Under the general direction of the Manager of Communication Technologies or designee, the Audio Visual Engineer will provide expertise to the University of Massachusetts community in the selection, design, and Implementation of audiovisual, sound, and cabling systems as well as support of events, meetings, symposiums, classes.
•Experience with Cisco video conferencing and distance learning
•Experience with live streaming production
•Knowledge of Cisco, Polycom, Tandberg, Crestron, AMX, ClearOne, BiAmp, Extron systems etc.
•CTS qualification is preferred (audio visual qualification from ICIA)
•Bachelor's degree in Information Science, or equivalent experience
•3 years audiovisual technology experience
•Demonstrated knowledge/experience on current and emerging audio and video technologies
•Computer skills (Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Project.
•Knowledge and experience in higher education/trading floor/video conference room setup
•Strong liaison and negotiation skills with client, AV vendors and contractors
•Able to work under pressure and fast-paced environment, willing to work extended hours
•Excellent oral and written communication skills
•Ability to travel to off-site locations.
The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), the state’s first and only public academic health sciences center, focuses on enhancing the health and well-being of the people of the commonwealth and the world through pioneering innovations in education, research and health care delivery. UMMS is one of the fastest-growing research institutions in the country! We educate physicians, scientists and advanced practice nurses to heal, discover, teach and care, with compassion. UMMS is a world-class institution that is consistently ranked as one of the leading medical schools in the nation for primary care education by U.S. News & World Report. The institution ranks near the top among public medical schools in the Northeast in the amount of funding awarded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Commonwealth Medicine and MassBiologics are business units of UMMS that help us provide services and programs to meet the needs of the public.