Defense Point Security
  • Reston, VA, USA
  • Full Time

Benefits: See Below

Do you want to work for a company that is passionate about security and has a fun, start-up culture with large company perks? Do you want to be in an environment where you will continuously learn new skills, grow and take on new opportunities due to the abundance of new projects on the horizon?

If you answered yes to these questions, this opportunity could be for you! 

Defense Point Security is currently seeking a Program Assistant in Reston, VA.
Job Responsibilities:

  • Define goals and objectives
  • Create and help maintain budgets and schedules; analyzing work schedules to support forecast management
  • Provide recommended improvements to projects, project coordination, quality assurance, administration support, report generation, customer relationship management and other related duties as assigned
  • Develop project tracking processes and reporting requirements
  • Provide administrative support in accordance with contract rules and procedures
  • May act as lead in assigned area for small-scale projects
  • Assist Senior Directors and Senior Managers in communicating to stakeholders
  • Maintain necessary paperwork as well as assist in the preparation of personnel paperwork and completion of actions assigned
  • Create, maintain, and update specified database and or spreadsheet information on a regular basis in relation to this task and provide reports as needed
  • Develop project tracking processes and related reporting requirements

Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires US Citizenship due to our Federal contractual obligation
  • 1-5 years experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience effectively working with external clients and internal client teams 
  • Experience interacting with and supporting Executives and Senior Managers 
  • Experience supporting dynamic and fast paced requirements from a variety of sources
  • Intermediate experience with MS Office suite
  • Experience with Unanet or similar system preferred



Job Location:   Reston, VA

Position Type:   Full-Time/Regular

All candidates must be clearable.


Defense Point Security is an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in government-focused security solutions.  Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security.  Defense Point Security offers a competitive employment package including medical, vision, and dental insurance (among others).

Defense Point Security offers a competitive benefits package to include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% paid by DPS for employee and eligible dependents
  • Personal Accident Insurance paid by DPS
  • Life Insurance paid by DPS
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance paid by DPS
  • 401k Contribution Matching and 100% vested after 90 days
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Commuter Assistance
  • Paid Time Off starting at 3 weeks a year (15 days)
  • 10 paid Federal Holidays
  • Up to $100 per month reimbursed for cell phone
  • Up to $50 per month reimbursed for home internet
  • Up to $200 every 2 years for a cell phone upgrade
  • Capital BikeShare Membership for DC Metro Area
  • Reimbursement for qualifying training expenses
  • Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules

Defense Point Security is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse Community workforce. DPS gives equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender identity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. 

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