Physical Security Engineer (Birmingham, AL)

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Jacobs has an opportunity for a Physical Security Engineer supporting our long-term project in Huntsville, Alabama.

The Physical Security Engineer shall Support infrastructure and compound construction by integrating security requirements into construction planning, construction execution, facility repairing, construction material, facilities/areas, and other related projects

General responsibilities include:
• Address major facilities, construction policies, environmental considerations, and

allocation of engineering resources in support of the FBI project and/or mission goals.
• Propose natural and man-made obstacles intended to restrict or halt movement and that enhance the facilities overall security posture.
• As necessary to meet larger design goals, recommend unobtrusive or visually appealing physical security solutions.
• Analyze existing force protection capabilities and recommend areas requiring

improvement to ensure protection.
• Support infrastructure and compound construction by integrating security requirements into construction planning, construction execution, facility repairing, construction material bed down facilities/areas, and other related projects.
• Enhance the survivability of the FBI's people and resources by recommending

construction techniques in support of force protection measures (e.g., hardening of facilities and utilities).
• Review transportation requirements (public, private), avenues of approach and traffic requirements (nearby highways, roads, access ramps, perimeter access paths, etc.) and
• Support responses to emergency/disaster incidents (damage due to natural or manmade events) involving FBI facilities, including those still under construction.
• Assess damage and related structural security risks or vulnerabilities and make immediate recommendations aimed at securing the location or facility.
• Conduct physical security and risk vulnerability inspections; accurately identify,

evaluate, and provide recommendations to mitigate those identified risks.
• Recommend and design/support the design of intrusion detection systems and CCTV systems.
• Evaluate existing security standards and procedures
• Inspect, analyze, and evaluate security systems.
• Institute inventory control procedures to assure that protected material is accounted for.

Qualifications

Qualification
• US Citizenship
• Active, full adjudicated TOP SECRET Clearance
• Candidates with active SECRET clearances are encouraged to apply.

Requires 8 to 10 years' experience with a BS/BA in an engineering field related to the

nature of the work described; or 6 to 8 years' experience with MS/MA in an engineering

field related to the nature of the work described; or 3 to 5 years' experience with PhD in

an engineering field related to the nature of the work described.
• Intimate knowledge and work experience related to Interagency Security Criteria

tandards and requirements.
• Knowledge and experience related to Construction Surveillance Technician operations.
• Knowledge of Analytical Risk Management practices.
• Knowledge of Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) principles and

implementation.
• General knowledge of data/IT protection.
• Knowledge of emergency response protocols and crisis processes for inclusion in an

overall facility design.
• Knowledge of Supply Chain Risk Management principles to include security measures

applicable to transporting and shipping requirements.
• Experience in layout of unclassified restricted, and classified spaces and the controls to

limit access between areas.
• Experience with protective guard forces, detection dogs, crime prevention programs, and

communications.
• Knowledge and understanding of the work and functions of a variety of organization

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.
More Information on Jacobs
Jacobs operates in the Consulting industry. The company is located in Dallas, TX, Fort Worth, TX, Irvine, CA, Baton Rouge, LA, Orlando, FL, Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, Reston, VA and New York, NY. Jacobs was founded in 1947. It has 67337 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 157 open jobs at Jacobs, click here.
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