Contract Program Security Officer

Advantage SCI Reston, VA, USA

Position: Contract Program Security Officer

Reports To: The Customer and Program Manager

Clearance Type: Active TS/SCI with CI Poly

Work Location: Reston, VA

Advantage SCI is seeking Contract Program Security Officer to be considered for employment. Individual will provide support to the government Program Security Officer (PSO). CPSO's are responsible for program security and execution of all security policies and requirements for specified Special Access Programs (SAPs), compartments, sub-compartments, and projects. CPSOs must review, verify, edit, draft, and submit security paperwork to accredit facilities and automated information systems (AIS) in accordance with applicable policies. They will conduct or support the periodic security inspections of cleared facilities to ensure compliance with the Technical Specifications for Construction and Management of SAP Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities, National Industrial Security Programs Operating Manual (NISPOM), the NISPOM supplemental, and-any unique requirements of various classified programs. Travel within the United States (CONUS plus Alaska and Hawaii, but not the U.S. Territory) to conduct or support facility inspections. Draft and maintain standard operating procedures (SOP), Security Classification Guides (SCGs) and other essential security documents, records. Implement a security education program for assigned personnel tailored to supported programs.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • 5 years specialized experience with government security databases (e.g., JADE, Scattered Castles, JPAS).
  • Training and experience working with SAPs.
  • Completion of the instructor led Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) Introduction to SAPSs course; experience implementing security training to meet specific SAP requirements; experience performing PSO functions in support of both government and contractor customers.
  • Completion of CDSE Orientation to SAP Security Compliance Inspections course.
  • Experience with SCIF Accreditations and Inspections.
  • Possess a TS/SCI and successfully passing CI Poly.
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Excellent written and oral reporting skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate at all levels of the organization and customers across geographically dispersed sites.
  • Experience working in DIA a plus.
  • Must have a valid certification of completion in PII and Cyber Awareness Challenge from Information Assurance Support Environment (Only valid within 30 days of hire). To obtain the certification, visit

Working Conditions:

  • Able to sit and work at a computer keyboard for extended periods of time
  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend at the waist and reach daily
  • Able to lift up to 35 pounds occasionally.
  • Noise level: Low to moderate

Advantage SCI, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

EXECUTIVE ORDER 11246 Prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, or national origin and requires affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees treated, without regard to race, sex, color, genetic information, religion, or national origin. (Enforcement Agency: U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs)

Posted date: 14 days ago

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