Our client, a leading systems integrator of audiovisual, videoconferencing systems, and electronic security is actively seeking a Audiovisual Project Engineer with Design and Commissioning skills. Position requires some presence in local sales office, travel to client sites, as well as some virtual office time.
This role is focused on customer success and optimizing post sales installations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Create & Plan
Work with Sales Engineering, Design Engineering and Project Management teams in sales support capacity,
Manage and Execute sales and project documentation, such as AutoCAD drawings, Rack elevations, schematics, Bill of Materials, (BOM), RFP Responses, Pricing Documents and Scopes of Work (SOW)
Work with MEP, HVAC and other third party contractors on plans.
Responsible for Site Surveys, Systems Design, Line Drawings, Detail Engineering plans, and other sales and design related materials
Coordinate & Manage Projects
Work effectively across cross-functional lines, in coordination with others involved in marketing, sales, logistics, technical services
Manage projects, including setting objectives, budgeting and observing deadlines
Manage technical relationships between the client, firm, technology vendors and distributors
Assist clients with feasibility studies, equipment budgets, systems requirements and specifications.
Implement, Test, Troubleshoot
Assist technical teams with systems testing and acceptance, utilizing test and calibration tools.
Train client on systems features and functionality.
Assist Documentation team on creating technical and user manuals.
Education, Experience and Skills Requirements:
Bachelor degree in electrical, computer or telecommunications engineering desired
In the absence of a formal degree, 5 years of progressively responsible, directly applicable experience in which incumbent learned to perform the requirements of the position may be substituted
Knowledge of Audiovisual, MEP and construction drawings. Excellent analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills
Public speaking and presentation abilities, with a focus on presenting technical information to those with a non-technical background, including excellent active listening skills
Experience with project development design and documentation experience is preferred.
Knowledge of drawing programs (AutoCAD/Visio) preferred.
PREFERRED, not required
Candidates with InfoComm (ICIA) CTS, CTS-I or CTS-D certifications preferred. Other industry certification such as DMC-E, EAVA, CVE, ACE also helpful
Some control systems DSP programming helpful: AMX, Crestron, Extron
Knowledge of some of the following manufacturers' equipment strongly preferred: Polycom, cisco, Tandberg, LifeSize, AMX, Crestron, Biamp, Extron, Barco, Christie Digital
Some Knowledge of IP Networking, including routing protocols and VoIP, SIP, H.323, videoconferencing applications
Hosted Applications (SaaS) experience helpful, especially for CRM