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Posted by: OBXtek, Inc. on Jan 13, 2021


Springfield , VA

Job Description:

OBXtek Inc. is an established, award-winning business providing information technology and professional management services to the federal government. Our corporate growth has coincided with our investment in our employees as well as in outreach to our civilian and military community.

OBXtek has a new position, Security Engineering-IT Specialist Instructor, to work for the Department of State. This position provides 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 under the guidance of the Program Office.

Duties:\u2022 Designs and presents hands-on instruction, lectures, and briefings to audiences on the following technical security topics:
Security Systems Standards Review and Inspection
Electrical Systems including Power Regulators and Uninterruptable Power Supplies
National Electric Code
Electronic Fundamentals
Basic Computer Networking
Fiber Optic Installation
Pedestrian and Vehicle Screening Systems
Access Control Systems
Access Denial Systems
Intrusion Detection Systems
Public Address and Announcing Systems
Closed Circuit TV Security Systems
IP Based Video Surveillance Systems
Security Management Systems
Physical Security Systems
Electric and Hydraulically Operated Vehicle Arrest Systems
Operation of GSA Approved Security Containers and DS Approved Locking Devices
\u2022 Helps to develop and maintains 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.\u2022 Coordinates students, instructors, facilities, and classrooms for fundamental training course delivery.\u2022 Set-up and operate audio-visual equipment required in support of curriculum delivery.\u2022 Ensures that individual professional development records are maintained at the conclusion of each course in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).\u2022 Employs applicable Department of State security standards and other procedures to protect national security information.\u2022 Operates U.S. government vehicles as necessary in the performance of assigned tasks.\u2022 Travels frequently and/or for extended periods to U.S. and foreign training sites.\u2022 Employee will require some supervision and has a growing opportunity to exercise independent judgment and initiative in the line of work.

Must have an active DoD Secret clearance.
Associate of Science or related degree from an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order to be credited towards qualifications or equivalent technical training. Years of experience may be substituted for formal education.

Subject matter expertise in a minimum of 30% of the full Technical Security Systems Curriculum. Five or more (5+) years\u2019 experience in Government technical security installation or instruction in 30% or more of the security disciplines listed above. Three or more (3+) years\u2019 experience in public speaking and giving briefings or instruction to groups of ten or more people. A working 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. Must hold a valid driver\u2019s license and be willing and able to drive an official U.S. government van/sedan.

Company Information
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and founded in 2009, OBXtek is a fast-growing leader in the government contracting field. Our mission is Our People\u2026Our Reputation. Our people are trained professionals who enhance our customers\u2019 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.

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About OBXtek, Inc.

Every day, OBXtek employees work alongside their civilian and military counterparts in the federal government to find creative, innovative solutions to today's problems. Our teams are committed to excellence and dedicated to our clients' missions. We believe in hiring bright people and empowering them to do their best work from day one. Because we recognize that our employees are the heart of our company, OBXtek is steadfast in providing a robust benefits package which includes comprehensive health insurance, retirement benefits, and paid time off. We understand that your career development is essential to our success and encourage your growth on the job and through professional development stipends.

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