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Job #: R-00026705
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description 

Leidos is seeking qualified candidates for Classification Management Specialist to provide security support operations at a customer site in Springfield , VA. An ACTIVE TS/SCI level security clearance and willingness to obtain a Polygraph upon request is REQUIRED to be considered.

Primary Responsibilities

As a Classification Management Specialist, qualified candidates will be expected to provide the following support:

  • Assist Government team members implementing appropriate classification management efforts (SCI and collateral levels)

  • Provide classification guidance for an Intelligence Community agency’s Controlled Access Program’s planning and communications efforts

  • Provide approved classification guidance, release procedures, and marking criteria in accordance with ICD 710

  • Ensure that sound classification management practices are implemented and applied to support special security mission
  • Update and maintain Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Controlled Access Program (CAP) classification guidance through various media

  • Provide timely classification management expertise to resolve  classification management issues
  • Develop innovative techniques to implement training and compliance with established classification management policies

  • Participate in related training, informational briefings, and assist in responding to related agency taskers

Basic Qualifications


  • Familiarity with DoD 5205. 07 SAP Manual(Volumes 1-4), Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 710, Executive Orders 13526 and 129589

  • Experience writing , editing and updating Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)   

  • Experience  writing, editing, updating Security Class Guides (SCG)


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or equivalent experience and a minimum of 7 years of relevant specialized security experience in creating and maintaining Security Classification Guides (SCGs)
  • Top Secret/SCI level clearance and willingness to submit to a polygraph

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite

  • Excellent briefing and technical writing skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Independent self-starter, proactive and professional assertive

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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

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