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Senior Aviation Security Consultant


At Arup, our fresh spirit compels us to express our creativity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to provide technical excellence and value to clients while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 14,000 people globally. Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world.

We're looking for a Senior Aviation Security consultant in our Los Angeles office to work as part of a diverse team engaged in the design of physical and electronic security systems for aviation projects with opportunities to additionally support buildings and infrastructure projects.


  • Design physical and electronic security systems including access control, video surveillance, command & control center and physical security measures (barriers, bollards, fencing)

  • Collaborate with inter-disciplinary technical leaders and NY based Americas Aviation Security leader

  • Lead the successful technical and commercial delivery of projects

  • Preparation of drawings detailing the systems designed

  • System design calculations

  • Writing of reports, specifications

  • Day to day financial management of projects

  • Manage RFP and interview process and work with the leadership team to prepare proposals


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 10+ years of relevant aviation security experience

  • Sound knowledge and experience with 49CFR1542, TSA Checkpoint Design Guidelines, Recommended Security Guidelines for Airport Planning and Design and CBP Airport Technical Design Standards

  • Knowledge of engineering fundamentals as they relate to building systems and site servicing

  • Excellent interpersonal skills will be needed to develop and maintain effective relationships with clients, Architects, Engineers, Contractors and other team members

  • Experience across a range of additional project types including high rise commercial, post-secondary education, convention centers, transportation, etc.

Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless.

Arup offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 401k match, time off and profit share.

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to excel.

Job Number: LOS0000BO
Category: Security System
Location: Los Angeles, California
Date Posted: None