Under supervision, engages in highly technical systems design with complete knowledge of all aspects of most every Physical Security System, involving a significant group of sub-systems under the physical security function. Analyzes client needs and provides detailed design and implementation plan for clients, based upon their needs and requirements. Provides support during pre-sales, Implementation and Post-Sales Support.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of the Sr. Physical Security Engineer or Technical Manager, performs detailed and cost-effective Project/Pre-Sales Engineering for all areas of ELV systems, specifically in the area of Physical Security Systems;
Designs, installs, configures and tests active components of Security System as directed;
Understands and follows industry standards related to Physical Security;
Recommend upgrades or system improvements on maintained system as required;
Addresses product related issues with manufacturer TAC/support staff;
Makes inquiries to multiple industry vendors and equipment providers;
Maintains certifications and knowledge of technology developments in his area of expertise;
Supports Implementation Team as Project Engineer as directed, providing basic engineering support and detailed knowledge in his area of expertise;
Assists in the development of written procedures related to the position;
Perform other tasks related as delegated by direct manager or superior.
Education & Experience & Certifications:
Bachelor degree BS from accredited university in Electronics and Communication Engineering or Computer Engineering.
Minimum 2 to 3 years’ relevant experience in CCTV, Access Control, Gate Barriers, Intercoms, Time attendance and Parking Management Systems, VMS, Intermediate Structured Cabling and Basic Networking.
Certification in any Physical Security system, but preferably Video Security Certification by NICET or BICSI.
Implementation experience in basic networking and structured cabling implementation, including installation, configuration and troubleshooting.
Knowledge and experience in Network related issues is a plus.
Skills & Abilities:
Superior analytical and problem-solving skills.
Detail oriented and organized.
Reads and understands shop drawings and specifications.
Superior written and verbal communication skills in the English language.
Customer Service oriented, maintaining professional Client Relationships.
Excellent time management skills.
Position is time intensive, depending on the project and may involve travel and frequent off-site travel.
Ability to adapt to industry developments and new technologies.
Highly self-motivated, requiring no special training/coaching.
Excellent Interpersonal Skills.
Works well under pressure.