General Dynamics Information Technology Personnel Security Associate – TS/SCI w/Poly Required in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

Research Support personnel are responsible for the processing and status documenting of security background investigation requests from military; civilian and industrial sources. Tasks include:

  • Interface between Government agencies and industrial partners for obtaining; processing; verifying; and disseminating personnel security information and access to customer programs; for review and approval by the USG

  • Provide accurate and timely operational and administrative support to Case Analysts and Adjudicators

  • Review individual personal history statements and other documents for completeness; for review and approval by the USG

  • Maintain accurate personnel data in all files

  • Update the customer database

  • Maintain confidentiality of assets and information pertaining to personnel security

  • Able to learn various databases in order to perform research support tasks

Performs a variety of general administrative tasks in support of the day-to-day operations of an office, group or customer.

  • Performs a variety of general administrative tasks, such as preparing reports and correspondence, answering phones, filing, and sorting and distributing mail, in support of the day-to-day operations of an office, group or customer.

  • Compiles various contract, program, and financial data using various database programs, and prepares monthly status reports based on the results.

  • Collects and inputs timesheet information into automated accounting system and processes labor corrections.

  • Processes purchasing requisitions, invoices for consultants and subcontractors, and travel and expense reports.

  • Serves as point of contact for the office or group on issues related to accounting, human resources, purchasing, and other departments, as well as outside contacts such as customers, vendors, and subcontractors.

  • Participates in special projects as required.


Requires a High School Diploma or GED. Associates Degree preferred.


1-3 years of related administrative experience.

  • Experience in processing personnel records as they relate to background investigations

  • Working knowledge of ICD 704 and E.O. 12968 guidelines

  • Database data entry skills

  • Ability to elicit, articulate, and document information in a well-organized manner

  • Ability to learn various databases during performance of the contract

  • Prioritize competing tasks and possess effective time management skills

  • Demonstrated experience with current version of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Demonstrated customer service skills

  • Ability to work independently on assigned tasks

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field

  • Support missions that make a difference to our Nation

  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do

  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within General Dynamics IT

  • Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the Washington D.C. Metro area, the United States and the world

  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance

Benefits Include

  • Professional Development Assistance, Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications

  • Educational Reimbursement toward degree programs and individual coursework

  • 401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one

  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day

  • Healthy Rewards Program, where you can earn gift cards for practicing healthy habits

  • We know work-life balance is important, General Dynamics IT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays

  • Employee Discount Program – Save up to 60% on hundreds of entertainment products

  • Some locations offer casual dress





As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID2017-34903

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionAdministration

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time