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Security Design Engineer

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: £55k - 60k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

Security Design Engineer – Warrington – Construction/Infrastructure - £60,000 salary
An opportunity has arisen for a Security Design Engineer to join one of the leading construction groups in the UK

Ideally, you will based in or around the Warrington area.
• To lead site visits with the assistance of the Head of Design and act as the point of contact for any sub-contract designers.
• To develop electronic security scoping technical specifications following site visits/3D scans.
• To liaise closely with the sub-contractor design teams to refine the scope of works.
• To check the sub-contractor’s price and specifications for completeness, quality, accuracy, and cost effectiveness.
• To complete Tender TQs and to own the Tender TQ register during this period.
• To assist the project / tendering teams in producing technical documentation for tender enquiries or orders.
• To ensure that the security processes and procedures are followed within the office and on site.
• To assist with documentation for security accreditation.
• Ascertaining Clients’ requirements through reference to their specification documents and visiting sites with their nominated personnel. A key requirement is the ability to determine the actual security requirement and propose appropriate solutions.
• Working alongside the Head of Design and delivery staff to ensure designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications.
• To provide technical input into Electronic Security installer and Physical Security installer / supplier subcontract orders
• The production of design documentation such as Equipment Layouts, Functional Design Specification, Equipment Schedule, Camera Field of Views, Network Architecture, Cable Schedules.
• To review and comment on physical design information, such as doors, hatches, bar sets and bottle clamps.
• To assist with the effective handover to the Construction Manager and Commissioning Manager.

About You:
• Experience and knowledge of integrated security systems including, Access Control, Intruder Alarm, Analogue CCTV, IP CCTV, Audio Challenge, and Intercom systems.
• Experience of system integration into both local and remote ARC (Alarm Receiving Centre) and RVRC (Remote Video Response Centre) central security management systems.
• Experience and knowledge of physical security products including integration with electronic security devices.
• Water company experience - Desirable
• Experience with AMTECH cable calculation software - Desirable
• BIM / PAS 1192
• Experience of producing URS and FDS documents (where applicable) to client briefs and specifications.
• Possess an industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent.
• Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft packages (experience with AutoCAD software would be an advantage).
• Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence.
• Flexibility, resilience, and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels.