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Program Security Officer

Job ID: 2117962
Location: ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MD, United States
Date Posted: Dec 2, 2021
Category: Security
Subcategory: Security
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an experienced Program Security Officer to join a team of qualified and diverse individuals at our Annapolis Junction, MD location. The candidate shall respond quickly and effectively to security needs and concerns. The successful candidate will provide program security support to the Intelligence Community (IC). 

Role responsibilities: 
- Manage and administer all security aspects for multiple programs, including implementing physical, program, facility and information security requirements to ensure compliance with NISPOM, DCIDs, ICDs, federal security regulations and information security requirements.
- Develop and administer security programs and procedures for classified materials, documents, and equipment 
- Develop, write and review security documentation and provide guidance and assistance for all security levels including collateral and SCI information
- Investigate and manage security incidents and prepare reports specifying preventive action to be taken
- Conduct SCI Indoctrination briefings and educational training for new and current employees and coordinate security debriefings as necessary;
- Conduct candidate pres-creen interviews and serve as an integral participant in the recruiting process
- Responsible for SCIFs and may be required to respond to after-hours alarms
- Support other facility security items as necessary
- Provide proposal support, as needed to include writing Security Volumes (Prior experience authoring security volumes is a plus)
- Prior experience managing the build-out of SCIFs
- Be an active member of the security team
- Assist with preparing clearance request packages 
- Other Security duties as assigned

This position will require the individual to work onsite in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Requires an active TS/SCI with Full Scope Poly security Clearance 


Typical Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree and six (6) years of related experience. An additional 4 years of experience may be used in lieu of degree.

Position requires an active TS/SCI w/FS Poly security clearance

Other requirements:

- Candidate should have excellent communication, judgment and decision making skills 
- Demonstrated ability to analyze problems and identify solutions
- Working knowledge of the NISPOM, DCIDS, ICDs, and Executive Orders, to ensure security compliance
- Previous security experience with the Intelligence Community
- Knowledge of the various security disciplines such as physical security, personnel security, information system security and industrial security to determine, apply, and monitor appropriate security requirements for assigned programs

Candidate must have an active TS/SCI clearance with Full Scope Polygraph in order to be considered for this position

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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