Alternate Facility Security Officer (AFSO)/Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) at BAE Systems

Posted 3 days ago

Job Description
BAE Systems is looking to hire a Security Specialist to act as an Alternate Facility Security Officer (AFSO)/Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) for multiple programs executed out of our Lexington, MA campus. As the AFSO/CPSO, you will work closely with security management and program personnel to ensure compliance with U.S. Government directives, regulations and requirements as well as corporate/business unit directives and customer directed requirements; manage all aspects of the of the security program. Ensuring National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM) compliance within the facilityand assigned program staff on all aspects of special program security.Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.
Required Skills and Education
  • Active Top Secret Clearance (within a 5 year scope).
  • Knowledge and demonstrated application of the U.S. Government security standards.
  • Must be able to prioritize and multi‐task.
  • Strong customer service, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment while complying with policies, procedures, appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
  • Exhibit sound interpersonal skills involving interfacing, coordinating and negotiating with company personnel, customers and suppliers.
  • Utilize computer skills to prepare appropriate reports and documents using various office tools (i.e. MS Office, JPAS, JADE, SIMS and ISFD).
  • Support Customer visits to include Security Vulnerability Assessments.
  • Conducts investigation of non-compliance issues and reviews all security violations.
  • Conducts security briefings to include, program indoctrinations, security refresher training, and program specific security briefings.
  • Responsible for the compliance of Security Practice and Procedures (SPP).
  • Ensuring secure area physical security requirements are met and paperwork approved by customer.
  • Interprets policy, develops and implements security plans and procedures.
  • Support Customer visits to include Security Vulnerability Assessments.
  • Provides security guidance to company personnel advises Security Director and Senior Management.
  • Submit all reports to CSA to include: Adverse Information, Suspicious contacts, and reports of Loss, Compromise or Suspected compromise.
  • Review and maintain all site specific DD254’s to ensure contract compliance.
  • Self Inspections as required.
  • Knowledge and experience of managing classified programs.
  • Decision making and reasoning skills.
  • Knowledge of contractor operations, computer, physical, technical and personnel security requirements.
Working knowledge of the National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM), DoD Special Access Program Security Manuals and other related security manuals.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Completion of Facility Security Officer Management Course.
  • Completion of SAP orientation or SAP Mid-Level Courses.
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Membership in professional working groups
  • Professional certifications

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.

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