Audio/Visual Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00000404-1
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Adtech Systems
  • Website: http://www.adtechsystems.com/
  • Location: Sudbury, Massachusetts
  • Salary: $90,000 to $110,000
  • Sector: AV, VC/UC & Networks
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Adtech Systems offers the latest in audio visual technology design and installation. We are a passionate and dedicated company of 160+ people who come to work every day focused on providing easy to use solutions and unsurpassed customer service. We are headquartered in Sudbury, MA with additional offices in CT and NH. You can learn more about our company at http://adtechsystems.com/.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

Design

  • Create design proposal and equipment list for large Audio Video systems. Examples of these systems are
  • Video Conferencing Farms
  • Multiple Room Combine Divide Systems
  • 20+ people conference rooms with Mix Minus systems
  • 20+ people conference rooms with digital delegate and voting systems
  • Remote Learning Classrooms
  • Networked audio systems using Dante, AVB or other digital distributions systems
  • Video Streaming Systems
  • Video Wall systems
  • Other AV projects in the range of 250K~500K and above with lifespans of three months to twelve months.
  • Coordinate with Sales the creation of a detailed scope of work and end user.
  • Coordinate with Drafting department on the creation of detailed construction drawings indicating full design intent. Details should include but not limited to:
  • Custom Plate design, and connector labelling.
  • Speaker, Projector, Display, Electric Screen mounting details based on manufacturer specifications
  • Room elevations and Sections
  • Cable and Conduit Risers
  • Rack elevations and Rack Ventilation
  • Power riser, proper circuit power consumption and distribution
  • Floor plans and RCPs
  • Audio, Video and control Flows
  • Floor Boxes and wall plate details.
  • Coordinate with project manager with all necessary technical support to successfully complete projects.

Bid Work Coordination

  • Analyse consultant Request For Proposal Documents and produce:
  • A comprehensive equipment list for a successful project
  • Labour estimation for Engineering, Programing, Rack Fab and field installation
  • Coordinate with Consultant, EC and GC during the whole project cycle
  • Custom Plate size, dimensions and locations
  • Floor boxes.
  • Power Requirements
  • Equipment mounting and location
  • Coordinate with Drafting department on the creation of detailed construction drawings indicating full design intent. Details should include but not limited to:
  • Custom Plate design, and connector labelling.
  • Speaker, Projector, Display, Electric Screen mounting details based on manufacturer specifications
  • Room elevations and Sections
  • Cable and Conduit Risers
  • Rack elevations and Rack Ventilation
  • Power riser, proper circuit power consumption and distribution
  • Floor plans and RCPs
  • Audio, Video and control Flows
  • Floor Boxes and wall plate details.
  • Coordinate with project manager with all necessary technical support to successfully complete projects.

Participate

  • Conduct equipment research on new & existing technology
  • Participate in design reviews with sales, customer
  • Interface with vendors on product research & problems
  • Work with other participants on the project team (other engineers, project managers, field technicians, fabricators, programmers, purchasing, etc.
  • Participate in design reviews with sales, customer and consultants
  • Interface with general contractor and other field personnel on design and facility issues
  • Participate in professional development activities.

Support and Coordinate

  • Work closely with Project Manager, Rack Build personnel and control system programmer to collaboratively address design questions and concerns
  • Work with General Contractor as well as other subcontractors to ensure appropriate project design coordination
  • Ongoing support of those involved in the installation process
  • Conduct site surveys, as tasked and/or necessary
  • Ensure required submittals and other paperwork are generated in a timely fashion
  • Oversee and/or prepare final documentation, “as built” drawings

Standards and Best Practices

  • Help steer the standards and best practices for the engineer library
  • Standards and Best Practices are there to ensure the good communication between engineer, project managers, installation and service.

Champion

  • Serve as mentor to other Junior Level engineers by helping them follow and advice on the path to higher engineering levels.
  • Review and advise on other Junior level level engineers.
  • Constantly research new products and technologies and report and advise on the department’s inclusion of such products and technologies.

Qualifications

  • 8 years in the AV engineering field.
  • Infocomm CTS Certification
  • Infocomm Networking Techonology certification.
  • Biamp, BSS, Clearone, Symetrix, QSC audio DSP certifications
  • SynAudCom Sound System Design certification
  • Dante certification.
  • HDBaseT alliance Expert Program Certification.
  • Crestron DMC-S, DMC-D-4K, DMC-E-4K certifications.
  • Extron XTP Systems Design Engineer, School of Emerging Technologies certifications.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Desire to learn new skills and stay up to date on new technologies.
  • Desire to share that knowledge and teach others.
  • Practical knowledge of converges data networking
  • Working knowledge of industry standards and codes.
  • Experienced in the operation of Autocad LT
  • Expert in the operation of Word, Excel and Outlook
  • EASE or other acoustical modelling software highly desirable
  • Excellent written, verbal, presentation and organization skills
  • Team player who works well and collaborate with others.

Adtech Systems, LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. No agency or search firm fees will be paid in connection with this posting. Applicants for U.S. based positions with Adtech Systems, LLC must be legally authorized to work in the United States and verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship and relocation are not available for this position. M/F/D/V