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Job Opening: Audio Visual Field Commissioning Engineer


Position: Audio Visual Field Commissioning Engineer
Company: One Workplace
Location: Santa Clara CA US


Audio Visual Field Commissioning Engineer

Santa Clara, CA

Overview/Position Summary

Supports Technology Division by providing leadership on complex audio and video systems. Provides implementation and commissioning of AV systems from inception to completion.


System Commissioning Tasks

  • Perform system testing and calibration for proper performance that will include; execute documented test procedures both in house and on site, load, test and troubleshoot control programming systems, calibration of video and audio equipment to meet customer requirements
  • Configure all installed devices pursuant to design package specification and to their optimal settings.
  • Write, load, configure, and EQ Basic Control & complex DSP source files.
  • Thoroughly test and force-fail all systems for quality control purposes both in-house and on-site.
  • Communicate regularly with Design Engineers, Lead Installers and Project Manager as to conditions with the systems or troubleshooting continuum performed.
  • Open service tickets and troubleshoot hardware issues with manufacturers
  • Demonstrate system settings and conditions upon completion of system commissioning to Project Manager and end users.
  • Communicate directly with assigned Systems Design Engineer regarding system operational questions or concerns.
  • Red-line system design packages with site/condition changes.

Networking Tasks

  • Create local area networks for the sole purposes of communication amongst devices separate from the customer network infrastructure
  • Create WLANs for wireless communication of devices.
  • Configure VOIP SIP credentials
  • Communicate via email and phone with client IT staff members regarding specific system requirements, problems, potential short-term and long-term issues, etc.
  • Provide technical support for integration team and service technicians as requested to help resolve complex technical problems, including the facilitation of programming and/or equipment configuration changes



  • Minimum of 5-7 years’ direct experience in the field of audio visual and/or broadcast integration
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in engineering, design and commissioning role
  • Past installation, CAD and control programming experience preferred
  • ICIA InfoComm CTS and CTS-D certification preferred


  • Up to date familiarity with commercial audio visual, videoconferencing and broadcast manufacturers of equipment
  • Certifications in Extron, Crestron, Shure, Cisco, Polycom, BiAmp, ClearOne, Auditnate, and others as needed
  • Ability to work independently in situations that are fast-paced with frequent deadlines
  • Responsible for making decisions and exercising prudent judgment with minimal guidance
  • Must be detail oriented

Physical Requirements

  • Seeing, color perception, hearing/listening, clear speech, and hand and finger dexterity
  • Ability to move distances within and between warehouses/offices
  • Driving, pushing/pulling and ability to lift and carry up to 75 pounds
  • Complex reading and writing, basic math skills required

Working Environment

  • Regularly works with others and has both face-to-face and verbal contact with clients and other vendors. But can work alone at times
  • Generally, works in an office environment with moderate noise
  • May work around moving objects, mechanical, electrical, and pressurized equipment
  • Nature of work can require intermittent, unusual hours, travel and time spent out of the office

Job Status

  • Exempt


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