Security Systems Manager (10717, Grade 30)

Employer
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Location
Hyattsville, MD
Posted
Dec 07, 2021
Closes
Dec 09, 2021
Ref
246923549
Hours
Full Time
Description The Park Police Division of the Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation is seeking a talented, self-motivated, team player to fill a key leadership role providing management to the electronic security systems unit within the agency.The selected candidate will possess hands-on experience necessary to provide installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting support for multiple integrated security platforms including, but not limited to, video surveillance, access control, intrusion, fire, emergency call, and central station systems. The candidate will also possess a strong background in network diagnostics, troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, and other skills necessary to provide reliable system assurance. Excellent customer service skills are a necessity for this position. The responsibilities of this position Involve working independently or In a team environment to manage the security needs of the agency. Examples of Important Duties Provides leadership to security staff; communicates departmental and division mission, goals, and objectives; establishes and monitors unit goals and objectives; plans, coordinates, supervises, reviews and evaluates work of staff; estimates and monitors expenditures; develops, implements, and oversees work program, policies, and procedures; establishes and monitors quality control measures.Develops and/or oversees work plans for projects and initiatives; identifies project objectives, key milestones, target dates, and resources required; monitors project performance; notifies supervisors or others as appropriate, of deviations from project plans; monitors quality and effectiveness of project technical work; and provides technical guidance and terviews prospective employees and recommends selection; trains staff; plans, organizes, reviews, evaluates work of staff and/or consultants.Conducts or oversees complex analyses of business processes, work flow, requirements and data management problems to define or re-engineer automation needs; coordinates and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of new electronic security systems using standard security industry methodology and practices determines feasibility of systems; develops system/modification specifications; selects/recommends appropriate hardware and software; selects/recommends vendors and consultants for installation of systems; directs or participates in the monitoring of systems to ensure accuracy, reliability, integrity, proper operation, and adequate system documentation.Oversees and/or manages one or more major databases or data warehouses; provides technical expertise in implementation and maintenance, database design, application scripting, modeling, and data processing; designs, implements, and documents backup, archive, and procedures; develops and implements strategies for data management and distribution; coordinates efforts to link existing databases with external systems and vendor applications; ensures dataintegrity.Provides expert knowledge and support of a system level product for a highly specialized area of technology including but not limited to Video Surveillance, Access Control, Intrusion Detection, Fire Detection, Mass/Emergency Notification, Central Station, and integration of such systems across multiple platforms.Collaborates with staff, vendors, users, managers, and others in accomplishment of program and development goals.Coordinates and/or performs data conversion, maintenance, and quality control of datatransfers.Oversees and participates in the programming, modification and integration/adaptation of multiple platforms, networks, hardware and software environments, and system applications to meet organizational and user needs; ensures all work is done using current security industry best practices.Develops and implements long range automation plans for a department; researches and identifies new developments in computer hardware/software and evaluates cost/benefit to Commission; develops and recommends implementation strategy for applying latest technological developments for improving productivity and service; serves on committees to exchange information and make recommendations about new equipment and software for the department.Participates in the development of the departmental security budget; monitors and accounts for unit expenditures.Maintains up-to-date knowledge of security technology trends, systems, hardware and software availability and capabilities through training, journals and other sources.Oversees vendor maintenance contracts; participates in developing service specifications and contracts; monitors vendor performance; and recommends changes in vendors as necessary.Represents the Division, Department, and The Commission on committees, task forces, and meetings. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Geographic Information Systems, Data Sciences or any related field.Six (6) years of progressively responsible information technology experience.An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted, which together total ten (10) years. Supplemental Information Class/Specification: Information Technology Systems ManagerPerson(s) hired for this position must provide proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (with limited religious or medical exceptions). Special Requirements:System design, configuration, programming, and hardware experience.See Appendix/or specific products and systems currently in use.Working ConditionsWork is performed in an office setting. Works in an environment with considerable pressure to meet goals.Appendix:ACCESS CONTROLAllianceLenel VIDEO MANAGEMENTAvigilon lnterlogix/TruVisionMilestoneAxisHanwha INTRUSION DETECTIONAdecco Bosch DSCFBINapco Networx FlRE DETECTIONFirehytFireliteNotifierPotterSilent KnightSimplex EMERGENCY CALL2NAiphone StentofonTalkaphone GATE OPERATORHySecurity LiftmasterViking CENTRAL STATIONBold MasterMindSims ALARM Osbourne HoffmanSurgardStarlinkUplink NetworkingAerohiveCiscoUbiquiti PDN-95050c83-7142-411a-baa8-417b475e1d2a

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