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San Diego, California

Req #: R113783


  • US - CA, San Diego
  • US - WA, Seattle

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects? Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done?


Parsons is seeking a senior Field Engineering Technician to support a large DoD maintenance contract for electronic security and other network based communications and surveillance systems. The ideal candidate will be able to follow written maintenance procedures, document results, troubleshoot equipment failures, coordinate with customer representatives, manage time to accomplish required tasks, and maintain professional communication habits, and will also be familiar using a tablet or computer to access system and trouble ticket records and enter data.

Experience or certification in one or more of the following is preferred:

  • Access Control Systems - Lenel, Vindicator, AMAG
  • Video Management/Surveillance Systems - Milestone, Bosch, Axis, Pelco
  • Intrusion Detection Systems - DMP
  • Network switches and copper / fiberoptic infrastructure and connectors
  • Mass Notification / PA systems - Federal Signal
  • Automated Vehicle Gates/Barriers, Pedestrian gates / turnstiles
  • Land Mobile Radio
  • Operations / Dispatch Centers
  • Video Walls or other A/V equipment
  • Physical Security Information Management (PSIM)

Other potential responsibilities:

In a lead role, provides technical support to engineers on a variety of highly complex tasks, and facilitates the work of other team members. Works within defined processes and procedures or methodologies and often helps determine the appropriate approach for new assignments.

Designs, installs, maintains and constructs highly complex equipment or parts; constructs, services or repairs instruments or equipment.

Conducts complex tests and experiments; analyzes results and redesigns or modifies equipment to improve performance.
Recommends design modifications by compiling data related to designs, specifications, and materials.

Participates in discussions with technical and engineering personnel, reviewing development issues reported to assist in resolving issues.

Prepares and oversees the preparation of documentation and reports.

Provides technical guidance to lower level technicians, and coordinates their work activities.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Associate's Degree in Engineering Technology or related field (or equivalent related training/certification if applicable) and typically 8+ years of related experience.

Requires advanced proficiency in applying highly complex engineering methods, as well as tasks and testing techniques related to operational processes.

San Diego, California

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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