Security Systems Project Field Engineer

Schneider Electric   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Energy & Utilities


Less than 5 years

Posted 60 days ago

This job is no longer available.

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for designing, installing, servicing and troubleshooting integrated low-voltage systems including access control, CCTV, intercom, network in addition to others. They will also be responsible for programming and configuring multiple different security systems.


  • Install, program and commission devices, equipment and software
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot hardware and software issues
  • Validate hardware and project installations
  • Participate in field audits of installed systems
  • Coordinate with subcontractors on multiple projects
  • Assists in job close out by providing final record drawings
  • Assist in developing hardware and software designs for the project
  • Engineer hardware/software designs per plans and specifications
  • Review and interpret specifications, drawings and estimates
  • Verify the quality and content of required submittals or project drawings
  • Resolve design issues through RFI's, field surveys and documentation
  • Material selection and procurement
  • Maintain and adhere to standards for estimating and budgeting hardware or software designs
  • Other duties may be assigned


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, experience, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties.


  • Four (4) year college degree required or equivalent work experience


  • 3-5 years of related work experience required


  • Understanding of access control, CCTV, intrusion detection and intercom systems including software programming and multi-system integration concepts
  • Various security vendor hardware and software knowledge required
  • Strong knowledge of Visio, AutoCAD or other CAD software
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office programs including but not limited to, Word, Excel and Access
  • Strong knowledge of networking and IP concepts
  • Strong basic math skills
  • Knowledge of tool usage including multi-meter a plus
  • Strong project documentation concepts
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational skills including, but not limited to, the ability to handle multiple demands and assignments, the ability to prioritize tasks effectively and efficiently, and the ability to manage resource procurement and utilization.