Security Systems Technician III - Public Safety Technology - Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 02901

The Security Systems Technician III supports the technology needs of Brown University s Department of Public Safety, a sworn, fully-functioning law enforcement agency operating 247 to protect and serve the Brown community. The Security Systems Technician III is the technical lead supporting a team of Security Technicians. In coordination with the Manager of Public Safety Technology the Security Systems Technician III will coordinate and lead the day-to-day operation of the team in addition to supporting escalated problems. The team is responsible for service, maintenance, and repair of the Security Systems and Public Safety Technology across the University. This includes IP Video Security Systems, Access Control Systems, Panic Alarm Systems, Intrusion Alarm Systems, and other Public Safety Technology systems used for the safety security of Brown University Assets and the Brown University Community. While supporting the Security Systems and Public Safety Technology, the Security Systems Technician III will make recommendations for system improvements, and evaluate the systems to identify necessary repairs. All tasks shall be performed in accordance to best practices, Public Safety Technology SOPs and Design Standards. Security Technicians are required to participate in an on-call rotation schedule. While on-call, Security Technicians must be available to answer callsemails after normal working hours and on weekendholidays depending on the rotation order. This position requires flexible hours, including days, nights, and weekend. Qualifications Education and Experience Bachelor s degree preferred in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field 5 years of experience with Video Security Systems (CCTV), Access Control Systems, Alarm Intrusion Systems, Intercoms, Basic Computer Networking, Basic Telecommunications and other industry related technology in addition hands-on experience installing, configuring and maintaining Video Security Systems (CCTV) and Access Control Systems Supervisory or lead experience required The following certifications required Software House - CCURE 9000 Installer Certified Genetec Security Center Certified The following experience with these product lines is preferred Axis, American Dynamics, Pelco DSC Alarm Systems Genetec, Exacqvision, Software House Proficiency in reading and understanding architectural, network, or electrical layouts and diagrams This position is subject to Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) requirements.Due to the confidential, sensitive nature of information this position may encounter, applicant must be willing to allow for a Background Investigation by Brown Public Safety. This position is subject to immunizations requirements due to the nature of work.Must be willing to complete initial immunizations and any follow-upboosters. Job Competencies Strong technical abilities to troubleshoot, support, and maintain critical hardwaresoftware components supporting a 24x7 operation. Strong problem solving skills, organizational skills, and be able manage projects to meet profitability and quality standards. Strong project management skills in planning and monitoring projects within a cross-functional environment Excellent written and oral communication skills Ability to manage multiple tasks with shifting priorities Ability to work through problems and find solutions is a must. Ability to understand the phases of a system installation cable, equipment, programming, testing and training, and be able to perform each of these tasks in addition to troubleshooting problems with systems efficiently. Understanding and comfortable working with basic IP networks. Experience with Google Suite preferred Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and other Microsoft Office applications preferred Higher education experience preferred Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs Ability to climb a ladder at least 15ft Ability to travel across campus Ability and experience using hand power tools Clean driving record required Successful completion of a criminal background check and education verification is required. To apply, please use this link to directly view the position on Brown s Career Site -USstaff-careers-brownjob75-Charlesfield-StreetSecurity-Systems-Technician-IIIREQ154041-1 -USstaff-careers-brownjob75-Charlesfield-StreetSecurity-Systems-Technician-IIIREQ154041-1 Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community as an EEOAA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. About Brown (Please visit our website and get to know us better at ) Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies. With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown s vibrant, diverse campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students, and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting. 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