BAE Systems Facility Security Officer in Vandenberg AFB, California

Job Description

Be the FSO for BAE Systems on Vandenberg AFB, CA. Assist the Strategic Systems Security Manager (ISC FSO/AFSO) in maintaining and administering security policies and procedures for active programs in all security disciplines as required by DoD, Air Force and Program Security Classification guides at VAFB.

Experience in the Industrial Security field to include physical security, personnel security, operations security, and classified document control.

Mentors, coaches, and reviews other BAE Systems employees for proper security adherence.

Develop and manage security procedures consistent with BAE Systems Corporate policies, the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) and Air Force Instructions/Manuals.

Assists in ensuring compliance with government and company security policies, procedures and directives to include BAE Systems Special Security Agreement (SSA).

Assists in the development and implementation of compliance standards and policies in supporting SSA, FOCI and BAE Systems security requirements.

Manages, receives, dispatches and inventories classified documents thru SIMS in accordance with NISPOM and BAE Systems standards. Manages all aspects of document control and security trainings for employees to access the classified data.

Well experienced in working in a classified environment while managing all aspects of the classified areas (i.e. access, accountability, auditing, emergencies, incidents, reports, alarms and many other security related items).

Experience working with additional classifications such as Special Access Programs (SAP), Special Compartmented Information (SCI), and Nuclear Sensitive Information (NC2-ESI, CNWDI, RD, FRD)

Helps manage badging and access control BAE Systems employees, subcontractors, and other official personnel for area access. Also assists in obtaining proper access and/or badges for BAE Systems employees at VAFB.

Assists with processing new employee security clearances through JPAS. Ensures personnel security files are properly maintained, updated, and reviewed.

Processes incoming and outgoing visit requests in JPAS. Also uses JPAS to indoctrination access briefs and debriefings as required.

May serve as the primary or alternate COMSEC Custodian. Experience in using a STE (Secure Terminal Equipment).

Conducts periodic classified document inventories and security self-inspections on local processes and practices.

Investigates and reports security violations and incident reports, completes Reports of Investigation (ROI) on security matters.

Helps provide comprehensive security training, guidance and oversight to all employees. Helps develop and implement the security education & training program.

Assists local BAE Systems Management and employees in administrative functions, such as travel requests and processing, making copies, writing or proof reading document, and other administrative tasks as required by local management.

May perform other security duties as assigned

This position is 32 hours per week.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Bachelor's degree and 2 years relevant work experience.

Active Secret clearance required.

Active Top Secret clearance preferred.

6 Years with HS

4 Years with AA

2 Years with BS

0 Years with MS

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Five years of experience working in security to include; industrial security duties, personnel security, classified document control, and other related security duties in support of DoD and/or Intelligence Community programs

  • Proficiency with maintaining and administration of security databases, to include SIMS, JPAS, e-QIP, and SWFT

  • Must complete all required DSS CDSE FSO training curriculum within 1 year of hire (Possessing Facilities DOD Required Training, 18 courses total)

  • May become COMSEC certified

  • May Travel up to 10%

  • Working knowledge of NISPOM, DCIDs/ICDs, AFI s and other Government security directives

  • Working knowledge of the government classified contract process to include DD254 s

  • Ability to understand, explain, interpret and apply rules, regulations, directives and procedures

  • Good typing skills and ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally are highly desirable.

  • Must possess a US Government Secret Clearance and have the ability to receive and maintain a TOP Secret clearance. Position will require an Active TS to perform all job duties. Prefer active TS for this position.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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