BAE Systems Facility Security Officer (FSO) in Burlington, Massachusetts

Job Description

This position will require the Facility Security Officer to manage with all aspects of the National Industrial Security Program (NISP) ensuring the requirements of the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual are implemented to prevent unauthorized disclosure of classified information. Must be able to prioritize and multi-task.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducts investigations of non-compliance issues and reviews security violations

  • Conducts security briefings

  • Responsible for the development with and compliance of Security Practice and Procedures (SPP)

  • Responsible for Security reviews to include: Defense Security Service visits and formal self-inspections, within all BAE SYSTEMS facilities

  • Ensuring Closed area construction requirements are met, ultimately receiving Self Certification

  • Knowledgeable on International requirements to include: Government to Government shipments, Foreign Visitor requirements, and Export compliance

  • Assist with Chapter 8 (Information Technology Security) requirements to include: development, approval and review of Automated Information Systems

  • Participate with the local Crisis Management Team

  • Along with the Asset Protection Manager, establishes and maintains physical security systems, plant protection, contingency plans and emergency response

  • Develops and implements improved methods of inspections, audits, and analysis of security functions to determine performance and cost effectiveness

  • Manages all aspects of the National Industrial Security Program (NISP)

  • Ensures National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM) compliance within the facility

  • Interprets policy, develops and implements security plans and procedures

  • Provides security guidance to company personnel and advises Security Director and Senior Management

  • Responsible for direct supervision of security staff, budget and allocation of resources

Typical Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 5 - 7 years of security related experience or 9 - 11 years of experience in lieu of a degree

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s degree and 5-7 years of security related experience or 9-11 years of experience in lieu of degree

  • Current Top Secret clearance

  • Experience with the PC s and office software, good report writing skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Knowledge and experience of managing classified programs

  • Must be capable of climbing ladders, walking around large campuses and lifting loads up to 40 lbs

  • Decision making and reasoning skills

  • Knowledge of contractor operations, computer, physical, technical and personnel security requirements

  • Working knowledge of the National Industrial Security Operating Manual (NISPOM)

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Facility Security Officer (FSO)


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