lijin thomas

Bengaluru, India

PHYSICAL SECURITY TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST & PROJECT MANAGER W/PROVEN SKILLS TO OVERCOME CHALLENGES
lijin's Skills
Electronic Security Systems
Physical Security Surveys
Physical Security
Agile Project Management
Project Management Software
Project Management
Project Analysis
Project Communications
Project Bidding
Business Development
Operations
Product Management
Technical
Open to networking with people holding these skills
Project Management
Protective Security
Physical Security
Electronic Security
Strategy
Business Development
Legal
Operations
Fundraising
Technical
Marketing
Growth
Background

Age Group

25-35

About lijin

I'm a Security Professional who loves to advice clients on Physical Security Risks and Solutions & Manage Security Projects from Inception till Handover.My Recent role as a Physical Security Project Specialist paved way to spearheading the technology implementation of three largest fulfillment centers in India with state of the art solutions (CCTV,ACS,VMS,Screening Systems).I'd love to combine my passion for security technologies with my project management skills to deliver exceptional value to the customer and confidence from a Subject Matter Expert.

WHAT CAN I DO: With my technical background in Electronic Security after serving several key players n the market,i'm uniquely positioned
to provide customers with Requirements Gathering,Product Selection and Evaluation,System Design,Proposal Generation,Bid Management and End to End Project Management for Electronic Security Technology Adoption.

CAREER SUMMARY: 6.5 years in UAE as presales and Project Support Engineer for Major Physical Security Technology Implementation Projects followed by 27 months with Amazon India As National Project Management Specialist.Responsible for handling Internal Security Projects intended to fit Fulfillment Centers/Sort Center/Delivery Centers with advanced Security Systems in complete alignment with Amazon Global Security Organization (Seattle)

TECHNICAL SKILLS:
✽ Subject Matter Expertise on Security Technologies such as :
✽ Video Surveillance System including Video Analytics (All Leading Brands)
✽ Electronic Access Control System including Biometric solutions
✽ Intrusion Systems
✽ Vehicle Access Control ( Gate Barriers,Bollards,Number plate recognition)
✽ Screening Systems ( DFMD,Baggage Scanning)
✽ System Integration
✽ Command and Control Systems

MANAGEMENT SKILLS:
◆ Project Management,
◆ Negotiation
◆ Integrated Change Management
◆ Making and Influencing Good Decisions.
◆ Interpersonal & Analytical Skills
◆ Process Improvement skills
◆ Problem Solving
◆ Numeracy
◆ Digital Literacy
◆ Business & commercial awareness

Work Experience

Physical Security Project Specialist (Security Project SME OR Security Systems Lead)

Amazon

April 2017 - July 2019

✔️• Led the technical Advisory to implement physical security systems at Amazon Fulfilment Centres, and categorize centers & delivery stations at a Pan India level.. ✔️Managed programming and testing of access control, IP based surveillance and intrusion alarm system in coordination with the Global Physical Security Team. ✔️Executed individual electronic security projects and programs worth over $50M ✔️Lead the complete Physical Security project management activities through close coordination and oversight of Sub-contracted Vendor works ✔️Managed programming and testing of Lenel Onguard access control, IP based surveillance and intrusion alarm system in collaboration with the Global Physical Security Team. ✔️Spearheaded the pilot project execution for CCTV-Barcode Integration scope for Delivery Centres using Hikvision Cameras, NVR, VMS and Honeywell RFID Scanners that lead to a reduction of revenue loss by 50%. ✔️Spearheaded Pilot project to centralize video surveillance system from Remote Delivery Stations to the Corporate Headquarters using ONVIF cameras and Sophos Routers. ✔️Led the physical security project management activities for launching 15 CT Now Fulfillment Centers (7000 SQFT),7 Sort Centers (30000>100000 SQFT),3 Large Fulfillment centers (>2M SQFT) and 4 Large Delivery stations (>20000 SQFT) using advanced Bosch Cameras, Storage Servers, Lenel Access control system, Cisco VMS, DFMD's and Gunnebo Turnstiles SKILLS: ✦PROJECT MANAGEMENT✦SECURITY DESIGN✦SYSTEM INSTALLATION✦COMMISSIONING✦INTERPERSONAL SKILLS✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦TECHNICAL SUPPORT✦BOSCH OEM LIAISON✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION

Hikvision Product Engineer (Video Surveillance SME OR Presales Lead)

Rise Technologies UAE

September 2015 - December 2016

ACHIEVEMENTS: ✔️Developed CCTV solution for large scale ATM surveillance project for securing over 1500 ATM with Hikvision cameras and storage for three largest banks in UAE. ✔️Developed CCTV Solution for Burjeel Medical City Project covering over 1100 cameras and storage. ✔️ Provided technical advisory for Project engineering and Commissioning activities for large scale projects and programs. SKILLS: ✦REQUIREMENTS GATHERING✦BID MANAGEMENT✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION✦ELECTRONIC SECURITY SOLUTION ENGINEERING✦INSTALLATION & COMMISSIONING SUPPORT✦HIKVISION PRODUCT TRAINING

SOLUTIONS ENGINEER-SECURITY SYSTEM

Tyco Fire & Security UAE LLC

August 2013 - August 2015

ACHIEVEMENTS: ✔️Developed Turnkey solution for Midfield Terminal Airport ELV package comprising of 13 security subsystems ( AED 363m Value) including but not limited to CCTV (16000 cameras) ACS ( 3000 + readers),Command and control system, Video Analytics system, Turnstiles, Baggage System, Intrusion system, IT networking, Data Storage System, DFMD's to name a few. ✔️Developed Turnkey solution for Muscat and Salalah International Airport Security System Package which included CCTV system (1000 + cameras), Access Control Systems ( 500 + readers),Video management System (Genetec) and Overall System Integration. ✔️Assisted the sales team to win ADIB new Headquarter Building with CCTV, Access control and parking management system. SKILLS: ✦REQUIREMENTS GATHERING✦BID MANAGEMENT✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION✦ELECTRONIC SECURITY SOLUTION ENGINEERING✦INSTALLATION & COMMISSIONING SUPPORT✦KNOWLEDGE ACQUISITION OF TYCO PRODUCTS

Applications Engineer (Telecom Business Development Support Engineer)

Sintel Satellite Services

July 2012 - January 2013

✔️Collected research collaterals pertaining to satellite, microwave, GSM, VSAT, and integrated security systems. ✔️Assisted in application engineering and solution development. SKILLS: ✦REQUIREMENTS GATHERING✦BID MANAGEMENT✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION✦MARKET RESEARCH✦BUSINESS LEAD GENERATION

Presales Support Consultant ( Communication Control System Solution Engineer)

APD Communications

November 2011 - April 2012

✔️• Evaluated & Compiled Techno-commercial proposals for traffic control communications system to Abu Dhabi Police Traffic control Department. ✔️Prepared high-level system design to corporate clients for integrating third-party systems well as cameras from PELCO and AXIS, CASSIDIAN TETRA and AVAYA PABX into in-house Command and Control. SKILLS: ✦REQUIREMENTS GATHERING✦BID MANAGEMENT✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION✦PUBLIC SAFETY SOLUTION ENGINEERING✦

ELV Presales Engineer (Solutions Engineer OR Security Estimation Engineer)

SITE TECHNOLOGY

December 2008 - October 2011

✔️Evaluated equipment suitability as per client requirements and the Lead preparation of Technical and Financial Offers for Large Scale System Integration Projects. ✔️Developed Hands on Expertise in Cost Engineering and Technical Evaluation of Electronic Security Systems. SKILLS: ✦REQUIREMENTS GATHERING✦BID MANAGEMENT✦DIGITAL LITERACY✦STAKEHOLDER COMMUNICATION✦ELECTRONIC SECURITY SOLUTION ENGINEERING✦TECHNICAL ADVISORY FOR SECURITY AND FIRE SYSTEMS

Education

COCHIN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION

2002 - 2006

Certification

PMP

PMI