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This position is supporting the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Security and Installations Office at the NGA Campus in Springfield, VA. This positions is responsible for delivering subject matter expert support to the Office of Security within the Security and Installations Directorate, to secure NGA’s people, facilities, information, and systems while providing guidance and oversight to support an effective protection program. As an Access Control/Security Management Specialist, you are expected to create positive, professional and productive lines of communication with our NGA customer, in addition to delivering the highest quality technical performance possible. You should be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously and clearly understand your customer’s expectations and requirements relative to our contracted mission.
The Security Management System Team at Leidos currently has an opening for an Access Control/Security Management System Specialist to work at our Springfield location. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the NGA mission. In this mission we deliver subject matter expert support to the Office of Security within the Security and Installations Directorate, to secure NGA’s people, facilities, information, and systems while providing guidance and oversight to support an effective protection program.
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 NGA 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 NGA 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 NGA locations.
- An active TS/SCI clearance and ability to undergo a successful Counterintelligence Polygraph (CI) examination.
- Minimum 7 years of demonstrated experience in Security Management Systems within the IC, DoD or Federal Government environment. In lieu of a degree, additional experience will be considered.
- Ability to support up to 10% travel requirements for the position.
Bachelors or equivalent experience in a related field
Years of experience:
7 years includes >3 years within DoD/IC and must have the ability to travel.
Ability to support up to 10% travel requirements for the position.
DoD Security Professional Education Development (SPeD) Certification
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 33,000 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 www.Leidos.com.
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