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CCTV / Physical Security Engineer at 1905 Technologies


1905 Technologies is driven by one and only one objective – the best interests of our clients are our only interests. We take your challenges to heart and we make them our challenges. We are truly advocates for our clients; delivering complete impartiality, independence, and dedication in serving our clients’ needs.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: CCTV / Physical Security Engineer
Location: Nigeria
Relocate: Yes
Start Date: Immediate

About Job

  • 1905 Technologies is accepting applications for security (CCTV) and access control technicians to travel for service and installation projects for our client.
  • Must have strong knowledge of IP CCTV and Access control installation/service, structured cabling methods and standards, and basic networking knowledge.
  • Looking for a motivated self-starter who can work independently and find solutions to get jobs done. Long-term employment with an array of benefits for the right person.
  • Travel is required, the engineer would be required to relocate to N’Djamena, Tchad

Essential Job Functions

  • Install IP CCTV, IP Access Control, IP PBX, and subsidiary equipment
  • Install cabling, mount equipment, install card readers, door contacts, mag locks, electrified strikes, and integrated systems.
  • Test installed equipment and basic programmings such as adding card readers, users, cameras, and door controllers to any system.
  • Review material and equipment lists for installation and service repairs. Dispute material discrepancies as required.
  • Responsible and accountable for all parts, materials, equipment, and tools placed in technicians’ custody. Maintain accurate inventory records for all items.
  • Maintain documentation of overall systems (ie, floor plans, equipment make/model, passwords, networking, etc).
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair any system or component level equipment
  • Assist with maintaining customer relationships based on dependability.
  • Perform preventive maintenance and repairs per the maintenance agreement by manufacturers’ approved procedures.
  • Responsible for keeping the Project Manager aware of the status of the job on a regular basis and in a timely manner.
  • Review job files, Review all pertinent data including job layout drawings, schematics, and technical data, as required for a more efficient inspection.
  • Responsible for effecting smooth communications and rapport between the job site, and company personnel.
  • Assemble and install access control panels, power supplies, cable pathways system, and various cable that includes, but is not limited to, CAT cable, low voltage cable, and coax.


  • Interested candidates should possess a minimum of an FSLC qualification
  • 3 – 5 years installing commercial access control and CCTV systems.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of basic networking
  • Knowledge of cabling including Cat5e, Cat6, and Coaxial.
  • Basic work planning and analytic skills.
  • Demonstrate basic mathematical skills and computer skills
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Fluency in French would be beneficial
  • Networking and IT certifications such as CCNA, MCSA would be a plus
  • Must be able to pass security and background checks
  • Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans.
  • Knowledge of both analog and IP CCTV systems to include DVRs, NVRs, and Hybrids
  • Able to troubleshoot an Access Control or video system from the Server
  • Able to troubleshoot and configure network security devices.
  • System/component level troubleshooting and working knowledge of electronics and the ability to use a multi-meter
  • Sound judgment and the demonstrated ability to act independently
  • Ability to organize workload effectively and work with a sense of urgency
  • Demonstrated communication and teamwork skills with customers, co-workers, and supervisors
  • Demonstrate ability to operate test equipment.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letters and Resumes to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: This is an immediate opening