Job ID 2020-4447
Job Locations
Administration / Clerical
Regular Full-Time


NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. NCI's AI solution, Shai(tm), scales humans with artificial intelligence by empowering the workforce to meet their mission by using best in class AI solutions coupled with our exceptional service offerings. Working with strategic partners, NCI is committed to bringing commercial innovation to missions of national importance. NCI is a mid-tier systems integrator headquartered in Reston, VA, and operates at locations across the globe.


NCI has been designated a 2020 Military Friendly Employer by  




NCI: As an On-Site Security Specialist, you will provide services in support of the Army Product Director Acquisition, logistics, and Technology Enterprise systems and Services (PD ALTESS).  PD ALTESS provides enterprise class data center services ranging from server hosting, software design and system architecture to lifecycle management, problem solving and Enterprise Service desks for PD ALTESS hosted customers and associated users. PD ALTESS has a mission to keep systems up and running and serving customers twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, and three hundred sixty-five days a year. PD ALTESS supports multiple missions throughout the DoD, Army and Federal workspaces. Data centers supported are expansive and integrated across multiple geographical locations, consisting of both physical and virtual architectures, supporting hundreds of programs, thousands of virtual servers and millions of users worldwide. The missions we supported is varied and complex. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting NCI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments.



  • Capable of being proactive and working independently with minimal technical direction.
  • Communicate in an effective manner.
  • Under indirect supervision, assist the ALTESS Security manager in the day to day operations of the Physical Security office. This will include but not be limited to:
    • Interacting with contract security forces and overseeing their deployment and engagement onsite
    • Executing daily duties involving security documentation (ex. SF701, SF702, 1999 form)


Clearance: Department of Defense (DOD) Secret Security Clearance

Information Assurance (IA) Certification (required on day one of employment): DOD 8570 IAT II (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP)

Experience: BA +2 yrs


Required Qualifications:

  • Read, comprehend, and execute visitor authorization requests.
  • Maintain visitor spreadsheets and daily logs for visitor authorizations.
  • Be able to read and apply Army Regulatory guidance in accordance with local policy generated by the Security Manager.
  • Maintain and deploy the security systems and tools used by the ALTESS Physical Security team.
  • Assist the security manager in executing the local security policy to ensure the integrity of the facility
  • Provide guidance to contractor guard staff daily based on Army regulation and local policy
  • Ability to follow directions and procedures, follow and generate documentation, and maintain schedules
  • Ability to work independently, with attention to detail, and adjust priorities and handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and spoken interpersonal communication skills and ability to work effectively with a team, and interact with employees at all levels
  • Complete electronic documentation of all work assigned
  • Report status via email and ticketing system
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Word, and Excel
  • Working in a 24X7 environment; call-in and responding outside of normal business hours may be required for emergency coverage


Physical 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
  • Travel by land or air transportation 25%

It is the policy of NCI 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 regulationsNCI is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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