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Security Clearance Adudicator


TekMasters is seeking a Security Clearance Adjudicator.

Contractor personnel shall work on groups of cases within one or more of the Clearance Division components. Each case will vary in the total tasks, time, and effort required to provide well-reasoned formal written document for the government to make a final adjudication decision.

Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities
--Dependent on assignment, security analyst assistants provide a diverse range of adjudicative functions. The below list reflects come, but not necessarily all of the required daily activities and support.
--Reviews a case file to determine what additional security processing, if any, needs to be performed.
--Creates written products documenting case processing, such as Memorandum for the record and email.
--Advises the sponsor of the need for additional security processing in order to render adjudicative decision and schedule or conduct additional processing at the direction of the Sponsor.
--Reviews the results of all security processing to glean necessary facts and data relevant to the final recommendation.
--Interviews the subject in person, by telephone, or through written correspondence to elicit clarifying information after consultation and approval of the Sponsor.
--Discusses with the Senior Case Manager, Expert Adjudications Board members, Polygraph Examiners, Background Investigators, Case Processing Personnel, Managers, Office of Medical Devices, Customers, and other as needed to resolve information discrepancies or gaps.
--Analyzes the information and indicate a nexus between the behavior of the subject and the ICD 704 issues sufficient to support a final recommendation.
--Provides a final written recommendation in sufficient detail to permit the Sponsor to make an informed, independent decision to grant, disapprove, or revoke a security clearance or approval.
--Maintains each security file by purging duplicate copies of SF86, unofficial notes, page flags, and other extraneous.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
--Must possess demonstrated analytical ability and the ability to handle a large, complex workload.
--Must demonstrate a high level of personal integrity and the ability to discreetly handle sensitive, personal, and classified case information.
--Must have excellent writing skills, with the ability to comprehend complex and multi-source data into succinct and supportable reports.
--Must possess strong organizational skills and good judgment. In addition, must be able to operate various corporate and customer specific automated systems for case tracking, and status reporting.
--Must have a thorough understanding of the federal rules and regulations that encompass the clearance process.
--Demonstrated ability to produce analytic documents that require minimal editing, unitize software tools (e.g., MS Word/Excel/Power Point).
--Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple task assignments to meet deadlines.
--Ability and skill to elicit information during an interview with minimal direction and work effectively with a variety of individuals.
--Ability to adapt to changing work requirements.
--Ability to provide on the job training to colleagues.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum 3 years' adjudicative experience at the federal level.

High School diploma or GED. A college degree in a related area of study will be considered equivalent to six months of general experience. Formal specialized training in a relevant security discipline may be substituted on the basis of one month of training for one month of experience.

TekMasters is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce.

It is the policy of TekMasters to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local law.

Accessibility and Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities, Medical Conditions, or Physical or Mental Impairments

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Minimum Clearance:
Intel Agency (NSA, CIA, FBI, etc) - Full Scope Poly
No Traveling
Minimum Experience Required:
<2 yrs experience
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