Solomon Group is looking for an experienced, technically savvy Systems Designer/Drafter to join our team. This individual will work in our Technology department with our permanent installations, live events, and special systems teams to implement state-of-the-art AV hardware solutions for our projects. This can include everything from sound, lighting, projection, LED, control and video solutions.
The ideal candidate will have three (3) years integration and installation AV experience with a variety of successful projects in diverse environments including museums and/or attractions, and be well versed in AutoCAD and/or a similar CAD program.
Developing designs for AV Hardware systems and their interconnectivity.
AutoCAD drafting to include rack elevations, one-line drawings, and low voltage cabling drawings. Exporting professional quality paperwork for both client review/approval and internal use.
Consulting with and working with internal fabrication technical design department on integrated systems within fabricated structures including coordinating cable chases, sizing of display devices, speakers and other devices integrated into fabricated structures.
Consulting with and working with external project architects on coordination of 3rd party trades including general trades and electrical contractors and providing documentation appropriate to such.
Assisting in responding to RFPs including updating pricing matrixes and bid forms as needed.
Establishing and implementing standard operating procedures for all assigned projects as it relates to all drafting and drawings for AV systems.
Serving as liaison among different departments throughout projects and ensuring all parties have the most up to date drawings to work from.
The ability to effectively lead and motivate a project team.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Ability to generate professional quality drafting and paperwork for projects.
Superb interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously.
The ability to maintain an even temper under tight deadlines and stressful conditions.
Outstanding troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
At Solomon Group, we work on several projects at once. So you must be quick on your feet, motivated, and enjoy new and creative ways to employ your skill set. A flexible schedule is also a must, since most of our projects take place during nights, weekends and holidays. For this position, some travel may be required.
Telecommuting is allowed. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience. Solomon Group provides a competitive benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more.
About Solomon Group Productions, LLC
Solomon Group is an award-winning entertainment design and production firm based in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company provides all of the essential services needed to create spectacular live events, brand activations, themed attractions, broadcast environments and architainment projects. Our talented, in-house team includes designers, project managers, fabricators, and technicians who dream up and deliver stunning entertainment productions for a variety of national and international clients.
Solomon Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
The company has frequently been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work” by New Orleans CityBusiness magazine. And for the past four years (2014-2017) Solomon Group was listed on the Inc. 5000 as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies.
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