A/V Engineer

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Posting Information

Position Information

Position Type Permanent Staff (SHRA)
Is this an internal only recruitment? No
Position Title Technology Support Specialist - Journey
Working Title A/V Engineer
Position Number 20022685
Vacancy ID P007827
Budgeted Hiring Range $55,001 - $70,000
Pay Band Information

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Salary Grade Equivalent 77
Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-Limited Full-Time Permanent
If time-limited, estimated duration of appointment  
Hours per week 40
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm. Overtime occasionally.

Department Name and Number Information Technology-SOM-420401
Date First Posted 10/26/2017
Closing Date 12/08/2017
Position Location Chapel Hill, NC
Position Posting Category Information Technology

Position Summary Information

Department Description

School of Medicine IT is the centralized Information Technology group within the School of Medicine. It is the main interface with UNC Information Technology Services department and consists of the following units: Client Services and Support, Information Security and Privacy, Academic Technology, Research IT, and Infrastructure and Operations. School of Medicine IT provides centralized computer services and information system resources for the entire School of Medicine community, from medical students to faculty to staff. The School of Medicine consists of 9000+ employees. Services provided include applications support for administrative, clinical, and research development, walk-in, deskside, and remote support, resources supporting research activities, and support for network access to resources available on campus and the Internet. School of Medicine IT also provides extensive web/graphics development and support, and the development of numerous web-based database projects. Other services include information Security, a variety of digital media services including video conferencing, support of classroom video systems, and video recording, production and editing.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Position Description

The Audio-Visual Engineer will be the design, integration, consultation, and project management lead for A/V IT needs for the School of Medicine as part of the larger School of Medicine IT organization.
The incumbent will need to be familiar with various software packages and the hardware utilized in the audiovisual industry. The A/V Engineer will assist and support units /department with the use of specific software and assigned AV systems.
The candidate needs to be able to identify technology trends and assess how these maybe utilized and implemented to help meet customer needs.
As this position will be working with leadership, stakeholders, and users throughout the School of Medicine, the incumbent must be able to communicate complex technical knowledge effectively; in a manner that is accessible to all customers. 
This position will manage projects from conception to completion, to include multiple projects with high dollar A/V budgets, and collaborate with the School of Medicine IT Project Management Office when appropriate. 
The A/V Engineer will manage requests independently, monitor progress against defined parameters with minimal supervision, and consistently handle support requests quickly, effectively and maintain a positive relationship with clients.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

- Associate’s degree in Computer Information Technology, Computer Technology Integration; Networking Technology, or related areas and two years of experience in the Information Technology field related to the position’s role; or a
- Bachelor’s degree from an appropriately accredited institution and three years of experience in the Information Technology Field related to the position’s role, or a
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math or Engineering from an appropriately accredited institution and one year of experience in the Information Technology Field related to the position’s role; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
- Journey level requires an additional one year of experience. 
- Advanced level requires an additional two years of experience.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Must be able to move 50 lbs. Ability to provide documentation and communicate with both technical and non-technical people is essential. High level of customer service ability and ability to work either independently or on a team is also a requirement.

Preferred Qualifications

CTSCTS-D, CTS-I certification.

Required Licenses/Certifications  
Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Must be able to move 50lbs.

Position/Schedule Requirements Overtime occasionally
Position Attributes  
Stimulus/ARRA Funded No
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