Security Specialist


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Reference Number:
CH-20-42
Classification:
Full-Time
Clearance Required:
Secret
Application Contact:
Blane.ferrell@centurum.com
Min. Education:
Bachelor's Degree
Location:
Patuxent River, MD
Travel Required:
Minimal

Duties of Position

*This position is contingent upon award of contract. Expected start date is Spring 2021.* Centurum is seeking a Security Specialist. Primary duties include developing, participating in, and/or providing Industrial Security training and awareness. Provide support to the US Government against various types of threats to DoD infrastructure and program level. Identify potential indicators of insider threats. Develop DD-254 or provide feedback on DD-254 contracting process and identify security considerations for each. Identify the roles and responsibilities of personnel involved in the clearance process. Identify and apply the relationship between information security and risk management. Differentiate between security violations and infractions and identify the process for handling security incidents. Recognize the fundamentals of Communications Security – apply measures to protect (to include updates to the facility SOP). Senior level person may oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.

Required Skills & Experience

- At least five (5) years of experience as an information security analyst. At least two (2) years of the five (5) years of experience shall have been for a DoD agency - BS or BA in Computer Science, Computer Technology, Information systems Management, Cybersecurity, Mathematics, Physical Science, Physics, Statistics, Engineering Technology, Information Technology or Engineering

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.


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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance

Benefits

Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.