Physical Security Project Manager Why Align For over three decades, many of the worldrsquos leading firms have relied on Align as a trusted IT solution provider and center of excellence in IT advisory, infrastructure design, build, delivery and managed services. We are actively seeking innovative minds to establish and strengthen our team to deliver high-quality state-of-the-art technology solutions for our enterprise and boutique clients. If you are seeking to own challenging projects under tight schedules for some of todayrsquos most fascinating companies while leveraging an exceptional team and long track record of success, then we want to hear from you today. Position Overview Align is seeking a Physical Security Project Manager with experience managing all levels of custom security build-out projects. Ideal candidates will also have an interest to learn more about IT Physical Layer and Workplace Technologies. This person will have the opportunity to grow into a leadership role working with a great team and acting as a key contributor in the continued success of our Workplace Technology Solution. The Physical Security Project Manager will report directly to the Professional Service Director. This is an ideal opportunity for a polished project manager that has experience with all elements of physical security as it relates to the construction process programs and office technology build-outs. Experience managing large corporate office IT construction projects would be beneficial also. This person will Provide physical security consulting services which include comprehensive risk assessment and vulnerability analysis, customized security systems design, systems build-out and maintenance handoff Exceptional communication and project management skills are required We seek an energetic professional who has a proven track record leading project with a focus on physical security and low voltage structured cabling. Some IT construction and IT physical layer experience is strongly preferred. Qualified candidates should be familiar with most of the following workplace design and construction audiovideo system design and implementation physical security and smart office systems. The Physical Security Project Manager will be based in our New York City office however, this person will be required to travel to and work at client locations in the New York Metropolitan area and within the United States (up to 25 percent) This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, paid training, with performance-based bonuses Responsibilities Responsible for managing all levels of custom security build-out projects, including proposal development, client administration, oversight of delivery team and quality control Physical security consulting services will include comprehensive risk assessment and vulnerability analysis, customized security systems design, systems build-out, and maintenance handoff Provide executive-level consulting and advice to clients and management regarding various aspects of workplace technology, with a focus on security and low voltage structured cabling Act as technology representative at client construction meetings as well as internal project team affiliates including IT and Facilities, etc. Communicate the impact of physical security technology and industry trends and the value of each of these solutions Develop and maintain the project plan Manage customer relationships, advise the project stakeholders throughout the project life cycle, and identify opportunities to expand the scope of engagements when appropriate Oversee and manage all aspects of the project including Communication between customers and project team members The workflow associated with the project team member Project risk Project schedule Project budget Conflict resolution Project changes Overall project delivery Project quality Manage overall engagement profitability, revenue, margins, utilization goals, pricing, and contract administration while providing leadership, mentoring, and advice to internal Align professionals Actively participate in all levels of business development by partnering with the sales team and other professionals in presales activities, proposal development, solution pricing, resourcing, and client presentations Drive continuous enhancement of solution offerings, consulting methodologies, and provide thought leadership in the collaborative development of marketing materials and workflowprocess documents Qualifications Bachelorrsquos degree in engineering or construction is preferred Strong practical experience in physical security solutions design and implementation At least 5 years of project management experience, with a focus on physical security and low voltage structured cabling, ideally with IT physical layer office space construction, workplace technology implementation and large IT relocation project experience Must be proficient with all elements of physical security as it relates to the construction process from schematic design through the bid process and construction administration Understanding of low voltage technology (CCTV, Alarms, access control, door hardware) and a variety of security technology systems and vendors. Understanding of basic networking concepts (IP addresses, MAC addresses) Experience reviewing physical security and IT drawings Physical security consulting and project management experience are core requirements, but any additional experience managing related business-critical IT workplace technology projects such as physical layer design, IT construction project management, cabling infrastructure, end user relocation and new office build-out would be a plus Strong knowledge and experience working with physical security systems such as Electronic Security and Safety Systems Video Surveillance Access Control Systems Intrusion Detection Systems CCTV Solutions Physical Security Must be a confident public speaker able to present to high-profile clients Experience managing teams and budgets Prior professional services or consulting experience managing large custom security build out projects is beneficial Basic knowledge in any of the following areas is a plus workplace design and construction technology collaboration tools BYOD tools and techniques workplace architecture and construction audiovisual system design and implementation telepresence platforms and smart office systems Prior PL management experience is beneficial About Align Align is a dynamic and flexible place to work, offering professionals unparalleled opportunities to train in the leading technologies, make an impact within the industry and control their own destinies. We have a flawless track record of delivering technical solutions and have established long-standing relationships with an impressive client list of both Global 1000 and SMB clients. We work across a diverse list of industries including financial services, life sciences (pharmaceutical and health care), retail, technology, media and telecommunications. We give our professionals the autonomy to pursue opportunities and manage assignments in ways that maximize their creativity and talents, leading to self-fulfillment and financial rewards. For more details, visit www.align.com httpwww.align.com . Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task
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