DRS Technologies, Inc. Associate Security Specialist in Herndon, Virginia

Job Title: Associate Security Specialist

Company: DRS GES

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Position Summary:

Assists FSO with oversight and successful implementation of the DRS Proxy Agreement requirements, DRS Security policies and procedures and physical security programs and activities at the site level.

*Duties and Responsibilities: *

  • Assists with and executes administration of routine aspects of the Department of Defense (DoD), Intelligence Community (IC) or other industrial security program to ensure compliance with government and company security policies and procedures

  • Conducts typical security operations to include physical access to buildings, rooms, couriers, clearances, packages, documentation and debriefings

  • Monitors security procedures; ensures compliance with all aspects of the program including personnel, physical and administrative security systems and procedures

  • May conduct security briefings and maintains security education programs

  • Assists in gathering information for investigations into losses and security violations

  • Ensures safeguarding and destruction of classified and/or confidential information in accordance with policies and procedures

  • Assists in revision of procedures manuals and may interface with outside agencies

  • Will take on Assistant Facility Security Officer (AFSO) duties

  • Supports, communicates, reinforces and defends the mission, values and culture of the organization

Required Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Must be US Citizen

  • Associate‚Äôs degree or equivalent industrial or physical security training

  • Must hold a Secret security clearance at a minimum, and be willing to upgrade as needed

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with peers and other DRS functions

  • Must have excellent attention to detail and accurate record-keeping skills

  • Must be able to interpret current government regulations and procedures

  • Must have the ability to work well with customers, peers, and management

  • Must have good time management skills

  • Must have good experience with the Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint

  • Must have experience in JPAS

  • Basic understanding of NISPOM

DRS Technologies, Inc.

DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.drs.com.

Company Overview

DRS Global Enterprise Solutions, Inc. successfully delivers quality systems and services to CONUS and overseas units. Our systems solutions encompass broad data distribution networks and complex telecommunications systems for data, voice and video applications over integrated satellite, terrestrial, and wireless networks. Our proven service history of engineering, installing, operating and maintaining innovative, low-risk, and cost-effective communications resources illustrates our commitment to supporting military, commercial, and relief efforts at home and around the globe.

DRS Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #CA #LG