JOB SUMMARY: To provide professional knowledge, oversight, administrative and managerial skills in the planning and coordination of all phases and activities of enterprise-wide security camera and alarm operations, and PD access control, to support and maintain a safe and secure learning environment for all faculty, staff, students, and visitors. This position works with highly sensitive information of a law enforcement nature that must remain secure in compliance with legal requirements
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Manage and support the reliable functioning, connectivity, and expansion of current campus video surveillance system. Install and/or supervise installation of cameras and other security hardware; supervise various technology support staff and students. • Develop short and long-range security and camera placement plans in support of program objectives; provide coordination and implementation of security projects. • Architect Genetec video management system expansion through programming new devices (cameras, intrusion, & access control), updating security schedules, maintaining the user database, regular software updates, and maintaining enterprise-level Genetec certification. • Independently identify, assess, recommend solutions and/or resolve system errors and failures. • Initiate and facilitate the successful execution of new camera installations in existing and new buildings/construction and parking lots. • Responsible for maintaining timely documentation and dynamic tracking of details regarding such projects as camera viewing stations, security integrations with intrusion panels and access control, related reports, etc., in accordance with established schedule and project timelines. Alert appropriate stakeholders of risk areas and recommend action plans. • Document means, methods, and costs associated with assignments and projects. Prepare cost estimates, obtain quotes and follow Purchasing policies and procedures.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS• Associates Degree plus five years related experience, or eight years related experience, in the installation and management of security, video surveillance, intrusion detection and access control systems, or the equivalent experience. Previous experience with Genetec video management system and Genetec Enterprise-level certification required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS• Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study and ten years of related experience. Advanced understanding of IP enterprise networks with network certification. Ability to read and interpret blueprints. ASIS Physical Security Professional (PSP) certification.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR ELIGIBILITY Ability to install security cameras, video surveillance systems, intrusion detection and access control systems, perform security administrator duties for systems/equipment. Ability to develop short and long-range plans to ensure attainment of program objectives. Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships inside and outside the department at all levels. Ability to evaluate complex systems and make recommendations. Possess project management skills, supervisory skills and strong interpersonal communications skills. Ability to communicate complex technology hardware/software issues to those with little technology experience.
Internal Number: S01092P
About University of Texas at Arlington Police Dept
The University of Texas at Arlington Police Department serves the more than 43,000 students, faculty, and staff on the growing campus located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Police Chief Kim Lemaux leads an organization committed to excellence in campus policing and to ensuring the safety of students, faculty, and staff. 46 sworn police officers, 48 public safety officers, and 36 professional staff are committed to achieving this goal of distinction.