AV Support Specialist, Silicon Valley Campus-2007748
In 2002, the University established a branch campus in Silicon Valley to connect its many distinctive technology education programs to the innovative business community at the epicenter of the 21st-century technology revolution. Most courses required for the degree programs at CMU-SV campus are offered directly on the campus, taught by local faculty. Several courses are also available via video-cast to or from Pittsburgh, to ensure full integration between programs. Carnegie Mellon University now has over 9,000 alumni working in the Bay Area. Virtually every local company has a cadre of Carnegie Mellon alumni in leadership positions, and many companies have been founded by this network of alumni.
We are seeking to hire an AV Support Specialist. In this role, you are responsible for providing audio-video/technical support on campus. Your primary emphasis will be on integrated video and audio conference systems, smart classroom technology, and program delivery. You will have an understanding of the application of technology to instruction and familiarity of AV technology in academic settings. You will provide equipment diagnostics, testing, set-up, operation and maintenance, and oversight to ensure daily connectivity of video conference and classroom technologies. Oversees the scheduling of equipment. We are looking for someone who may need to direct the work of vendors, non-university contractors and staff for the construction of classroom systems to be used in instruction and for scheduling of classroom capture activities.
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.