Siemens Sr. System Specialist – Smart Buildings / Automation / HVAC Controls (Harrisonburg/Elkton, VA) in Charlottesville, Virginia
Job Family: Customer Services
Req ID: 356395
Sr. System Specialist – Smart Buildings/Automation
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Are you looking for a career where you can showcase your technical aptitude and passion for problem solving to ensure your customers can work in a comfortable, safe, and energy-efficient environment? Then look to Siemens!
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What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
This position performs complex installation, startup, and commissioning of building automation system equipment that has been newly installed. The objectives of building automation are improved occupant comfort, efficient operation of building systems, reduction in energy consumption and operating costs, and improved life cycle of utilities. You will complete verification of complex system database and programming operations, ensuring consistency with the scope of work and sequence of operations. You will diagnose and repair complex control system malfunctions, and you will serve as a subject matter expert to others.
Network Technologies: Perform back-up from data servers and create automated back-up procedures. Perform troubleshooting and resolve inconsistencies in the functions or sequence of operations. Set up and configure PC workstations and user interfaces. Confirm proper network performance.
Operational Testing, Verification, and Acceptance: Run reports to review system operation. Participate in final inspection and testing. Ensure customer acceptance. Conduct customer training on system operations. Complete and submit written reports. Provide plans and control system documents to engineering for as-built drawings.
Project Site Communication and Coordination: Communicate with all parties on site to ensure proper coordination of activities. Schedule trade contractors to coordinate start-up services.
High school diploma or state-recognized GED; Associate degree preferred
Experience installing and servicing electronic control or HVAC equipment; 5+ years preferred
Experience in writing computer programs and software applications related to the HVAC industry
Experience in Pharmaceutical is preferred
Extensive knowledge of a variety of electronic or digital controls systems, and ability to test and write modifications to system software in multiple languages
Skilled in programming, job start-up, checkout, and troubleshooting complex projects
Demonstrated experience in the integration of low-voltage building sub-systems using various industry protocols such as BACNet, N2, Modbus, etc.
Ability to work in a variety of circumstances, including climbing ladders, scaffolds, and high-lift equipment, working in ducts, crawl spaces, roofs, basements, above ceilings, and in outside/inside/heat/cold/day/night conditions
Must be able to use hand tools, laptop, email, smartphone, and tablet
Must be able to carry and move equipment and tools weighing up to 75 pounds unassisted
Ability to work in a team environment providing dedicated support to our customers
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States
Must be 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license with limited violation
This position supports a Siemens customer who requires all employees and vendors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 where permitted by applicable law and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons
Competitive salary based on qualifications
Health, dental, and vision plans with options
Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
Paid parental leave
Company cell phone and laptop
Extensive product training and professional career development
Education and tuition reimbursement programs available
Overtime, on-call pay, and company uniform and vehicle for eligible positions
Hvac controls, building controls, building automation, programming, field technician, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, direct digital control, apogee, desigo, modbus, tridium, controls, commissioning, lonworks, bacnet, ddc, bau, bms, building management, mechanical systems, system integration, niagara
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