AV Systems Engineer
Company: Auburn University Employment
Posted on: November 17, 2019
Job Title: Specialist IV/V/VI, Information Technology (AV Systems
Department/Organization: Office of Information Technology Admin
Salary Grade: 34
Salary Range: $45,100 - $99,600
As a team member of the Campus Audio Video Systems Group, the
successful candidate will be responsible for first and second-tier
support in Classrooms, Conference Rooms, and other AV systems
across campus. The position will receive support from installation
and design teams with issues requiring advanced support. This
position may supervise a group of students responsible for
first-tier support. The candidate should have a working knowledge
of AV systems and a proven track-record demonstrating
troubleshooting ability. This position will also support the new
project design and installation as needed.
Essential Functions of the position include, but are not limited
1. Supervises a group of students responsible for first-tier
support.2. Customer Service approach that requires interfacing with
Professors and Instructors while helping them with technical
issues.3. Creating instructional documentation and conducting
end-user training.4. Interfacing with manufacturers on equipment
issues, repairs, and returns.5. Oversees preventative maintenance
procedures with proactively scheduled classroom check-ups.6.
Digital Signage distribution and customer support.7. Cable TV
distribution throughout campus buildings and end-user support.8.
Making schedules, maintaining spare parts inventory (batteries and
lamps), and keeping track of loaner inventory.
Candidate should have familiarity with general IP networking
concepts, network-based and digital video systems, digital audio
systems and control systems.
Auburn residents overwhelmingly rate the city as a great place to
live, work and raise children, but don't just take their word for
it. Forbes has consistently ranked Auburn on its lists for Best
Places to Retire and Best Small Places for Business and Careers.
Auburn City Schools have consistently been ranked among the top
public school systems in the state and nation.
Auburn University is committed to providing a comprehensive
employee benefits package that attracts and retains talent to
further the University's mission and contributes to the personal
and financial well-being of employees and their families. Employee
Benefits include: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Care,
Cancer Insurance, Life Insurance/Personal Accident Coverage,
Disability Group & Supplemental Plans, Flexible Spending Account
Plan, and Mandatory and Voluntary Retirement Plans, Auburn
University Federal Credit Union, Bookstore Discounts, Tiger Perks
discounts on dining, shopping and entertainment, Travel Assistance
(Domestic and International), and Educational Improvements for
Employees and Dependents.
Entry into the applicant pool as a Specialist IV will require a
High School diploma or equivalent and five (5) or more years of
relevant experience in complex audio video systems set up and
repair and/or complex networking configuration and operation.
Advanced degrees may be considered in lieu of some work experience.
This position will require practical knowledge of electronic shop
methods, procedures, and tools as well as current audio/visual,
computer and networking technologies. The successful candidate will
be a highly self-motivated person who is capable of performing with
limited supervision and possesses exceptional creativity,
communication, and interpersonal skills. Candidate must be capable
of working on ladders/scaffolding, and comfortable operating power
Typical salaries for Specialist IV are between $55K and $65K.
The Specialist V position requires a Bachelor's degree and four (4)
or more years of relevant experience as indicated. Starting
salaries are typically between $64K and $75K.
Level VI requires a Bachelor's degree and seven (7) or more years
of experience. Starting salaries are typically between $73K and
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Engineering or
Sciences. Certifications from Avixa, CompTIA, and/or BICSI.
Experience with AMX, Extron, Biamp software/configurations, and
streaming video technologies. Knowledge and experience with digital
signage and Cable TV systems. Ability to lift 75 pounds.
Posting Date: 10-25-2019
Close Date: 11-11-2019
Job Class Code: MA14 D/E/F
Job Category: IT
Auburn University is an EEO/Veterans/Disability Employer and
committed to building an inclusive and diverse community.
Auburn University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment
opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex,
religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected
veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender
identity, or any other classification protected by applicable
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