Senior AV Project Engineer - Audio Visual

Recruiter
In2 resourcing
Location
Twickenham, Greater London
Salary
£55000 - £60000/annum + Benefits
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
In2 Resourcing are working with a market leading AV Integrator who have multiple offices across the UK. Due to continued growth, my client is now seeking an experienced Senior Project Engineer to join the team in their Southern based office. In this role, you will be reporting to the Head of Project Engineering and will provide business knowledge, experience and hands-on technical expertise to support the Operations team on a wide range of Audio Visual technologies including: Audio Visual; video conferencing; and Unified Communications.You will be involved in a range of projects within AV, Video Conferencing and Unified Communications. These projects will range in size and value and while the majority will be UK only, some may include foreign installation locations and or customers.The role of the Senior Project Engineer is work closely with and under the direction of the Project Management team and Project Coordination team to provide operations with; idea generation; best practices; analysis; and subject matter expertise in the areas of AV / and UC ; integration; implementation; and support services.Key Responsibilites (include but not limited to)
* Provide operational expertise for Operations teams.* Be the technical authority for all project activity supporting the project manager/project coordinator as required* Conduct Customer Site Surveys throughout Europe where these are chargeable* Provide Customer Consultancy, including analysing Customer needs, hardware design suggestions and best practise advice to our client.* Provide recommendation reports to Pre-Sales.* End user training, troubleshooting.* Coordinate and help plan Audio Visual activities with other Client groups as required (e.g., facilities, IT, etc.).* Administrative tasks such as completing AV information Survey documents.* Drawings - Create & modify Schematic diagrams and Plan & Elevation drawings.* Create and modify user documentation and O&M Manuals as required.* Interact in person, by phone, and/or e-mail directly with end user management & end-users.* Recommend measures to improve performance & increase efficiency* Effective escalation* Assist with continuous team and process improvements
Desired Skills & ExperienceThe following technical skills are desired:
* Infocomm Certified Technology Specialist - CTS
Any other relevant industry certification would be advantageous.
* Experience of dealing with multiple vendors would be of great interest* Extensive knowledge of H.320 and H.323 videoconferencing standards* Extensive experience with general Audio Visual technologies* Extensive working experience with major videoconferencing equipment such as: codecs from Polycom and Cisco; control systems from Creston and AMX.* Must have relevant certifications from the following vendors:
- Polycom
- Cisco
- Crestron
- Extron
- ClearOne
- Bi-Amp (advantageous)
- Shure
- StarLeaf (advantageous)
- Datapath (advantageous)
- Barco ClickShare
- Other relevant wireless presentation technologies

* Highly dedicated and organized.* An understanding of networking and wireless and its impact on AV & VC.* Superior analytical ability.* High levels of professionalism and integrity.* High levels of interpersonal skills.* High ability to work with peers.* Exceptional customer service skills.* Exceptional written, verbal and interpersonal skills.* Excellent problem solving skills.* Can maintain a professional attitude and appearance at all times.* Extensive use of business computer systems including Microsoft Office applications such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook and MS Visio.* Previous knowledge of Stardraw application would be a distinct advantage.* Experience drawing wiring schematics and creation of elevantions.
If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please apply with your full CV and someone within the team will be sure to give you a call to discuss this further