1+ months

Subject Matter Expert I

Aecom
Germantown, MD 20874

United States of America - Maryland, Germantown

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking talented Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to assist in our ongoing work with the US Department of Homeland Security. The job is to support ongoing research and applied solutions in homeland security covering all facets including critical infrastructure protection, detection and monitoring, border and transportation security, cybersecurity, communications, and resilience.

The position entails providing insight and advice concerning strategic direction and applicability of current, industry standard or innovative solutions based on in-depth understanding of the latest homeland security developments. Responsibilities include providing high level vision to programs, development of program and project objectives of complex efforts. Individuals may also lead in-depth research in support of homeland security initiatives and also need to be able to effectively communicate in writing and orally to both lay and technical audiences.

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether its improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of whats possible the worlds longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record s 2020 Top 200 Environmental Firms

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record s 2020 Top 500 Design Firms

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Has a solid foundation of understanding or analysis of client business practices and goals; develops and formulates solutions to client problems on assigned projects.

  • Under limited supervision, responsible for the creation of work plans and task definitions.

  • Has broad technical knowledge but possesses an area of specialization or focus.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects clients are security sensitive

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in an indoor/office environment. Position requires often keyboard/mouse operations; occasionally standing/walking; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending/stooping, climbing stairs, repetitive or fine hand movements, and lifting 50 pounds or less

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced Degree or such equivalent credits/certifications + 10 years of relevant experience

  • Applicable Certifications; work experience with DHS S&T, other DHS Directorates, and/or other consulting for the federal government

  • Strong ServiceNow skills are preferred

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 252045BR

Virtual: No

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.

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Posted: 2021-08-02 Expires: 2021-11-04

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