Physical Security Systems Specialist

Herman Miller | Zeeland, MI

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Posted Date 11/27/2019

You can make a salary. Or you can make a difference. Or you can work as a Physical Security Systems Specialist at Herman Miller and make both.

About this Opportunity
As a Physical Security Systems Specialist, you'll determine the appropriate support for physical security systems hardware and software technology throughout the enterprise.

What You'll Do
You'll have opportunities to speak up, solve problems, lead others, and be an owner every day as you...
  • Advise and assist in the annual security systems budgeting process.
  • Coordinate with external relationships to ensure the viability of all physical security systems, legacy and new, with the goal of minimal business disruption as the result of failed or improperly configured systems.
  • Ensure the coordination, installation, upgrade, and conversion or servicing of alarm systems, access controls, video cameras, burglary, radio systems, and all other types of physical security equipment.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the state-of-the-art security equipment standards and technology encompassing all physical security products.
  • Suggest system solutions to specific security concerns identified through customer request and security audits.
  • Perform annual audits for various access control systems.
  • Provide product research, feasibility studies, project planning, tracking and quality assurance, and overall vendor communication and management.
  • Review physical security system standards, policies, required upgrades, maintenance, and day-to-day management of all security systems through system integrators or internal resources.
  • Suggest technology solutions aligned with corporate security strategy and budget guidelines.
  • Determine the appropriate physical security techniques under direction that are in balance with Herman Miller practices to accomplish objectives.
  • Plan and recommend with guidance to management the physical security systems and service requirements for the company.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.
Sound Like You?
You might be just who we're looking for if you have...
  • A high school diploma or equivalent (GED). An Associate's degree in Business or a related field is preferred.
  • Two years of hands-on experience with physical security systems and related software with basic DC electrical and networking experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • The ability to lift 50 pounds, bend, walk, and twist.
  • Strong problem-solving and interpersonal communication skills.
  • A strong customer focus.
  • The ability to effectively use the office automation, communication, software, and tools used in the Herman Miller office environment.
  • The ability to perform all essential job functions of the position with or without accommodations.
Who We Are
At Herman Miller, our unique culture represents the collective attitudes, ideas, and experiences of the people who work here. We focus on protecting the environment, impacting our communities, exceeding the expectations of our customers through high quality products, and championing diversity in all areas of the business, and together we are on a journey toward a better world. We support the well-being of our employees in and outside of work by providing a variety of opportunities including award-winning work-life integration resources, development programs, complex health and wellness offerings, and much more.

Herman Miller is a globally recognized provider of furnishings and related technologies and services. Headquartered in West Michigan, we have relied on innovative design for over 100 years to solve problems for people wherever they work, live, learn, and heal.

Herman Miller is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer including veterans and people with disabilities.
Job Type
Full time

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