Facility Security Officer
Posted 10/9/2018 3:56:31 PM
Job Function: Security
Business Segment: Corporate Global Research
Location(s): United States; New York; Niskayuna
The Facility Security Officer (FSO) will be responsible for the administration of the government security program in accordance with the National Industrial Security Program Operation Manual, and Intelligence Community Directives. The FSO is the technical expert in the associated regulatory requirements of government classified programs developing business policy, procedures and training in the administration of the security program requirements at GE's Global Research Center.
This role will demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives, integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy.
In this role, you will:
Manage all aspects of the National Industrial Security Program for a cleared defense contractor facility ensuring compliance with the National Industrial Security Program Operations Manual and other government/customer relations
Management and oversight of all classified information accountability for Global Research
Provide guidance to employees in security matters relating to compliance with Global Research, government and customer requirements for the protection of classified information and assets
Maintain liaison with government and customer security organizations to plan and coordinate security requirements for classified programs
Manage the regulatory design, construction, system installation and security administration of all classified programs as the Facility Security Officer/Contractor Program Security Officer/Contractor Special Security Officer
Partner with the Digital Technology Security Team to ensure classified programs information technology regulatory compliance obligations are being met by the Information System Security Manager
Perform as the site Communications Security (COMSEC) custodian managing a Communications Security (COMSEC) account to ensure compliance with all applicable regulatory guidance
Work with the GRC Business Development Team, Sr Leadership and Researchers engaging in all proposals and contracts that require a classified environment and provide necessary business information for bids, proposals and implementation at time of award
Provide regulatory security education and awareness programs
Develop crisis management and business continuity plans for classified programs
Develop, implement and track detailed metrics in regulatory compliance
Participate in the review of new contract proposals for supportability of all security requirements
Direct and or conduct investigations for all potential violations of Global Research Security and U.S. Government security policies associated with government classified programs
Collaborate with other GE businesses, defense industry colleagues, and security associations to share best practices
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited College or University
Minimum of 5 or more years' experience as an FSO or other NISPOM related Industrial Security Experience
Working knowledge of NISPOM, ICD/ICS-705, UL-2050, DoD 5205.07 SAP Manuals (volumes 1-4) and COMSEC requirements
FSO certification through DSS or the ability to complete certification within the first year of employment
COMSEC Custodian training certificate or experience required
Thorough understanding of security databases such as JPAS, SWFT, eQIP, eFCL NISS and ISFD
Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as organizational skills required
Due to the nature of the duties of this position, this
role requires the individual to have a current or active Secret Clearance
with an ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance; prerequisite
for a security clearance is U.S. citizenship.
Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY.
Must be 18 years or older.
You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.
In depth knowledge of the NISPOM, ICD/ICS-705, UL-2050, COMSEC and other program mandated government security regulations
Compliance focus ability to enforce industrial security requirements in all situations as well as refine processes based on changes in regulatory guidance and lessons learned
Ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams
Ability to operate effectively at all levels of the organization
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Minimum of 10 years of experience in corporate or government security roles
Minimum of 8 years' experience in managing professional workers
Access Commander or similar information management system experience preferred
Familiarity with OBMS, RMF and eMASS applications
Experience developing and implementing OPSEC plans
Knowledge of Access Control and Intrusion Detection Systems
Experience with SAPF/SCIF construction
Strong business analysis, problem solving, and strategy development skills
Effectively manages risk and uncertainty for self and team with ability to plan and provide solutions in a fast paced, changing environment
Ability to decompose problems and make decisions when problems or solutions are not 100% defined
Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help others to resolve issues
Define solutions with the ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team, effective at setting their own plans and take action
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interface with leadership
Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking, analytical skills and best practices
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
Ability to work well in a dynamic fast paced diverse team environment
Strong organizational skills and consistent process rigor
Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of roadblocks
Commitment, Perseverance, Passion!
At GE Global Research, we're redefining what's possible. From cutting-edge research in molecular pathology for use in personalized cancer diagnostics to programs in coal gasification and renewable power that drive clean energy solutions, our work at Global Research is world-renowned. As part of our team, you'll find yourself among scientists and engineers from every discipline in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll be constantly challenged to learn and grow. You'll have access to leaders on all levels of the organization and collaborate across the globe with the very best in the field. If you have an insatiable intellectual curiosity and the ability to articulate your vision, then join us and watch the work you do create the next generation of products and processes that will impact the globe for generations to come.
At GE Global Research we redefine what's possible, finding answers to some of the world's toughest problems. Find out more at http://www.ge.com/research or http://twitter.com/geresearchjobs, and connect with our technologists at http://www.edisonsdesk.com and http://twitter.com/GEresearch
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Locations: United States; New York; Niskayuna
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.