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Facility Security Officer

Job ID: 2116986
Location: VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 2, 2021
Category: Security
Subcategory: Security
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC Office of Security is currently seeking an FSO to support the Virginia Beach, VA, Security Operations.    

Job Duties will include: 

• Interface directly with program management to address security items specific to each program/contract. Present our security program as a business enabler

• Author security volumes and provide security oversight and support to business development and proposal development

• Increase security proficiency and value through continued security education and training and active involvement in industrial security working groups, forums and conferences

• In collaboration with corporate security team, develop and deliver Security Awareness, Training and Education briefings and products to our program personnel

Maintain and coordinate excellent working relationships with government agencies

• Ensure compliance with all government and company security regulations

• Prepare, obtain approval for and execute security plans (Security Operating Procedures (SOP), Systems Security Plans (SSPs), Concepts of Operations (CONOPS), etc.)

• Perform self-audits of facility security program and participate in DSS Security Vulnerability Assessments (SVA)

• Administrative security actions (safe combo changes, fingerprints, badging, classified destruction, visit certifications, etc.)


Required Education and Experience: 

• Must have an active Top Secret security clearance

• Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience; Masters and four (4) years or more experience. Four (4) additional years of experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree

• Minimum two (2) years experience with security functions in a Possessing Facility

• Experience interfacing with government SSOs/PSOs for access nominations, development/accreditation of secure facilities, accreditation of secure IT systems and interpretation of security classification guides. High level of understanding and proficiency of the 32 CFR, Part 117 (NISPOM)

• In-depth knowledge of the NISP and proven experiences with DSS Security Vulnerability Assessments

• Proficiency and experience in the following security disciplines: personnel security clearances, investigations, physical security, document control, information systems security, preparing and processing DD254, visitor control, badging and access control. Highly organized and detail oriented

• Current FSO Certification or Certification within 6 months (Possessing Facility)

• Ability to multi-task and excel in a highly dynamic, multi-customer environment

• Collaborative decision maker. 

Desired Experience:

• High level of proficiency with DISS, SIMs, SIPRNET 

• Understanding of export control requirements as related to the NISP

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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