Careers

MKJ staff

MKJ Communications is continuously growing and is always looking for exciting talent to join our team.

Our in-house, intern mentorship program is recognized by Laguardia Community College, and utilized industry-wide to identify young talent proficient in engineering. This program exposes them to all aspects of the design, engineering, fabrication, and technical aspects of the process, providing them with the skills they need to stay on and join Team MKJ or go out and succeed in the industry elsewhere. 

 If you are interested in a career with MKJ Communications, please fill out the form on our Contact page to inquire about available positions and internships that may not be listed here.

JOB OPENINGS


Network and Engineering Project Manager needed at Brooklyn, NY headquarters:

As Network and Engineering Project Manager with MKJ Communications, Inc., will be responsible for managing concurrent million dollar+ network engineering projects, onsite with NY City Transit and other major clients within New York, Kings, Queens, Bronx, & Richmond counties.  MKJ is a full-service firm that engineers, integrates, and maintains custom, state-of-the-art systems that seamlessly keep our client's customers safe, connected, on the go, and on time.

Specific Tasks will include:

  • Train technicians and project engineers at various levels of system integration.
  • Oversee a team of 2-3 technicians and project engineers on a daily basis, managing their skills and time to the best of their ability depending on the scope of work for any project at any given time.
  • Train technicians and project engineers in configuration and troubleshooting of network switches as required for various jobs.
  • Design, Develop and manage Intern Program.
  • Shortlist and interview candidates as intern program manager.
  • Assign and supervise interns with various tasks to give them full-time experience in engineering and system integration.
  • Identify key qualities in interns and recommend for full-time positions within MKJ.
  • Review intern performance and give feedback to their schools.
  • Constantly evolve the MKJ training program to adapt to company needs and requirements.
  • Design, Research and Develop new products that could help in company growth.
  • Collaborate and Engineer products with various companies to develop products/Devices.
  • Designs, develops, and coordinates engineering aspects of systems integration projects related to communication, telecommunications, or a related field.
  • Reviews project specifications and drawings and design the job as specified.
  • Selects components; supervises manufacturing and construction of the equipment assembly, writes test procedures; performs first article inspection for the customer.
  • Perform factory acceptance test- check that the grounds are in place, check the functionality and performance of the equipment rack.
  • Coordinate shipment of racks, supervise the field installation
  • Prior to hooking up the audio and visual components, test the loudspeaker lines, the microphones, signs, cameras for CCTV.
  • Supervises the field wiring of the external components and performs functional integration system tests (hook up all powered components - loudspeakers, microphones, wireless devices, signs).
  • For the NYCT jobs, integrates our equipment to the station and performs a station integration test by interfacing with other components such as security systems, fire alarm systems, network, and telephone systems.
  • Connects to the system network (the city) and performs a system integration test.
  • Perform network test, switch configurations, end-device connectivity, software upgrades, add new devices to Transits existing system software setup, coordinate with end-user network operations to design and place in service, new network devices.
  • Additionally, responsible for checking and approving electrical contractors' conduit and layout drawings.
  • Represents the project during customer meetings and technical presentations.
  • Selects and submits equipment data sheets for customer approval.
  • Must attend training seminars for specialized equipment.
  • Trains customers' training staff in operation and maintenance of custom equipment.
  • Writes operation and maintenance manuals and training manuals on custom equipment and systems.
  • Local travel to project sites located within the counties listed is required on an as-needed basis;

General, Minimum Requirements:

  • Ms Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communications Engineering, or related, or Foreign equivalency.

Special Requirements:

  • Strong Skills in Networked Routing Protocols, AutoCAD, Putty, Mentor Graphics design.

Terms

  • Full Time, 40 Hrs/week
  • Long Term Employment

Contact

  • Send Resumes to MKJ Communications, Inc., Attn: Diane Owen, HR Manager
  • 850 3rd Ave, Suite 407, Brooklyn, NY 11232 or diane@mkjcomm.com

 

 

MKJ Communications Inc. is seeking a Technical Writer 

MKJ Communications is a full-service firm that engineers, integrates, and maintains custom state-of-the-art systems. We provide complete communications integration & engineering and provide AutoCAD drawings for cabling, infrastructure, and systems integration. MKJ is a leading systems integrator with New York City Transit and The Port Authority of New York /New Jersey. 

We are seeking an experienced and talented technical writer, responsible for writing a variety of training manuals for our clients. 

Your Duties: 

• Applicant will work closely with the engineering staff to learn and document how the system works 

• Write operation and maintenance manuals for various communication systems such as digital audio announcement and flight announcement systems, security systems such as CCTV and VMS (Video Management Systems), IP Intercom Systems and various other systems 

• Write training manuals as well as test procedures on the various systems 

• Conformance to agency requirements and specifications 

Your Knowledge and Experience: 

• DHTML document structure, JavaScript 

• Drafting standards and use of Auto Cad or Equivalent 

• Adobe Acrobat or Equivalent 

• Adobe Photoshop or Equivalent 

• Proficient in Microsoft Word 

• Image manipulation 

• MADCAP FLARE (will train) 

Your Qualifications: 

• Two years technical writing experience 

• Detail-oriented, concise in spelling and grammar 

• Capable of working in a fast-paced environment and adhering to deadlines 

• Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills 

• Well-developed organizational and self-management skills 

• Fluent in spoken and written English 

• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering 

To apply, please send your CV as well as two technical writing samples to:

MKJ Communications, Inc., Attn: Diane Owen, HR Manager
850 3rd Ave, Suite 407, Brooklyn, NY 11232 or diane@mkjcomm.com

MKJ Communications Inc. is seeking a Junior Estimator

MKJ Communications is a full-service firm that engineers, integrates, and maintains custom, state-of-the-art systems.

We provide complete communications integration & engineering and provide AutoCAD drawings for cabling, infrastructure, and systems integration. MKJ is a leading systems integrator with New York City Transit and The Port Authority of New York /New Jersey.

We are seeking a junior estimator, responsible for supporting and assisting our lead estimators in calculating the cost of labor and materials required for bids. You will assist in developing price schedules and writing bid proposals and analyzing the technical aspects of a project. In addition, you will liaise with clients, contractors, vendors, and management. English speaking and writing required.

Overall Responsibilities:

▪ Support and assist lead estimators throughout the bid process, ensuring a competitive bid outcome

▪ Review and examine data and documents

▪ Analyze technical aspects of a project

▪ Collect information used to calculate estimates

▪ Provide accurate cost information required for bid

▪ Ability to forecast project length

▪ Plan, organize, estimate work assignments, as well as other tasks as required by lead estimators and management

▪ Identify bid opportunities, visit project sites, and attend pre-bid meetings

Your Qualifications:

▪ Detail-oriented

▪ Capable of working in a fast-paced environment

▪ Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

▪ Familiarity and proficiency with computer applications

▪ Basic knowledge of building and construction

▪ Well-developed organizational and self-management skills

▪ Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word

▪ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

To apply, please send your CV as well as two technical writing samples to:

MKJ Communications, Inc., Attn: Diane Owen, HR Manager
850 3rd Ave, Suite 407, Brooklyn, NY 11232 or diane@mkjcomm.com