CACI International Project Engineer (CENTCOM) Lorton, VA in Lorton, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Project Engineer to support our customer in Lorton, VA.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Work closely with program management to generate the customer driven force protection solutions (Focus is on critical asset protection, integration of perimeter intrusion detection systems (IDS) incorporating optical, thermal, active IR, and radar devices supported by video assessment and surveillance systems, access control systems), develop cost estimates with the maximum usage of low cost labor.

  • Design and lead project specific force protection engineering efforts and support the project manager in the technical aspects of project execution.

  • Responsible to ensure standardized processes, documentation, templates, and best practices are developed and incorporated to ensure consistent execution and delivery; also ensures usage of scalable standard application methods and techniques, works to develop standard tools and procedures, and directs resources to see that the team remains aligned with the overall program objectives.

Required Skills:

  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Systems Engineering with five (5) years of recent ESS experience.

  • Two (2) years’ experience developing project estimates, bill of materials, and labor costing for multimillion dollar security projects.

  • Knowledge of DOD regulations and guidelines for physical security and force protection.

  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of applications to include MS Project and AutoCAD standard R4.0.

  • Must have Active DoD Secret Clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • In depth knowledge of USAF Physical Security regulations and guidelines. Certifications in annunciator systems such as Honeywell Vindicator, WillBurt Predator Elite, Advantor, Hirsch, AMAG, Lenel, and Software House.

  • Professional certification as Physical Security Professional (PSP).

  • Experience in the execution of process standardization, quality assurance, continuous improvement methodologies such as ISO 9000, CMMI, Six Sigma, etc.

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.