Security Technician III (Access Control)

VectorUSA San Diego, CA

About the Job

VectorUSA is looking for a Security Technician for our San Diego branch office. This is an opportunity to join the expanding installation team of a well-established, growing technology company. We are looking for a motivated technician with 5+ years’ experience with IP/CCTV Surveillance. This is an in-field job, and this person will work side-by-side with other techs. Candidates must have experience with CCTV, IP Video Surveillance and Access Control systems. Note: This is NOT a live event or production support position. VectorUSA is a premiere technology company, designing, building and maintaining voice, data and video networks throughout the country. With 25 years of experience and more than 450 employees, we work closely with our technical partners to provide customized solutions for public and private K-12 and higher ed schools, ports and terminals, hospitals, large and small commercial enterprises, and state, local, and federal agencies. We understand the complex demands of today’s dynamic technology environment. The breadth of our services and the depth of our expertise give us exceptional abilities to deliver the best network solutions for our customers. As Vector expands our range of services, we continue to deliver smart technology solutions including Unified Communications and Collaboration, Innovative Infrastructure, Intelligent Surveillance, and Managed Solutions, helping businesses operate more securely and efficiently. Responsibilities (including but not limited to): + Support Field Management on all phases of new system installations and existing system upgrade projects assigned to you + Staging, programming and testing systems prior to installation + Coordinate and execute installation and service based tasks, including network diagnosis, cable termination, equipment placement and mounting, media testing, etc. Minimum Requirements: + At least five (3)+ years of experience with hands on participation in technical security installations and/or maintenance, including systems such as Vicon, OnSSI, Vivotek, NUUO, Cisco VSOM. + Have working knowledge and understanding of Access Control hardware, Intrusion Detection systems, CCTV and IP Surveillance equipment and systems + Have working knowledge and understanding of basic electronics + Possess the ability to use diagnostic equipment/software and established troubleshooting techniques to isolate network deficiencies, equipment failures and operational anomalies + Ability to read, interpret electrical and electromechanical schematics and architectural drawings + Communicate effectively with Design Engineers and other staff + Understands specs and capabilities of Sony, Pelco and Axis cameras + Able to install and mount camera brackets on different type of walls and ceilings + Able to pull and terminate copper cables + Understands network structure, design, connectivity and IP addresses + Understands and follows safety guidelines + Able to install software and scan network for devices + Able to safely use ladders and operates scissor and articulating lifts + Good job management skills (attention to budget, materials, constraints, etc.) + Assign, configure ports and creates VLANs for Cisco or HP switches (CCNA certification is preferred) + Knowledge of access control systems such as Hirsch, PCSC and AMAG + Able to integrate surveillance with access control systems Preferred Requirements: + Strong attention to detail, good documentation skills, ability to write clear, concise project reports + Ability to function with minimal instruction or supervision, or as a part of larger team reporting to formal project management. + Strong communication and organizational skills + Proven troubleshooting skills + Ability to quickly learn new systems + Experience with Microsoft operating systems and Office applications + Strong customer service demeanor Vector offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision; paid vacation and holidays; and a 401k matching program. Vector Resources is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principles of affirmative action. EEO/AA M\F\D\V ID: 2017-1305 External Company URL: