Security Engineering - IT Specialist Instructor IV - Locks
Responsibilities: The Security Engineering-IT Specialist Instructor with a specialty in Locks to provide subject matter expertise and instruction in the installation, programming, troubleshooting, and maintenance and repair of electrical systems, electronic systems, hydraulic systems, computer network equipment, installation of infrastructure, copper power, communication and signal wiring, coaxial cable and fiber optics and associated equipment. The incumbent works independently and requires infrequent supervision.Major Duties: Provides mentoring, guidance and training to lower level instructors. Assists with instructor scheduling, proficiency and training plans. May serve as a Senior Lock Instructor, specializing in the performance of GSA Security Container inspection, neutralization and repair; vault door neutralization and repair; and installation, maintenance and repair of Diplomatic Security approved security hardware. May represent the Diplomatic Security Training Center on the Interagency Committee for Securing Classified Information. Designs and presents hands-on instruction, lectures, and briefings to audiences on the following technical security topics:o Security Systems Standards Review and Inspectiono Electrical Systems including Power Regulators and Uninterruptable Power Supplieso National Electric Codeo Electronic Fundamentalso Basic Computer Networkingo Fiber Optic Installationo Pedestrian and Vehicle Screening Systemso Access Control Systemso Access Denial Systemso Intrusion Detection Systemso Public Address and Announcing Systemso Closed Circuit TV Security Systemso IP Based Video Surveillance Systemso Security Management Systemso Physical Security Systemso Electric and Hydraulically Operated Vehicle Arrest Systemso Operation of GSA Approved Security Containers and DS Approved Locking Deviceso GSA Security Container inspection, neutralization and repair, and installation maintenance and repair of DS approved security hardwareWorks closely with Instructional Design, Systems Development and Manufacturers to develop and deliver technical security system training syllabi/curriculum/ lesson plans, presentation media, administrative/self-study guides, and trainee reference manuals for technical security devices, systems and procedures in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). Coordinates students, instructors, facilities, and classrooms for fundamental training course delivery. Sets up and operates audio-visual equipment required in support of curriculum delivery. Ensures that individual professional development records are maintained at the conclusion of each course in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). Monitors inventory of security technical equipment and facilitate classrooms for training. Employs applicable Department of State security standards and other procedures to protect national security information. Operates US government vehicles as necessary in the performance of assigned tasks. Employee exercises independent judgment and initiative on a daily basis and requires infrequent supervision; recommends improvements to the training curriculum. Qualifications: Active Secret ClearanceProfessional Qualifications/SkillsFifteen or more (15+) years experience in Government technical security installation or instruction in 90% or more of the security disciplines listed above.Seven (7) years experience in public speaking and giving briefings or instruction to groups of ten or more people.To serve as a Senior Lock Instructor, twenty (20) years experience in the commercial sector performing GSA Security Container inspection, neutralization and repair; and installation, maintenance and repair of DS approved security hardware.Five (5) years of supervisory experience preferred.Two (2) years as a level III instructor preferred.Subject matter expertise in a minimum of 90% of the full Technical Security Systems Curriculum, or be a fully qualified Subject Matter Expert in GSA Security Container inspection, neutralization and repair; and installation, maintenance and repair of DS approved security hardware.Comprehensive knowledge of various National Codes such as the National Electric Code and OSHA safety regulations, as well as Department of State installation requirements.Ability to explain advanced technical concepts to trainees with various degrees of technical knowledge and ability: from end user system operators, Regional Security Officers, who must understand system capabilities and how they can best be employed for the protection of American lives, Classified National Security Information, and US Government Property, to highly technically trained and experienced technicians and Electrical Engineers with years of experience in the installation, programming, troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of Technical Security Systems.Education:Masters degree from an accrediting institution recognized by the US Department of Education in order to be credited towards qualifications or equivalent technical training. Years of experience may be substituted for formal education. Security Clearance: Secret Company Information: COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with OBXteks vaccination policy. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer vaccination requirements which may include any or all the following: social distancing, masks, mandatory statements regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory testing. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and founded in 2009, OBXtek is a fast-growing leader in the government contracting field. Our mission is Our PeopleOur Reputation. Our people are trained professionals who enhance our customers knowledge and innovation using technology, collaboration, and education.We offer a robust suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more.As a prime contractor for 93% of our current work, OBXtek pairs lessons learned across disciplines with industry standard quality practices such as CMMI-Dev Level III, ITIL, 6Sigma, PMI, and ISO. Our rapid growth has been recognized by INC500, the Washington Business Journal, and Washington Technology magazine.OBXtek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.