Technical Security Specialist - Expert
Overview: Empower AI is AI for government. Empower AI gives federal agency leaders the tools to elevate the potential of their workforce with a direct path for meaningful transformation. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Empower AI leverages three decades of experience solving complex challenges in Health, Defense, and Civilian missions. Our proven Empower AI Platform(R) provides a practical, sustainable path for clients to achieve transformation that is true to who they are, what they do, how they work, with the resources they have. The result is a government workforce that is exponentially more creative and productive. For more information, visit www.Empower.ai. Empower AI is proud to be recognized as a 2022 Military Friendly Employer by Viqtory, the publisher of GI Jobs. This designation reflects the company's commitment to hiring and supporting active-duty and veteran employees. Responsibilities: Empower AI: As a Technical Surveillance Countermeasures -- Expert, you will work with a team of Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) professionals responsible for designing, implementing, and administering security systems for the safety of the United States. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting Empower AI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments.Highlights of Responsibilities:* Provides a broad range of support to a government agency's Technical Security Program* Serve as a TSCM subject matter expert* Prepare for TSCM missions by performing surveys, reviewing prior documentation, selecting and ensuring that mission equipment is operational, and developing mission plans and schedules* Provide verbal reports and written documentation upon completion of TSCM missions* Directly oversees the research, selection, modification, design, maintenance, and/or the development of Technical Security equipment and systems* Independently and as part of a team, review, analyze, and resolve difficult and complex technical security problems* Resolve or recommend solutions to overlapping and conflicting security requirements by utilizing knowledge, skills, and abilities, including the ability to interpret various directives, rules, and regulations* May oversee the duties of other contract personnel, and coordinates the activities of direct hire personnel Qualifications: Requirements:* Clearance Required: US Department of Defense (DOD) issued TS/SCI clearance and able to obtain a US Department of Energy (DOE) Q Clearance, or an active DOE Q Clearance* Bachelor's Degree in engineering or closely related field from an accredited university or additional years of experience in lieu of degree* Seven years of experience in conducting US Government level technical surveillance countermeasures missions* Three years of professional Technical Security (TSCM) experience preferred* Government certification from the ITC in TSCMPhysical Requirements: This position requires the ability to perform the below essential functions:* Sitting for long periods* Standing for long periods* Ambulate throughout an office* Ambulate between several buildings* Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl as required* Repeatedly lift and carry weight up to 50 pounds* Travel by land or air transportation 5 % About Empower AI: It is the policy of Empower AI to provide equal opportunity in recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting individuals in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class or category as may be defined by federal, state, or local laws or regulations. In addition, we affirm that all compensation, benefits, company-sponsored training, educational assistance, social, and recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. It is our firm intent to support equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in keeping with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Empower AI is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.