Kforce Senior Monitoring Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Monitoring Engineer in Arlington, VA./Mclean, VA to start ASAP.Position Description:The Assistant FSO (AFSO) is responsible for processing security approvals for several Federal Government contracts. The AFSO will ensure that security clearance processing for applicants meets the government's high standard of quality while also meeting their tight deadlines. This position requires a proactive self-starter who can hold a clear and detail-oriented focus, quickly learn and follow processes and procedures, and maintain teamwork communication with program managers and government clients.Responsibilities:

  • Assist FSO with overall security program

  • Assist with processing new employee security clearances

  • Assist with tracking security clearance investigations and perform administrative support functions to include Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS) and eQIP administration

  • Assist with providing security briefings, debriefings, and awareness training for site personnel

  • Assist with processing necessary badge requests for government facilities

  • Assist with processing outgoing visit requests and certifications

  • Assist with preparing, issuing and maintaining DD254s

  • Assist with providing weekly and monthly reports to internal managers regarding security processing progress across contracts

  • Assist with reviewing of required forms, processing and screening of security forms (SF86, SF85) of various background investigations, and associated paperwork for accuracy

  • Assist with implementing security policy and direction consistent with the Company and Government regulations

  • Assist with providing answers/analyses to address questions and concerns from management

  • Establish and maintain successful working relationships with government and internal customers

  • Assists and backs up FSO as needed

  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree is related field preferred

  • Completion of FSO Certification Training (DSSA)

  • 4-6 years of experience in personnel security or experienced in personnel security requirements and processes

  • Organizational skills and attention to detail are absolute requirements for success in this position

  • Interest and initiative to learn and master specific tasks or projects

  • Familiarity with the NISPOM and Government security requirements

  • Experience with JPAS, e-Qip, and other security databases

  • Applicant must hold an active Secret security clearance

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours