Smith Seckman Reid, Inc. Technology Designer in Dallas, Texas

Technology Designer

Location:Dallas, TX

Job Code:874

of openings:1

Description

A leading comprehensive engineering design and consulting firm, SSR provides innovative solutions for clients with facility and infrastructure challenges. To achieve client needs, SSR has multiple locations across the US. Working with a diverse group of individuals in a variety of markets, our team of experts partner with our clients to deliver advanced solutions that last.

SSR is committed to providing opportunities and benefits to colleagues that promote living fully. Through various competitive benefits and programs available, SSR supports the health, well-being, and personal growth of its employees. SSR offers benefit options including medical, dental, and vision coverage, a generous contribution to employee-owned Health Savings Account, 401(k) with matching up to the full IRS maximum, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other employee incentives and wellness programs.

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Looking for aTechnology Designerfor Dallas.

Assists Technology Consultants in the execution of the technical activities required on assigned projects and learns the technical standards and procedures of the Technology Group. Assists the project team in the production of projects on time, within budget, and consistent with industry standards. Participants in client meetings and performs job site visits alongside the Technology Consultant to ensure projects are executed as planned.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Learns to understand industry standards, company technical policies and procedures, and technology systems during the execution of projects for clients

  • Observes and learns the industry standards and practices of design analyses using industry software

  • Routinely produces designs using Revit and/or CADD

  • Assists the design team in the coordination of project designs with other disciplines to determine equipment needs, provide input for operating procedures, and provide technical information

  • Observes and learns the information used by Technology Consultants to develop man-hour budgets

  • Under supervision, assists in the execution of design processes and analysis on assigned projects and requests assistance from technology staff when needed

  • Learns how to communicate design requirements with contractors and equipment sales representatives to determine project scope and feasibility

  • Accompanies technology staff in performing project job site visits to investigate field conditions and monitor progress based on design specifications, owner expectations, and building codes

  • Reads and interprets blueprints, specifications, schematics, and engineering reports

  • Actively attends internal and external training and other educational opportunities to obtain knowledge in necessary technical areas

An ideal candidate will possess the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, information technology, information systems, or relevant degree OR four years of relevant experience (e.g. design, application, and/or administration of low voltage systems

  • Must have Revit MEP experience

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

  • General knowledge and understanding of technology systems

  • Strong written & oral communication skills

SSR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

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