Audio Visual Field Engineer

  • TierPM
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Sep 15, 2020

Job Description

The Field Engineer is a mid-level technician with experience in system installation, cabling, wiring and troubleshooting audio visual systems or IT networks that has a keen attention to detail and a growing passion for the development of software solutions for control or sound processing.  In addition the Field Engineer will assist with control systems programming and debugging working closely with the Lead Programmer, Project Manager, Project Engineer and technicians.

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Position Description

  • Field Installation, cabling, wiring and troubleshooting of audio visual systems as well as IT data networks.

  • Program and configure audio visual equipment.

  • Commission Audio Visual systems by testing control systems post install and verifying quality standards are being realized.

  • Create and review semantic designs

  • Create and review material lists and checklists for proper installation

  • Program and configure systems with consultant driven designs as well as developing designs from scratch from client requirements

  • Interface with consultants, vendors, general contractors, electrical contractors and other partners

  • Constantly interact with Project Managers, Sales Engineers, Field Engineers, and Technicians

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least 2-3 years experience in audio visual system installation, cabling, wiring and troubleshooting audio visual systems as well as IT data networks.

  • At least two years of programming or commissioning experience in the professional commercial audio/video integration industry required.

  • Ability to create WLANs for wireless communication of devices.

  • Basic programming experience including debuging applications in the field in each of the software languages standard for the industry.

  • Preferred certification, knowledge and understanding of Audio Visual, security and low voltage systems.

  • Preferred experience reading, understanding and explaining CAD functional, riser, and architectural drawings

  • Licensed to drive with a clean driving record

Education and Certifications:


  • Certifications are highly preferred

  • Programming experience highly preferred


80000 - 100000