Siemens Electronic Security Technician/Network Administrator (West Mifflin, PA outside of Pittsburgh) in Bridgeville, Pennsylvania

Electronic Security Technician/Network Administrator (West Mifflin, PA outside of Pittsburgh)

Locations:Bridgeville, Pennsylvania

Job Family: Engineering


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Government Services

Business Unit: Government Services

Requisition Number: 201536

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Bridgeville

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, uniquely qualified to perform work for the U.S. Government. We are focused on enhancing the safety and security of the nation's assets and infrastructure, as well as assisting to improve operational and energy performance.

As an independent U.S. company with its own Board of Directors, SGT maintains a unique relationship with Siemens. We are able to leverage resources of professionals world-wide with demonstrated domain expertise and proven past performance to manage large-scale, mission critical programs. The future of SGT is bright. By integrating world-class people, process, products and technology, SGT is expanding its role as an important part of our nation's security.

We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, along with the opportunity to grow your career with a well established company.

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Job Description:

Are you ready to take your position as an Electronic Security Professional to the next level and grow with Siemens?

Siemens is seeking a qualified Electronic Security Tech (1st Shift) to provide a mix of service and new installation work in support of a long term and progressive government customer in West Mifflin, PA outside of Pittsburgh.

We are seeking a team-oriented individual possessing training or experience in providing service to electronic locking hardware, CCTV, alarms, and other various electronic security systems and an interest in learning Vulnerability Management skills.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable working independently in the field with minimal supervision, will be provided a service van, and will be responsible for completing work in a timely fashion.


  • Inspect and maintain Access Control, and Intrusion Detection equipment such as CCTV cameras, card readers, key pads, magnetic locks, BMS, proximity sensors, DVRs and UPS connected to a central monitoring station.

  • Troubleshoot all equipment connections, trace cable and fiber connections from device to monitoring stations, reviews system monitoring reports to determine system status, make repairs as necessary

  • Perform periodic preventive maintenance to ensure any issues are detected early and resolved before the equipment fails

  • Coordinate current HSPD-12 vendors to test and verify application functionality, remediate vulnerabilities and rescan network resources to verify that vulnerabilities have been remediated.

  • Perform root cause analysis and strive for continuous improvement, making recommendations to customer

  • Support multiple locations in the greater Pittsburgh area and be onsite full-time at one dedicated facility.


  • Must be a U.S. citizen and possess at minimum, a DOE “L” Level Clearance

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate’s degree from a two year college or technical school is highly preferred.

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in Access Control and Intrusion Detection installation and maintenance. Eight or more years of experience are preferred.

  • Experience and training in the basics of circuitry and electronics, basic wiring connections, fiber optic cabling and connections, CCTV, CAT5 & CAT3 cabling runs and troubleshooting.

  • Experience with software monitoring systems for systems monitoring

  • Advanced knowledge and skills in electronic and electrical troubleshooting, device testing, installation of electronic components, surveillance and camera installation

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, drawings and technical descriptions.

  • Strong knowledge of and experience with physical security equipment repair and maintenance, word processing software, Internet software, inventory software, spreadsheet software.

  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Excellent problem solving, time management and organization skills

  • Ability to perform inspection of work and know the status of all work

  • Willingness to learn Vulnerability Management skills

  • Training in basics of electronics and circuitry either in technical school or certifications received during training classes from industry vendors is preferred.

  • Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing.

  • Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan.

Preferred Certifications:

  • Certification as an installer of equipment such as Pelco, Hirsch, MDI, ADT, etc.

  • Operator or installation certification of Vindicator and/or CCure systems

  • Operator certifications for Nessus, BigFix, and/or RSA Archer systems

Security Clearance :

Candidate must be a US citizen and possess at minimum, a DOE “L” level. A Top Secret or "Q" level security clearance is preferred.


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