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Position Summary

GEOST seeks an enthusiastic and highly capable Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) with experience working in a classified environment to join our security team.  The CPSO will work closely with the team on day-to-day implementation of all security and compliance measures, with an emphasis on reviewing and maintaining relevant documentation and conducting data entry.

GEOST is a small business founded in 2004 and located on the northwest side of Tucson, AZ.  GEOST specializes in active and passive optical remote-sensing and provides expertise in all phases of project development for electro-optics and sensors.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support personnel security and related programs for the U.S. Government.
  • Ability to manage a full-functioning SAPF.
  • Assist with the preparation and processing of U.S. Government forms.
  • Review, track, and monitor security clearance processing activities.
  • Administer personnel security files.
  • Input data and manage DISS (previously JPAS).
  • Manage COMSEC.
  • Work with FSO and DCSA ISR to maintain Facility Clearance.
  • Assist with badging and access.
  • Process classified visit requests.
  • Maintain accountability of associated program materials.
  • Ensure pre- & post-travel security documentation is accomplished as required.
  • Assist with initial security clearance briefings, debriefings, and security-centric education.
  • Participate in internal reviews and/or Government inspections.
  • Develop, review, format, and maintain required security documents (i.e. CONOPs, SSPs, SOPs).
  • Assist the local Security Manager in administering all security procedures as they relate to classified environment operations, including personnel processing, marking and control of materials, security education, visitor control, destruction of classified materials, etc.
  • Interface professionally with company management, Government and other business customers, subcontractors, and other visitors.
  • Escort visitors as needed.

Required Skills/Knowledge/Education

  • Active U.S. Government Security Clearance (current SSBI).
  • Associate degree or high school diploma with a minimum of two years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products.
  • Experience with NISPOM, IC directives, and related security policies and procedures.
  • Strong knowledge of the Electronic Questionnaires for Investigation Processing (e-QIP) system/familiarity with other U.S. Government systems inclusive of DISS.
  • Self-motivated and able to perform tasks with minimal oversight.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Sound problem-solving skills.
  • High degree of professionalism and attention to detail.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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