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Security Coordinator (565030)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Security

Job Description

Progeny Systems is seeking a highly motivated and well-organized individual with prior experience administering US government security policies and procedures to serve as a Security Coordinator in our Manassas, VA office. This position will be a part of the Manassas Security Team responsible for National Industrial Security Program Operation Manual (NISPOM) compliance and for the overall facility security program.

This position requires the applicant to hold an ACTIVE DoD SECRET Clearance.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provides daily functional support to the facilities personnel, physical, and information security requirements.

Assist FSO in preparation for and completion of annual inspections to ensure government compliance.

Maintains up-to-date knowledge of changes in security rules and procedures.

Daily job duties include:

o Receive, transfer, control and ship classified material for the facility.

o Provide employees with security awareness education as required by the NISPOM and Corporate Security

o Process visit requests, both incoming and outgoing for the facility.

o Maintain and issue company badge access cards for the facility.

o Respond to intrusion alarms as necessary.

o Maintain facility and personnel information in JPAS/DISS and NISS.

o Additional tasks as assigned


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Must be aware of present-day security issues
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of the National Industrial Security Program (NISP)
  • Experience in JPAS and the e-QIP database system
  • Understanding of requirements for transfer of classified material
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Able to work independently and participate as a member of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Well organized with ability to self-motivate, multi-task, and handle competing priorities and interruptions
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • SIMS experience a plus
  • General COMSEC Knowledge


Successful candidates must have a minimum of 1 year security experience.

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience) in Business or a related field required.

Applicant must have an ACTIVE DoD Security Clearance

This position requires the applicant to hold and maintain an ACTIVE DoD Security Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2021-09-17 Expires: 2021-10-19

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