Lead A/V Field Engineer

Location: Woodbridge, VA
Date Posted: 06-21-2016
FosterThomas, a Mid-Atlantic Staffing and Recruiting Firm, is leading the search for a hands-on Lead A/V Field Engineer for our Client located in Woodbridge, VA.
  • Lead, support and perform in-house system staging, testing and configuration for AV, VTC and related network systems
  • Lead, support and perform field installations of AV, VTC and related network systems
  • Conduct site surveys and installation assessments
  • Provide customer training services
  • Assist with and perform systems acceptance testing and commissioning
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose technical problems
  • Understand and apply industry standards and best practices
  • Understand project requirements and effectively manage time
  • Negotiate and resolve conflicts
  • Document customer requests, engineering/design changes and operating procedures
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience as an AV/VTC Technician
  • Minimum two (2) years’ in a Lead Technician role
  • Ability to travel approximately 30% of time
  • Active Secret Security Clearance and the ability to be cleared to Top Secret
  • BS/BA or equivalent education & experience
  • Ability to supervise a team of technicians, including sub-contractors, and manage work assignments to complete tasks on-time
  • Working knowledge of Visio and/or AutoCad
  • Ability to load and extract AMX and Crestron source code and touch panel files
  • Knowledge of configuring, testing, operating, and maintaining video components including: Codecs, digital signage, IP TV and related equipment
  • Understanding of converged AV & IT environments and design of AV and VTC solutions
  • Must be able to read and comprehend architectural and engineering drawings and schematics
  • Basic knowledge of networking
  • Working knowledge of AV system security measures as they apply to AV & VTC solutions in secure environment
  • CTS certification
  • CTS-I certification preferred
  • Crestron and/or AMX Certifications
  • Cisco and/or Polycom certifications and engineering experience
  • Biamp, Clear-One or BSS Certifications and training preferred
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
Our Client is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

EEO Statement: FosterThomas is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to equal employment opportunities in recruitment, hiring, promotion, training, compensation and disciplinary action with regard to the terms and conditions of employment. FosterThomas does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, color, age, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity genetic information, sexual orientation, or sex, including pregnancy and childbirth, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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