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POSTED: August 5, 2019

AV Design Engineer

Ithaca College
Ithaca, NY
Full time
Technical (Programmer, Developer, Analyst)

Lead the design, development, and installation of AV technology hardware, peripherals, and system installations located in classrooms, conference rooms, offices, event spaces, theaters, and digital signage for the College. This position will consult and collaborate with campus stakeholders, vendors, architects, electrical and carpentry trades, and internal Network, Endpoint, and System Administration Teams. Develop and maintain expertise in audio-visual configuration and an awareness of the latest trends and best practices in AV industry.

•Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience with audio-visual system design and integration •Previous hands-on experience with performing AV system installations, management, and troubleshooting modern AV technology systems •Experience with CAD and Visio, knowledge of modern construction processes, and familiarity of ADA requirements, as they pertain to audio-visual system design; •Avixa CTS certification or equivalent; CTS-D certification must be obtained within a year from hire date •Demonstrated record of strong customer service skills •Excellent attention to detail, and strong analytical organizational, written and verbal communications skills; •Must possess a high degree of professionalism, judiciousness, diplomacy, and sensitivity to the needs of all constituencies in an academic environment and the ability to effectively work and interact respectfully within a diverse and inclusive environment •Valid New York State Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one and ability to work overtime required.
Bachelor’s degree
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements. We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel. When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college. Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at