Feb 22, 2020

SECURITY SYSTEM TECHNICIAN - Level 1 - (9) Fort Meade, MD 20755 US (Primary) Maryland - MD 20653 US

  • EPS Corporation
  • Fort Meade, MD 20755 US (Primary) Maryland - MD 20653 US
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT) Other

Job Description

Job Title SECURITY SYSTEM TECHNICIAN - Level 1 Location Fort Meade, MD 20755 US (Primary)
Maryland - MD 20653 US
Job Type Full-time Education Certification Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Category Information Technology Job Description

  • Responsible for the installation, configuration, test, training and maintenance of physical security electronic, mechanical and CCTV equipment.
  • The equipment includes, door contacts, motion detectors, duress switches, glass break sensors, card readers, command keypads, turnstiles, request for exit devices, equipment enclosures, junction boxes, power supplies, media converters, cameras, camera lenses, camera mounts, conduct installation, copper and fiber optic wiring for all.
  • Work may be performed in confined spaces, hazardous areas, commercial leased facilities and/or Government owned facilities.
  • Work may be performed at heights on masts. towers, roofs and lift equipment.
  • Long term standing or sitting may be experienced.
  • Travel is required in and out of the Continental U.S.
  • Ability to acquire and maintain a U.S. Passport is required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate industry safety certifications is required


The Level 1 Security System Technician shall possess the following capabilities:

  • Installs, configures, tests, and provides training and maintenance on project components.
  • Installs components and wirings on Intrusion Detection System (IDS), Access Control
  • Systems (ACS), and Closed-Circuit Televisions (CCTV).
  • Configures security systems and related equipment.
  • Ensures work is in accordance with applicable codes and standard practices.
  • Provides system turnover to customers including training.
  • Troubleshoots, diagnoses and recommends potential solutions for system errors and failures.
  • Install IDS on Perimeter Fencing
  • Provides timely, on budget installation planning of crew(s) or team(s) tasking for projects.
  • Conducts quality assurance (QA) on all IDS, ACS and CCTV equipment installations.
  • Conducts work order, manual interpretation, blue print interpretation, standards compliance and schematic diagram interpretation supervision for crew(s) and team(s).
  • Supervises contractor performance as it relates troubleshooting, diagnosing and problem resolution services.
  • Requires active DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance with full scope polygraph

Education Requirements:

  • (U) Factory trained in a major IDS, ACS and/or CCTV solution such as LENEL, HONEYWELL, SENSORMATIC or BOSCH.
  • Six(6) years Experience in installation of security, video surveillance, card access and alarm systems of similar scope, type and complexity.
  • Must have a valid driver's license. LENEL OnGuard Enterprise Security System certification (1000 and 2000) required.

Desired Skills/Other Considerations



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VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) / AA
Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled / LGBT are encouraged to apply

Type of Security Clearance Required TS/SCI, Poly


Computer-Network Security,   IT Project Management  



Security Clearance

Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (TS/SCI) With Polygraph

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