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Systems Specialist I - Building Automation Solutions - Hayward CA

Hayward, California
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Job Description

Division: Building Technologies
Business Unit: Field Operations
Requisition Number: 224714
Primary Location: United States-California-Hayward
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

 
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.
 
 
For more information, please visit: 
https://www.siemens.com/us/en/home/company/about/businesses/building-technologies.html


Job Description:

Position Overview:
 
Siemens Building Technologies seeking a Systems Specialist to support our Building Automation HVAC Controls group in the San Francisco Area.  This is a great opportunity for someone with an electro-mechanical background to join Siemens and become an expert in Direct Digital Controls. 
 
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Acts as a technical resource to team and customer as needed.
  • Participates in sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout.
  • May participate in initial job site walk through with contractors and/or building management.
  • Performs checkout of building automation systems, which includes point verification, programming, sequence of operation checkout, and verification.
  • Analyzes plans, construction contract specifications, and codes to determine project requirements and risks; provides value engineering ideas and details.
  • Generates database of programmed DDC points for the controller.
  • Provides start-up and checkout documentation to the Project Manager and system specialist for use in commissioning and validation.
  • Participates and may help develop system graphics.
  • Ensures the job folder is organized and maintained including all pertinent job related information.
  • Performs field activities as required.
 
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
 
  • Required education: High school diploma, state-recognized GED, or state recognized high school proficiency exam.
  • Required travel: 15%
  • Required experience: Demonstrable electro-mechanical aptitude (based on previous experience and/or education) needed to be successful in this role.
  • Other requirements:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
    • Ability to work in the U.S. without a need for current or future sponsorship.
    • Must be at least 21 years old to participate in required Siemens vehicle plan.
    • Must have a valid driver's license in good standing.
 
 
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
 
  • Preferred education: Bachelor’s degree.
 
Why Siemens?
  • Siemens is a globally diversified engineering powerhouse: an opportunity such as this one can open doors to engineering practices and businesses new to you, preparing you for a great future with potential in so many types of fields—sustainability, energy, medical technologies, to name a few—in almost any location you ever dreamed of exploring.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Excellent health, dental, and vision plans with many options from which to choose.
  • All employees receive Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability coverage.
  • 401k match dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary.
  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs available.
  • Extensive product training and professional career development.
 
 
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