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Entry Level Programmer - Smart Building / Fire Alarm - Dallas, TX

Job Description

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!

Join our team! Recognized by Fortune as World’s Most Admired Companies 2020

Our Culture:

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: This position creates and provides a complete programming package to the project team. The package includes a sequence of operation, virtual points, pre-tested programming, and onsite functional testing for assigned projects. Systems include fire safety and mass notification.

Responsibilities:

  • Write programs, including logic and functions, for approved submittals. Use national, customer-specific, and Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) standards as the basis for programming.
  • Provide pre-sale assistance for labor estimating.
  • Create functional testing documents and flowcharts.
  • Produce a functional block diagram to properly activate each output as specified. Assign addresses to inputs and outputs.
  • Set up physical testing system to test programs prior to release.
  • Create functional testing check-out sheets to be included in the Specialist’s check-out book.
  • Assist Graphics Designer with incorporating dynamic point information into graphics.
  • Review design content to provide Specialists with the information needed to optimize start-up and commissioning.
  • Prepare Requests for Information (RFIs) to identify specification discrepancies and request clarification. Determine the cost impact of requested changes.
  • May provide onsite assistance with functional testing.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma and 1+ years of related work experience or Associates Degree in related field or 1-2 year of relevant vocational training.
  • Experience programming fire alarm systems; 1+ years preferred
  • Required to obtain NICET 1 within 6 months and NICET 2 within 18 months
  • Proven electro-mechanical aptitude (based on previous experience and/or education) and user.

PC/software skills

  • Ability to read and understand design and construction documents
  • 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

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on qualifications
  • Health, dental, and vision plans with options
  • Matching 401(k)
  • 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

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, domestic partner status, disability, weight, height or AIDS/HIV status, protected veteran or military status, other categories protected by federal, state, or local law, and regardless of whether the qualified applicants are individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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