SMX Electronic Security System Technician in Des Moines, Iowa
Electronic Security System Technicianat SMX(View all jobs) (https://www.smxtech.com/careers/)
SMX is seeking an Electronic Security System (ESS) Technician to design, install and maintain ESS. The ESS Technician will apply engineering techniques, principles, and precedents to develop, design, modify, install, test, evaluate, or operate electrical, electronic, avionics, mechanical, communications networks associated with support of access control and intrusion detection systems (ACS/IDS), door controls, and video surveillance system installs.
This is a remote position local to the National Capitol Region.
This position requires a DoD security clearance which requires US citizenship for work on a DoD contract.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Proficient in reading drawings and specifications
Programing of ESS system
Door hardware installation and HID card readers
Video surveillance and speech masking
Knowledge in Lenel and LKM locking devices
Installation of PoE and analog video systems
Install or maintain existing fire stopping systems in conduits, trays, wall/ceiling/floor penetrations
Often assigned as on-site team lead and reports to Integration Team Project Manager
Responsible for maintaining safe work environment by following codes, standards, and legal requirements
Attends project meetings with customer and SMX leadership to provide daily, weekly, and monthly project status updates as required
Required Skills & Experience
Required clearance: Top Secret
Or Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
5 to 7 years of hands-on in the field experience installing and programming Electronic Security Systems
Some conduit cutting, bending, and modification experience required
Lenel Certified Access Professional
Knowledge of NESC code, GO95, and JPA as it relates to telecommunications rules and regulations
Experience installing and programming LKM locking devices
Ability to terminate head end and test devices
Following specific instructions, assembles or constructs simple or standard equipment or parts, servicing or repairing instruments or equipment
Ability to climb ladders or use scaffolding/scissor lifts without fear of heights
Valid US Passport within 90 days of hire
Desired Skills & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in electrical systems or related field
LKM Lock certified
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Our tradition of delivering innovative, technical solutions dates back to 1995, however, you may know us better by one of our legacy company names: Trident Technologies, Smartronix, Datastrong or C2S Consulting Group. With the support of OceanSound Partners, our private equity investment sponsor, we began operating as one business starting in 2019 and became SMX in 2021. We operate in close proximity to our clients around the globe and have core locations in Alabama, California, DC Metro, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, and Massachusetts.
Today, as SMX, we are one team and together empower government and commercial enterprises to become more effective, innovative, and resilient, no matter what challenges they face.
SMX is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability status, protected veteran status, race, color, age, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or genetic information. SMX is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including disability and veterans.
Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation.
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