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Intelligence And Analysis Assistant Administrator

Nancy Nykamp has served as the Assistant Administrator (AA) for TSA’s Intelligence & Analysis (I&A) office since June 2020. She oversees intelligence activities and 24/7 vetting operations to identify and mitigate threats to the nation’s transportation system. Nykamp leads TSA’s efforts in intelligence-based targeting of high risk passengers while overseeing agency-wide intelligence

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Acquisition Program Management | Transportation Security ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mario Wilson became the Assistant Administrator for Acquisition Program Management in April 2020. In this role and as TSA’s Component Acquisition Executive, Wilson leads over 400 acquisition and technical professionals responsible for acquiring goods and services valued at nearly $1 billion annually, maintaining over 16,000 security screening systems, and leading associated acquisition programs.

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Students | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) The SCIP appointment is a paid internship program that provides the integration of a student’s academic studies and federal work experience with the potential of non-competitive conversion to a permanent position upon graduation if certain requirements are met. TSIP appointments are paid, temporary appointments focusing on short-term projects ...

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Featured Careers | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) Featured Careers . Take the first step to infinite career opportunities, where you can have an impact and support a steadfast mission. From intelligence and security to writing and engineering, there’s a wide range of skills needed at TSA — many of which may surprise you.

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Requirements and Capabilities Analysis | Transportation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Austin Gould is the Transportation Security Administration’s Assistant Administrator for Requirements and Capabilities Analysis. He is responsible for strengthening TSA’s operational capabilities and driving optimal mission performance through analysis and innovation. Mr. Gould has served in this role since June of 2018 and is a member of the Senior Executive Service.

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TSA support for pipeline, cybersecurity grows ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 19, 2021  · Jobs at TSA; TSA support for pipeline, cybersecurity grows exponentially. Thursday, August 19, 2021. ... Science, and Transportation. “These resources, both in our headquarters and in the field, have allowed us to substantially increase our surface transportation security capacity.” ...

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TSA launches successful Transportation Loaned Executive ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 16, 2015  · WASHINGTON – A new program aimed at providing senior level transportation security officials with first-hand experience of the Transportation Security Administration’s various counter-terrorism and risk reduction roles in enhancing industry security is providing real-world experience and detailed industry exposure to TSA’s surface security programs and policies.

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Mission Support | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) Mission Support Opportunities. Within Mission Support, there are a variety of management, administrative and professional opportunities (MAP) available. Located at TSA’s headquarters or in the field, these positions primarily exist in four main categories: Communications and Social Science. Business, Legal, Finance and Human Resources.

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Information Technology | Transportation Security ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Russell Roberts was selected as TSA’s Chief Information Officer and Assistant Administrator for the Office of Information Technology in January 2018, serving in the acting capacity role since January 2017. In this role, Roberts is responsible for defining and implementing state-of-the-art information technology services, and developing and executing governance, information security and ...

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Enrollment Services and Vetting Programs | Transportation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Kelli Ann Burriesci was selected in May 2019 to serve as TSA’s first Assistant Administrator for Enrollment Services and Vetting Programs in Operations Support. Most recently, Burriesci served as the Principal Deputy Director for the Terrorist Screening Center, providing senior executive leadership for the U.S. Government’s multi-agency, counterterrorism watchlisting component.

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TSA hosts STEM event for local high school students ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 07, 2017  · STEM is an initiative designed to provide students with opportunities to be successful in various science-based career fields and encourage students to pursue careers in these areas. The annual TSA STEM event gives students the chance to explore career options in homeland security.

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Operations Management | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) Julie Scanlon is the Assistant Administrator of Operations Management for TSA’s Security Operations. She manages budget, finance and human resources support for TSA field employees and Security Operations headquarters staff. Scanlon previously served as Deputy Assistant Administrator for the ...

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TSA Employee Spotlight: TSA inspector ensures security for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 14, 2020  · A year ago, Rupert was promoted to a job inspecting cargo at John Glenn Columbus International Airport in Ohio. Rupert’s background was a perfect fit for TSA. Before coming to the agency, she earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a concentration in homeland security/terrorism and a master’s degree in science with a ...

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Administrator | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) David Pekoske was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Transportation Security Administration’s seventh administrator in August 2017. His five-year term expires in August 2022. He leads a workforce of approximately 64,000 employees and is responsible for security operations at nearly 440 airports throughout the United States. TSA is also the lead federal agency for security of highways ...

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TSA Women in Aviation: Christine Assili | Transportation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 29, 2020  · Editor’s Note: This story is part of a collection of stories featuring women in aviation. These stories are in recognition of Girls in Aviation Day on September 26 sponsored by Women in Aviation International. Through these stories, learn about their early motivation and continued passion for …

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Assistant Administrator for Strategic Communications and ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Alexa Lopez was named Assistant Administrator for Strategic Communications and Public Affairs in February 2021. Lopez serves as advisor to TSA’s senior leadership on all external and internal communications, specifically employee, public, industry and media engagement. She also directs the agency’s strategy for media relations, social media, marketing and communications production.

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Canine Adoption Program | Transportation Security ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Thank you for your interest in the TSA Canine Training Center Adoption Program. Dogs available for adoption are ones that do not meet the TSA Canine Training Center criteria for government work. These dogs are highly active and in most cases, untrained and not house broken, but with proper training ...

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Innovation at TSA: Examining Threat Mitigation Through ...

Posted: (52 years ago) One of the most significant initiatives at the checkpoint is the introduction of Computed Tomography technology, or “CT,” as it is commonly referred. I know some of you have seen CT being tested overseas at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport and domestically at Boston Logan International Airport and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. CT is not new technology. The idea for CT was conceived in the 1960s and first employed for medical applications in the early 1970s; however, it has evolved and is now used in other arenas, such as …

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TSA Administrator applauds Congress’ passage of H.R. 302 ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 03, 2018  · WASHINGTON — Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator David Pekoske today recognized Congress for the passage of H.R. 302, FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, which includes the TSA Modernization Act, the first ever reauthorization of TSA since the agency’s founding in 2001. The bill authorizes TSA to continue as an agile and modern national security organization capable of ...

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Keeping Our Skies Secure: Oversight of the TSA ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 05, 2018  · Keeping Our Skies Secure: Oversight of the TSA. Administrator David Pekoske. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Wednesday, September 5, 2018. As Prepared for Delivery. Opening. Good morning Chairman Thune, Ranking Member Nelson, and distinguished Members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me here today to testify ...

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Assistant Administrator Compliance | Transportation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Kevin F. Frederick serves as the Assistant Administrator, Compliance for Security Operations at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security. The Compliance Directorate identifies and documents vulnerabilities in the global transportation system through the implementation of TSA’s regulatory oversight, quality control program and with the Foreign Airport ...

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TSA continues testing touchless checkpoint technologies ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 28, 2021  · TSA will convert the information into an automated format, encrypt it, and transfer it for temporary analysis to the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate, which will assess the effectiveness of this biometric facial identification technology. TSA and CBP are committed to protecting the privacy of all travelers.

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Operations Support - Executive Assistant Administrator ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Ms. Fitzmaurice has a bachelor's degree from Elon University in Political Science and graduated from the DHS Senior Executive Service Candidate Development Program in May 2013. She also attended Harvard’s National Preparedness Leadership Institute (NPLI) in 2016 and completed a certificate in Homeland Security Studies from Assero/Tel Aviv ...

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TSA introduces latest aviation security technologies in ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 07, 2021  · LAS VEGAS - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in partnership with Las Vegas McCarran International Airport today announced the official reopening of the Innovation Checkpoint, which features the latest upgrades in aviation security technologies to improve security and the passenger screening experience. Today’s reopening coincides with the return of the convention industry to ...

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TSA Honor Guard pays respects to a fallen hero ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 18, 2020  · Since he was a young child, Bath aspired to be a Marine. He attended Oak Creek High School and graduated from the Connections Academy in June, 2019. He’s been described by family members as an avid student of history and enjoyed playing and designing strategy games, particularly those related to …

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Security Operations - Deputy Executive Assistant ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Melanie Harvey is the Deputy Executive Assistant Administrator for Security Operations. Prior to assuming her current role in September 2020, she served as the Deputy Assistant Administrator for International Operations. In her new role, Ms.

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Media Room | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) The .gov means it’s official. Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

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Testimony | Transportation Security Administration

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 25, 2019  · Testimony of David P. Pekoske Administrator Transportation Security Administration before Senate Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Homeland Security on "Examining the President's FY 2021 Budget Request for the Transportation Security Administration" March 3, 2020 Washington, DC. March 3, 2020.

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Department of Homeland Security celebrates 14 years of ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 31, 2017  · Employees from each component of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security participated in the department’s 14th anniversary during the inaugural celebration held …

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From the Border to Disasters and Beyond: Critical Canine ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 18, 2017  · Introduction. Chairman Perry, Ranking Member Correa, and members of the subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to testify regarding the canine programs at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the …

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TSA Administrator testifies before Senate Committee on ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 08, 2016  · TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger testified Wednesday, April 6, before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation in a hearing titled “Transportation Security: Protecting Passengers and Freight”. During the hearing, Neffenger discussed the importance of understanding and tracking threats to transportation as well as continuously vetting travelers and credentialed employees.

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Evaluating Facial Identification Technology - Detroit ...

Posted: (52 years ago) TSA is testing a biometric facial identification to verify a passenger’s identity at our security checkpoint using the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Traveler Verification Service, which compa...Visit CBP’s biometrics webpagefor more information about CBP’s Traveler Verification Service.TSA will continue to notify the public of its pilots and testing efforts via publicly-issued Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs).

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International Operations | Transportation Security ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Gary Renfrow is the Assistant Administrator for International Operations, a role he assumed in September 2020. In this capacity, he oversees a cadre of international Regional Directors, TSA Representatives, Regional Bureaus, Preclearance, Mitigation Operations, and a Front Office support staff in the United States and over 20 countries around the world.

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Protecting the Nation’s Transportation Systems: Oversight ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 11, 2019  · Good morning Chairman Wicker, Ranking Member Cantwell, and distinguished Members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me to testify about the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the work we are doing to keep the nation’s transportation system secure. On behalf of all TSA employees, we appreciate the continued support of Congress and are grateful for the productive ...

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TSA to test drone detection capabilities at LAX ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 18, 2021  · LOS ANGELES - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has selected Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to test state-of-the-art technology to detect, track, and identify (DTI) drones that are encroaching on restricted airspace. Drones, also known as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), can pose a threat to transportation security when flown too close to certain aviation, surface, or ...

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Transportation Security: Protecting Passengers and Freight ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Nation’s surface transportation systems affect the daily life of many Americans. Tens of thousands of individual companies and agencies operate within the five modes of the surface transportation landscape. More than 500 individual freight railroads operate on nearly 140,000 miles of track carrying essential goods. Eight million large capacity commercial trucks and almost 4,000 commercial bus companies travel on the four million miles of roadway in the United States and on more than 600,000 highway bridges and through 350 tunnels gr…

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Finance and Administration | Transportation Security ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Pat Rose Jr. was named the Assistant Administrator for the Office of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer in August 2014. He is responsible for the financial operations and administrative services supporting national transportation security, including operations at approximately 440 airports. He also oversees TSA’s compliance with the Federal Managers’ Financial Integrity ...

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TSA awards Computed Tomography contract to Smiths ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 28, 2019  · WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration today awarded Smiths Detection, Inc. of Edgewood, Md., a $96.8 million contract for 300 Computed Tomography (CT) systems and associated ancillary equipment and services over five years. The award reflects active collaboration with industry to deploy CT technology to the field under the TSA Advanced Technology X-ray program.

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TSA tests drone detection technology at Miami ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 06, 2021  · Lab technician performing acceptance testing prior to deployment at UAS test bed. enforcement, and intra-agency partners including the DHS Science & Technology Directorate (S&T) to test the effectiveness of certain technologies that can detect, track and identify UAS threats in aviation, surface, and related transportation domains.

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Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act: Examining ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Congress established TSA through the Aviation and Transportation Security Act (ATSA) (P.L. 107-71), which designated passenger screening as a Federal responsibility. TSA prioritizes its technology investments based on Intelligence Community assessments concerning the evolving nature of terrorist capabilities, tools and intent. TSA performs risk analyses as the foundation for deriving operational needs and requirements, taking into consideration potential threats, vulnerabilities to those threats given current system capabilities, and the …

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Securing Our Surface Transportation Systems: Examining the ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 30, 2018  · Good morning Chairmen Katko and Donovan, Ranking Members Watson Coleman and Payne, and distinguished Members of the Subcommittees. We are grateful for the opportunity to appear before you to discuss the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) efforts regarding surface transportation security and technology initiatives. Today’s hearing is timely, as technology deployment for both ...

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TSA Federal Air Marshal honored for blazing a path for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2018  · WASHINGTON, D.C. — A supervisory Federal Air Marshal for the Baltimore region has been honored by receiving the Transportation Security Administration’s Trailblazer Award for 2018, for blazing a path for women in non-traditional careers as part of the agency’s Women’s Equality Day celebration.

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Bart R. Johnson appointed TSA Federal Security Director ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 29, 2015  · ALBANY, N.Y. – Bart R. Johnson has been appointed as the Transportation Security Administration’s Federal Security Director (FSD) for 15 upstate New York airports and will be based at Albany International Airport. Prior to his appointment, Johnson served as the Assistant Federal Security Director for Screening and Security for the upstate New York airports.

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TSA acting administrator testifies on the FY2016 budget ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 19, 2015  · TSA Acting Administrator Melvin J. Carraway testified in two hearings this week discussing the FY 2016 budget for the agency. He first testified on March 17, before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety and, Security and testified again today, before the House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security.

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