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Assistant Facility Security Officer (AFSO)

Merit321 | Leesburg VA 20176 USA | Full Time | Posted: 01/13/2020

Job Descriptiontop

Position: Assistant Facility Security Officer

Location: Leesburg, VA

Clearance: Top Secret/SCI (TS/SCI)



The Security Analyst supports the Director of Compliance & Security to ensure all aspects of security are considered in the safety and well-being on employees, contractors, and vendors. The Security Analyst will also manage the day-to-day physical and personnel security of assigned facilities.


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Oversee the construction of a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) and maintain the SCIF in accordance with sponsor requirements
  • Coordinate personnel security clearance requirements with the Department of Defense (DoD), Intelligence Community (IC), and various government entities
  • Coordinate required security awareness education for uncleared employees
  • Coordinate required security awareness education for cleared employees to include initial security briefings and annual refresher training
  • Participate in various government security reviews/assessment/audits, conduct and document government required self-inspections/assessments, and assist with any corrective actions required
  • Assist in conducting security in-briefings for all new employees and contractors
  • Assist with the operations and maintenance of the Access Control and Video Management Systems
  • Utilize the Access Control System to generate badges for employees, contractors and visitors
  • Conduct briefings and debriefings for all staff engaging in foreign travel
  • Administer and process incoming/outgoing visit requests
  • Maintain all security documentation and files accurately and in accordance with requirements
  • Maintain interactions with the Defense Security Service (DSS) Industrial Security and Counterintelligence representatives
  • Assist with conducting and documenting investigations into compliance, security violations and compromises of classified information
  • Assist with security needs across the corporation
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management

Job Requirementstop



  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 years of experience as an FSO, Assistant FSO, Contract Special Security Officer (CSSO) and/or Special Security Officer (SSO)
  • U.S. citizen with current Top Secret/SCI Personnel Security Clearance
  • Must have completed the Facility Security Officer (FSO) courses and certification through Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE)
  • Knowledge of the National Industrial Security Program Operating manual (NISPOM), Personnel Security and Adjudicative Guidelines, Director, Central Intelligence Directives (DCID) and Intelligence Community Directives (ICD)
  • Experience with Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS), e-QIP (electronic SF86), Secure Web Fingerprint Transmission (SWFT), National Industrial Security System (NISS) and other security forms and security management databases
  • Experience in managing DoD closed areas, IC SCIFs, etc.; experience with classified Automated Information Systems (AIS) is desirable
  • Knowledge of COMSEC is a plus

Job Detailstop

Location Leesburg, VA, 20176, United States
Categories Human Resources & Recruiting, Administrative & Clerical, General, Government
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/EBI, Top Secret (TS), Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Joe Novello
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Primary Phone 240-243-9696
Primary Fax 866-579-0212
Job Code 20-00002