Licensed SMS Technician

The Licensed Security Management Specialist Technician (SMS) will support the White Sands Complex, White Sands Test Facility, El Paso Forward Operating Location and provide support for electronic systems. The technician will be a LENEL certified professional or Legacy Master/Emerald certified.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

  • Engineer and design access control systems.
  • Program and install access control systems.
  • Program and install IP based cameras.
  • Maintain and repair access control systems.
  • Maintain and repair cameras.
  • Develop ROMs for NASA OEM.
  • Maintain Auto Cad drawing database.
  • Perform daily system tests.
  • Order hardware and material for new systems.
  • Maintain support stock levels.
  • Install multimedia systems as required.
  • Fabricate new cable assemblies as needed.
  • Build up and test new LENEL panels.
  • Build up and test new hardware.
  • Perform fiber optic systems maintenance.
  • Install automatic gate control systems.
  • Provide support for ISS systems operations.
  • Other duties as assigned.


This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have  4 years of IT experience, 1 year IT Lenel On Guard experience with License (Hardware & Software class, Digital Video Class, Advanced Access Class, Enterprise Class)
  • Must have experience with ReadyOp.
  • Must have experience and certification with Genetec Video Systems.
  • Must have or obtain an LCP certification by completing at a minimum the LGE-Core and LGE-Access Courses.

Skills, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, Clearance

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Possess and maintain a valid state driver’s license.
  • Be able to obtain and maintain a Top-Secret SCI security clearance.
  • Current LENEL OnGuard Master Certification.
  • Axis Camera certified.
  • Lift Truck Certified.
  • Asbestos work certified.
  • Confined Space Certified.
  • Be able to meet drug testing and alcohol-free workplace requirements to include random drug and/or alcohol testing.
  • Effective communicator and be able to communicate in writing.
  • Have useable computer skills with a working understanding of Microsoft Word and Excel.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Physical Demands - The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
  • Work Environment - The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment. During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

PSI is a SDVOSB, Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; we are a Drug-Free Workplace and comply with ADA regulations as applicable.

All applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, ancestry, physical/mental disability, medical condition, military/veteran status, genetic information, marital status, ethnicity, alienage or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Further, we are required to take affirmative action to ensure equal employment opportunities for all persons. Equal access to programs, services and employment is available to all qualified persons. Those applicants requiring accommodation to complete the application and/or interview process should contact a management representative.

PSI participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program and may perform drug screenings as part of the application process where permissible by state law and required by contract.