Audio/Video Systems Engineer with TS/SCI Clearance

Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Jun 07, 2017
Closes
Jul 06, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems.

 1. Performs systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.

 2. Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

 3. Participates in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements.

 4. Provides input for documentation on new or existing systems.

 5. Develops and conducts tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.

 6. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves operating/hardware system problems.

 7. Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.

 8. Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.

 9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 10. Participates in special projects as required.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

The Audiovisual Systems Technician position is part of a high touch, front line team that provides full life cycle support on an enterprise level for video conferencing, and audio visual technology. The Audiovisual Systems Technician will be responsible for integration, and commissioning of systems in support of high level conference meetings using today's latest technology. The successful candidate will perform first line physical, electrical, mechanical, and network troubleshooting and analysis, and ensure faults are resolved or escalated in a timely manner to ensure they are cleared within SLA targets.

 

Job Responsibilities:

* Install and maintain Audio Visual (AV) and Video Teleconferencing (VTC) ranging from simple (Desktop) to complex (Video Walls; Network Operation Centers) solutions.

* Troubleshoot and document infrastructure changes that support AV and VTC systems to include CAD drawings.

* Manage AV integration projects through all stages of the construction process from Schematic Design Review through Construction Implementation.

* Manage multiple simultaneous projects throughout enterprise.

* Configure, test, and adjust audio and video parameters and control systems settings.

* Document and record all details of the identification and resolution of any network faults on the customer networks using the help desk ticketing software

* Take responsibility and ownership of any identified or customer reported faults with AV or VTC systems and monitor all actions taken to resolve the faults

* Provide extensive troubleshooting, installation, configuration, and testing of videoconferencing, audiovisual equipment (videoconferencing, multimedia, audiovisual, projection systems, displays, cameras, microphones, integrated A/V systems, document cameras, streaming technologies, etc.) and collaboration technologies

* Address and troubleshoot customer issues received via email or phone, as well as through monitoring tools, for videoconferencing endpoints, infrastructure, integrated A/V systems, and networks.

* Document incidents, including opening case, updating with current status and timely closure.

* Test, configuration, and troubleshooting of IP and ISDN networks in support of videoconferencing and A/V equipment

* Escalate as appropriate to internal and external resources

Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications 2-5 years of related systems engineering experience.

 

Unique/Additional Requirements

 

Candidate must be ITIL Foundation certified or capable of obtaining ITIL Foundation level certification.

 

The following certifications preferred: CTS, CTS-D, CTS-I, CVE, NET+, CCNA, Crestron Programming (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced)

 

* Requires 2-5 years of related experience in design, integration, support, and troubleshooting of videoconferencing and audiovisual technologies.

* Extensive knowledge with demonstrated experience engineering, documenting and implementing designs for Video Conferencing, conference rooms, Webcasting, and Streaming Video systems using today's latest technology.

* Experience/ of working in a dynamic environment and producing quality work to demanding timescales.

* Strong knowledge with demonstrated experience using VTC Codec's, Audio Mixers, Control Systems, AV automation, Wiring, Amplifiers, Microphones, Projection systems, Video Cameras and other A/V peripheral equipment.

* Crestron Control systems programming

* Experience working with and troubleshooting Cisco, Tandberg, Polycom products required

* Experience with ISDN legacy equipment would be preferable

* Proficient with AutoCAD, Simple Windows, Vision Tools Pro, Photoshop, Acrobat Professional

 

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.