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Job #: R-00010581
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) for our San Diego office. The CPSO will implement the industrial security program in compliance with National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM), DoD 5205.07 Manuals, Intelligence Community Directive 705, Contract Security Classification Specification (DD254), and Security Classification Guide(s).

The candidate will be responsible for:
• Providing day-to-day support to the management and technical staff
• Writing Standard Operating Procedures
• Conducting annual self-inspections
• Submitting personnel for access
• Maintaining personnel records
• Conducting initial and annual refresher training
• Performing debriefs
• Maintaining document control
• Completing Fixed Facility Checklists
• Performing security violation investigations
• Transferring classified material
• Submitting foreign travel notifications
• Sending visit notifications

• Active TOP SECRET security clearance and single scope background investigation within 6 years.
• Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of professional security experience in a classified environment. Additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
• Thorough working knowledge of the NISPOM, DoD 5205.07 Manuals, ICD 705, or similar government security guidelines.
• Ability to travel and support field tests when necessary ( • The candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently, be customer service oriented, have strong written and verbal communications skills, have strong organizational skills, and the ability to interpret government security policies and apply them to program operations.
• Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline.
• SAP Mid-level Security Management Course.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

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 .

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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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