Sr. Life Safety Systems Engineer

Austin, TX 78746

Posted: 05/16/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 25032

Job Description

Sr. Life Safety Systems Engineer to work on projects including semiconductor manufacturing, data center facilities, and other state of the art manufacturing and research facilities.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Protection or a Master’s degree in Fire protection
  • At least 5 years of Fire Protection Engineering experience
  • Professional Engineering (PE) license
  • Knowledge & application of IFC, IBC, FM standards, and NFPA codes
  • Knowledge of Fire Sprinkler and Gaseous agent manufacturers' equipment
  • Knowledge of Fire Alarm systems and manufacturer’s equipment
  • Design experience with Security systems, CCTV, HPM, and Leak Detection
  • Knowledge of design and construction specifications
  • Experience estimating and scheduling mid to large-scale projects
  • At least 4 years of AutoCAD design experience
  • Ability to travel 10% for site support 
  • Experience leading projects and managing resources
  • Experience mentoring junior staff
  • Design Management experience
  • Design experience in semiconductor or datacenters
Job Responsibilities:
  • As a Senior LSS Engineer working with our teams, you’ll use your skills and experience to help our clients, by providing code-compliant asset protection and fire life safety mitigation solutions. You will be expected to both provide guidance to co-workers and receive solutions from variance senior design professionals so that you can take ownership of various projects as the engineer of record. These fire solutions entail fire sprinklers, gaseous agents, fire detection, toxic gas detection, smoke modeling, and explosion prevention.
  • You will interface directly with client counterparts in the designing of their facilities and state and local code officials. Utilizing AutoCAD and Revit MEP, our teams create 3D models in coordination with architects and engineers. From those 3D BIM models you’ll design fire sprinkler systems, fire alarm systems, smoke and leak detection, security and intrusion detection systems, and more. Using the various applicable Life Safety & Fire codes as well as industry standards you will provide calculations; equipment size and quantities; equipment and construction specifications; network diagrams and various construction deliverables in both 2D and 3D platforms for a constructible design.
Pay Range: $46/hr. - $72/hr.

Meet Your Recruiter

Tim Cassidy
Account Manager

Originally from Alabama, Tim moved to the Atlanta area in 2010 after graduating from Auburn University with a degree in Political Science, and started his career in the technical staffing industry. Tim brings almost 12 years of recruiting and account management experience in the placement of engineering professionals nationwide.

Away from the office, Tim enjoys spending time with family and cheering on the Auburn Tigers.

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

Get started today


Looking for the highest qualified professionals in the engineering and technology fields? We ll help you find the right people you want faster.

We ll place you with companies that need your exact expertise and experience and that appreciate you coming to work with them.

Email Us

Please fill out this form and we will get in touch with you shortly.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Selectek, Inc.
2015 Vaughn Road
Suite 130
Kennesaw, GA 30144