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Audio/Visual Architect

Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Posted On: 04/30/2021
Requirement Code: 45649
Requirement Detail
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Translate business customer needs into functional and practical system designs
• Write system specifications and statements of work, including RFPs/RFQs.
• Oversee, provide support to, and maintain positive relationships with audio visual vendors, integrators, and partners.
• Support the installation, configuration, commissioning, and training of audio visual integration projects
• Draft or supervise drafting of solutions. Provide final approval on drawings.
• Develop, document, and maintain audio visual reference architecture and support standard operating procedures (SOP), making sure to keep current with industry standards.
• Provide escalated troubleshooting support to Client's and contractor audio visual support staff as needed and on a global level
• Increase the capabilities of all operation's staff by ensuring trainings are developed.
• Ensure that a rigorous proof of concept process is followed by design engineers, resulting in documented testing, training, and updated reference architecture is ratified prior to putting into production
• Evaluate potential products and stay up to date on product offerings
• Keep current on industry standards and best practices
• Define, architect (design), and implement enterprise communication and meeting solutions covering  voice, video and teleconferencing
• Define, in conjunction with users and service providers, the quality standards required to support business collaboration
• Actively participate in developing operational models, processes, and procedures
• Craft system documentation, testing, training, and post-deployment/upgrade assessments including regular system health checks for conference room technology
• Lead and guide operations teams with skills and knowledge to address operational support needs.

TRAINING RESPONSIBILITIES: (REQUIRED)
• Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time.                                                                                                                                                            
Primary Requirement:
1.Strategic Mindset and Experience to help Cepheid build team for AV Domain.
2.Play SME/Architect role for all AV projects - Globally
3.Experience in setting up Operations team using RMM (Remote Management and Monitoring) technology will be desirable
4.Deep and proven technical knowledge in AV designing.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
•You have at least 5-7 years performing as a lead architect or lead designer in previous AV roles
•Bachelor's degree in an Information Technology or related discipline (Computer Science, Software Engineering, Math) and 10+ years related work experience with operating system hardware and/or software and components with an emphasis in Audio/Visual technology
•You are proficient in Microsoft Office Products
•You have deep knowledge of IT (OSI model, TCP/IP settings, LAN/WAN Technologies), and AV specific IT knowledge (Poly, Zoom, Crestron, Camera HW, H.264, H.323, etc.)
•You have a solid grasp of architectural drawings, electrical and telecommunications drawings and related materials
•You have excellent project prioritization and management techniques
•You have superb communication, presentation, and training skills.
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Posted On: 04/30/2021
Requirement Code: 45649
Requirement Detail
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Translate business customer needs into functional and practical system designs
• Write system specifications and statements of work, including RFPs/RFQs.
• Oversee, provide support to, and maintain positive relationships with audio visual vendors, integrators, and partners.
• Support the installation, configuration, commissioning, and training of audio visual integration projects
• Draft or supervise drafting of solutions. Provide final approval on drawings.
• Develop, document, and maintain audio visual reference architecture and support standard operating procedures (SOP), making sure to keep current with industry standards.
• Provide escalated troubleshooting support to Client's and contractor audio visual support staff as needed and on a global level
• Increase the capabilities of all operation's staff by ensuring trainings are developed.
• Ensure that a rigorous proof of concept process is followed by design engineers, resulting in documented testing, training, and updated reference architecture is ratified prior to putting into production
• Evaluate potential products and stay up to date on product offerings
• Keep current on industry standards and best practices
• Define, architect (design), and implement enterprise communication and meeting solutions covering  voice, video and teleconferencing
• Define, in conjunction with users and service providers, the quality standards required to support business collaboration
• Actively participate in developing operational models, processes, and procedures
• Craft system documentation, testing, training, and post-deployment/upgrade assessments including regular system health checks for conference room technology
• Lead and guide operations teams with skills and knowledge to address operational support needs.

TRAINING RESPONSIBILITIES: (REQUIRED)
• Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time.                                                                                                                                                            
Primary Requirement:
1.Strategic Mindset and Experience to help Cepheid build team for AV Domain.
2.Play SME/Architect role for all AV projects - Globally
3.Experience in setting up Operations team using RMM (Remote Management and Monitoring) technology will be desirable
4.Deep and proven technical knowledge in AV designing.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
•You have at least 5-7 years performing as a lead architect or lead designer in previous AV roles
•Bachelor's degree in an Information Technology or related discipline (Computer Science, Software Engineering, Math) and 10+ years related work experience with operating system hardware and/or software and components with an emphasis in Audio/Visual technology
•You are proficient in Microsoft Office Products
•You have deep knowledge of IT (OSI model, TCP/IP settings, LAN/WAN Technologies), and AV specific IT knowledge (Poly, Zoom, Crestron, Camera HW, H.264, H.323, etc.)
•You have a solid grasp of architectural drawings, electrical and telecommunications drawings and related materials
•You have excellent project prioritization and management techniques
•You have superb communication, presentation, and training skills.