Aveshka is looking for an Personnel Security Officer to provide Personnel Security support to the Counterintelligence & Security Directorate. Develop, revise, interpret and coordinate policies pertaining to personnel security to include, but not limited to tiered background investigations, adjudications, and continuous evaluation of DoD personnel. Support the development, revision, interpretation, and coordination of policies pertaining to investigation, adjudication, and continuous evaluation of personnel in national security positions, to include those requiring access to classified information and personnel who require logical and physical access to government information systems. Provide support on strategies and initiatives to overhaul and improve personnel security and adjudication processes and performance to include transition to electronic fingerprint capture submission, upgrades to the Joint Personnel Adjudications System (JPAS), transition from JPAS TO the Joint Verification System – Defense Information Systems for Security, adjudicator certification, investigative service provider billing and product quality, Central Adjudication Facility consolidation policy and procedures, Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 compliance, continuous vetting to defend against insider threats, personnel security lexicon development, performance metrics development and monitoring, and billing funds controls. Recommends changes to security programs and policy consistent with oversight assessment findings, identified vulnerabilities, and anticipated needs. Coordinates within the CI&S personnel to ensure optimal cross-functional integration of key security policy issues in the areas of physical, personnel, industrial, and information security as they affect DoD's ability to mitigate external and insider threats and assess and manage risk. Advises the Director, Physical & Personnel Security, and other senior DoD leadership on potential issues or roadblocks affecting DoD personnel and security policy and oversight. Develops a recommended position ensuring technology and policy solutions follow applicable laws, regulations, principals and standards.
Aveshka is a professional services firm focused on addressing our nation’s most complex threats and challenges. As a small business we’re committed to supporting our clients’ missions with services delivered by our diverse and experienced staff. With expertise in cybersecurity, emergency preparedness, and public health, our experience base spans federal, state, and local governments, as well as private sector entities.
Aveshka encourages collaborative communication and ongoing learning. Some of our benefits include:
Aveshka is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)