24 days old

Security Specialist

Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Job Code

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret

Job Description:

In this role, the Security Specialist will assist the Facility Security Officer (FSO) in administering the Parsons Huntsville Security Program, implementing policies, plans, procedures, departmental instructions, and technical support of safeguards and security (S&S) programs to protect client security interests.


  • Administers industrial security programs in accordance with the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), applicable laws, regulations, and DoD contractual requirements.
  • Manages the processing of security clearance paperwork, including collection and review of relevant documents and information for completeness, consistency, and accuracy
  • Maintains personnel security records and databases, including quality assurance and control of the fingerprinting process.
  • Ensures compliance with all security requirements for the marking, handling, and safeguarding of classified information received and stored within the facility, to include both information and physical security policy and procedures.
  • Manages, prepares, and tracks all Department of Defense Contract Security Classification Specifications (DD Form 254s) provided from the government/prime contractor as well as those necessary for distribution to subcontractors
  • Implements Security Education, Training, and Awareness Programs
  • Executes visitor control functions to include processing of incoming and outgoing visit requests and verifying incoming visitor identification, prior to allowing access to classified information
  • Verifies preparation of essential reports, troubleshooting industrial security issues, and providing assistance in resolving all concerns and queries from government agencies and company management.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 4+ years of relevant facility security experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent years of relevant work experience
  • Must have a Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Must be able to pass a CI Poly
  • Experience in executing National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) requirements
  • Must be a US Citizen


  • Industrial Security Professionals (ISP) Certification
  • DoD Security Professional Education Development (SPeD) Certification (Security Fundamentals Professional (SFPC), Industrial Security Oversight (ISOC), etc.)


  • Occasionally lift and carry up to 50lbs pounds

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.


Posted: 2021-09-23 Expires: 2021-11-14

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Security Specialist

Parsons Corporation
Huntsville, AL 35801

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