Parsons Corporation Associate Security Specialist in Lake Forest, California

Associate Security Specialist


Lake Forest, California, United States

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Do you think you have what it takes to provide security for a multibillion-dollar firm and its government clients?If you’re up for the challenge, Parsons is currently looking for an associate security specialist to join our mission.


Undergraduate degree or professional certification and 5+ years of related work experience. Plans, develops, and assists in the development of projects/activities concerned with uniquely difficult or diverse problems.


Technical Knowledge:

Position requires an advanced knowledge and understanding of the classified information protection measures of various government agencies including DOD, and ICD’s and others. A comprehensive understanding of Project policies, plans, and procedures is required. Experience in a regulatory environment is beneficial. Should be trained or have working experience in the conduct of inquiries of security concern and root cause analysis.

PC/Automation Skills:

In addition to standard office software the individual must maintain knowledge skills of government security software such as JPAS, DIAS, SIMS and others that may be implemented in the future.

Analytical/Problem Solving Skills:

Conduct specialized performance tests of existing security systems to determine performance as designed and to ensure performance meets the intended purpose (classified material control, security education, COMSEC, OPSEC, classification management, marking, physical security of secure areas, accredited information systems, self inspections, personnel security, TEMPEST, TSCM,

Written Verbal Communications Skills:

Position requires excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, and be able to use a personal computer for word processing, spreadsheets, and database software as required. Independently plans and conducts assignments, providing deliverables with little supervision under strict guidelines.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.