* *Work Status/Clearance:* Must be a US Citizen as required by the US Government, eligible for or currently have active TS/SCI, Public Trust etc. Are you looking to join a fast-growing company where you can do the best work of your career? At Impyrian we believe in a team environment that promotes the ability to make a difference within the organization. We treat our employees with the same commitment to “Go Beyond” in an environment of respect, collaboration and dedication to excellence. Impyrian is a provider of IT services with nationwide project capabilities. Since 2008, Impyrian’s focus on quality support to the Federal Government and Government Integrators has led it to become a leader in the Federal Services marketplace. Impyrian is an SBA certified 8(a) company developing and implementing large scale Information Technology programs at federal agencies such as DHS, DOI, HHS, DOL, GSA, DOC, USPS and DOD. Impyrian is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with customers and operations that are primarily located in the DC, Maryland, Virginia region. The Inc 5000 ranks Impyrian as the 276 fastest growing private company in the Nation and the 7th fastest growing company in Maryland with a three-year growth rate of 1622. *Impyrian is seeking a Senior Audio Visual/Multimedia Engineer with the following qualifications:* The Audio-Visual/Multimedia (AVMM) Engineer provides design, installation and maintenance of AVMM systems. The AVMM Engineer is also responsible for the configuration management (CM) of developmental and operational AVMM systems. *Position Overview* The Audio-Video/Multimedia (AVMM) Engineer shall possess the following capabilities:
* Prepare operational guides * Train Government customers in proper use of AVMM systems * Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of AVMM systems * Provide Tiered (Help Desk) problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems * Manage the daily activities of configuration and operation of AVMM systems * Provide assistance to users in accessing and using AVMM systems * Document hardware and software configuration management processes and procedures * Coordinate hardware installations across multiple sites * Maintain and develop the environment for hardware and software product build, staging, testing and integration * Apply concepts and define and implement hardware and software configuration management processes and procedures, such as creating product build scripts and procedures, and integrate those scripts with the hardware and software build process * Conduct analysis on AVMM systems by ensuring designs are cost efficient, able to be integrated, and reliable * Communicate with the other engineering personnel to coordinate the interrelated design and assure project completion * Designs, documents, and develops code for programmable devices. * Analyze complex hardware systems, hardware design, architecture, network design and other technical hardware issues. * Perform testing on equipment. * Provide hardware maintenance support, both preventative and remedial. * Deploy, install, and implement AVMM at Continental United States (CONUS) and Outside Continental United States (OCONUS). * Conduct site surveys * Streamline control system interfaces to be fully automated and maximize user experience. * Configure control systems, communications devices and peripheral equipment * Develop costing proposals for the program manager * Perform telecommunications punch block installation and maintenance for serial copper data paths * Interpret drawings, specifications, and other related documents. * Design a wide variety of AVMM solutions including multi-level security VTC/PC systems, enterprise level VTC and collaboration systems, conference rooms, classrooms, command centers, auditoriums, digital signage, and streaming. * Acts as equipment custodian and performs inventory asset management and accountability functions * Assist in defining and implementing hardware and software configuration management processes and procedures; such as creating product build scripts and procedures, and integrating those scripts with the hardware and software build process * Interpret facility and AVMM drawings from architects and facilities program managers * Organize and directs hardware installations across multiple sites * Implement hardware and software version control processes, policies and procedures * Leads the contractors in the designs of new products and processes and improve and maintain existing products * Provide technical leadership to level 1 and level 2 contractor engineers * Act as internal consultant providing technical guidance on complex projects * Organize and direct hardware installations. * Develop AVMM installation schedules based upon equipment delivery, integration complexity, and customer priorities * Prepare drawings documenting as-built configurations * Organize and direct teams to address critical system failures
* *Education and Work Requirements:* * Five (5) years’ experience as an AVMM Engineer in a minimum of 10 skill sets below with at least two (2) areas covering maintenance:
* Analog, SDI and HD SDI signal processing and conversion * Scalable video coding * Compression and decompression techniques * Encoding/decoding of TV standards such as ATSC, QAM, NTSC, PAL * Signal theory and analysis * Audio processing * Sound reinforcement and speaker placement * Sightlines, screen size and projection distances * Integration/use of HID via Crestron DM Switch * Cable termination (Fiber, copper, audio, control, etc.) * Maintenance of various HD/SD broadcast equipment (switchers, cameras, etc.) * Integration of audio and video teleconferencing systems * Installation and maintenance of IP based television * Operation and set-up of various broadcast production switchers * Operation and maintenance of audio mixers * Integration of wired/wireless microphone systems and configurations * Design, system integration and maintenance of AVMM systems * Computer Aided Design (CAD) * Multi-classification VTC and PC integration with numerous security mitigation techniques * Custom fabrication of parts and cables * Installation of low voltage wiring /cable; soldering / termination of connectors; equipment wiring
Five (5) years’ experience as an AVMM Engineer with Two (2) years’ experience in leading other
AVMM Engineers on scheduling, project management, technical consultation, and guidance, and a Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university.
In lieu of a bachelor’s degree, an Associate’s Degree in a technical discipline and Two (2) years’ AVMM experience or Four (4) years of AVMM experience in the areas identified above may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree for a total of Nine (9) years’ experience. Crestron programming experience will substitute 1 year for 2 years total experience. (U) Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) and/or CTS-Installation and/or CTS-Design training, and certification required. Security + required.