AECOM Physical Security Specialist in Dahlgren, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Physical Security Specialist

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Physical Security Specialist to provide Defense Critical Infrastructure Protection (DCIP) support to our Dahlgren, VA customer by providing technical analysis capabilities, data, and associated program analysis to analyze and assess Physical Security for anti-terrorism and force protection. Work does not have to be performed in the Dahlgren location

Responsibilities may include:

Identify, analyze, and develop mitigation strategies related to anti-terrorism, force protection, physical security, and continuity of operations technologies, principles, and standards to develop options to reduce mission risks and vulnerabilities; perform detailed analysis of the expected lifecycle cost and quantified benefit

Gather and correlate data using established and well-defined procedures; perform analysis and assessment of Security related to abilities to support a site’s mission; identify susceptibilities and operational and infrastructure dependencies and perform dependency analysis to study the interconnection and dependencies different missions and infrastructures have on one another

perform threat analysis to identify the risk, vulnerability, and impact of a loss of a given asset, network, or system

develop written and graphical information based on findings/analysis

Perform all other duties/tasks assigned.

Minimum Requirements

Two years of experience in the following:

Experience in identifying, analyzing, and developing mitigation strategies related to anti-terrorism, force protection, physical security, and continuity of operations technologies, principles, and standards.

Position may require travel.

Must be able to obtain/maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Existing DCIP experience preferred. Good communications (verbal and written) and analytical skills; Experience with project management software systems, such as Microsoft Project and other Microsoft Office programs. Ability to apply Critical Asset Identification Process (CAIP) as outlined in DoDM 3020.45 Volume 1 desired. Understanding of Mission Assurance Decision Support System (MADSS) and Strategic Mission Assurance Data System (SMADS) desired

Prefer existing internal candidate who can perform this work in addition to their existing duties; allowing this position to be part of a full-time billet. Would also like to combine this position with one of the other 50% billets to create a single full-time exempt position if a candidate has both skillsets

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 157768BR