Siemens Systems Specialist II / Technician (HVAC Controls) - Smart Buildings/Automation - Philadelphia, PA (Blue Bell) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job Family: Customer Services
Req ID: 363371
Who designs your future? You do.
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!
At Siemens, 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 Systems Specialist II performs 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. In this role, you will complete verification of complex system database and programming operations, ensuring consistency with the scope of work and sequence of operations. You will also diagnose and repair complex control system malfunctions, as well as serving as a subject matter expert.
Network Technologies: Performs back-up from data servers and the creation of automated back-up procedures. Support troubleshooting and resolution of inconsistencies in the functions or sequence of operations. Performs the set-up and configuration of PC workstations and user interfaces. Confirms proper network performance.
Operational Testing, Verification, and Acceptance: Run reports to review system operation. Participate in final inspection and testing. Ensure customer acceptance. Provide 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: Provide support in the scheduling of trade contractors to coordinate startup services.
High school diploma or state-recognized GED required; Associate or Bachelors degree preferred
Experience installing and servicing electronic control or HVAC equipment/controls, preferably 2+ years experience
Experience in writing computer programs and software applications related to the HVAC industry preferred
Knowledge of a variety of electronic or digital controls systems, and ability to test and write modifications to system software in multiple languages desired
Programming, job start-up, checkout, and troubleshooting complex projects preferred
Demonstrated experience (preferred) in the integration of low-voltage building sub-systems using various industry protocols such as LON, 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 without the need for employer-based sponsorship currently or in the future
Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver's license with limited or no violations
This position may support a Siemens customer who may require 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
Matching 401(k) up to 6%
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
For Our Military/Veteran Applicants:
First and most importantly, thank you for your service. For the Systems Specialist role, Veterans (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Navy or Space Force) with these military careers are typically good fits:
Avionic ET, CE Careers (HVAC & Electrical), Communication Techs, Electricians, ET/EM/MM NUC (Navy Nuke), Fire Control, Navaids, ATC Radar ET Techs, SATCOM, Submarine Electronics/Computer Field, and other Electronic/Electrical/Mechanical Career Fields
We highly encourage you to apply to any position you have interest in, not just the Systems Specialist.
Keywords: 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
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