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Physical Security Architect
1 week ago(1 week ago)
Amazon Data Services Ireland Limited
AWS Infrastructure Physical Security team is looking for a highly talented and motivated Physical Security Architect and Engineer to work with our enterprise data center design team, designing the data centers of tomorrow to maximize the effectiveness of the physical security program. The duties include physical security system design and engineering, working with the data center architectural and engineering team to assure CPTED best practices are observed, drafting new systems into the design teams build plans, and coordinating with regional and local physical security leaders to understand the new building and security system designs. A successful candidate will be responsible for interpretation of Risk Assessments and Threat Analysis and AWS Physical Security Standards to assure the proper security technologies are selected to meet the unique challenges to be found in a global security program. After a new technology is inducted into the data center physical security plan, this position will be responsible for assuring the new system is incorporated into the larger data center basis of design.
RESPONSIBILITIES: § Design and engineer new physical security systems. § Using AutoCAD, Blue Beam and other drafting technologies to document the new designs. § Creation of specifications and scope of work documentation for local project managers to use for vendor bids. § Ensure CPTED is adhered for new data center designs or retrofits. § Research physical security technologies to assess their applicability within the AWS physical security program. § Provide technical and design support for local physical security teams.
§ BA/BS degree in Architectural, Electrical Engineering, or Physical Security § At least 10 years’ experience in physical security design and engineering. § Fluent in the concept of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design § Fluent in Access Control, IP VMS Systems, Video Analytics, Biometrics, and IDS systems. § Fluent with one or more drafting technologies. § The ability to write clearly and concisely with short deadlines and quick turnaround times, while still effectively communicating information in a structured analytical way § Ability to develop physical security design principals and communicate those principals to other data center design team members. § Position will require domestic and international travel for up to a week. § Strong problem resolution, time management, and independent planning skills § Ability to operate in high stress situations and relay information in a timely and accurate manner
§ Masters degree or higher in related field § Fluency/competency in one or more languages § 15+ years’ experience in physical security design preferred § Physical Security Design experience in corrections, military, government, or museum environments. § Experience living abroad, extensive travel, or demonstrated ability to work in a culturally diverse environment § Personal network of international security technology professionals § Former military and or law enforcement experience a plus § PSP, CPP, PMP Certification