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WSP USA Buildings, Inc., an award-winning and innovative multi-disciplinary engineering consulting firm, is looking for a Building Technology Systems Engineer specializing in Security and Telecommunications systems design for our Arlington, Virginia (Washington, D.C.) office. WSP works closely with architects and owners from around the world on large, complex projects with a focus on sustainability and energy performance of the built environment.
Provide designs for Electronic Safety & Security systems (IP video surveillance, access control, intercom) and Telecommunications systems (Communications/Server rooms, fiber/copper cabling and pathway infrastructure)
Coordinate with owner to gather and document system and design requirements
Create design narratives and coordinated, biddable construction documents (Drawings and CSI Specifications).
Budget fee responsibility on assigned projects
Manage project resources such as production assistance
Coordinate, host and participate in project meetings (local and out-of-town) with the design team and owners
Participate in construction meetings, review and respond to Technology system submittals and RFIs
Perform site surveys to document construction progress
Coordination and integration of security and telecommunications systems with other intelligent building systems
Understanding of local and national codes (NEC, IBC, NFPA) related to the design and operation of Security and Telecommunications systems
Possess a four-year degree (B.S. in engineering is preferred) or equivalent combination of technical degree and related work experience designing technology systems for buildings
3-5 years’ experience designing high-end Security and Telecommunications systems for the Architectural and MEP consulting industry
Design experience for Security and Telecommunications systems for buildings’ projects of various types and sizes
Design experience related to Audiovisual, DAS and/or Data Network/Wi-Fi/Telephony is a plus but not required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with an emphasis on the ability to organize and present design information to clients
Revit experience desired
Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software
Comfortable working directly with clients including architects and building owners
Industry certification (ASIS CPP, BICSI RCDD, AVIXA (InfoComm) CTS/-D, Cisco CCNA, etc.) is a plus although not required
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms.