Alpha Video is seeking an experienced AV Field Engineer who excels at pushing completed installs across the finish line.
The AV Field Engineer’s primary responsibility is to adjust, test, configure and commission Audio Video & IT systems, bringing projects to completion and ensuring quality. They must also understand design, demonstrate installation and commissioning techniques. The successful candidate will understand large audio/video systems, have a solid technical background and understanding of video, audio, control, data/networking systems. The Field Engineer will work closely with the Design Engineers, Installers and Project Managers to ensure systems have been properly commissioned, installation standards have been met and documentation has been performed.
Knowledge of legacy and state-of-the industry multimedia systems and equipment used in best-in-class conference centers and large venues
Demonstrated expertise in analyzing and solving complex technical problems and an interest in developing field solutions
Strong results oriented with a flexible attitude to deliver seamless and timely services to customers
Familiar with all types of AV equipment and control systems, including Extron, Crestron, Dante, Q-Sys, etc.
Proficient understanding of LAN/WAN hardware and software for switches, hubs, routers, point-to-point data circuits via copper and fiber for audio and video and control
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills related to videoconferencing, connectivity and A/V equipment required; firm understanding of global videoconferencing standards
Experienced in full setup, configuration and troubleshooting to the network level on Cisco, Poly, Zoom, Teams, and similar videoconferencing systems
Configure high and low-end video projectors and displays such as Epson, Sony, Panasonic, etc.
In-depth “hands on” knowledge of audio and video production tools such as cameras, switchers, monitors, live streaming systems, etc. and able to correctly setup and diagnose problems with such equipment
Ability to liaise with manufacturers and integration team to identify issues with hardware in the field
Ability to create, read and notate on high-level schematics, signal flow diagrams and construction drawings.
Candidate must be a proactive leader and “A” player
Candidate must have strong verbal communications skills, be well organized and capable of handling multiple assignments
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to supervise small teams. Sensitivity and tact in dealing with staff/partners/clients at different levels in a diverse environment
Candidate must have a commitment to excellence and to ongoing education in Engineering and IT and to the mastery of his or her craft
Ability to solve unusual or unexpected problems
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Alpha Video & Audio, Inc.
Alpha Video is a national integrator of audio, video, and broadcast technologies that empower organizations to better communicate with their target audience. We help our clients succeed by designing, installing, and supporting solutions that improve communications, collaboration, and content creation.
With our extensive expertise in a variety of industries, we are able to partner with our clients to overcome complex visual communications challenges.