Security Administrator

Job Locations US-MD-Landover
Requisition ID
Position Category
Top Secret/SCI


Peraton is seeking a mid-level Security Administrator to provide Peraton employees and their clients/partners with program security support and facilitate compliance of a high-visibility SAP program in Landover, Maryland. The position is an onsite position.


Looking for a rare opportunity to be a part of a growing company as a member of a first-class security team? If you possess the positive energy and experience to demonstrate sound judgment, foresight and problem-solving skills, and ability to be a team player leading operations in TS/SCI and SAP level security programs, AND if you have extensive knowledge in managing classified contracts from various government agencies in a Multiple Facility Organization (MFO) structure - this is the job for you.




  • Administers and coordinates DoD and other industrial security programs to ensure compliance with government and company security policies and procedures.
  • Provides guidance and support to staff members concerning all security administrative functions such as personnel security, information and system security, COMSEC, physical security to ensure compliance with standards.
  • Provides administrative security support associated with the receipt, distribution, inventory, reproduction and disposition of classified material.
  • Reviews applications for security clearances prepared by the Security Assistant. May act as Top Secret Control Officer (TSCO) for projects.
  • Administers and maintains physical security procedures for visitor control, employee identification and safeguard of company facilities, equipment, materials, and employee property.
  • Develops and conducts security briefings and security education programs.
  • Provides oversight for programs for the protection of classified information as well as propriety information.
  • Prepares, sends, and receives visitor certifications.
  • Investigates losses and security violations and recommends corrective actions.
  • Manages the continuing eligibility program for employees.
  • Periodically inspects the facility to ensure physical security measures. Knowledge of DOD, DOE or other industrial security programs.


  • 9 years of SAP Program Security work (Required)


    ISP Certification and or/ Security Professional Education Development (SPED) certification (Required)


    Maintaining accountability of all security related activities


    Ensure all security training is completed


    Collaborate with the government PSO to ensure security responsibilities are clearly defined

    and adhered to in accordance with all security regulations.

  • 5+ years of security office administration and/or facility security experience with a bachelors degree. Additional work expereince may be considered in lieu of degree. 
  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance.
  • Must possess a high level of understanding of government security related policies, procedures, and initiatives (32 CFR Part 117, ICD 704, ICD 705, Trusted Workforce 2.0).
  • Basic knowledge of intrusion detection systems, access control devices and TEMPEST requirements.
  • Ability to apply the foregoing knowledge of government security requirements in a complex multi-level secure environment to ensure program compliance in non-routine situations.
  • Ability to work independently to identify, assess & resolve unique security situations with innovative solutions geared to facilitate contract performance within the bounds of security.
  • Proficient written and verbal communications skills with emphasis on clear and concise presentation of complex information.
  • Must have a professional demeanor, good people skills, ability to communicate effectively, and be able to perform in a dynamic environment.
  • Security Professional Education Development (SPeD) Certification 


  • SAP program experience

What will be available to you when you join the Peraton team…

  • An immediately vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • Ability to influence major initiatives benefitting the business from the start

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

EEO Tagline (Text Only)

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed