Classification Management & Security Training Officer

Springfield, VA /
Analytic and Administrative /
/ Remote
Riptide Technology is hiring a Classification Management Specialist at our location in Springfield, VA.  This position is required to be onsite.

The Classification Management & Security Training Officer is a SME on Information Security, in addition to, the development, facilitation and implementation of a multidisciplinary security training and awareness curriculum for SCI programs. The CM/STO will use subject matter expertise to provide advice and assistance to the government regarding relevant information security practices, procedures and policy guidance. The ideal CM/STO requires excellent writing skills, sound judgment, and initiative. 


    • Security Clearance: This position will require an active DoD TS/SCI clearance; the ability to obtain and maintain a Counterintelligence (CI) Polygraph is required.
    • Qualifications: 
    • Expertise in interpreting and applying the ICD 710 Classification and Control Markings System.
    • Expertise in the implementation of classification, control, marking, and dissemination principles.
    • Experience in interpreting Security Classification Guides.
    • Experience drafting or implementing broad classification management guidance and policy at the department, agency, or IC level.
    • Experience conducting classification reviews of all material as requested by PMO.
    • Ability to balance policy requirements with program mission and timelines.
    • Ability to identify and assess multiple sources for classification determinations.
    • Ability to handle complex classification issues.
    • Ability to analyze complex information, independently take appropriate actions, and review and approve recommendations from others.
    • Ability to conducting research and analysis.
    • Working knowledge of DODM 5200.01.
    • Familiarity with the 32 CFR Part 117 NISPOM.
    • Demonstrated expertise in classification management and portion marking.
    • Experience creating a security training program for a large program office.
    • Experience in creating recurring training schedules.
    • Experience conducting briefs to large audiences.
    • At least 3 years of experience building briefs using the Microsoft Office Suite.
    • Ability to develop Annual Program security and SCI Refresher Training.
    • Ability to engender rapport with the military, civilians, and other contractors at all levels.
    • Ability to prioritize tasks.
    • Effective interpersonal, communication and team building skills.
    • Bachelor’s degree in management, security, and/or a related field or 10 years of classification management and/or program security officer experience.

Desired Qualifications:

    • Familiarity with the DODM 5205.07, vol. 1-4.