System Security Designer

Location: Tewkesbury, United Kingdom |
Salary: Up to 45000 |
Posted: 31 May 2022 |
Business Unit: UK Secure Solutions |
Contracted Hours: Full-time |
Employee Status: Permanent |
Reference: 273

About the Role

Security System Design and production of quotations / Technical Submittals / Drawings / Proposals / Specifications in line with the relevant regulatory standards for the supply/installation/commissioning/maintenance of Security Systems for Enterprise Systems throughout the UK and overseas as and where necessary.



  • Design responsibility and the production of Security System designs / quotations ranging from £5,000 to £5,000,000 in value as required by the Sales team.
  • Ensuring all quotations are compliant with the relevant standards & regulations currently in force at the time (e.g. NSI, CDM etc.).
  • Taking design responsibility and ensuring that the designs produced achieve the objectives required by the customer and the specification.
  • Issuing design certificates upon completion of a project.
  • Managing a number of designs / proposals at any one time and prioritising according to sales need.
  • Ensuring that all designs & proposals produced are accurately costed and priced to achieve the agreed company margins and any necessary management approvals & sign offs are obtained prior to issue.
  • Adherence to Company’s policies and procedures.
  • Supporting Sales and Operations in the field when necessary on during pre-sales or post-sale design meetings.
  • Carrying out site surveys as required anywhere within the UK to support the sales & operations team.
  • Ensuring all output is produced in line with agreed timescales and delivered to the agreed deadline.

The Ideal Candidate 

  • Experience in a similar role liaising with End Users and / or M&E Contractors.
  • In depth knowledge and at least 3 years’ experience working with electronic security systems and associated regulatory standards in a design, sales or engineering capacity
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Able to multi task and set clear priorities
  • Good knowledge of Office applications (Google & MS)
  • Able to interpret Customer’s detailed specifications and drawings
  • Fluent in written and spoken English with good communication skills
  • Strong numerical, analytical skills and a strong financial acumen
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability manage a work load with quickly changing and often conflicting priorities
  • Willing to work out of business hours where deadlines necessitate
  • 5 Year checkable work history or evidence to support any period of unemployment, self- employment or time spent in fulltime education during that period
  • Right to work unrestricted in the UK/EU
  • UK driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points

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