CPSO (Contractor Program Security Officer) Washington DC

Washington, DC
Security Operations /
Full-Time /
BAI, Inc. is actively seeking a CPSO / Security Specialist to join our team in Washington, D.C. (North West). The qualified CPSO will:
Function as the Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) for a Navy Program located in NW Washington, D.C. The position requires someone proficient and capable of execution of duties pertaining to Special Access Program (SAP) personnel security, physical security, and information security. Implement security processes necessary to protect classified information, with strict adherence to NISPOM, DoD 5205.07 Vol 1-4 SAP Security Manual, ICDs and other applicable Executive Order and DOD regulations.

Daily Responsibilities

    • Must have excellent customer service skills, interpersonal skills and professional oral and written communication skills.
    • perate and maintain a document control system and conduct annual inventories. Operate and maintain a visitor control program including processing incoming and outgoing visit certifications, visitor reception, and escort.
    • Operate and maintain a personnel security program including proficiency in the initiation, recertification, and continual maintenance of security clearances. Must be capable of utilizing Personnel Security Databases such as JPAS, DCII, and SII.
    • Coordinate and work directly with the government customer and government support offices, building management staff, and host security/facility managers for all facility related issues, special events, and operating procedures.
    • Operate and maintain an information security program that includes the transmission, receipt and distribution of classified information, storage and accountability of classified documents, and the training of others in marking and classification requirements.
    • Support of security compliance inspections with some travel within the continental U.S.


    • SAP (Special Access Programs) Experience.
    • SPED Certification - SPSC / SFPC desired.
    • Four-year degree preferred. 3-6 years’ security administration experience required.
    • Candidate must have demonstrated customer support, interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Education: College degree and/or military experience preferred but not required. A combination of education, training, certification and/or experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities may be substituted for the degree.
    • Security Clearance: DOD Top Secret / with SCI eligibility required.
    • Travel: Occasional. Travel will be to assist the government customer during facility inspections, accreditation, and de-accreditation.
BAI, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Celebrating 20 years of successful Business, BAI Inc. has built a strong reputation upon the excellence of our carefully selected employees and the comprehensive, innovative solutions we provide to our government clients. BAI employees are customer-focused, cleared professionals with the education and experience to support a wide spectrum of science and technology, management, analytical, administrative, security, and IT/cybersecurity mission areas. From managing research and education programs in homeland security-related fields to reviewing critical technology acquisition initiatives for compliance with international arms control agreements, our forward-thinking employees are continually positioned to make a positive impact on our country’s safety, security, and resilience, now and in the future.