• Personnel Security Manager

    Job Locations US-VA-Falls Church
    Posted Date 4 months ago(4/3/2018 11:44 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Function
    Information Security
    Job Schedule
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    MAXIMUS is a leading operator in the support of government programs, enrollment services, and excellence in customer service, integrity, and protection of personal information. Operating under MAXIMUS’s founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People® since 1975, MAXIMUS Federal Services is entirely focused on helping government agencies run programs cost-effectively and serve program constituents with improved outcomes. By being a responsible steward for government programs, we help the federal government deliver on its promises through our people, process and technology. Our focus is always on outcomes and results that connect citizens more effectively with government services.


    The Personnel Security Manager will provide project management support and policy expertise for personnel security and insider threat.


    “Employment is contingent upon contract award”


    • Provide subject matter expertise on developing and implementing security policies, programs, and procedures throughout the organization and draft supporting documentation
    • Act as a liaison between the different departments that work together to support an insider threat program
    • Track and document operational issues as they occur
    • Collect and submit on a regular basis all required data elements to an identified and appointed government staff member for further processing
    • Perform project management tasks as needed, such as documenting and tracking processes and equipment and assisting with implementing and meeting project schedules
    • Draft, review, and provide feedback on personnel security SOPs, policies, and guidelines as needed
    • Review security clearance documentation from applicants for completeness based on established personnel security clearance policies
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university required; equivalent years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree
    • Five (5) years of related experience in a Personnel Security/Insider Threat role required
    • Three (3) years of leadership experience required
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work well independently or in a team environment
    • Ability to quickly grasp and adapt to new concepts
    • Ability to rapidly assimilate new information and put it into practice
    • Ability to maintain a composed demeanor in a complex, dynamic, and high operations tempo and time constrained environment with many competing priorities

    EEO Statement

    Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you.

    A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.

    MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

    MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.


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