Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Project Engineer for the Digital Classroom Services. This position reports to the Associate Director of Technical Services and Operations for Digital Classroom Services. The Project Engineer is responsible for maintaining and overseeing the functionality and operations of the technology in the 305 learning spaces on the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses. This position has strong project management responsibilities, including assisting in the design and overseeing the installation of large scale classroom technology systems.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Responsible for the technical repair, onsite programming, and maintenance of the technology on College Avenue Campus and works directly with RU departments, vendors, architects, and skilled labor to ensure successful completion of projects within appropriate timelines and budgetary constraints.
Works closely with the department Application Developer and Network Administrator to research applications, software and hardware improvements research and implement pedagogy equipment for classroom improvements
Researches and assists in the design and implantation of latest telepresence technologies, lecture capture & active learning environments.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires Bachelor of Arts or Sciences in related field; or an equivalent combination of education and or experience.
A minimum of two years' experience that demonstrates knowledge of audio-visual technologies, various software, and computing operating systems.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have good problem solving, organization, interpersonal, and communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate technical information to a nontechnical audience.
Must have experience designing and installing audio/visual solutions.
Working knowledge of Crestron DM design and programming, Cisco Telepresence architecture, Webex, Biamp audio programing, Dante, Shure audio experience.
Working knowledge and familiarity with video production, lecture capturing (Kaltura, Camtasia) video conferencing and streaming.
Working experience with Crestron DM300 processors and later models, Cisco Webex, Teams and telepresence hardware (Sx80s, MX80s) and cameras, Vaddio PTZ cameras, Biamp DSP, microphone array and audio programs, Dante audio, Shure audio processing software, Aurora and Atlona programing, Extron switchers, Shure audio controlling
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Job requires moving of equipment, installation of data projectors, and ability to lift 40 lbs. Ability to drive vehicle, transport and set up ladders, and climb to heights of 10' – 12'; occasional use of lifts, network and wiring installation skills
This position requires to work primarily during standard hours of operation Monday – Friday.
However, the responsibilities of the position may dictate that schedule hours remain flexible to accommodate occasions for off hour and weekend work as need.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 18ST3879
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 80493
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.