Ready to use your technical skills in a Security Specialist position? Are you experienced with a variety of techniques and analyses within the Safeguards and Security (S&S) technical area? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Security Specialist to act as the Assistant Facility Security Officer (AFSO) at the Huntsville, Alabama facility. We are seeking a candidate withemerging experience in all aspects of the security disciplines including personnel, physical, operations, industrial, communications, information, and information technology security.
In this role you will assist the FSO in administering and managing the Parsons Huntsville Security Program, providing policies, plans, procedures, departmental instructions, and technical support of safeguards and security (S&S) programs to protect client security interests. Parsons extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your technical knowledge, will advance your career and leadership. We need our Senior Security Specialists to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be the central point of contact for contractor security matters with broad experience in all aspects of the security disciplines including personnel, physical, operations, industrial, communications, information, and information technology security.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Acts as the chief assistant to the FSO regarding not only implementation of security policy and procedures but also in assisting with the management of other security team members' daily functions.
Oversees day-to-day Industrial security facility operations and administering industrial security programs in accordance with the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), applicable laws, regulations, and DoD contractual requirements.
Manages the processing of security clearance paperwork, including collection and review of relevant documents and information for completeness, consistency, and accuracy
Maintains personnel security records and databases, including quality assurance and control of the fingerprinting process.
Ensures compliance with all security requirements for the marking, handling, and safeguarding of classified information received and stored within the facility, to include both information and physical security policy and procedures.
Manages, prepares, and tracks all Department of Defense Contract Security Classification Specifications(DD Form 254s) provided from the government/prime contractor as well as those necessary for distribution to subcontractors
Implements Security Education, Training, and Awareness Programs
Executes visitor control functions to include processing of incoming and outgoing visit requests and verifying incoming visitor identification, prior to allowing access to classified information
Verifies preparation of essential reports, troubleshooting industrial security issues, and providing assistance in resolving all concerns and queries from government agencies and company management.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in security or criminal justice or equivalent years of relevant work experience 7+ years of relevant security experience preferred
Have or be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance w/CI poly
In depth understanding and experience in executing NISPOM requirements Attendance of security course offerings by DOE, DoD, or other intelligence community is preferred
Possess and demonstrate excellent attention to detail
Possess strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate professionally and effectively
Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI Poly clearance.
Ready for action? Were looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and dont hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
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