As a company expert, coordinates and monitors highly sensitive aspects of the OPM security program and other security activities, ensuring compliance with government and company security policies and procedures. Protects classified government information, Personal Identifiable Information (PII) and publishes security awareness for all cleared corporate personnel. Provides work leadership for lower level employees.
Develops and implements policies, procedures, standards, training, and methods for identifying and protecting information, personnel, property, facilities, operations, or material from unauthorized disclosure, misuse, theft, assault, vandalism, espionage, sabotage, or loss.
Develops, evaluates, maintains and/or operates policies, devices, procedures, and methods used for safeguarding information, property, personnel, operations, and materials.
Develops and implements policies and procedures for analyzing and evaluating the character, background, and history of employees, candidates for employment, and other persons having or proposed to be granted access to classified or other sensitive information, materials, or work sites.
Conducts surveys of industrial or other private facilities to determine the organization's eligibility to work with and store classified and sensitive information.
Orients contractors to the security program and assists in initiating the measures necessary to bring a facility up to established standards.
Negotiates formal security agreements with contractors, processes organizational and personnel clearance actions, determines from investigative and other data the kinds of clearance actions to be initiated, and determines if a facility is under foreign ownership, control, or influence.
Develops security plans including, but not limited to, access to grounds by employees, vendors, Government personnel, and others; badge and pass systems; and clearance records and controls.
Resolves issues with industry officials involving security plans and makes adjustments based on costs, alternative methods available, other security programs in place, and similar considerations.
Conducts highly sensitive security briefings.
Coordinates all security education programs.
Acts as primary liaison with upper management and outside agencies.
Active Facility Security Officer (FSO) certification
PIV Registrar Certification preferred
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Typically requires bachelor's degree or equivalent, and 10 to 12 years of related experience as well as the ability to obtain a security clearance.
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required.