Lead complete design efforts from start to finish and help collaborate on large-scale projects, as needed
Effectively understand requirements and develop highly functional designs on time and within budget for multiple ongoing projects
Create functional system descriptions, scopes of work, and all corresponding diagrams/documentation necessary for project success
Ensure all diagrams are clear and concise with accurate pricing, and all miscellaneous materials needed have been properly identified and included
Serve as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) to the Account Executive for pre and post sales opportunities, providing technical consultation and analysis, as needed
Maintain knowledge of industry trends, latest products, and emerging technologies
Provide technical guidance and oversight during installation and support processes
Proactively advise cross-functional teams of any challenges or potential labor needs, while leading the charge to anticipate and engineer solutions
Additional duties as assigned
Who You Are
Ten (10) plus years of AV design experience with High School Diploma or equivalent
Eight (8) plus years of AV design experience with Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
Able to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex system problems
Experience designing for corporations, educational institutions, or government agencies
Someone who loves to keep track of emerging technologies and understands how they can be leveraged to meet design requirements
Highly motivated and organized, able to prioritize tasks and meet project deadlines
Proactive communicator who can easily work cross-functionally
Familiar with Google Suite, Visio, AutoCAD; or similar software
The following certifications are a plus: CTS or CTS-D
What We’ll Love About You
You enjoy working hard and having fun at work
You keep up with the latest AV trends and technologies, easily able to design cutting-edge systems, on time and within budget – exceeding expectations
Previous audio visual programming or networking design experience
You are able to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks, competing priorities, and projects simultaneously
You take pride in the work you do and the difference you make internally and externally
You have outstanding attention to detail
You proactively resolve potential problems
You communicate effectively with project stakeholders
Eager to learn and grow, while making a meaningful contribution starting day one
What You’ll Love About Us
The culture. We strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone is empowered to perform at their best, and have fun while doing so.
Make a difference. From day one, you will be encouraged to make a meaningful contribution, learn, and grow.
Benefits. We have a full suite of benefits available to keep you happy, healthy, and prepared for the future.
Work-life balance. We recognize that work is only one part of what makes you, well… you. Work-life balance is important for your overall health and wellbeing. We encourage our team members to take advantage of personal and vacation time.
Valley Communications Systems, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
Founded in 1945, we are an industry-leading, full-service communications company, delivering custom solutions for digital transformation, greater business enablement, and security. We serve as an established and strategic national partner for Fortune 500 enterprises, premier educational institutions, as well as Federal, State and Local governments.
Our deep New England roots keep us at the forefront of technology growth and innovation to exceed the expectations of our most discerning and forward-thinking clients. Our solutions meticulously blend the art and science of intuitive, seamless UX design with world class technology, integrating simple, scalable solutions that deliver unparalleled experience, value and measurable ROI.