Job Description

  Controlled Access Program (CAP) Technician, SME 




Duty Location: Colorado Spring, CO 


FLSA Classification: Full Time, exempt 








Company Description 


The Buffalo Group, LLC is a well-respected, employee focused company. TBG is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salaries, great benefits, and a professional work environment. The Management philosophy of promoting from within is designed to enhance your personal career growth. 




Position Summary 


TBG is seeking a Controlled Access Program (CAP) Technician to serve as a CAP security specialist with an emphasis on life cycle program protection management for USSPACECOM. 




Principle Responsibilities of the Position:  


· Reduces the chances for espionage, terrorism, and threats of unauthorized disclosure and / or compromise of information or material considered vital to command mission interests, national defense or national security and develop, implement and integrate CAP program protection requirements in support of USSPACECOM essential program information, operations, technologies and systems during the DoD acquisition process.  


· As the CAP / Special Access Program (SAP) / Special Access Required (SAR) subject matter expert, provides detailed knowledge of DoD, IC, services, and mission partners’ CAP / SAP / SAR policies, plans and procedures.  


· Recommend and execute "cradle to grave" security and program protection as it relates to USSPACECOM operations and equities.  


· Train all associated personnel on individual CAP / SAP program protection requirements and processes.  


· Provides all CAP / SAP / SAR security operations and analysis decisions / recommendations in appropriate formats to meet DoD and USSPACECOM requirements. 


Education Required:  


· Minimum 20 years of experience relevant to the specific labor category with at least a portion of the experience within the last 2 years. 


· Master’s degree in an area related to the labor category from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. 




Experience Required:  


· Demonstrates in-depth knowledge and understanding of the labor category activities required to meet mission requirements. 


· For analysts, demonstrates mastery of qualitative and quantitative analytic methodologies and pursues developments in academia or other fields that affect tradecraft methodology. 


· For analysts, demonstrates ability to define comprehensive, new, or unique research approaches that enable rigorous assessments to address and contribute to high-level tasks. 


· For analysts, demonstrates in-depth analysis of analytic operations and knowledge management issues across organizational and intra-IC boundaries and clearly articulates key findings. 


· Demonstrates ability to work independently and with minimal oversight. 


· For analysts, demonstrates ability to review analytic products for cogent arguments, tradecraft standards, and adequate support for conclusions; routinely tests analytic rigor of analytic products. 


· Demonstrates ability to define problems, supervise studies and lead surveys to collect and analyze data to provide advice and recommend solutions. 


· For analysts, demonstrates analytic leadership and expertise in identifying, planning, developing, and executing analytic production methodologies, tradecraft and techniques aligned with labor category mission. 


· Demonstrates extensive ability to provide strategic advice, technical guidance and expertise to Defense planners and policymaker (e.g. Undersecretary level or higher). 




Special Knowledge/Skills Required:  


· US government clearance: Current Top Secret/SCI  




The Buffalo Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities 






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