Open Positions

We are looking for innovative and motivated engineers/analysts with an MS or PhD, to apply state-of-the-art analytical and numerical tools and techniques to challenging problems ranging from resilient structures subjected to extreme loads, shock physics and natural hazard protection.

Protection Engineering Consultants is seeking creative and driven structural engineers with a BS or MS, to support blast and protective design in our Façade and Structures group; interest in applied research for structural and mechanical engineering applications is also desired.

PEC is in search of an experienced physical security professional who can support our consulting and design projects. The ideal candidate must have a strong independent work ethic. Proficiency as a physical security practitioner inside and outside of federal, state, and local government service is expected.

PEC’s growing engineering analytics group is looking for a creative coding-capable engineer or computer scientist to support data engineering, machine learning, data visualization, and computer vision for our military and civilian clients. Project work is highly varied, requiring flexibility, cleverness, and autodidactic learning.

We are looking for an eager and coding-capable engineer or computer scientist intern to support our current data science and machine learning efforts. Candidates should have some data analysis abilities and experience with programming/scripting languages.

PEC Culture

We continue to invest in our capabilities and our people to create a work environment that is challenging, fulfilling, enjoyable, and rewarding. Here at PEC, we are not only co-workers, we are family. We strive on collaboration within our project teams which includes Protective Design, Applied Research, Data Science, Physical Security, and Risk Mitigation.

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We aren’t just work associates at PEC, we are a family. Everyone knows who you are and genuinely cares about you and your interests, work related or not. As a young engineer, knowing my ideas will be heard is rewarding

Stephen Bratz

Associate Engineer

What truly sets PEC apart is our culture. We support each other and work together to solve complex problems. It’s a true team environment and every member’s contributions are valuable.

George Kantrales, Ph.D

Senior Associate Engineer

We are a small business with a wide variety of challenging projects. As a result, I learn something new with each project I am working on, and I am grateful for the mentoring received from the senior PEC staff.

Michalis Hadjioannou, Ph.D., P.E.

Senior Associate Engineer


Life at PEC


  • PEC is an employee-owned company and you have the ability to “buy-in” and purchase shares
  • 100% employee paid versatile medical, dental, and vision plans.
  • Competitive 401K package.
  • Generous Paid Time Off policy and 9 paid holidays.
  • Gym and fitness reimbursements

Giving Back

  • Employees can volunteer for a day to give back to a local charity they are passionate about such as a food bank, habitat for humanity, animal shelter, etc.
  • PEC gives generous cash donations throughout the year to local charities and organizations.

Career Development

  • Conferences and Professional Development
  • Hands-On Training
  • Graduate Education


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