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Mayvin, Inc

Arlington, VA, USA

Security Education, Training, and Awareness Specialist with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Overview Mayvin is taking applications for a Security Education, Training, and Awareness Specialist to support the DARPA Program Security Services (PSS) program in Arlington, VA. Must be a U.S ...read more.  21 days ago

Zenetex, LLC

Springfield, VA, USA

Security Specialist with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Our growing Security Business Division helps protect sensitive government program information across a spectrum of industrial security activities to include physical, document, personnel, and data ...read more.  21 days ago

MSA Security

Winchester, VA, USA

Administrative Logistics Security Specialist
Job Description:  Since 1987, MSA Security has served as an industry leader in high-consequence threat protection and specialized training for corporate and government clients. The MSA team is comprised of security ...read more.  12 days ago

SRG Government Services

Frederick, MD, USA

Senior RMF ISSO with Security Clearance
Job Description:  ... security clearance DoD 8570-compliant Demonstrated experience with Risk Management Framework (experience under DHA a plus) Demonstrated efficiency and experience in RMF package development, including ...read more.  20 days ago

ManTech International

Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

Deputy Global Management Framework Lead with Security Clearance
Job Description:  At ManTech International Corporation, you'll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement. Currently, ManTech is seeking a ...read more.  12 days ago

Criterion Systems, Inc.

Herndon, VA, USA

new Cyber Threat Hunter, Senior with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Web/Email gateway security technologies * Mitre ATread more.  1 month ago

Telos Corporation

Ashburn, VA, USA

new Intern - ML/AI with Security Clearance
Job Description:  The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our peopleread more.  2 months ago

Independent Software

Laurel, MD, USA

new Embedded System Researcher, Junior, Mid-Level or Senior with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Who are we? Independent Software is a consulting, product, and solutions firm dedicated to the practical application of software and system engineering technologies to solve complex problems. We ...read more.  yesterday

Noblis

Reston, VA, USA

Project Associate/Project Analyst with Security Clearance
Job Description:  S. Coast Guard (USCG), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Secret Service, , the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Immigration and ...read more.  25 days ago

Foxhound

Springfield, VA, USA

GEOINT Sensors Instructor with Security Clearance
Job Description:  About Us Our team at Foxhound IC provides staffing expertise in software engineering and application development, information technology, executive support, intelligence analysis, and cyber securityread more.  23 days ago

L3Harris

Washington, DC, USA

Lead, Systems Engrg with Security Clearance
Job Description:  The candidate will provide expertise in national security space systems, operations, and modeling and simulation as-needed to support product development. The candidate will support performance ...read more.  22 days ago

Diverse Business Systems

Alexandria, VA, USA

Qlik Developers with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Diverse Business Systems (DBS) is seeking applicants for two Qlik Developers to work onsite at Kingstowne VA, Philadelphia PA or San Antonio TX. (2) Data Visualization Specialist - Mid-Level (3664798 ...read more.  9 days ago

Kearney & Company

Arlington, VA, USA

DEAMS Air District of Washington MAJCOM SME with Security Clearance
Job Description:  S. secret level security clearance (requires US Citizenship) Preferred: Experience in AF Funds Control, Accounting, Financial Analysis, Accounts Payable, Government Purchase Card, or Defense Finance ...read more.  20 days ago

Digital Realty

Ashburn, VA, USA

Real Estate Security Manager
Job Description:  Help shape a new and highly visible role in our organization that includes overseeing site-level and campus-level security operations, serving as liaison between the real estate and corporate ...read more.  6 days ago

Zenetex, LLC

Arlington, VA, USA

Federal Program Strategy Expert with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Strong Interpersonal and conflict resolution skills Security Clearance This position will require U.S. citizenship and an active DoD Secret clearance. kglobal is an equal opportunity/affirmative ...read more.  21 days ago

Rigid Tactical

Reston, VA, USA

new Intelligence Operations (JAST) with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Qualifications: o Current Top Secret/Specialized Compartmented Information Security Clearance. o More than three years of experience working with the military planning cycle and tactical ground ...read more.  1 month ago

6K Systems, Inc.

Reston, VA, USA

new Firefighter Retirement Instructor with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Explanation of Social Security Benefits; Explanation of legal issues and taxes Pre-Retirement FERS Training ' 2-day course for retirement-eligible employees under the FERS program with the following ...read more.  1 month ago

Fox Rehabilitation

Washington, DC, USA

new Chief--Income Security Cost Estimates Unit
Job Description:  Chief--Income Security Cost Estimates Unit * Federal income security programs, including child nutrition, foster care, SSI, TANF, and SNAP; * Social Security Old-Age and Disability Insurance; andread more.  2 days ago

KBR

Chantilly, VA, USA

new Delegated Authorizing Official Representative ( DAO-R) with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Description KBR is seeking a Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) core and non-core support in the areas of Cyber Security and Management to improve the Information Assurance (IA ...read more.  1 month ago

IntegrateIT

Chantilly, VA, USA

new New PM & Portfolio Jobs (Updated 7/29/21) with Security Clearance
Job Description:  The mission of this organization is to provide Agile and timely IT capabilities to meet the goals of the enterprise through increased security, efficiency, and accountability. We are looking for an ...read more.  1 month ago

UICGS and Bowhead Family of Companies

Washington, DC, USA

Statistician I with Security Clearance
Job Description:  ... SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Must be able to obtain a clearance at the Public Trust level. A minimum of three (3) years US residence is required for a Public Trust clearance at this locationread more.  22 days ago

ELEVI Associates, LLC

Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

Digital Services-DSOC Accounts with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Must have a current and active security clearance with polygraph * Must be able to work M-F Day shift 10am- 6pm * Experience in ticket management system like Remedy is a plus * Unix experience is not ...read more.  19 days ago

Cloudforce

Laurel, MD, USA

new Cyber Security Engineer
Job Description:  Experience with SIEM tools such as SPLUNK, AWS Guard Duty, or Sentinel * Experience with ... Security+ Certification * CISSP Certification About Us: Cloudforce was founded as a full-service ...read more.  1 month ago

JASINT Consulting and Technologies, LLC

Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

ISSO (Senior) with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Provides assistance for proposing, implementing, and enforcing information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies. * Provides daily oversight and direction to ISSOs. Position ...read more.  20 days ago

Phoenix Resourcing Group

Washington, DC, USA

new Cartographer with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Clearance Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is ...read more.  1 month ago

Iamus Consulting, Inc.

Linthicum Heights, MD, USA

new Data Scientist with Security Clearance
Job Description:  We are looking for a unique related to Coast Guard icebreaking . Minimum Clearance Level: Secret or higher. If you have worked on either US Navy or Coast Guard icebreaking operations, we have an ...read more.  2 days ago

Soft Tech Consulting Inc

Washington, DC, USA

Mobile Device Support (Tier 2) with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Mobile Technical Support Technician with experience in supporting applications on mobile devices for a broad spectrum of mobile operating systems (i.e. Apple iOS, Android OS, Windows 8/10 Mobile, etcread more.  17 days ago

Watershed Security

Arlington, VA, USA

new Security Specialist Junior
Job Description:  COMPANY OVERVIEW Watershed Security is a Veteran Owned Small Business and a leader in providing quality Cyber Security Services to the Federal Government. Watershed is a great place to work, offering ...read more.  1 month ago

Royce Geospatial Consultants Inc

Springfield, VA, USA

Imagery Analysis SAR Instructor with Security Clearance
Job Description:  ***This position requires and Active TS/SCI Security Clearance*** Summary: Royce Geo is looking for dynamic Imagery Analysis SAR Instructors to lead technical application training. This is a mission ...read more.  28 days ago

Software Engineering Institute

Arlington, VA, USA

new User Services Associate with Security Clearance
Job Description:  The SEI helps advance software engineering principles and practices and serves as a national resource in software engineering, computer security, and process improvement. The SEI works closely with ...read more.  1 month ago

Project Support Services

Washington, DC, USA

new Senior Legal Video Consultant with Security Clearance
Job Description:  This position requires a SECRET security clearance classification. Duties shall include. but are not limited to the following: Review body-worn camera footage. Familiarity with the utilization of ...read more.  1 month ago

Tailored Access, LLC

Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

DFRS ORA with Security Clearance
Job Description:  : The technical SETA contractor will provide transition and decommission support services to the Data Flow and Routing Solutions (DFRS) systems engineering team to support the transition and ...read more.  15 days ago

Please Select

Washington, DC, USA

new ISSO with Security Clearance
Job Description:  GridIron IT is seeking a Lead Security Specialist with an Active Top Secret (SCI Eligible) Clearance. Location: Washington, DC Salary Range: $125-140K Job Duties: • Actively lead and participate in ...read more.  1 month ago

Phia

Alexandria, VA, USA

new Elastic/ELK SIEM Engineer with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Coast Guard (USCG) Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, and Intelligence Service ... Applying DOD SRGs and STIGs and patching security vulnerabilities. Working with the customer to ...read more.  1 month ago

BurnAlong

Curtis Bay, MD, USA

new Systems Reliability and Security (DevSecOps Engineer)
Job Description:  AWS: Various Services and Security (ELB, EC2, RDS, Cloudwatch, Cognito, S3, Transcode, Transcribe, Sagemaker) * Good Organization and Written Communication Status (e.g., Configuration Specs ...read more.  2 months ago

Oracle

Reston, VA, USA

new Government Security Specialist 3-Fac
Job Description:  Process personnel security clearances and periodic reinvestigations. Monitor classified information systems and controlled areas. Serve as classification management specialists providing ...read more.  2 months ago

Tribalco, LLC

Bethesda, MD, USA

Customer Service and Purchasing Representative
Job Description:  Focused on defense and security technologies, Tribalco delivers unrivaled expertise, ingenuity, and reliability across a wide range of capabilities including cloud computing solutions, advanced ...read more.  5 days ago

Caviar

Dulles, VA, USA

Delivery Driver - No Experience Needed
Job Description:  Social security number (only in United States) * Final Step: consent to a background check How to sign up * Submit application * Choose driver orientation * Complete sign up * Get the app and goread more.  29 days ago

Hybrid Data Security

Washington Navy Yard, DC, USA

new PKI Engineer
Job Description:  ... Identity Guard credential management systems, based Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Duties ... Computer security, specifically in Windows/LINUX OS environment * Monitoring systems and processes ...read more.  1 year ago

Tribalco, LLC

Bethesda, MD, USA

Customer Service and Purchasing Representative (CHESS)
Job Description:  Focused on defense and security technologies, Tribalco delivers unrivaled expertise, ingenuity, and reliability across a wide range of capabilities including cloud computing solutions, advanced ...read more.  8 days ago

TekSynap

Reston, VA, USA

new Director Growth Initiative - Intel and DoD Markets with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Overview We are seeking a Director Growth Initiative - Intel and DoD Markets to join our HQ team in Reston, VA. TekSynap is a fast growing high-tech company that understands both the pace of ...read more.  1 month ago

MIL Corporation

Bethesda, MD, USA

new Database Administration, Senior Associate with Security Clearance
Job Description:  The Oracle DBA will ensure the performance, availability and security of all Oracle and MySQL based ... Guard, Grid Control, GoldenGate, Multitenant, Apex, and Connection Manager Experience in TDE ...read more.  2 months ago

ACT I - Advanced Concepts and Technologies International LLC

Chantilly, VA, USA

new Space System NSA Liaison with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Every day, members of the ACT I team drive creative solutions on the most challenging problems facing customers across the Aviation, Business Technologies, Homeland Security, and Intelligence ...read more.  1 month ago

Pernix LLC

Arlington, VA, USA

new SaaS Security Specialist
Job Description:  Responsibilities * Assist in providing security during the development stages of software systems, networks, and data centers * Search for vulnerabilities and risks in hardware and software * Assist ...read more.  1 month ago

Verizon Communications

Ashburn, VA, USA

new Senior Mobile Security Architect
Job Description:  Experience with Cloud Services, like Amazon Web Services including VPC, IAM, KMS Security groups, SCPs, ELB, Guard Duty S3 storage as well as Management Services such as CloudWatch, Lambda and AWS ...read more.  2 months ago

BigBear.ai

Columbia, MD, USA

new ISSO/ISSE with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Overview BigBear.ai is seeking an Information Systems Security Engineer/Information Systems Security Officer to support a contract that provides acquisition and sustainment capabilities, systems ...read more.  1 month ago

DirectViz, LLC

Bethesda, MD, USA

new Security Specialist-Bethesda, MD.-0117 - Bethesda, MD with Security Clearance
Job Description:  Security Specialist : * Strong experience with documentation effort relevant to NIST SP 80064, Security Considerations in the System Development Life Cycle, at a minimum, for system development and ...read more.  2 months ago

Tallon Recruiting & Staffing

Annapolis Junction, MD, USA

new PeopleSoft/PeopleTools Implementation Specialists with Security Clearance
Job Description:  U.S. Citizen, Current Security Clearance, TS/SCI, Full Scope Polygraph Skills: PeopleSoft, PeopleTools, ERP, training, integration We are recruiting for PeopleSoft Integration Professionals to ...read more.  1 month ago

Govplace

Reston, VA, USA

new Sr. AppDynamics Consultant with Security Clearance
Job Description:  We possess an expansive portfolio of contracting vehicles to deliver integrated product and service solutions that deliver exceptional mission results covering Cyber Security, Cloud Computing and ...read more.  2 months ago

Culmen

Washington, DC, USA

new Deputy Program Manager - USCG
Job Description:  Current Secret Culmen International LLC is seeking a Deputy Program Manager to provide support for a Coast Guard Security Assistance Program. Qualified candidates will have experience with USCG ...read more.  2 days ago

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What’s It Like to Be a Security Officer?

The security industry job market demands people who exemplify responsibility and have the ability to maintain peace in various public spheres. Security guards, one of the better-known and widely available security positions, must, for example, spend a great deal of time cultivating an active presence on the premises of which the guard stands employed. The desired effect, and the guard’s general duty, remains to eliminate crime and the transgression of rules, protect people and property, respond to emergency situations, and provide civilians with a sounding board for observed suspicious behavior. Due to the nature of security jobs, guards often receive employment at institutions such as hospitals, elementary and secondary schools, venues that regularly host spectator sports, and bars or other public establishments where people may go to consume alcohol.

Responsibilities – One of the most accessible jobs in the security field, security officers must regard concern for civilian safety as a top priority. Often stationed in casinos, museums, retail stores, banks, hospitals, and large gatherings like sporting events, security officers must observe crowds to prevent theft, vandalism, terrorism, and illegal activity. Individuals filling security officer positions usually work in eight hour shifts and on rotating schedules to ensure the premises receive protection at all times. Various responsibilities ascribed to the position include enforcing property laws, monitoring alarms and security footage for suspicious activity, controlling access points to buildings and grounds, writing post-shift reports, interviewing witnesses for court testimony, and detaining any perpetrators of illegal activity. Additionally, security personnel may need to carry a weapon to perform job duties and responsible use persists as a necessity.

Requirements / Qualifications – While most security officer jobs stand accessible to individuals with a high school diploma or the equivalent, some positions require the possession of a two- or four-year degree in criminal justice or similar fields. Knowledge of the industry usually does not affect the probability of an individual obtaining work as a security guard since many security firms offer weapons training, pre-assignment preparation, on-the-job practice, and continual training for officers. Most security guards must register with the state in which the guards receive employment. Additional weapons registration may prove a necessity, as well. Individuals wishing to fill officer positions must pass background and drug tests. Furthermore, job candidates should maintain a certain degree of physical fitness, feel comfortable regularly interacting with people in a customer service capacity, and possess a strong attention to detail.

Salary Expectations – Factors such as education and years of experience may affect the salary of an officer. On average, security guards earn hourly wages of $11.00 to $12.00. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS, security guards at the top of the field in 2012 earned an average pay of $42,500 a year. For the same year, the median annual salary package for security officers stood around $24,000.

Job Outlook – As cited by the BLS, security guards made up about 11 million jobs available in the year 2012. Born of the need for people to feel safe and have property protected, the security industry continues to prosper. Through the next decade, the BLS projects a 12-percent growth in security officer positions, which aligns with the average rate of growth for most occupations. Many positions continue to open within the field, though higher paying work may inspire heightened competition.

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