Facility Security Officer

Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(7/27/2020 12:03 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Clearance Required
Contract Status
Pending Award

About Mission1st

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Mission1st is a global IT, network, and systems engineering solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence community, and homeland security markets. The company's 180+ employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Mission1st reported annual revenues in excess of $25 million, with a pipeline of growing programs and an increasing customer base.

What you'll do

In this roll, you will manage personnel, industrial, facility, and information security programs. This includes processing and maintaining security clearances, JPAS management, management of classified storage facilities, and ensuring compliance with all government regulations. This position must work effectively independently, with little or no oversight. As well as, provide specialized expertise, guidance, advice, training, and support to executive management, operations management, human resources staff, and employees, as applicable, concerning all aspects of the government and company's security policies, procedures and practices. Other responsibilities are listed below:


  • Conduct initial and annual security briefings, debriefings, indoctrinations, and re-indoctrinations of employees
  • Responsible for the tracking of employee clearance expiration/reinvestigation dates and tracking of all necessary paperwork and actions needed for successful maintenance and renewal of clearances
  • Write and revise security plans, procedures/instructions, fixed facility checklists, SOPs, and information security plans and procedures as needed; maintain and review security awareness programs as directed
  • Prepare for and participate in DSS inspections and audits – the current standard is superior
  • Gain and Maintain certification and accreditation of the facilities to include one SCIF facility
  • Develop and/or review contract DD254s; ensure correct and accurate DD254 requirements for all Fed contracts
  • Prepare reports for management as required
  • Effectively maintain a hard copy of personnel security files
  • Provide security input to proposals and support to contracts
  • Enforce government and company security policies, as well as provide direction and guidance on security regulations
  • Process and pre-screen Electronic Questionnaire for Investigation Processing (e-QIP) applications (SF86/SF85/SF85P) for correctness, accuracy, and identify issues before submission
  • Accurately process and manage current periodic reinvestigation (SSBI-PR, S-PR) in JPAS.
  • Manage files, actions, and records in ACAVS, ISFD, and E-FCL portals
  • Accurately process and submit paperwork for SCI through customer appropriate Special Security Office, i.e., DIA, DHS, DOS, INSCOM, etc
  • Generate visit certification requests both through JPAS and hard copy as required
  • Oversee facility physical alarm systems and provide facility alarm response duties as required
  • Develop and provide presentations, briefings, and training to a wide audience of attendees on various security subjects
  • Develop, maintain, and oversee clearance programs for non-US based M1 personnel requiring clearances (UK/MOD, AU/MOD, etc.)

What you'll bring

  • Current TS clearance required; SCI eligibility is preferred
  • Ten or more (10+) years recent proven experience as an FSO (Defense Contracting FSO)
  • Must already have DSS FSO Certification
  • Must have completed DoD Personnel Adjudication Training and JPAS/JVACS Training through DSS
  • Experience handling clearances with at least two of the intelligence communities (Defense Contracting FSO) required
  • Recent experience in JPAS (initiating, terminating, upgrading, sending RRUs, and managing clearances)
  • In-depth knowledge of NISPOM, Standard Security Procedures, and classified storage procedure
  • Highly proficient with MS Office to include at minimum reliable use of Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Why you'll want to join us

Impassioned strategic thinkers who are eager to learn, grow, and contribute to a shared company mission. At Mission1st, the members of our team have the opportunity to broaden their minds, amplify their skills, build worthwhile relationships with the industry's best of the best, and have a direct impact on our company's success! 


Along with our dynamic company culture and collaborative environment, you will have the opportunity to harmonize your personal and professional life and grow immensely. We work just as hard as we play and try to coordinate company events such as happy hours, networking, and wellness events and luncheons. For more Benefits material, click specifics.


We also offer some fabulous benefits, including:


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution
  • Flexible paid time off (employees are encouraged to spend four weeks away from the office each year)
  • A generous 401(k) plan
  • A corporate wellness programs
  • Tuition reimbursement

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