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Security Systems Engineer

Security Systems Engineer

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  • Permanent
  • Brentford, UK
  • 40000 – 45000 GBP / Year


Job ID: 34004

Area: UK

Office Location: Brentford

Contract: Full Time, Permanent

Department: Operations

Reporting to: Operations Management

Introduction: Our Client is seeking a highly skilled Security Systems Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in designing, implementing, and maintaining CCTV, Access Control, and Intruder Systems. This role requires a proactive approach to security management and a strong commitment to innovation and technology in the security sector.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, configure, and support CCTV systems, including enterprise VMS systems such as Milestone and cloud-based environments.
  • Install and maintain access control systems, ensuring seamless integration with existing security infrastructure.
  • Work with leading access control technologies, including CEM, Feenics, Lenel, Paxton, C-Cure, and more.
  • Conduct regular system audits to ensure optimal functioning and compliance with safety standards.
  • Provide technical support to Project Management Teams as well as training to users and junior engineers.
  • Collaborate with IT and security teams to develop comprehensive security solutions.
  • Stay updated with the latest security technologies and integrate advanced solutions into our systems as applicable.
  • Assist in the documentation of system configurations and designs.
  • Participate in emergency response planning and troubleshooting system issues.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in security system engineering, specifically with CCTV and access control systems.
  • Proficiency in enterprise VMS systems like Milestone and familiarity with cloud-based CCTV environments.
  • Extensive knowledge of the configuration and programming requirements for access control systems.
  • Experience in intruder detection systems is desirable.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities.

Desirable Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field.
  • AWS & MS Azure knowledge is beneficial but not essential.
  • Certifications related to security systems, network engineering, or system design.
  • Experience with IP network design and management.
  • Proven ability to manage project work packages from conception through to execution and maintenance.
  • A proactive approach and ability to work independently as well as part of a team.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and certifications.
  • Dynamic and supportive work environment.
  • Access to company vehicle.
  • Fuel Card/Mileage given.
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
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Job Overview
Offered Salary
40000 – 45000
Job Location
Brentford Middlesex
Job Type