Security Specialist

Alexandria, VA
Work Type: Hybrid
  • Job Category: Office & Administrative Support
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: TS
  • Req ID: 2024-9112


Job Summary:

Akima Data Management is looking for a Security Specialist to work in Alexandria Virginia. Applicants should have solid Security experience and preferably experience performing physical security and industrial security experience. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct annual risk assessment of facility, operations, and vital records in accordance with Interagency Security Committee (ISC) and Federal Protective Services (FPS) guidelines.

  • Participates in Federal Protective Services (FPS) risk assessments, escorting inspectors and responding to inquiries.

  • Manage Archibus key management account: train staff on use of key module; support section in responding to key requests and provide key reports for staff.

  • Assist with the development of effective countermeasures to include analysis of effectiveness and sustainability, and cost-benefit analysis.

  • Develops and implements security procedures and policies in coordination with government agencies and management personnel and clearance documentation.

  • Collect, review and respond to guest feedback cards at least weekly.

  • Review, update and manage section Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

  • Manage lost and found program in accordance with pertinent SOP.

  • Review and update section webpages to ensure synchronization with current protocols.

  • Investigates, prepares, and submits incident reports as required.

  • Participates in the development of security education programs.

  • Provides technical and physical support for high security areas, security equipment, and security systems.

  • Investigates security violations and recommends corrective actions.

  • Participates in the update and maintenance of physical access control system (PACS).

  • Maintains liaison with outside agencies.

  • Maintain the development of, review/revise and update Physical Security Plans (PSP).

  • Performs work under minimal supervision.

  • Handles complex issues and problems and refers only the most complex issues to higher-level staff.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and/or 5 - 7 years of equivalent work experience.

  • Preferred knowledge of C-Cure 9000 and Victor Security Systems.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management.

  • Strong operational skills that include the ability to develop and implement strategies and action plans to achieve desired objectives.

  • Exemplary attention to detail.

  • Active Top Secret Clearance.

Job: Office & Administrative Support

Travel: None

Organization: ADM - Akima Data Management

Clearance: TS

Work Type: Hybrid

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-9112