Specialist, Asset & Profit Protection Technology in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 940701BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Asset Protection/Loss Prevention
Store ID: 58490: Sears Roebuck & Co.

The AP Technology Specialist supports all Asset & Profit Protection technology investments are properly installed, serviced and repaired. The specialist works with and effectively communicates to field and corporate business partners concerning AP technology projects. The AP technology specialist coordinates projects with Real Estate, Retail Services, and Facilities to understand their projects and manage the necessary technology changes.

  • Prepares documentation for weekly Asset & Profit Protection projects.
  • Works with vendors ensuring critical systems are maintained and repaired.
  • Coordinates APP technology infrastructure repair and replacement projects.
  • Interacts with all directors, managers, DVP's, and field management
  • Assist store and field APP personnel ensuring systems are maintained and maximized in order to achieve the company's shortage control, strategies.
  • Work's with AP Technology manager on store remodels and store format changes to ensure APP systems are deployed and installed properly.
  • Work with corporate business partners (IT, Construction, Space Planning) to obtain status and ensure projects are effectively managed and systems are installed properly.
  • Reviews and resolves Help Ticket issues.
  • Manage the equipment depot process.
  • Assists in building strategies around technology that align with APP goals and initiatives.
  • Attends meetings (when necessary) with APP Technology Manager and Vendors to review project status and ensure projects are being completed according to established timelines.
  • Manages the relationship with 3rd party vendors and service providers.
  • Work with corporate APP Teams to obtain necessary information for capital requests.
  • Partners with internal subject matter experts to ensure alignment.

Job Requirements

  • Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of CCTV camera systems, Alarms and (EAS) Electronic Article Surveillance
  • Knowledge of Intelligent Video Analytics and IP Camera Technology is a plus.
  • Project Management training or certification is preferred.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of internal and external personnel.
  • Ability to identify problems and develop and implement solutions.
  • Team player with a positive attitude and sense of urgency.

- Well developed problem solving skills
- Develop and maintain a strong working knowledge of Sears Holdings Corporation
- Strong drive for results