The Audio Video Design Engineer is responsible for the design and specification of custom audio video and teleconferencing systems. The engineer designs meeting space systems and specifies the associated infrastructure requirements.
Audio Video Design Engineer
Designing and building teleconferencing and other audio video systems including: appropriate system concepts, calculations, layout, sizing, selections, specifications, and coordination with sales and operations. The successful candidate should have experience in audio and video conferencing, digital signal processing, mix/minus audio, room control systems, multi-source signal distribution of electronics over low voltage wiring.
The Audio Video Engineer will be expected to self-perform the tasks listed below and coordine with other team members in the following activities:
Must be self-motivated, positive in approach, able to help create, develop and implement project process improvement(s)
Act as liaison between and meet with sales, project management and operations when project is turned over for installation.
Work with vendors to obtain best solution
Create Bill of Materials and Scope of Work for each project
Provide detailed CAD Elevations, Reflected Ceiling Plans, Line Drawings and annotated floor plans for project planning and installation
Meet bid schedules and deadlines
Have the ability to meet strict timeframes
Attend project calls and meetings to cover all details and expectations of project as they were designed.
Must be able to travel as needed for site visits
Must be able to manage multiple projects/estimates and present a high level of organization
Must have high skill level to interpret blueprints and other project documents, including but not limited to, ITB / RFP specifications, reporting and quality requirements.
Perform site visits to inspect and evaluate existing systems or to inspect work in progress
Assist project teams with producing project deliverables.
Work closely with sales team.
Assist sales teams with take offs and proposal development.
The Audio Video Engineer will complete other responsibilities as assigned
5-7 year’s recent experience in the audio video design and infrastructure industry
Experience working with Computer Aided Drafting (CAD)
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Must have the proven ability to design, engineer, estimate and develop a written and graphic representation of the company’s proposed solutions utilizing the software resources provided by the company
Must possess a high attention to detail, proven problem-solving skills, critical thinking skills and the ability to effectively read, write and give oral presentation(s)
Must be able to successfully pass a background check and have a valid driver’s license
Experience with Visio and/or D Tools Software
Experience with Unified Communications
Experience with Microsoft Project
Low Voltage License is a plus
Internal Number: 009
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