Full Job Description
The Security Design Engineer is responsible for carrying out all company goals and objectives as it relates to this position. Successfully interfaces with all departments of company, (sales, operations and accounting) to provide accurate design, drawings and support documentation of installed customer systems. Must have the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers. Accountable for being knowledgeable and articulate in the Security systems offered and supported.
Must possess and maintain a contemporary and comprehensive knowledge of AV systems to develop technical solutions and conceptual engineering design specifications that meet customer requirements.
Provide support of pre and post-sales AV engineering tasks.
Responsible for meeting with clients to determine their system needs.
Suggest technical alternatives, develop cost estimates, and manage all work to meet project deadlines.
Analyze related technology, resource needs and market demand, to plan and assess the feasibility of projects.
Provide project management support and resolution of issues on projects in progress.
Provide technical support to technicians (project related as well as general support).
Research, review, and coordinate available training courses and resources for AV team members.
Provide details and drawings used for fabrication and installation of audio, video, and control systems
Test and program control systems, computer controlled digital signal processors, routers and mixers
Follow projects through to final adjustment and commissioning of installed systems, including but not limited to, quality control of hardware and software, etc.
Creates equipment lists, floor plans, rack and console elevations
Creates test plans and test systems
Coordinate with appropriate departments to assure proper scheduling & integration of designed systems
Must be able to provide economically feasible audio/visual, sound, RF, conferencing and network systems design, and propose products for suitability and reliability for use on projects
Must always engage in a professional manner with customers
This person must be able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and work well with other people
Experience with security systems such as Lenel, RS2, DSX, Brivo, Pelco, Milestone, ExacqVision, Bosch, DMP and Aiphone is strongly desired
At least 3 years of engineering experience
Working knowledge and/or experience in the following fields of AV expertise: Video Conferencing, Sound Reinforcement, Acoustical Analysis, Media Distribution, Control Systems,
Working knowledge and/or experience with the following manufacturer"s offerings: Biamp, Shure, Bosch, Crestron, Kramer, SVSi.
Avixa CTS Certification preferred