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COMSEC Auditor (VG01309)

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Job ID: 1926874
Location: SPRINGFIELD, VA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 27, 2020
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Sec Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description

Description

SAIC has an opening for a Communications Security (COMSEC) Auditor to support a Department of State (DoS) Bureau of Information Resource Management (IRM) program. This program provides transparent, interconnected systems and security supporting the DoS in successfully carrying out its U.S. foreign policy mission. IRM provides enterprise architecture design, engineering, operations and maintenance support services for desktops, servers, networks, firewalls, and enterprise applications across the Department. Program is named "Vanguard" and is an IT consolidation consisting of the Department's servers, mainframes, network devices, network perimeter, anti-virus engineering, public key infrastructure (PKI)/biometrics/encryption, monitoring tools, telephony, mobile computing platform, virtual environment, and enclave design/security engineering.


This is a mid-level position within the Vanguard Program’s Security Management Office (SMO), acting as one of the COMSEC Auditors. 


The position directly supports DoS to provide COMSEC support in providing audit assistance for the DoS COMSEC custodians located domestically and OCONUS.  


***This position requires extensive foreign and domestic travel to DOS posts located worldwide.***

 

Description of Duties:

  • Perform audits of COMSEC accounts to include reviewing and assessing the adequacy of COMSEC accountability and tracking documents in line with CNSSI No. 4005 and Department of State policy.

  • Ensure personnel on site are adhering to proper regulations, procedures for storage, maintenance, and handling of COMSEC material and documentation.

  • Provide proper guidance in the maintenance and usage of COMSEC Material.

  • Complete pre-audit planning to include logistics scheduling, visa management and tracking.

  • Draft post-audit documentation and summary reporting.

  • Knowledge of COMSEC logistics functions with regards to the ordering and distribution of COMSEC material.

  • Adhering to and ensuring enforcement of the national policies relating to protection of cryptographic material, including two-person integrity.

  • Drafting correspondence and official audit report message traffic utilizing State Messaging and Archive Retrieval Toolset (SMART) - for wide distribution within the Department of State.

  • Provide training to COMSEC account personnel on Key Management Infrastructure (KMI) concepts and processes.

  • Working knowledge of COMSEC Accounting, Reporting, and Distribution System (CARDS).

  • Provide corrective actions to personnel as well as document any COMSEC security violations – cryptographic security, physical security, emissions security as listed in the Department of State FAH and FAM guidance.

  • Provide fundamental training on key inventory process to include distribution, tracking, and destruction of keys on Tier 3 data transfer devices (DTD) such as Really Simple Key Loader (RASKL) and KIK-20 Secure DTD2000 System (SDS).

  • Provide on-site assistance and training for secure voice equipment.

  • Ability to train on and interact with Inline Network Encryption (INE) devices such as KG-175D, KG-175F, KG-175G, and KG-250X.

  • Interacting and briefing key customers on the standing of each COMSEC account.

  • Assist with planning and implementing annual COMSEC Auditor security trainings and seminars.

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience: 

Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; additional years of experience will be accepted in lieu of degree


Experience to include: 

  • A minimum of five to seven years of experience as a COMSEC Custodian or Alternate with at least 1 year at a 6-digit National-level COMSEC account.
  • Previous experience working with a Central Office of Record environment providing support and guidance to subordinate COMSEC accounts.
  • Knowledge of cryptographic equipment such as INE, DTD, and Secure Voice.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite, such as Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Exceptional communication skills to include high level of writing, editing and proofreading competency as well as an advanced oral communication skillset.
  • Familiarity with shipping classified or confidential materials.
  • Certification as a COMSEC custodian from an accredited training facility.
  • Familiarity with COMSEC Accounting, Reporting and Distribution System (CARDS).
  • Must be willing to travel
One of the following certifications required:
  • NSA-approved COMSEC Account Manager certification (DoD/Military Branch equivalent)

  • Department of State COMSEC Custodian course certification

  • KMI Management Client certification
 
Clearance Requirement
TOP SECRET (Active) with ability to obtain SCI


Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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