AV Enginner

Location: Palo Alto, California
Posted On: 10/10/2017
Job Code: VM_PA_993
Job Description
Duration: 10-11 months
This person will be responsible for managing AV deployments.
Skills and Expertise:
• Experience with managing large scale AV deployments and design. Manage multiple projects within the budgeted cost & schedule and ensure that the quality of the delivered systems are maintained
• Understand the key Stages in a Project life cycle and their interdependencies in order to efficiently schedule work
• Understanding of deployments of AV technologies such as room control, room automation, video conferencing, audio processors and digital signage
• Liaison with other internal departments, clients and contractors ensuring that they know what is needed from them and what we need to deliver to them
• Liaison with AV vendors during trouble determination, evaluation, and resolution and processes all repair orders accurately and quickly to ensure technician response.
• Escalates issues and tracks service requests and repairs through resolution
• Has strong analytical skills and ability to carry our root cause analysis and manage mitigation actions
• Maintains configuration control records, and maintains equipment hardware and software inventory
• Control and maintain the necessary project documentation in associated job files
• Highly experienced in larger enterprise environments, with demonstrated experience in customer facilitation and collaboration
• Superior presentation and communication skills (written and oral)
• Expert with Crestron, Polycom, Extron products
• Performs other duties as assigned/ required
List of Experience:
• 6-8 years of experience with AV deployments
• Solid understanding of AV deployments
• Have a high level of computer literacy including MS Project, Excel and Word. Office 365 experience
• Experience with networked AV technology
• Solid troubleshooting, communications skills and customer focused essential
• Independence and ownership: work with a minimum of direct supervision or guidance from others
• Be highly organized, flexible and able to approach different types of tasks during the working day
• Be able to understand and communicate project budgets and schedules
• Methodical, structured and self-motivated with excellent organizational and communication skills
• The ability to prioritize and work under pressure is essential
Minimum Experience Required:
Six to eight (6-8) years related experience in AV and information technology solutions
This person will be help management the deployment of the AV system in the new building at the Palo Alto campus. There will be no installing, or designing but will be working with vendors to make sure everything is going well and on-time.
What are the top 3 skills/requirements this person should have? AV systems/Creston, Project Management skills, Video conferencing systems.
What are the top 3 soft skills (i.e., Presentation Skills, organization, etc.) this person should have? Work in challenging situations/work in a dynamic environment (prioritize and schedule things properly), good communicator (oral/written - will be working with a lot of different people to complete projects ,
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
MS Project, Automation, MS Word, Direct3D, MS Excel, Project Management, VMware, Management

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Abhijit Junnarkar