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Facility Security Officer (FSO)/Assistant Facility Security Officer (AFSO)- SS clearance needed

Date:  Apr 29, 2021

Thornton, CO, US

Requisition ID:  30135

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About this role


Avaya Federal Solutions – Thornton Colorado, has an immediate opportunity for a Facility Security Officer (FSO)/Assistant Facility Security Officer (AFSO) and Facilities Manager, to manage all security aspects of classified U.S. Government programs and provide oversight of the day-to-day operations of a cleared facility.  The willingness to wear “multiple hats” and assist with office management and office operations, as well as all aspects of the facility security program is critical.

To be considered for this position you must have an active Secret security clearance and U.S. citizenship.


About the responsibilities

About the qualifications

  • United States citizen with a current U.S. SECRET security clearance.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience providing professional administrative/security support in U.S. Government or corporate office environment.
  • Expertise in administering or supporting a classified program.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and safeguard sensitive information.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • If not already held, must complete FSO certification within the first year of employment.

Additional Qualifications

  • United States citizen with U.S. Top Secret security clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.

Previous DoD or related civilian experience as a Security Support Specialist / Assistant FSO or Information System Security Assistant

Preferred Certifications


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/) and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf).

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