USmax Corporation is seeking an experienced Technical/Electronic Security Systems Engineer to join our existing team supporting a federal agency.
The preferred candidate should be proficient in the installation, troubleshooting, repair, and design of Security Communications Equipment and/or Technical or Electronic security systems (TSS/ESS), and should be able to interpret schematics/blueprints and operation manuals; and, install, test, and troubleshoot a variety of TSS/ESS equipment for systems such as:
The Technical/Electronic Security Systems Engineer should possess knowledge of, and have experience in, Department of State (DoS), Diplomatic Security (DS) instructions, guidelines and standards, operating systems, hardware platforms, software, and networks, as well as the capability to:
Additional skills or experience that would be beneficial are:
Security Clearance Requirements:
Position requires a minimum SECRET security clearance to start, and the candidate MUST be able to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET clearance.
Education & Experience:
HS Diploma required; Associate’s Degree preferred. 4+ years of experience in general technical security and/or security communication equipment preferred. 2+ years of relevant technical experience preferred.
This position is at a government site within the DC Metro area, but also requires international, short-term travel. The typical international assignments are frequently performed in both internal and external environments with a variety of weather conditions. Ability to work under extreme hot or cold weather conditions with exposure to dust or dirt is routine and may require the use of protective personal equipment (PPE).
In general, the following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Routine lifting of objects 50-80 pounds such as drills, cable pullers, and other equipment related to the electrical trade. Perform work in unusual and sometimes difficult positions such as climbing ladders; scaffolding and high lift equipment up to 40 feet, crawl spaces, above ceilings, etc. Manual dexterity required for frequent reaching, climbing, and lifting of moderate objects, operation of power and manual tools/equipment, and operating office equipment.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
USmax Corporation is an ISO 9001:2015 registered, ISO 20000:2011 registered, ISO 27001:2013 registered, and CMMI-SVC Level 3 appraised Enterprise Information Technology (IT) and Professional Services firm. We offer complete system and process life cycle support through a full range of planning, design, implementation, management, and support services. Our services based on trust, quality, efficiency, and innovation drive the mission of our various federal and commercial customers.