BAE Systems Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) in San Diego, California

Job Description

A BAE Systems is looking to hire a Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) to work on multiple programs executed out of the Electronic Systems Sector in San Diego. Must work closely with security management and assigned program staff on all aspects of special program security.

Tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Interpret and enforce government and company security policies and provide direction and guidance to program personnel.

  • Interface with program managers and maintain liaison with US Government Program Security Officers.

  • Provide prime/subcontractor security support and direction including the development and maintenance of DD254's and security guidance.

  • Develop and revise program level security plans, procedures and instructions.

  • Provide classification guidance to employees, develop and provide security education and awareness training, conduct security briefings, lead security self-inspections and audits, and investigate security incidents.

  • Support to other security disciplines within the SAP program to include: Personnel Security, Physical Security, Information Assurance (IA), Communications Security (COMSEC), Document Control and Visitor Control.

  • Candidate must be able to respond to after hour alarms on a rotational schedule.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s Degree and 6 years of experience or 10 years of experience in lieu of a degree.

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance.

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the DoD SAP Manuals, ICDs and TEMPEST.

  • Ability to apply the foregoing knowledge of government security requirements in a complex multi-level secure environment to ensure program compliance in non-routine situations.

  • Work independently to identify, assess & resolve unique security situations with innovative solutions geared to facilitate contract performance within the bounds of security requirements.

  • Highly proficient written and verbal communication skills with emphasis on clear and cogent presentation of complex information.

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the DoD SAP Manuals & ICD series manuals.

  • Ability to manage time, make sound decisions, take independent action, analyze problems, and provide focused solutions.

  • Must have a professional demeanor, good people skills, ability to communicate effectively, and be able to perform in a multi-tasked, dynamic environment.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Completion of SAP Orientation or SAP Mid-level

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

Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO)


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