Lead Consultant – Physical Security Design & Consulting

Central Florida
 

  • Do you have at least 7 years’s experience working in a consulting and/or design capacity in the physical security industry?

  • Do you have a thorough understanding of low voltage engineering, engineering principles, and electronic theory?

  • Are you located in Florida?

Join a growing company of talented design and engineering professionals with a passion for excellence!

Send your resume, compensation requirements, and a completed application to Careers@TRUSYS.com.

The Lead Consultant is responsible for:

Management & Leadership 

  • Leads team members by providing direction, support, and training to ensure work is being performed correctly.
  • Oversees and reviews the work of assigned team members.
  • Responsible for organizing the project efforts with other stakeholders and acts as a single point of contact to administrate the work.
  • Manages and continually develops, maintains and supports internal standards and practices. This includes contributing ideas, sharing lessons learned and updating standards regularly and in periodic review meetings.

General

  • Ensures projects are delivered on time and within budget, while exceeding client’s quality standards.
  • Interfaces and communicates with internal and external stakeholders including clients, architects, engineers, consultants and designers.
  • Works with a team to complete assigned work.
  • Logs time allocated to projects in time management system.
  • Updates and maintains project statuses using project management system.
  • Maintains all client and project data on company servers organized in project folders.
  • Maintains certifications, training, and stays current on industry best practices.
  • Assists with developing cost estimates for the development of sales proposals, scopes of work, change orders and conceptual planning.
  • Supports others to ensure the best techniques and practices are being followed to prepare the deliverables.
  • Responsible for customer satisfaction on projects.
  • Implements quality assurance program to continuously improve customer satisfaction.
  • Follows company processes and methodologies when preparing reports, designs and other documents.
  • Responsible for the quality output of the reports and recommendations.

Consulting

  • Prepare reports and diagrams to communicate the findings of site visits and assessments.
  • Recommend appropriate countermeasures for a client’s physical security operation. This may include operational, physical, and electronic countermeasures at their facility or international sites.
  • Manage all communication to clients and stakeholders to ensure projects and services are carried out professionally.
  • Travel to client site locations and consults, attend meetings, and gathers data about sites for the development of security remediation plans and designs.
  • Assist in the development of standards and protocols for security operations.

Design

  • Develops conceptual designs including physical and electronic countermeasures.
  • Supports consultants, engineers and project managers with identifying and communicating technical requirements in the design documents. This may include various plan views, sections, representations, renderings, modeling, and diagrams.
  • Prepares lists and matrices of technical and operational requirements gathered from site visits and incorporates into design documents
  • Works with various design and construction documents to make informed and accurate engineering decisions.
  • Respond to project related activities, such as changes or variations in the design, answering requests for information, and generally supporting the design and construction process from start to finish.
  • Works with complex documentation, drawings and specifications to complete projects.

Required Education & Experience

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience working in a consulting and/or design capacity in the physical security industry.
  • Associates degree in a related technical capacity or a bachelor’s degree in sciences is preferred. Engineering degree is a plus.
  • Industry certifications such as PSP, CPP, RCDD and ESS, are preferred but not required.

Required Knowledge & Skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft products including: Word, Excel, OneNote, Power Point, Outlook, Teams, SharePoint, Planner and Skype.
  • Able to support and work well with teams of people, as well as independently.
  • Thorough understanding and working knowledge of low voltage engineering and engineering principles, as well as electronic theory, principles and industry practices.
  • Maintains professional level of design and engineering skills.
  • Studies industry literature and attends seminars to keep current in products, processes and materials.
  • Able to implement QA/QC programs to continuously improve customer satisfaction.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit and Bluebeam are preferred, but not required.
  • Able to work from home with limited supervision.
  • Able to work varied hours to accommodate clients and colleagues in different time zones, including nights and weekends.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills and able to present and demonstrate work effectively.
  • Able to consistently present a professional image when interacting with customers, as well as when interfacing with colleagues.
  • Fluent in reading, writing, and speaking English.
  • Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Able to write professional reports and professional correspondence.
  • Able to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Able to compute rates, ratios, and percentages, and draw and interpret bar charts.

Job Type: Full-time, Exempt

Interested in this opportunity?

  1.  Complete an Employment Application
  2.  Email your completed application, resume and compensation requirements to: Careers@Trusys.