Siemens Mt Prospect, IL, USA
Apr 27, 2017
**Systems Specialist II - Building Automation Solutions - Mount Prospect, IL** Locations:Mount Prospect, Illinois Job Family: Customer Services Apply English (US) **Job Description** **Division:** Building Technologies **Business Unit:** Field Operations **Requisition Number:** 207826 **Primary Location:** United States-Illinois-Mount Prospect **Assignment Category:** Full-time regular **Experience Level:** Mid level **Education Required Level:** Associate's Degree / College Diploma **Travel Required:** 30% **Division Description:** Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services. The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services. For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm **Job Description:** **Position Overview** Works with Sales and Operations Departments to develop software solutions to meet customer needs and internal workflows. Reviews and improves process workflow thru the development of tools, automation of manual process steps and improvement of levels of commissioning. **Responsibilities** + Coordinates, manages, implements and/or develops technical product solutions for equipment that has been newly installed. + Performs complex System Preparation & Design Coordination: works with engineering group to create and/or verify point database; creates/reviews job specific programming via computer for various systems (controls, electronic security systems (ESS), fire systems, mass notification); creates /reviews and uploads point database, creates graphics in the Central Processing Unit (CPU). + Network Technologies: verifies point database and programming operations are consistent with scope of work for the intended integration and sequence; backs up data from data servers and/or creates automated backup procedure; troubleshoots and resolves inconsistencies in the functions or sequence of operations; contacts Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for technical support as/when needed; drives issues to resolution. + Sets up and configures PC workstations, user interfaces; data servers, IP Networking devices, protocols, routers, switches, mass storage devices and hubs. Confirm proper network performance. + Project Site Communication and Coordination: Schedules with trade contractors to coordinate startup services as needed; coordinates network drops, IP addresses and monitoring tools with customer's IT Department personnel; works with equipment vendors to coordinate communication protocols, encryption, and database requirements for integration to their systems. + Operational Testing, Verification and Acceptance: Runs reports to analyze system operation, works with customer to demonstrate system operation and verify consistency with the contracted scope of work (IE Commissioning Agents or test and balance contractors, others); participates in final inspection and testing; assures customer acceptance; trains customers on system operations. + Completes and submits written reports; provides Plans & Control System Documents to engineering for as-built drawings. **Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience** + HS diploma or equivalent required. + Specialized skill training/certification may be required. + Successfully demonstrates thorough/ advanced knowledge of a technical or specialty area. + Generally, 5-8 years of successful experience in area of responsibility and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. + Experienced in custom Application and Web development, automation of processes with heavy emphasis on mobile technologies. + Experienced in Java, IOS, Android, .Net and SQL and + 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 + _Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States._ **Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience** Bachelors degree in Computer Science with application development preferred *LI-MJP **Equal Employment Opportunity Statement** Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law. **EEO is the Law** Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . **Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision** Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .