Security Specialist - Reston VA 20291

Full Time

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Security Specialist for Reston VA 20191

Job Summary:
This position is in support of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)'s Central Processing Center (CPC). The Security Specialist will conduct and collect national agency checks to complete investigations for adjudicative review.

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Responsibilities Include:
Using judgement and experience to conduct and or/collect national agency checks to complete investigations for adjudicative review
National agency checks may consist of investigations, incident reports, continuous evaluation, continuous vetting, and T5R background investigations
Creating, managing, and closing cases in appropriate security systems of record. Utilizing Scattered Castles, eQIP, JPAS, JVS, DCII, and CVS; initiating and scoping
Determining security case completion and preparation for adjudication to include coordinating with other offices
Determining the need for additional investigative information

Required Qualifications and Skills:
Associate's Degree in Security Management, Personnel Security, or Business
A combination of education and experience may be substituted for a degree
3+ years of relevant experience
An understanding of the difference between suitability determinations and security clearance determinations 
TS/SCI clearance with a CI poly
Experience crafting analysis of data gathered
Administrative skills for professional writing, correspondence, and communication via email, phone, and in person
Experience in customer relations
Knowledge of SharePoint, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to meet timelines and prioritize competing tasks while maintaining accuracy and timeliness
Ability to multi-task and be flexible in a dynamic work environment

Work Setting and Environment:
Monday - Friday, normal working hours
Work is to be performed at DIA facilities in Reston, VA 20191

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Security Specialist - Reston VA 20291

Locations: Virginia (VA)