Garry Carson B.Sc
CV6 1GG, United Kingdom
About Garry Carson
2010 - Date Aassett Security Ltd.
Undertake comprehensive management of technical workload throughout the UK, implementing quality assurance and executing major IP based projects. Spear-head development and operation of the Technical department, installing new CCTV and IT systems and formulating internal policies / procedures.
Initiate and implement Aassett training programmes throughout the UK, facilitating sessions for both staff members and customers and ensuring appropriate procedures are adhered to. Also deliver training in IP, Samsung and Aasset branded products via onsite and telephone contact.
Other remits involve testing and evaluation new CCTV and IT solutions, providing demonstrations and designing IP POE based
networks / storage requirements.
2008 – 2010 Xtralis Ltd (formally Vision Systems / Adpro)
Technical Sales Support Engineer
Responsible for managing daily operations within a demanding environment, liaising extensively with internal and external agencies to ensure customer satisfaction. Transferred knowledge of new IP range of products, including M3000 GUI controlling CCTV, Access Control and ANPR to customers and installers.
2007-2008 Vindex Systems Ltd.
Technical Project Manager
Utilised Prince II methodologies to launch and implement multiple projects for key corporate clients such as NEC, Apple, Warrington Council and Merrill Lynch. Controlled budgets exceeding £900k, achieving quality assurance.
Orchestrated interdisciplinary teams comprising project engineers, providing technical guidance to ensure statutory compliance.
Instrumental in assessing viability of contractual obligations and risk factors, creating plans for schedules of works and writing full
method statements. Extensive liaison with contractors and customers to forge collaborative relations, negotiating essential changes during operations.
2004-2007 Tyco Safety Products
Test & Evaluation Manager
Led evaluation engineers and oversaw site visits. Compiled detailed reports on faults and installations and formulated evaluation processes for alternative and new products. Provided support to technical trainers and 3rd level support to European support centres.
Spear-headed installation projects for world-wide systems, processing diverse leasing requirements in other countries. Carried out site
visits in both the UK and Europe. Generated technical bulletins to staff and weekly and monthly reports to departmental managers.
1998-2004 ADT Fire & Security (formally Sensormatic)
Area Technical Manager
High volume of liaison with corporate and private customers, issuing information and advice as to wide range of technical matters. Worked in conjunction with engineers and project managers.
Senior Fibre Optic Commissioning Engineer
Responsible for managing projects for National Grid, British Rail and companies in Canada, Pakistan and Holland. Oversaw
installation, testing and completion of fibre optics projects, collaborating with international management teams to ensure compliance on all levels.
PROFESSIONAL / QUALIFICATIONS
To Date Leicester University
Pursuing Degree in Security & Risk Management
2007 Prince II Foundation
2003 Microsoft Certified Professional – Server 2000
Microsoft Certified Professional – Windows 2000
2001 Canterbury University
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science