Physical Security Consultant

AutoCAD, Communication skills, Compliance, Customer service, Documentation, CCTV, CAD, Security, Security management, People skills, Architectural design, Electrical, Fire Alarm
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel required to 10%.

Job Description


  • Design the physical security systems for build projects , while keeping best security practice/policies in place
  • This position requires knowledge on the operating system of the Access Control/Alarm Systems
  • Must demonstrate excellent communicate on and interpersonal skills
  • Serve as the subject matter expert (SME) for design of all aspects of physical security technology & systems
  • Create security CAD designs for projects and maintain accurate site drawings
  • Create and maintain physical security design requirements and policy documents
  • Perform periodic audits with site regional security managers (RSM) to ensure site compliance is being met
  • Keep up to date on current technology in the market and recommend ways to improve the global design
  • Maintain and update certifications
  • Manage programs and projects for physical security builds
  • Knowledge in server management (both physical and virtual)
  • Knowledge of physical security requirements
  • Serve as a point of contact for security related questions during and after a build project
  • Oversee and certify all work done by integrators is completed properly and to company standards
  • Provide technical diagnostic for escalation
  • Collaborate with internal and external business counterparts


  • Strong customer service approach
  • Experience with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Construction Standards Institute (CSI), NFPA 731: Standard for the Installation of Electronic Premises Security Systems and standards and processes
  • Experience working with architectural design teams, providing SD, DD, CD and CA services
  • Experience working with contractors and construction managers. Deep experience with cross trade coordination of
  • Door and Door Hardware
  • Electrical (A/C, D/C, Low & High Voltage)
  • Fire Alarm
  • Infrastructure
  • Architectural Coordination
  • Design security systems based on established standards and equipment, using AutoCAD, Excel, Word, Visio and other software tools. Daily AutoCAD use is required
  • Conducts site security surveys, security assessments and security audits of physical security systems at company owned and leased sites
  • Provides detailed project status reports for key stakeholders. Communicates issues and recommendations for resolution in a timely fashion
  • Maintains project trackers and project management software for tracking of all projects
  • Maintains current knowledge with industry best practices and client ’s design guidelines
  • Works with a team and/or individually to ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with established deadlines and within prescribed budget

Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred) – Engineer, Architecture, Project Management , or security related field or Demonstrated expertise in the field of at least 5 years in the corporate environment
  • Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and/or Physical Security Professional (PSP), Certified Security Project Manager (CSPM), Electronic Safety and Security (ESS) Designer and/or Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) preferred

Experience and Competencies [RP3]

  • Minimum of five years of security consulting experience
  • Minimum of three years of security project management experience
  • The candidate must be a highly trained physical security build consultant with demonstrated experience in corporate build projects
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and has demonstrated a willingness to work with a diverse public
  • Detailed Knowledge of CCTV/ ACS (Lenel/Milestone preferred) – Hardware, software, network and global standards
  • Skillful in 2d auto-cad designs
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and utilize sound judgment
  • Working knowledge of card access, security and safety systems
  • Strong knowledge of PC’s and Microsoft program s (Word, Excel, PowerPoint , SharePoint, OneNote, Projects)
  • Excellent planning, organizing and project management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to analyze and develop innovative recommendations and solutions
  • Ability to act in decisive manner in emergency situations
  • Ability to assist in facilitating progressive change
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels and across diverse cultures
  • Ability to be an effective team member
  • Strong customer, quality and results orientated
  • Strong diplomacy skills and sensitivity to protocol
  • Must possess exceptional people skills
  • Must be familiar with Windows CMD terminal, POE switches, servers and managing basic administration functions for CCTV/Access Control Systems
Dice Id : 10121074
Position Id : 6775339
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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