Audio Visual Project Engineer

Location: Tampa, FL

Full-time

US Citizenship Required: Yes

Clearance Type: Secret

Travel: 50%+

Description: 

Join a growing team that provides unlimited room for your professional growth. You will be a team member that performs at the highest levels in the Department of Defense. We encourage our employees to strive for the next level and back it up with paid training and opportunity. We offer great pay, excellent benefits, and the tools to succeed.

Position Summary:
We are seeking an AV Project Engineer to lead on-site integration teams globally. You will deploy with the integration team to government and civilian sites worldwide, building AV/VTC systems. These systems include voice and video network hardware and software, media control systems (AMX / Crestron / Extron), DSPs, matrix mixers and switchers, codecs (Cisco/Tandberg/Polycom).

Responsibilities:

Site Work

  • The Project Engineer works directly with Project Management and Engineering to ensure a thorough understanding of all phases of the projects assigned.

  • Deploys globally as the Project Site Lead, performs as a working site supervisor, reporting to the assigned Project Manager.

  • Interprets designs and delegates daily objectives to the crew to meet WBS objectives.

  • Performs all (in-field project) management reporting.

  • Coordinates, receives, and inventories shipments. 

  • Performs as the primary customer contact.

  • Performs hands-on installation work and supervises crews.

  • Coordinates with the C3EL PM and on-site client technical staff for the provisioning of network and VTC systems.

  • Loads and troubleshoots control code, codec configurations, DSP configurations, Videowall controllers, and Video processors configurations.  

  • Coordinates the completion of as-builts.

  • Coordinates and performs system testing and closeout documentation.

 Project Development

  • Support the design and engineering processes to develop AV/VTC system packages.

  • Perform surveys, assisting with design efforts for AV/VTC systems, video walls, digital signage systems, layer 1 cabling, audio systems, and acoustic treatments.

  • Contributes to projects from the initial estimating phase through final inspections and commissioning.

  • Performs as a level 1 programmer. Loads complex code from senior programmers and can modify code in the field/PITCO based on senior programmer direction.

  • Effectively uses a debugger and communicates technical issues with the senior programmers by phone.

  • Develops DSP files and configures gain structure, configures AEC settings, performs audio tests locally, and with VTC distant end.

  • Executes statements of work by clearly understanding the scope and demark of project requirements and services provided by others.

  • Develops detailed daily reports.

  • Reviews and approves as-builts for release.

  • Supervises and supports/performs testing, documentation, and training.

Qualifications and Work Requirements:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience with complex AV/VTC projects. 

  • Competent and capable communicator with MS Office Products. 

  • Has all the required tools and test equipment. 

  • Current DOD Clearance

  • CTS. CTS-I required 90 days from hire.

  • Barco, Samsung, Planar Installation Certifications.

  • Crestron, Extron, Biamp, Thinklogical, QSC, ClearOne, certifications required.