Testing Field Engineer - Photo Enforcement

Conduent - Linthicum, MD2.8

Full-timeEstimated: $76,000 - $98,000 a year
EducationSkills
About Conduent

Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve. We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world. Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com.

Job Description

Job Description SummaryA Field Engineer in Photo Enforcement department is responsible for equipment testing, performing field installations, and system configuration setup and image quality adjustments. The individual is responsible for following the established installation processes, including filling out checklists and reporting on his progress to the management. This position requires extensive travel at short notice and for extended periods of time.
Perform highly complex analysis, test, design and/or development of products. Perform preliminary/original design and analysis.
Plan strategies for analysis, test and design used for task planning and execution. Analyze project requirements and develop detailed objectives and detailed planning, conceptual designs and risk analysis.
Develop and oversee test programs to evaluate new materials or the assign portion of the project/program. Analyze and review test data.
Lead in the development of reports and design notes. Document and present results of analysis, test and design.
Interact with internal and external customers. Assist the customer in defining system requirements and in the generation of specifications for products or sub systems. Support new business and prepare proposal material.
Provide technical guidance and direction to engineering team in the design, test, and production and maintenance phases of a project.
Develop and present materials for project related briefings including design reviews to be given to internal and external customers.
All other duties as assigned
Typical work activities

Individuals in this position will perform the following activities:
Perform testing and staging of equipment.
Troubleshoot equipment and installation in the field.
Document installation configurations in checklists and diagrams.
Perform initial image quality evaluation and adjustments and document the results.
This position reports to the Implementation Manager
This position requires extensive travel in the US and may include travel abroad, at short notice.
This position requires prolonged stay at the project site until project is completed.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required

Knowledge:
Technical knowledge of sensor technologies, electrical power systems and communications
Knowledge of photo and video camera operation

Skills:
Prepare troubleshooting plans
Execute troubleshooting plan, including measurement of electric circuits, such as power levels, voltage, current, inductances, resistances and capacitors.
Create wiring diagrams
Read, understand and follow wiring diagrams
Must follow-up on all outstanding installation issues until resolution
Communicate issues and progress clearly and concisely with team members and management
Follow prescribed procedures and processes
Document work, as directed, including writing short technical reports
Must be detail oriented
Must use SharePoint , JIRA , Microsoft Office suite and other reporting systems, as directed
Must be able to train others
Abilities
Lift at least 50 lbs of equipment
Work on a ladder and in a bucket truck
Work independently in the field
Plan and coordinate installation field work with other support staff
o Must follow safety procedures at all times, and especially while working in the field.

Minimum Job Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in systems or electrical engineering or related technology degree is preferred or an associate degree in engineering with 3 (three) years’ experience in installation of sensors systems in industrial environment.”
Knowledge of
Sensor technologies
Electrical circuits
Photo camera and video operation
Transportation-related technologies and systems.
Strong skills in communications, interpersonal communications, negotiations, and client relationships.
Strong personal integrity and commitment to ethical behavior.
Must be self motivated
Must be able to work without supervision but report on progress to supervisor
Must be prepared to stay at the site until project is completely tested, all systems configured and monitored for stability at least for a period of 24 hours during the day and night
Must be prepared to work long hours and over weekend and during the night, as project requires
Must be prepared to work in fast paced environment and under pressure to meet project deadlines.
Effective written and verbal communication skills in a multi-cultural environment.
Work requires moderate physical activity primarily in fabrication shops and construction site locations.
Work environment involves minimal exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
All other duties as assigned.

Closing

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form.