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Security Systems Engineer

Security Systems Engineer
West Midlands
Up to £35,000
07-10-2021 09:20 AM

Security Systems Engineer – 90% Site Based Birmingham

Up to £35,000 + 25 days holiday + BH, 40hr week, Company Vehicle, Travel -15 minutes either way, iPad and iPhone



About the Client:

  • Our client, specialists in the Fire and Security industry, are seeking a hardworking and passionate Security Systems Engineer based around the Birmingham area to join their site based team on a permanent basis.


The Role:

  • Undertake installation, commissioning, and maintenance of electronic security systems to NSI Gold standards.
  • Verify the detailed accuracy of equipment specifications at the “pre-installation” stage.
  • Engage with client early in specification stage to help them refine requirements and to enable better project preparation.
  • Assist with technical design at sales stage when required.
  • Liaise with customers and contractors at a local / site level.
  • Ensure that systems are properly tested and commissioned to NSI Gold standards and assist in the production of O&M documentation.
  • Produce RAMs for customer sign off in advance of site installation attendance
  • Ensure that customers receive appropriate and adequate training and maximise customer satisfaction.
  • Assist in maximising company profits


Qualities Required:

  • 5 years’ experience within the electronic security industry.
  • Prior experience of managing electronic security projects from start to finish.
  • Experienced with all areas of complex access control, CCTV and intruder systems.
  • A broad technical IT knowledge, i.e. installing software/applications, networking and confident with Microsoft Excel/Word packages.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical principals.
  • Highly motivated with an excellent attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage several complex tasks concurrently and meet deadlines.
  • Practical and hands on approach to delivering outcomes.
  • Ability to learn new information quickly and keep up with changing products and processes.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and professionally, with the confidence to build working relationships at all levels, both internally and externally.
  • Willingness to travel nationwide and stay overnight when required.
  • 5 years checkable work history and able to pass relevant security checks.
  • UK Driving licence.
  • ECS Card
  • IPAF

The following would be desirable:

  • Electrical/Electronic qualifications, C&G, HNC, etc.
  • Previous electromechanical experience.
  • Janus access control experience.
  • FAAC barriers experience.
  • Avigilon and Hikvision CCTV experience and certification.
  • Lock installation, i.e. Maglocks and Abloy EL560