Technical Security Systems Technician

£20,000 - £26,000 + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday + free on-site gym

Malmesbury, Wiltshire


The Technical Security Systems Technician will be accountable for contributing to an effective 1st line technical security service and supporting maintenance programmes; across the Malmesbury technical security estate.

Market Overview

The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Nearly 2,000 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. In 2017, our HQ will double its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

Dyson Group Security has the responsibility for delivering security best practice across the global footprint. The physical security of property assets is a key element of ensuring Dyson people, commercial assets and reputation are sufficiently protected to meet the strategic Blue print.


  • Maintenance and facilitation of the Dyson technical security elements at the Malmesbury site; CCTV IP and analogue infrastructure, access control platforms, intruder detection systems (IDS),  other early warning systems
  • Performing planned maintenance activities on the technical security solution as part of a formal and measured programme
  • Participate in the technical security response capability for incidents and unexpected activities, as directed
  • Communicating application problems / issues / errors / faults to Line Management in a timely and effective manner
  • Project participation as directed, conducting the security facilitation elements, either directly or in partnership with a 3rd party partner
  • Ensuring quality and integrity of the maintenance work conducted
  • Provide guidance on new procedures and techniques to 1st line system users, as directed
  • Developing an effective relationship with key security dependency partners; namely IT and Maintenance


  • 17th Edition Electrical Certification or progressing towards an NVQ in Electrical Installations
  • Experience in Intruder Alarm Installation
  • Practical working knowledge and/or experience of installation and maintenance of IP based CCTV
  • Reasonable working knowledge and/or experience of installation and maintenance of access control systems
  • Good attention to detail and ability to prioritise workload in a fast changing environment
  • Resourceful and innovative approach to resolving challenges
  • Strong IT skills with competency in Microsoft Office applications and database packages

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 11-Apr-2017

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