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Systems Engineer at Software Company-Allied universal

at Allied Universal

Posted: 3/18/2019
Job Reference #: 265893

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  • Job LocationsUS-CA-Fremont
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Hidden (8730)
    Workdays Available
    Monday - Friday
    Shifts Available
    Afternoon, Morning
  • Overview

    We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! Approximately 65% of our managers were internally promoted! We have great part-time and full-time positions available! Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal today!

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    Security Systems Engineer

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    Full-Time San Jose

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Manage cross-functional Security and Employee & Workplace Solutions projects
    • Provide hands-on project management during all phases of the project lifecycle with an emphasis on communication to project sponsors, stakeholders and project teams
    • Collaborate with technical teams to develop and maintain end-to-end project plans, ensuring on-time delivery. This may include writing requirements, use and test cases as well as support and escalation plans
    • Ability to map dependencies and relationships between projects and technologies
    • Prioritize projects based on impact level and leverage data to drive prioritization decisions
    • Communicate progress to plan on projects to Program Manager, Systems Managers on a regular basis, ensuring that team members are kept up to date on the health and status of the project
    • Establish excellent working relations with all partners with an emphasis on unblocking team members when they are stuck, providing day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for project and tasks
    • Excellent customer service skills.
    • Document issue resolution using the existing work order system.
    • Collaborate with local IT team as well as outside vendors as needed.
    • Assist with creating training materials for new applications, assisting with product roll-outs, and participating in application enhancement projects.
    • Develop reports, dashboards, and processes to continuously monitor data quality and integrity.
    • Work with databases (SQL Writing scripts, updating tables).
    • Develop application using HTML, C#, C++, JAVA.
    • Utilize Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
    • Work with analytics and reporting applications.

    Desired Skills & Experience:
    • 5+ years’ experience working on physical security/infrastructure implementation projects
    • 5+ years’ experience in system, infrastructure, or application administration in an IT/ Physical security environment
    • Experience with Biometric Readers, Intrusion Detection and Perimeter Alarms
    • Ability to understand moderate to advance operations of low voltage alarm, CCTV, access control, communication systems and other technology
    • Ability to understand floor plans, diagrams, and schematics
    • Security/IT related certifications
    • Organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in a fast-paced environment
    • Able to develop and interpret technical documentation for training and end user procedures.
    • Knowledge of trends in technology relating to software applications.
    • Highly self-motivated and directed, with excellent attention to detail.
    • Ability to read and understand floor plans, diagrams, and system schematics
    • Experience in relationship building and collaboration with cross-functional teams
    • Experience in SQL programming and design, database management
    • Knowledge of Project Management tools and methodologies
    • Knowledge of mobile applications and development
    • Experience with Security processes and procedures
    • Professional demeanor and excellent customer service capabilities
    • Ability to work independently while also being a team player
    • Local and distant travel occasionally required.

    Educational Background and Experience:
    • A minimum of an Associates Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field is preferred.
    • Minimum of 5-7 years security/IT related work experience
    • Access Control System (CCure 9000).
    • Video Management System.
    • Visitor Management System.
    • Incident & Dispatch Management System.
    • Must be physically able to lift to 30 pounds.
    • Experience working in a structured, process-driven environment.



    Allied Universal is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Allied Universal will provide qualified individuals with reasonable accommodations pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or any other applicable state or local laws. We are committed to hiring veterans and reservists. Since 2013, we have hired over 25,000 heroes.



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