Location: Bethesda, MD
Clearance: TS/SCI Required
Polygraph: CI Polygraph Required
Required Knowledge I Skills I Abilities
Applicable degree(s): Counterintelligence, Insider Threat, Government, Logistics, Politics, Political Science, or Security (any field).
Minimum seven (7) years of experience supporting IC elements. These seven (7) years of experience may be concurrent with requisite years of experience.
Minimum three (3) years of experience supporting IC Security elements, supporting security policy and program development. These three (3) years of experience may be concurrent with requisite years of experience.
Familiarity with the IC and its components, as well as its missions, disciplines, capabilities, and interrelationships.
Demonstrated familiarity with appropriate Security Regulations and Policies.
Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with senior leaders from inside and outside the USG, and to coordinate, network, and communicate across the IC.
Desired Knowledge I Skills I Abilities
Broad experience with the legislation, history, policy issues, and practical challenges facing security clearance reform initiatives in the national security environment.
Extensive experience in collaboration and consensus building across government organizations and industry.
Provide support to NCSC security missions, with emphasis on personnel security, assist in policy research to support national policies and decision-making, and directly coordinate with colleagues and senior-level government personnel on the status of various tasks/initiatives.
Provide executive secretariat support to the Director, NCSC to enable the conduct of the DNI Security Board governance of the IC security programs.
Assist with the research, analysis, review, revision, and coordination of ICDs (personnel security, information security, including cyber security, physical/technical security and industrial security).
Report on daily issues and strategic topics impacted by ODNI security policies and specific areas of security interest.
Attend working groups to record issues and recommend solutions relative to research topics and implementation issues.
Assist with the development of ICDs and the appropriateness of equivalent security measures, and assist with establishing an IC-wide security outreach program for both government and industry to include personnel security.
Required Education and Experience
Expert Level must have:
Masters 10 yrs experience, OR BA 12 yrs experience, OR,AA 14 yrs experience, OR No degree 20 yrs
Senior Level Must Have:
Masters 8 yrs experience, OR BA 10 yrs, OR AA 12 yrs, OR No degree 18 yrs
Mid-Level Must Have:
Masters 2yrs, OR BA 4 yrs, OR AA 6 yrs
Mission Essential considers all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Mission Essential is an EEO/AA employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.