Physical Security Specialist, Senior

The Challenge:

Critical decisions are made every single day in our client site. What if you could use your physical security skills to help them make informed decisions? As a physical security specialist, you use your specialized security skillset to evaluate and assess security risks at your location. 

Are you searching for a position where you can use your physical security skills to make a difference? An effective security program requires significant oversight to ensure that all program requirements are met. With that level of sensitivity and complexity, you need skilled personnel examining how work activities are compliant and keeping the program on the path to success. That’s why we need you, a physical security specialist who can ensure success through careful security inspection and oversight of the program. You’ll maintain overall oversight of the physical security program, acquiring resources, cost estimates, invoices, and finalization of projects according to security doctrine.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience in the DoD physical security field

-5+ years of experience with physical security for sensitive compartmented information facilities (SCIFs) and control access areas (CAA)

-Knowledge of physical security and physical security assessments for SCIFs, collateral spaces, and Open Storage Areas (OSAs)

-Knowledge of Defense Information System for Security (DISS)

-Knowledge of Access Control System (ACS) and Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)

-TS/SCI clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Physical Security Professional Certification (PSP)

-Locksmith Certification 

-Completion of a DoD Security Manager Course


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you’ll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.


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