• Electrical Project Engineer, Security

    Location US-NY-Albany | US-GA-Atlanta | US-NY-New York
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    Engineering - Electrical

    CHA Consulting, Inc. is a highly diversified, full-service engineering and construction management firm working to responsibly improve the world we live in. With decades of experience, CHA brings together the talent, technology, and partnerships to meet our clients’ evolving needs. Located throughout the United States and Canada, we provide a wide range of planning and design services to public, private and institutional clients.


    CHA Consulting, Inc. is currently seeking an Electrical Project Engineer, Security to join our Colonie, NY, Atlanta, GA or New York, NY office.


    The Electrical Project Engineer, Security plans and implements the design of security systems such as access control, intrusion detection, closed circuit television, and public address, and the integration thereof.   This position also designs and coordinates the power, lighting, and telecommunications requirements for the security systems.   


    • Electrical design for new projects, with a focus on security systems.
    • Experience in security system design for access control, intrusion detection, intercom, public address, and CCTV. 
    • Integration of these systems.
    • Preparing proposals for new projects.
    • Participating in technical quality reviews.
    • Travel required, up to 20%.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering required.
    • Licensed Professional Licensure (P.E.) preferred.


    • 5+ years of security system design experience required.
    • Experience with intrusion detection, access control, CCTV, public address, and CCTV integration required.
    • Ability to review system requirements with clients to meet their security plan requirements.
    • Proficiency with AutoCAD is preferred.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office is required.
    • Membership in American Society Industrial Security (ASIS) is preferred.
    • Understanding of system networking is preferred.
    • Understanding of electronic door hardware is preferred.
    • Physical Security Professional (PSP) is preferred.


    CHA takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees’ professional growth and development.


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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