Sr Audio/Visual Engineer - Integration - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Designs, implements, and maintains the institution’s audio and visual (AV) application systems and/or IT infrastructure. Provides an architectural framework for A/V system development, programming, maintenance and enhancements. Understands user and process requirements and ensures those requirements are achieved through high quality deliverables. Works closely with other engineers, system administrators, project leads, and customers to ensure effective integration of A/V systems and the IT infrastructure. Works on critical issues and complex projects. Monitors A/V technological advancements to ensure that solutions are continuously improved, supported, and aligned with industry and company standards as well as emerging campus requirements. Analyzes systems and performs usability testing to ensure performance, consistency, reliability, enhanced scalability, and security requirements. Considered a subject matter expert within discipline. Conducts highly complex integrations critical to the organization. Has extensive latitude for independent judgement. Please Note: Examples listed are not an all-inclusive list of duties and tasks.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field plus four years of experience related to summary of duties or a combination of education and relevant work experience totaling eight years.

Preferred Qualifications

Must have at least two year leadership responsibility.

Preferred Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) certification.

Preferred Crestron Certified Programmer (silver level or above.)


Knowledge of instructional, communication, multimedia, and distance learning technology usage in a university setting.

Knowledge of multimedia hardware, software, and system design.

Knowledge of production, evaluation, instructional services, and resource management principles.

Knowledge of multimedia and distance learning design and production techniques.

Knowledge of theories and techniques involved in the compilation and analysis of statistical and resource data.

Knowledge of training programs and training program development.

Knowledge of A/V Design and implementation.

Knowledge of field-proven management skills.

Knowledge of different types of AV systems (classrooms, lecture halls, auditoriums, conference rooms, huddle spaces, theaters).

Knowledge of digital and analog AV signals (HDMI, display port, HDBaseT, SDI, unbalanced and balanced audio, multi-channel audio, etc.)

Knowledge of desktop applications, MS Office, and Internet browsers.

Knowledge of Enterprise networking (IP Configuration, VLANs, etc.)

Knowledge of Service Management.

Knowledge of Crestron, AMX, Extron Control Systems and Crestron programming protocal.

Knowledge of Windows and Mac OS X Operating Systems.

Knowledge of video streaming technologies (Unicast vs. Multicast, Audio/Video Codecs, etc.)

Knowledge of platform development and administration (operating system installation, configuration, virtualization, and backup recovery).


Skills in technical writing.

Skills in designing, installing, and troubleshooting IT and A/V technology.

Skills in creating and teaching IT and A/V training materials to large audiences.

Skills in the effective supervision, management, and training of personnel.

Skills in being highly self-motivated and must have exceptional organizational skills.

Skills in customer service.

Skills in problem-solving both analytical and conceptual.

Skills in resource management.


Ability to motivate multiple-discipline project teams in meeting client’s needs in a timely manner and meeting budget objectives.

Ability to supervise and manage teams of 5-15 people.

Ability to perform inspections and make necessary adjustments to conform to specifications.

Ability to learn and implement new technology.

Ability to work independently and proactively without direct supervision.

Ability to multi-task, handling multiple projects and issues efficiently through to completion.

Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients, delivering upon expectations.

Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics and architectural blue prints.

Ability to demonstrate planning, organizing and implementation skills that allow the successful completion of a project by a specific due date.

Ability to plan, manage, and delegate tasks regarding instructional, communication, multimedia, and DE technologies in a university setting.

Ability to communicate advanced technical issues orally and in writing to a non-technical user.

Ability to foster a cooperative and collaborative, team-oriented work environment.

Ability to understand the organization’s goals and objectives.

Pay Range

$48,117 - $64,157

Keyword Phrases

  • IT Technology Support Services
  • Sr Audio/Visual Engineer - Integration
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Multimedia
  • Other IT
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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