Job Reference: VS1923     |    Job Position: Full Time

Job Title: Senior Security Engineer 

Department: Technical Services

Reporting to: Technical Services Manager 

Hours of Work: Full Time Hours with Overtime 

Role Purpose:

Daily Responsibilities Include:

  • Installation of Security Equipment and Cabling
  • Programming and Commissioning of Security Equipment
  • Fault Finding and Rectification of Security Equipment
  • Termination and Testing of Security Equipment and Cabling
  • Site and Project Management
  • Producing detailed documentation

This role will also involve visiting customer sites and as such the individual must be customer focused at all times. The individual must be prepared to work within and as part of a team, be able to interact with colleagues, clients and other trades in a professional and tactful manner and in doing so present a positive image of the Company. The Senior Security Engineer will report into the Technical Services Manager and will involve close liaison with the Head of Technical Services.

Main Responsibilities:

In-Depth Knowledge of the Installation, Operation, Testing, Commissioning and Maintenance of

  • Access Control
    • Standalone
    • Networked
    • Biometric
  • Video Surveillance Cameras
    • Analogue
    • IP
  • ANPR
  • Electrical Circuits, Cabling and Termination
  • Networking and Switch Programming
  • Computer Workstations
  • Tablet and Mobile Security Application
  • Servers and Network Video Recorders
  • Security Software Applications
    • Video
    • Access Control
    • Intercoms
    • ANPR
  • Security Software Cross Platform Integration (API’s)
  • System Design
    • Video Surveillance
    • Access Control
    • Networks and Server Infrastructures
  • Sub-Contractor Management
  • Project Management of Small Projects
  • The above list is not exhaustive but aims to provide a broad range of duties and key responsibilities of the post

Must have two or more of the below:

  • Genetec Security Center – Enterprise
  • CCure L2 and Above
  • Axis Certified Professional
  • Milestone MCIT/MCDE
  • American Dynamics
  • Honeywell ProWatch
  • Honeywell Galaxy


  • Cisco
  • HP
  • Microsoft


At least Four years’ experience working in a similar role


  • Demonstrated ability to manage several complex tasks concurrently and meet deadlines
  • Persistence and resilience on seeing project through to completion
  • Practical and hands on approach to delivering outcomes
  • Ability to form and maintain solid working relationships
  • Self-motivation and self-sufficiency, with excellent time management skills and ability to manage a demanding workload and conflicting priorities.
  • Ability to learn new information quickly and keep up with changing products and processes
  • The ability to communicate effectively and professionally, with the confidence to build working relationships at all levels, both internally and externally.
  • A logical approach to problem solving and the ability to generate ideas and solutions
  • Ability to cope with competing demands and to prioritise tasks
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both written and verbally
  • Excellent personal organiser and multi-tasker
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Problem solving
  • Customer service
  • Ensure that guidelines and standards of work expected by Vindex Systems are understood and met
  • Ensure that follow-up work requirements are referred back to the appropriate staff within Vindex to enable necessary action and recommendations to clients.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times, consistent with client and company expectations, and in doing so help to promote the image of the Company.
  • Set a good example to colleagues by observing and obeying all company rules and regulations, complying with all site regulations, and safeguarding Company property.
  • Set a good example to colleagues by completing all necessary Company documentation punctually and in accordance with any guidelines or schedules issued (including Time Sheets, Expense Claims and Site Reports)
  • Observe and adhere to company health & safety guidelines and contribute to a healthy and safe working environment.

Applicants should be eligible to work in the UK and hold a full UK driving licence. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with drive and determination to join our growing business. Please upload your CV to register your interest.

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