Senior Technician, Technical Security Systems - Clearance Required

Clearance Level
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ110441

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The Global Security Engineering and Supply Chain (GSE&SC) – Technical Development Branch (TDB) team is seeking a Security Technician to be a part of their program in supporting Technical Security Systems (TSS).

The Security Technician must be trained and experienced in a wide variety of technical security systems.

The Security Technician must be adaptable to evolving environments and accustomed to working with little or no supervision.

Experience in performing installation, repair and troubleshooting support on any of the following technical security systems is an advantage:

•           Automated Access Control devices

•           Door control systems

•           Explosive detection devices

•           Vehicle barrier control

•           Walk-thru metal detectors

•           X-ray machines

The Security Technician standard duties include:

•           Evaluates, analyzes, administers, and maintains technical security systems.

•           Reads and interprets circuit diagrams and low-voltage electrical schematics.

•           Supports installation of technical security equipment in laboratory and operational environments.

•           May install, test, adjust, and troubleshoot equipment as necessary.

•           Monitors the operations of systems and works with lead engineers to identify next generation systems.

•           Helps to develop documentation required for end-user and field technician training.

•           Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

•           Participates in testing and special projects as required.


•           Interim Secret/Secret clearance or the ability to obtain one

•           Bachelor's degree and 5 + years of related technical security experience or the equivalent combination of education/training and/or experience/military.

•           DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification - Security+ CE, ISC2 SSCP desired.

•           International travel and work experience is preferred.

•           User level proficiency of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred.





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