Personnel Security Specialist

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

Job Summary:
Security - Special Access Program (SAP) Security personnel interface with customers and the government on security requirements for proprietary programs as well as providing guidance and support to employees working on such activities, helping them stay abreast of changes and updates in requirements.

The Security Analyst performs a wide variety of tasks as part of the Special Programs team within Security to include: processing requests for personnel clearances for access to classified information; develop and administer security procedures involving personnel security actions; reporting required information to the customer including adverse information, personnel status changes, foreign contacts, and foreign travel. The selected candidate will be required to update computer databases with vital security information; collects, studies, and implements federal security regulations that apply to company operations as well as coordinates with government agencies to obtain rulings and interpretations for compliance with regulations; and participates in security reviews, compares procedures with actual operations, documents findings, and recommends corrective actions. Must be willing to protect employees personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act and other applicable Government regulations.

U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Applicants may be considered for the Analyst, Security (P1) or the Sr Analyst, Security (P2) position based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and position responsibilities.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Provide customer service to employees related to personnel security questions and actions.
  • Administering the security procedures (NISPOM, DoDM 5205.07 series, Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 705, and JSIG), as they relate to operating in a classified environment for: personnel processing, media control, marking and control of documents / materials, security education, visitor control, and destruction of classified.
  • Support specialized procedures for the transmission of classified and/or proprietary material/information.
  • Conduct and/or participate in internal reviews and/or Government inspections.
  • Investigate security infractions/violations and prepare reports specifying the potential for loss or compromise and the associated risk to the program(s).
  • Maintain personnel records and conduct data entry.
  • Role may involve that you work extended hours, due to fast-paced, deadline-driven office environment.

A valid drivers license is required, as this position may involve escorting individuals across business locations.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Security and/or Risk Management, Government Policy, Information Management, Criminal Justice, or other related field of study, or additional 2 years of (Security) experience may be substituted for each 1 year of college.
  • Security Analyst (P1) Less than 2 years prior relevant experience (8 years without a Bachelors degree).
  • Sr. Security Analyst (P2) Minimum of 2 years prior relevant experience (10 years without a Bachelors degree).
  • Active Top Secret security clearance - (Please note the current, final Top Secret clearance must have an investigation not older than 6 years on the first day of employment confirmed prior to interview).
  • U.S. citizenship is required.
  • Experience with any of the following: NISPOM, DoDM 5205.07 series, and ICD 705.
  • Experience in utilizing personnel security databases such as JPAS, DISS, and JADE.
  • Experience in data entry or database management.
Qualifications We Value:
  • Masters degree in Business Management, Security and/or Risk Management, Government Policy, Information Management, Criminal Justice, or other related field of study.
  • Experience in Personnel Security.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills; working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • At least 4 years of National Security experience preferred; administrative and office management background skills.
  • Related training with Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA), Center for Development of Security Excellence (CDSE) including, Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC).
What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Security Clearance: This position requires a Top Secret US security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement.

Location Information:
This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of Americas 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of natures best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucsons fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.



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Personnel Security Specialist

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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