Administrative Specialist - TS/SCI w/Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Highly Compensated Administrative Services
Chantilly, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Microsoft Office

Office Administration

REQ#: RQ168099
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission-critical. Join our team as an Admin Assistant IV and make an impact on our customer. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.


  • Working in a discreet environment handling sensitive and personal information daily

  • Completing transactional duties with special attention to detail, being organized, and multi-tasking

  • Interacting with our ongoing POC customers, team members/Leads, and employees via phone, Skype or email

  • Handling and receiving incoming and outgoing correspondence

As an Administrative Assistant IV, your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • The Administrative Assistant (AA) in this position processes all test requests and schedules internal foreign language proficiency tests

  • The AA manages the schedules to accommodate a myriad of unique needs, including tight timelines, mission requirements, reasonable accommodations, etc.

  • The AA in this position coordinates schedules with the teams of testers

  • The tasks performed in this position require excellent time management skills, superior oral and written communication skills, and the ability to make quick decisions on the spot

  • The nature of the position demands a high degree of autonomy and latitude in planning, organizing, and decision making to fulfill work requirements

  • The AA will support the office's engagement and cooperation with our customers, partners, and stakeholders by triaging and responding to email inquiries, which requires extensive knowledge of administrative processes and procedures in the sponsor and IC, as well as specific sponsor guidance on foreign language testing and knowledge of the sponsor learning administration

  • The AA will manage an ever increasing volume of test requests while juggling multiple other tasks and responsibilities at the same time, to include responding to immediate in-person customer inquiries

  • The AA will brief examinees on the testing procedures prior to testing and ensure examinees are prepared to test

  • The AA will develop a mastery of testing center business processes including Language Management System and metrics tracking systems

  • The AA must be comfortable interacting in small groups and comfortable conducting required research to answer in-depth questions pertaining to testing administration. The AA will be the primary contact for examinees and will be the administrative face of the office

  • The AA must have strong inter-personal skills and must demonstrate assertiveness and prioritization skills to manage competing demands

  • The AA will handle back up duties at times when the center is short-staffed

  • Such duties may include maintaining accurate records of tests, facilitating test certification, and preparing spaces and materials required for daily testing

  • This position does not require extensive lifting/moving and does not have any travel requirements


  • The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance

  • HS Diploma and 7 years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Core hours 7:30am-3:30pm, but at times, the officer may be required to provide full day coverage (9 hours, 7:30 to 4:30) Monday through Thursday and five hours on Friday (7:30 to 12:30)

  • Proficient Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint

  • Able to perform duties with minimal supervision and some team interaction

  • This position is on customer site


  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays









Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $101,566 - $123,625. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.