's mission. In this mission we deliver subject matter expert support to the Office of Security within the Security and Installations Directorate, to secure customer's people, facilities, information, and systems while providing guidance and oversight to support an effective protection program. An ACTIVE TS/SCI level clearance and willingness to obtain a Polygraph is REQUIRED for consideration.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Provide assistance with oversight, guidance, and program implementation
  • Perform accurate data entry and keep information real time
  • Prepare briefings and attend meetings
  • Provide system capability and skills for program and implementation of the Agency's Security Management System (SMS) (automated access control system handling badging, CCTV, alarm, etc.) to ensure operational readiness of the system at all customer locations, and also be responsible for adding/ removing employee facility accesses
  • Support operations and entry of the Agency's SCIF database
  • Provides required reports
  • Act as the Information Security System officer/manager assist for the SMS and perform required functions
  • Provide support to Site operators and ensure they are trained/certified in their responsibilities
  • Perform risk assessments and provide security oversight and technical direction on AIS systems, networks and media
  • Support and provide guidance regarding information systems security awareness programs
  • Provide expertise, as required to the Workforce Support Center/Help Desk, in order to assist internal and external customers in a timely manner
  • Provide periodic updates and reports to the SMS Program Manager and the Industrial and Physical Security Division Chief as required
  • Coordinate and make recommendations to the Program Manager on all construction projects and SMS initiatives
  • Provide assistance for SCIF database operations and maintenance of the existing agency's security management system (SMS) (e.g., badging, CCTV, alarms, etc.) to ensure operational readiness of the system at all agency locations

  • Bachelors or equivalent experience in a related field, 7 years includes >2 years within DoD/IC
  • ACTIVE TS/SCI and willingness to obtain a polygraph upon request for consideration
  • For Access Control Specialist Positions: Experience must include >2 years of SMS and CAC
  • Must have the ability to travel

  • DoD Security Professional Education Development (SPeD) Certification .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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