Los Alamos National Laboratory Operations Security Specialist (Security Specialist 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Los Alamos National Laboratory Deployed Security Group is looking for a motivated team player to help identify, develop, and implement capabilities that protect our critical information from exploitation by adversaries. The Operations Security (OPSEC) Specialist will ensure that these protection strategies are implemented throughout the Laboratory and are consistent with LANL and Federal Operations Security (OPSEC) requirements.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Demonstrated ability to identify critical program information across multiple organizations with different missions.
Demonstrated ability to write and implement procedures, policies, guides or other formal documents, demonstrating compliance with security requirements.
Demonstrated ability to develop innovative methods for implementing program requirements.
Experience interacting effectively with all levels of Laboratory personnel, federal management, and DOE sites.
Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Management, or Security related field and 2 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Experience developing OPSEC awareness products
Experience developing OPSEC training
Experience conducting assessments or reviews to evaluate implementation of security requirements
Active DOE Clearance
Note to Applicants: Please include a comprehensive cover letter addressing in detail how you meet the minimum requirements and desired skills.
Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. SeeDOE Order 472.2for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to LaboratoryPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call1-505-665-4444option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
Dental and vision insurance
Free basic life and disability insurance
Paid maternity and parental leave
Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
Onsite gyms and wellness programs
Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
Contact Name Land, Brandy Nicole
Vacancy Name: IRC82813
Organization Name SAFE-DS/SAFE-Deployed Security
Minimum Salary 69300
Maximum Salary 110000
Req ID: IRC82813