FOIA Information Specialist
The Defense & Intelligence Group has a current opening for a FOIA Security
Information Specialist at our Customer site in Springfield, VA
Job Description: The Security Information Specialist provides guidance and
assistance and works closely with management, the Customer workforce, and
external organizations to protect classified and sensitive information. The
Specialist will provide advice and assistance regarding protection of
classified information, operational security and classification management,
security education and training, security inspections and support our
Customer's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) program. The Information
Security Specialist conducts security operations in a wide variety of
traditional and non-traditional environments. The candidate assists in
reducing the FOIA backlog in accordance with FOIA Manual and assists with
writing the annual FOIA report. The Information Security Specialist provides
organizational representation to other government agencies and contractor
security representatives, coordinating security requirements on Customer's
behalf. The information Security Specialist ensures government agency and
contractor personnel performing on classified efforts (at the Sensitive
Compartmented Information (SCI) and collateral levels) are provided with
approved classification guidance, release procedures and marking criteria. "External Referral Eligible"
Required Skills and Knowledge: All applicants must have an active TS/SCI
clearance and agree to undergo a Polygraph examination to be considered for
this position. Applicants must have a minimum of 7 years of experience in
the various security disciplines including a minimum of 3 years within DoD
or the Intelligence Community (IC). Applicants must be prepared and able to
support (15%) travel requirements. Applicants must have a working knowledge
of DoD, IC, NARA, FOIA, and National Security Policies, Regulations,
Directives and Instructions. The applicant must have proven interpersonal,
communication, presentation, organizational, and time-management skills.
Desired Skills: Be knowledgeable with all Microsoft Suite applications and
uses. Experience authoring and executing plans and programs at the
headquarters or agency level. Knowledge of NARA, FOIAXpress, and ODNI
directives is desirable. Background in web development, software or
application development, or network and computer systems is a plus.
Experience developing schedules for complex programs is desirable.
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.