Contractor Special Security Officer

Key Role:

Perform a wide range of functions to ensure the protection of firm and government sensitive and classified information. Apply advanced consulting skills, extensive technical expertise, and full industry knowledge. Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Work without considerable direction and mentor and supervise team members.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience working within the capacity of an SSO, CSSO, SSR, or CSSR

  • Knowledge of DoD manuals, instructions, regulations, guidelines, and ICDs pertaining to national security programs, including DoD 5105.21 V1-3, SECNAVINST 5510.30/36, ICD 704, or ICD 705

  • Ability to perform multiple program security functions, including Personnel Security, Information Security, Information System Security, Communications Security, and Physical Security for Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI)

  • Ability to assist the Special Security Officer (SSO) with analyzing operations to determine functional and cross-functional security requirements and be the active representative in sites where the SSO cannot be physically present persistently

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

  • Completion of DoD-approved Special Security Officer Course or ICD 704 Personnel Security Course

Additional Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience working within the capacity of an SSO, CSSO, SSR, or CSSR

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Criminal Justice, or other related scientific, technical, or functional field preferred; Master's degree in Business, Engineering, Criminal Justice, or other related scientific, technical, or functional field a plus

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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