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Job Information

AECOM Senior Security Specialist in Perth, Australia

Australia - Western Australia, Perth

Job Summary

AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, construction, environmental and energy. With over 56,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM. Built to deliver a better world.

Our Perth based Building and Places team are currently looking for a proven Senior ICT &/or Security Consultant to work closely with our clients, contractors and internal stakeholders across diverse challenges in Defence, Infrastructure (Road and Rail), Health, Government and Commercial Buildings project sectors.

Technology brings the places we live and work to life. In these modern times of rapid digital transformation, this is a dynamic and exciting space to be working alongside 40 other passionate ICT & Security professionals across ANZ and hundreds more globally. Creativity and innovation require diverse perspectives; if you think you can add to this team, we encourage you to apply regardless of qualifications or experience. Applications from LGBTQ&I community and of Aboriginal descent are encouraged to apply.

In this role you can expect to;

  • Work as part of a local and national ICT (and security) consulting & advisory team on a diverse range of projects.

  • Be an integral part of Building & Place team and projects, coordinating with architects, landscape designers, electrical engineers and other professionals

  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement and partner with internal and external clients

  • Participate in site investigations and utilise strong report writing and verbal communication skills

  • Mentor and guide technical junior and graduate team members.

Subject to your skills, you may lead or liaise with others in the ICT and Buildings team to deliver to our Clients:

  • Security Risk and Threat Assessments, Vulnerability Assessments, CPTED reports.

  • Design of technology systems for buildings and infrastructure ranging from structured cabling systems, core networks, WLAN, Cyber Security, IPTV, audio-visual systems, video conferencing, CCTV, SCADA, electronic access control, intruder alarm, intercom, perimeter intrusion detection and Type 1A Security Alarm Systems.

This role will present you with an opportunity to work on some of the most unique, interesting, and challenging projects in Perth and Australia.

Minimum Requirements

s a Senior ICT &/or Security Consultant in our Perth team, you will have a strong technical background & project experience. Your attention to detail & ability to prioritise tasks and communicate effectively will help you to work in a multidisciplinary team to deliver the right solution, on time, every time.

You will contribute to the growth and development of the team by identifying new business opportunities and responding to tender briefs, as well as ideally having some or all the following:

  • Tertiary Qualification in Engineering, Electronics, ICT, Security, Communications or AV related field of study

  • Demonstrable experience delivering ICT and Security design within a Defence, Transit, or Buildings application

  • To have (or eligible to obtain) a WA Security Licence

  • Demonstrated experience in an ICT and/or security environment

  • Excellent and demonstrable written and verbal communication skills

  • A proven consultative approach, with an ability to work with technical Engineers and non-technical project stakeholders.

Preferred Qualifications

One of the following, or intention to obtain is desirable.

  • To have (or eligible to obtain) a SCEC Zone Consultant licence

  • To have (or eligible to obtain) a baseline Defence Clearance

  • Familiarity or knowledge of Linkplanner, Ekahau Site survey and EDXSignal (or similar platforms).

  • ICT accreditation, such as BICSI RCDD, Cisco CCNA/CCNP, CompTIA, ITIL

  • Security accreditation, such as ASIS CPP/PSP, CISSP

  • Prior experience or understanding of Bluebeam, Revit, Visio and AutoCAD, not essential but advantageous.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Systems

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257079BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.