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Homeland Security, or Homeland Security Specialists, develop and implement response programs to deal with anti-terrorism and emergency preparation. Skills referenced on sample resumes of Homeland Security Specialists include training individuals on leadership and technical skills to identify, evaluate, and resolve problems; and being proficient in achieving goals despite limited resources and a tight time frame. Employers commonly seek applicants who are able to list bachelor's degrees in homeland security, emergency management, or a similar field on their resumes.

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Business Development & Strategy Senior Manager - Homeland Security

Led new business development and capture teams to increase domestic and international homeland security market with a $24B defense company. Developed border/maritime security and critical infrastructure protection program pipeline, milestones and integrated /advanced technology product solutions (HW/SW) for customers. Led RFI/RFP capture, Win Strategy, Price-to-Win and proposal development.

  • During internal reorganization, successfully led cross-business and functional unit re-alignment, resulting in over 10 new, qualified country pursuits valued at over $500M in Middle-East North Africa (MENA) Region.
  • Supported 3 product line teams resulting in over $50M in bookings. Contributed to first commercial booking in India leading to 5-year plan cross-business pipeline follow-on bookings.
  • Personally led captures, supplier due diligence and identified offset projects for Middle East customers.
  • Recognized as lead homeland security business development contact across businesses.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Political Science / As Criminal Justice
MBA
Business Administration
2

Department of Defense & Department of Homeland Security Operations Manager/director of Operations

Directly supervised contract management on twelve Federal security contracts across the country employing 1300 armed security officers producing more than 1 million billable hours per year with annual revenue of $60 million dollars.

  • Conducted Quality Control site visits across eight states ensuring contract compliance.
  • Managed company logistics program to include the approval, ordering, delivery, and inventory control of all equipment and supplies resulting in significant cost savings.
  • Insured timely and accurate submission of $1 million bi-weekly payroll by Contract Managers ensuring prompt payroll delivery and improved morale.
  • Effectively supervised Contract Managers achieving a 92% management retention rate while maintaining high customer satisfaction, in turn reducing management replacement costs and mitigating the loss of valuable institutional knowledge.
  • Developed a positive working relationship with unions leading to the successful resolution of approximately 50 union issues over nearly a three year period while significantly reducing grievances and eliminating legal costs resulting from arbitrations.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Management Program
BS
Bachelor of Science
Leadership Training Course
3

Homeland Security Management, A.a.s. Degree

Completed research to include intelligence-related research, analysis, collections and operations.

  • Collected and compiled factual data to be incorporated into class assignments and projects.
  • Independently managed projects for support, planning and execution. Conducting business impact and business process analysis.
  • Planning, implementing and evaluating procedures and requirements for national security related programs.
  • Studied specialized analytical studies, surveys and projects to analyze, find and make recommendations on procedures to improve processes.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Homeland Security Management
Homeland Security Management
4

Homeland Security Support Specialist

Supported the development of 27 continuity plans for cities and university police departments throughout Orange County, CA

  • Edited technical documents including, but not limited to, continuity plans, hazard mitigation plans, commodity plans, and after action reports
  • Provided frequent technical and content editing/writing advice and knowledge to colleagues
  • Supported hazard mitigation, fusion center, emergency operations center, citizen preparedness, and commodity plan meetings and planning operations
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Journalism
5

Marketing Communications and Homeland Security Business Leader

Developed strategic integrated marketing communications plans, in direct alignment with company business plans, for: Air Traffic Management, Public Safety and Homeland Security, Integrated Communications Systems, Combat Systems, Electronic Warfare and more.

  • Led audience "surround sound" branding campaigns: third-party advocacy, earned print and digital media, advertising, thought leadership, website, social media, interactive media, collateral, new apps and internal communications. Ensured implementation of plans and measured results.
  • Identified and orchestrated a virtual team of 15 for Public Safety and Security that held 8 major customer events within 6 months that garnered positive results, including 80% increase in press coverage - 2,284 (traditional and digital) articles - all favorable or neutral in tone. Improved executive communications by creating innovative iPAD presentations that allowed executives to share visually compelling stories with customers about products and solutions.
  • Won Global Communications Awards: 2011 for Best Communications Strategy; 2012 Best Customer Media Event.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Journalism
MA
Communications
6

Senior Business Analyst, Department of Homeland Security (dhs)

Advocated the coordination and implementation of a "ONE-DHS Logistics strategy" by developing presentations and talking points for senior government officials

  • Developed end User Guides for a customized project management program on SharePoint 2010, as well as test scripts and conducting training
  • Facilitated weekly project management meetings, capturing all updates, additions, amendments and project management document for portfolio of DHS initiatives
  • Provided analysis on all DHS warehouses and presented streamlined results for the client; assisted in developing and implementing an effective strategic plan
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Journalism
7

Department of Homeland Security Contract Guard

Maintained a point of control for access to the property and verified all persons coming through the check post to include staff, contractors, and visitors.

  • Performed security and fire safety surveillance.
  • Reported breaches of security orally and in writing.
  • Assisted site employees with access to various areas in the building.
  • Responded to site incidents, including breaches, evacuations, and suspicious behavior on or around the site.
  • Preserved security and integrity of the site by maintaining strict access control through the use of badges.
  • Presented clear direction, information and guidance to client visitors, guests, vendors and employees in a professional, pleasant and courteous fashion.
  • Implemented security and screening standards.
  • Created and maintained security documentation.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
8

Department of Homeland Security Contract Guard

Maintained a point of control for access to the property and verified all persons coming through the check post to include staff, contractors, and visitors.

  • Performed security and fire safety surveillance.
  • Reported breaches of security orally and in writing.
  • Assisted site employees with access to various areas in the building.
  • Responded to site incidents, including breaches, evacuations, and suspicious behavior on or around the site.
  • Preserved security and integrity of the site by maintaining strict access control through the use of badges.
  • Presented clear direction, information and guidance to client visitors, guests, vendors and employees in a professional, pleasant and courteous fashion.
  • Implemented security and screening standards.
  • Created and maintained security documentation.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
9

Cyber Analyst/systems Engineer, Department of Homeland Security

Support Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) contract.

  • Ensured functionality of DHS cyber security software and applications prior to operational deployment.
  • Tested various DHS cyber systems and applications using the IBM Rational Functional Tester.
  • Coordinated with various entities in the government cyber security arena in order to mitigate cyber threats and ensure the security of the .GOV domain.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Intelligence Operations Studies
BA
International Affairs (conflict & Security Concentration)
10

Homeland Security Strategic Planner

  • Organized, managed, and coordinated the development of the 2013 North Carolina Threat Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment (THIRA) in accordance with Federal guidance and stakeholder needs; aligned capability targets with corresponding objectives in the State's strategic plan.
  • Formulated the 2013 North Carolina State Preparedness Report (SPR) using the results of the 2013 THIRA to analyze, assess, and determine the State's preparedness level as reflected by all 31 core capabilities spanning the five mission areas outlined by the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) National Preparedness Goals (NPG).
  • Coordinated and conducted liaison relations with a multitude of government agencies and stakeholders such as the Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS), Governor's Office, NC Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAAC), DHS, and FEMA.
  • Certified in National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Incident Command Center (ICS) training.
  • Member of the State Emergency Response Team (SERT) and on standby to respond to activation of the NC Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
  • Participated in various special projects as assigned.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Business Essentials Program
BA
American History; Peace, War, & Defense (pwad) With Concentration

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