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Senior Security Manager

AMERICAN SYSTEMS | Alexandria VA 22311 USA | Full Time | Posted: 04/02/2021

Job Descriptiontop

WANTED: Experienced Senior Security Support and Security Manager with demonstrated experience in Research, Engineering and development efforts for defense organizations.  The work will be located in National Capital Region.

As the Sr. Security Manager you will:

  • Support the government in the development of Security Classification Guide (SCGs), Security Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Security Process and Procedure (SPP) documents.
  • Assist in the development and review of security related aspects of the payloads, missions, or technologies, presentations, briefings and other technical documents
  • Assist in organizing security related meetings, scheduling and maintaining action item lists and status.
  • Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
  • Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.

A week in the life of the Sr. Security Manger:

  • Provide security management and oversight of classified projects.
  • Create, execute, and monitor security policies and procedures to safeguard national security information, process and products.
  • Develop and implement procedures relating to personnel security processing, access control procedures, visitor access certification and badging.
  • Maintain personnel security clearance records with existing database, assist personnel in preparing and submitting SF86.
  • Advise project management on security regulations and procedures; manage Security Education Training and Awareness program.
  • Ensure compliance with contract security requirements
  • Maintain security documentation and files.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Our employee-owners are encouraged to make a difference, implement new ideas in a collaborative environment, and focus on mission critical success. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day. Join us!

Winner National Top Workplace Award 2021

AWARDED “BEST OF THE BEST” by U.S. Veterans Magazine, "BEST FOR VETS" by Military Times, and “TOP 10 MILITARY FRIENDLY EMPLOYER” by


Job Requirementstop

  • Master’s degree or higher
  • 15 years of progressively responsible experience in Security Support and Security Management
  • Knowledge of National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) and applicable Director of Central Intelligence Directives (DCIDs)/director of National Intelligence (DNI) Intelligence Community Directives (ICDs).
  • TS/SCI Clearance


  • Military or OSD experience
  • Knowledge of Project Management Best Practices
  • Knowledge and experience with OSD administrative support and operations. 

Job Detailstop

Location Alexandria, VA, 22311, United States
Categories Law Enforcement & Security
Ctznship Statuses Eligible to work in USA
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Pref Degree Masters

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Jessica Bradshaw
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Job Code 19274