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Public Safety Subject Matter Expert (SME) - Michael Baker International

  • Michael Baker International
  • $105,585.00 - 83,100.00 / Year *
  • 225 Bell Schoolhouse Rd
  • Exeter, RI 02822
  • Full-Time
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Description

WHOWE ARE

Supported bymore than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, weprovide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, includingdesign, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management.Our clients include , state and municipal governments,foreignallied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker iscommitted to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture ofinnovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve ourclients' complex challenges.

TECHNOLOGYPRACTICE

We are a national leader in implementingstraightforward approaches to development and deployment of scalable enterpriseGeospatial Information Technology (GIT) solutions. Michael Baker Internationalhas differentiated itself and expandedits capabilities by using thelatest technologies. For example, we use aerial, static and mobile LightDetection and Ranging (LiDAR) systems that accurately determine range,elevation, and other critical mapping data. With hundreds of GeographicInformation Systems (GIS), survey, mapping and IT professionals in our TechnologyPractice across North America, Michael Baker International possesses in-houseexperience and resources to support all elements of your program needs,including: needs analysis, digitizing/data conversion, customized mappingapplications, and systems documentation, implementation, and training.

DESCRIPTION

MichaelBaker International is seeking a qualified Public Safety Subject Matter Expert(SME) to join our Public Safety team. This is an opportunity to work within adynamic and growing industry and with one of the leading NG9-1-1 GIS solutionsand services firms. We are building a public safety practice of people whodesire being part of a dynamic team delivering Public Safety solutions forgovernments.

Underthe direction of a national team lead, the successful candidate will beresponsible for supporting the engagement, relationships, business development,and successful project implementations for clients. They will collaborate withdata Quality Assurance team members performing client technical briefings,presentations, analyses and other forms of client communications. Other dutiesinclude supporting project managers in executing and/or reviewing marketingdata deliverables, working with product managers on any updates to dataprocessing solutions or identifying bugs, day to day technical and operationalproblem solving with both clients and internal program staff on public safetyproject deliverables, as well as providing customer support for the regionalteams through direct and remote engagement. This role must have a basicunderstanding of the DataMark product suite including services and software,public safety agency operations, and GIS data needs of public safety systems.

Thesuccessful candidate will have the ability to work remotely.

Essential Job Functions

  • Connect/cross marketother discipline services

  • Support otherdisciplines that have existing client relationships and leverages thoserelationships in search of growth opportunities

  • Assist in developing andmaintaining client relationships, as well as strategic pursuit of planning,stakeholder outreach, proposal development and project management execution forproject delivery as may be warranted

  • Provide clientdeliverables in a timely manner

  • Maintain a strongfoundation of technical knowledge; develop knowledge of internal and externaltechnical resources

  • Participate in 911/GISindustry groups (NENA and URISA) as a committee member, workshop instructorand/or speaker at conference events; participate in other visible industryroles to maintain a high profile; attend major conferences such as NENA, APCO,ESRI UC, statewide and regional GIS groups as needed

  • Identify potentialbusiness development opportunities that are professionally challenging; bringrecognition to Michael Baker on a local and regional basis; recruit and attractindividuals to the firm and help build careers; serve as technical and careermentor to existing and future Public Safety and GIS staff

  • Provide exemplaryleadership and serve as a role model for others

  • Develop client leads andprepare project proposals and contracts in cooperation with regional leads

  • Assist clients withpossible funding and procurement options

  • Support all internalteams with public safety expertise in client engagement, proposals, and projectimplementation

  • Provide operationalsupport regarding public safety operations, policy, legislation, and emergingissues for client engagement

  • Effectively communicatewith clients regarding data needs, priorities and on support matters

  • PROFESSIONALREQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of a BachelorsDegree in Geography/GIS, Science, Engineering, Public Safety, Public SafetyAnswering Points, Information Management, Computer Science or relevant field.Four (4) or more years of Public Safety management experience may besubstituted for education.

  • Minimum of 5 yearsprofessional experience in 9-1-1 management

  • Demonstrated experiencein understanding client needs related to 9-1-1 operations and the ability tooffer solutions that meet client needs yet are consistent with NG9-1-1requirements

  • Experience with E9-1-1and NG9-1-1 systems including CAD, CPE, mobile data, and related public safetysystems

  • Expert understanding ofPublic Safety operations

  • Strong analyticalabilities, solid trouble-shooting skills with the ability to quickly identifyand solve client issues

  • Computer software skillsincluding Microsoft Office Suite

  • Highly proficient in theoperational workflows involved in 9-1-1, E9-1-1 and NG9-1-1 centers, the datarequired and Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) systems

  • Outstanding written andoral communication skills

  • Exceptional customerservice orientation

  • Ability to translatetechnical concepts into laymans terms

  • Ability to coordinatewith project stakeholders

  • Ability to multi-task

  • ENP certification ispreferred

  • Expertise in publicsafety policy, legislation, funding, and emerging technologies and standards

  • LOCATION

    MichaelBaker International has multiple office locations throughout the Northeast andMid-Atlantic area. This support role can be located anywhere within theseregions or elsewhere in the




    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.