APEX TK is seeking an experienced Poland Provided Infrastructure (PPI) Electronic Security System (ESS) Engineer to support a potential contract on JB Charleston with frequent TDY to Poland.

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as a Senior ESS SME.
  • Serve as an expert on regulatory standards from the associated DoD Component and local host nation to apply and comply towards the ESS designs.
  • Review Military Construction (MILCON) security designs and provide directions/guidance that meets the Government’s requirements and regulatory compliance.
  • Meet with ESS vendors to perform market research, explore new solutions, develop technical solutions, perform analysis, and develop list of materials.
  • May represent NIWC Atlantic to engage with stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with other stakeholders of project/program to analyze the requirements and engineer the Telecom solution.
  • Systems Engineering to include requirements gathering and analysis, scope definition, cost estimate development, design development, implementation delivery, OSGR, SOVT.
  • Technical engineering to develop solutions, Analysis of Alternatives (AoA), ESS strategies and master planning.
  • Collaborate with Telecom to request or design the Telecom and networking infrastructure requirements to enable the ESS communications in campus/base.
  • Develop technical documents using automated tools.
  • May serve as the Project Lead and/or Project Manager on designated projects from the IPT.
    • Manage cost, schedule, performance of the project.
    • Develop contract packages for procurement of services and supplies.
    • Develop the contract documentation to provide the Government COR.
    • On behalf of NIWC Atlantic, provide oversight to a services contract for the project and report to the government COR.

This position is contingent on contract award


  • 10-20%
  • 7 day min/14 day max per TDY


Basic Qualifications

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance. (Eligible to pass Federal security clearance process. Please visit the link for FAQs:
  • Must have 5-10 years’ experience is ESS design and implementation projects.
  • Must have 1-3 experience in DoD Risk Management Framework for the Certification and Accreditation of ESS.
  • Must have basic knowledge of Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking.
  • Must have experience or familiarity of LenelS2 products and OnGuard software.
  • Expert proficiency level in Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Outstanding communication skills, influencing abilities, and client focus.
  • Professional proficiency in English is required.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. APEX TK will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current, active Secret security clearance.
  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • Lenel Certified Design Architect (LCDA).