Siemens Senior System Engineer - Enterprise - Smart Buildings / Automation - Remote in Columbia, South Carolina
Job Family: Engineering
Req ID: 338822
>>THIS IS A REMOTE POSITION<<
Who We Are | Our Culture:
Siemens Smart Infrastructure connects energy systems and buildings to adapt and evolve the way we live and work through high-profile construction and infrastructure projects such as airports, pharmaceutical plants, data centers, stadiums, universities, military bases, and hospitals.
We live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, direct their teams, and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.
What you will do for Siemens Smart Infrastructure:
Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, responsive, and responsible environments. Our aim isn’t just about improving buildings, it’s about creating perfect places that improve people’s lives. This position uses company tools and operating protocols to design advanced and/or complex building automation systems in new and existing facilities. The right candidate will make recommendations for productivity improvements and cost reductions to increase customer satisfaction and job profitability.
Choose the appropriate mix of products and installation methods to provide the most cost-effective solution
Prepare submittals and schedules; handle the ordering of products and equipment
Participate in sales-to-operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout
Design building automation systems and create unique design solutions to meet the customer’s requirements. Prepare design documents, including mechanical system layouts, electrical drawings, bills of materials, sequences of operations, valve and damper schedules, and DDC panel layouts.
Design building automation network architecture to support operator workstations, DDC field panels, and third-party integration devices connected through LON, Ethernet, Siemens P2, or BACNET. Analyze plans, construction contract specifications, and codes to determine project requirements and risks.
Understand requirements and design building automation solutions for higher education and K–12 education facilities, pharmaceutical facilities, high-rise buildings, office spaces, and lab facilities. Design building and space pressurization solutions, chiller and boiler plant sequencing control, etc.
Generate the DDC point database on all projects
Prepare engineering re-estimates and follow up with appropriate sales and management to ensure understanding of and satisfaction with job scope
Prepare specifications and drawings for special components and panels purchased from outside suppliers; select proper types and sizes of company products and those from outside suppliers to meet project requirements
Prepare information on pre-installation extras or change orders to submit to customer or general/subcontractor.
High school diploma or state-recognized GED; Bachelor's degree preferred
A minimum of 5 years of building automation design experience required
Knowledge of engineering fundamentals of building automation and HVAC systems or equivalent field experience with automation/HVAC system controls
EIT, ASHRE, NICET, or CISSP certifications are a plus
Ability to design medium to large standard jobs with some deviation using standard tools, products, and practices
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Proficient in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD, CAD Training, or other engineering design software application
Proficient in Bluebeam Revu 2017 and/or Adobe Pro preferred
Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization
Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, 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
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Full / Part time: Full-time
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