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AECOM Security Designer in Arlington, Virginia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM seeks a Security Designer to join the firm's Technology Solution Group. The successful candidate will have knowledge of integrated security systems and will also possess exceptional business and people skills. This position will work independently and regularly meet with a variety of clients to discuss the project design strategy. The candidate will use their knowledge to develop and present quality, innovative electrical security design solutions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Will produce project-specific electronic security systems plans and specifications in accordance with client requirements and security industry standards and guidelines

  • Providing constant attention to rapidly changing industry trends and security technology

  • Working with senior electronic security system designers to develop physical security system designs for the protection of assets in various industry sectors, including government, transportation, defense, education, and commercial business sectors

  • Working alongside architects, engineers, and interior designers daily, providing unique opportunities for collaboration and personal development

  • Assisting with the development of integrated security solutions for a wide cross-section of clients utilizing security solutions such as surveillance systems, access control, intrusion detection, visitor management, voice communication systems as well as integrated collaborative systems used in the security and control operation center environment.

  • Developing performance specifications of the design solutions that are constructible to meet the operational requirements of the project.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS plus four (4) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience with the design of electrical circuits, electronic security systems and networks, equipment, infrastructure, and cabling

  • Experience with technology and application of physical Access Control, CCTV, Intrusion Detection, and Intercom systems

  • Experience with AutoCAD/Revit drafting

Additional Information

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is available for this position

  • Sponsorship is available for this position

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10088103

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Consulting Services

Work Location Model: Hybrid