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Senior Installation Engineer

Posted on 9th July, 2019

Location: Battersea, UK

Job Description

Live Smarter are looking for a highly motivated and committed Senior Installation Engineer to jojn our enthusiastic and close-knit team based in Battersea. Working on prestigious high-end residential properties the successful candidate will have a positive outlook and a desire to provide the best possible service for our clients. An exciting new addition to our Knightsbridge showroom will provide access to a new level of interesting projects.
 
The role will include installation and configuration of the following: 

  • Home automation systems with centralised audio and video distribution
  • Hard wired and wireless networking
  • Lighting control 
  • Media rooms and dedicated cinemas 
  • Interfacing with HVAC systems 
  • Rack building and termination

We use a core range of tried and tested products to provide reliable systems with an exceptional user experience, therefore previous experience with the following manufacturers would be extremely beneficial but not essential as extensive training can be provided.

  • Lutron
  • Savant
  • Control4
  • Bang & Olufsen 
  • Draytek 
  • Pakedge
  • Cisco 
  • 2N
  • Domotz
  • KNX
  • D-Tools

The successful candidate will be required to work closely with our project manager and design team in order to deliver our projects on time with great attention to detail. You will be actively encouraged to be involved in process refinement that will allow us to improve the company to the highest level. Excellent interpersonal skills will be required as you will be liaising with many third parties on site and in meetings.
A full UK driving licence will be required. Salary will be based on your relevant industry experience 

How to Apply

Please submit your application and current CV to jobs@live-smarter.co.uk with covering letter if required.


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Audio Visual Trainee

Posted on 9th July, 2019

Company info:

Visualization are audio visual service and product specialists, providing quality systems, helpful solutions & flawless integration to resellers.  We are experiencing expediential growth and are looking for the right people to deliver the exciting opportunities that we are being presented with.

Our biggest asset as a company is our passion and commitment to training and our ability to take individuals with little to no experience and tailor their training to become professional AV wire persons and installers.

 

Job Description:

We are looking for Audio Visual Trainees to join our training programme based in Maidenhead. Although transferable experience is preferred, it is not essential as we are looking for focused and driven individuals to join our team, that have a passion for audio visual technology and are keen to learn.

During training the role will initially be based out of the workshop, consisting of wiring equipment racks for AV systems, but you will have the opportunity to work at client sites when you are confident enough in the skills you have learnt.

We regularly work in various sectors of the AV industry in the UK and around Europe where many of our employees undertaking installations for our clients. All travel expenses and covered and abroad bonuses are offered.

As well as traveling, you also have the chance to develop experience in a growing industry where technology is changing daily. Our employees are supported with internal and external training as their career path progresses.

 

Skill Requirements:

Qualities of the AV Trainee:

  • Previous experience preferable but not essential
  • Punctual and excellent time keeping
  • Self-starter/finisher
  • Professional attitude when dealing with clients
  • Recognises accountability for own tasks
  • Willingness to learn and follow processes
  • Problem solver

If you are an individual with the above qualities that can terminate a 13amp plug, are looking to commit to an exciting, flourishing company with good career prospects, and willing to show the same passion and dedication as our training programme then we would like to see your CV.

 

How to Apply:

CV and covering letter

 

Contact:

recruitment@avrackbuild.com


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SENIOR ENGINEER

Posted on 27th June, 2019

Company info: James and Giles Ltd

Established in 2006, James + Giles is an award-winning technology company working on both private and commercial projects across Europe. 

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic installation engineer to join our team based in Chelsea. You will be working in high end residential properties to deliver bespoke home automation solutions to the highest industry standards.

We maintain a friendly and flexible company atmosphere and you will be working closely with everyone within our close knit team. We are all passionate about technology and encourage training and furthering our knowledge whenever possible.

Job Description:

As a senior engineer you will be responsible for the following:

  • Installation and maintenance of audio/video, data and lighting systems
  • Liaising with clients
  • Overseeing junior engineers
  • Technical Support
  • Client handover and system training
  • Managing service visits and small projects (system upgrades etc.)

 


Skill Requirements:

The candidate should have:

  • Experience within the industry (ideally 2+ years)
  • Excellent knowledge of Control4, Lutron and data networks
  • Good communication skills and a polite manner
  • The ability to manage maintenance contracts and service visits

 

Salary:
Salary and package will be based on level of experience. As an employee you will be given regular progress reviews, industry training and there will be opportunities to further your career to higher level within our organisation.


How to Apply: info@jamesandgiles.com

Contact: Tom O’Sullivan


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Chief Operating Officer

Posted on 27th June, 2019

Hausba Smarthomes, seeks to recruit a Chief Operating Officer (COO) with experience in Audio Visual Technology who has a desire to become instrumental in the development of fast growing company in Nigeria with plans to expand into neighboring markets. The COO is responsible for providing leadership for the Design, Engineering & Support Teams by implementing policies and procedures, and overseeing day to day operations.  The COO’s key responsibility is to manage the core operations of the business by driving results, unleashing creativity and maintaining accountability in a performance-oriented culture of diverse and talented individuals.  The COO reports directly to the CEO/Founder (Managing Director) of the company.

Core Values: Someone with a true entrepreneurial spirit that is passionate and driven by technology. An individual who has what it takes to lead and grow an organization globally.

Key Deliverables:

  • Manage and direct company operations to meet or exceed budget and financial goals.
  • Manage day-to-day functions, Human Resources, and Finance and Admin.
  • Direct operations of Design, Engineering & Support teams on policy development, complex problem resolution and staff training, and ensures correct resources and staffing are leveraged to satisfy customer needs.
  • Ensure highest levels of customer service are demonstrated by the team at all times and regularly meets with customers to solicit feedback and modify strategy accordingly.
  • Assist with advanced troubleshooting of AV systems, using knowledge of modern AV solutions, including but not limited to Crestron solutions, audio reinforcement design and operation management.
  • Oversee contract negotiations and legal activities: client contracts, partnership agreements, vendor contracts, and other legal documents.
  • Work closely with Head of Operations and Senior Project Manager to manage daily performance of Operations Team. Use project planning practices to drive focus and results, ensuring that all open projects have detailed schedules and that milestones are kept on track.
  • In collaboration with others, develop and implement strategic plan for rapid scaling of operational capacity through automation, process improvements or other productivity measures while maintaining high quality standards, high reliability and cost effective operations.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills (including written and oral presentation) and leadership skills.

 

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree in Electronics/Electrical Technology a plus.
  • Expertise in defining and scaling operational processes, both internally and with external partners.
  • Experience managing multiple projects in a manner that focuses the team and drives results.
  • Excellent people skills, with ability to partner with dynamic leadership teams.
  • Integrity, credibility, and commitment to the mission of Hausba.
  • Minimum 10+ years of Audio Visual experience, with at least 7 years of managing increasingly complex projects in technical environments.
  • Extensive experience in engineering industry
  • Experience in project development and management.
  • Specialist certification in a relevant field. (e.g. CEDIA, AVIXA, INFOCOMM)

 

If interested, apply by sending your CV via email to: hr@hausba.com. In the subject heading please indicate ‘COO, Hausba-Nigeria’. Please be advised that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Hausba.


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Technical Sales Manager

Posted on 6th June, 2019

Job Purpose

Based from the company’s head office in Epsom, Surrey, ensure delivery to the highest working standard, of domestic and commercial home technology / electrical solutions including pre-sales, system design, job estimation and interna handovers to project management teams. Alongside the above develop a deeper understanding of the home technology market by attending relevant training and education opportunities with an aim to provide additional services such as full home cinema design, lighting & interior design consultancy.

Responsbilities

Business Development (10%)

  • Work with the Integrated Logic marketing team to develop lead generation and pipeline activity for the Integrated Logic division.
  • Attend all relevant networking opportunities within the home counties.
  • Actively assist the Sales & Marketing department with any activities including attendance at exhibitions and events.

Sales (50%)

  • After agreement of strategy with the Sales & Marketing Director build and maintain a monthly pipeline of opportunities to a minimum value of 500k GBP
  • Execute sales in conjunction with the profitability levels required by the business at the time.
  • Manage all specification changes that require an increase or decrease in the project value.
  • Assist the finance team to maintain payments from the end client subject to the agreed payment schedule and project requirements.
  • Throughout the sales process look to enhance the sale value by adding value to the overall project
  • In conjunction with the Sales & Marketing Director seek business opportunities of the level that matches the aspirations and capabilities of the business.

Estimation & Quotation Delivery (15%)

  • Attend & manage site and home visits for the purpose of generating designs & estimations for electrical & home technology services.
  • Generate all estimations/proposals using company estimation software packages as required.
  • Record all estimations and proposals within the company’s CRM.
  • Deal with all suppliers for all cost pricing and stock requirements.
  • Ensure all estimations/proposals meet or exceed the minimum gross profit margin levels set out by the Sales & Marketing Director.

Internal Handovers and Project Management (10%)

  • On acceptance of works and agreed payment schedule, conduct project handover with technical teams headed by the Technical Director.
  • Maintain direct contact relationship with the end user client as a point of contact throughout the project.
  • Maintain understanding of project process and progress with technical colleagues.
  • Take back control of the project in conjunction with the technical team as project approaches completion.
  • Conduct the project sign off with end client and technical team

Post Installation Client Relationships (5%)

  • Manage, develop and continue relationships with clients post installation to sell on service support contracts and efficiently manage the post installation issues with hardware and software within agreed warranty periods.

Training & Education (10%)

  • Research new potential technologies to be added to the Integrated Logic offering / portfolio.
  • Liaise with new technology providers to evaluate their suitability for current & future projects.
  • Assist the company in maintaining all certifications and accreditations.
  • Acquire home technology certifications and any relevant accreditations to help develop your career and the company’s status within the industry.

General

  • Maintain working area and office space to the highest standard possible both individually and behalf of the team where necessary.
  • Spend as much time as possible in the office when not on client visits or
  • attending meetings etc.

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Senior Install Engineer

Posted on 24th May, 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Install Engineer.

Established for over 24 years, we are an award winning custom installation company located in Leeds. Our team work locally and nationally on high end residential projects. 
As an organisation we are passionate about the AV industry making sure our business, staff and clients are up to date with the latest technology releases.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2 year’s experience working within the AV / CI or security industry with a good working knowledge of residential AV including home cinema, home automation, multi room AV, scene lighting, networking, CCTV and access Control. Control4 experience is beneficial but not essential, full dealer training will be provided.

 

Responsibilities: 
As a Senior Install Engineer you will be an integral part of the team delivering full turnkey projects to the highest of standards.

  • Representing Bespoke as a key member of the team in a presentable professional manner at the showroom, on site and client facing.
  • Communicating with clients, Architects, Interior Designers, Developers, Project Managers and overseeing the work of our Junior Engineers.
  • Installing at first and second fix level in the constructing of cinema rooms, systems infrastructure and CCTV security systems.
  • Designing, installing and programming Control4 automation and lighting systems.
  • Rack building and system commissioning.
  • Site head end termination.
  • Data and telecom networks installation, integration, testing and commissioning.
  • Fault finding.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Documentation, system handover, customer training.
  • Technical support and remote assistance.
  • Stock taking.
  • Use of a company vehicle with a clean driving license.

 

Salary:
Salary and package will be based on level of experience. As an employee you will be given regular progress reviews, industry training and there will be opportunities to further your career to higher level within our organisation.

 

CEDIA:
Bespoke Home Cinemas are proud members of CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association). We offer opportunities to our installers to attend CEDIA events and training courses where you can become industry certified.

 

Please email your CV and cover letter to Melanie Malcolm mel@bespokehomecinemas.co.uk 

Bespoke Home Cinemas is a trading division of Bespoke Networking Limited.


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AV INSTALLER

Posted on 21st May, 2019

SMC are a lively, dynamic company and we are proud of what we do. We help our clients get the best out of technology in their homes whether a simple one-room home cinema installation or a fully integrated multi-million-pound home.

 

Located in South West London, we work with the most renowned architects, designers and developers within the industry and deliver projects throughout the UK and around the world. We bring together audio, television, lighting, telephone, data networks, security and other bespoke technology into a fully integrated solution that is useful, simple and beautiful.

 

THE ROLE

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and experienced AV Installer to join our Engineering Team. You will work within a broader team delivering AV, access control, lighting, video entry, intruder alarm, CCTV and telephone system installation/integration projects, both in the multi-dwelling development sector and within the high-end prime residential market in the UK and overseas.


RESPONSIBILITIES 

Working on both our small development projects or large ‘boutique’ houses and our larger development projects. 

  • You will be responsible for the installation and maintenance of audio, video, security, telephone, data and lighting systems, including, but not limited to:
  • Within the rooms & outside:
  • 2nd fix socket termination,
  • 2nd fix intruder alarm devices (contact/viper/PIR),
  • 2nd fix entry handsets, testing and certification, brackets, wall mounts and fixings, TV installation,
  • blind termination and installation,
  • speaker installation,
  • WAP installation,
  • local head-end termination and cable management,
  • installation of any automated lift/devices,
  • speaker termination
  • installation, CCTV cameras
  • At the head-end: Patching and labelling, Incoming service termination (BT/Virgin twisted pair), Incoming Fibre Termination, Rack building, Final hook-up using the hook-up schematic, documenting any changes that may have occurred during the installation, Network switch installation, CCTV NVR installation, Lutron panel build & commissioning, Video Entry System head-end equipment and termination
  • Cable testing (using pair testers/a calibrated fluke meter.)
  • Good at fault finding
  •  Able to use a computer
  • Cable testing (using pair testers/ a calibrated fluke meter)
  • Be able to use a drill to install brackets for TV projectors etc
  • Able to terminate network cabling (category standard) / video cabling (coaxial)
  • You must also be familiar with commonly used software such as: 
  • Lutron QS, Lutron HWI (for older service-related projects), BPT, Paxton Access, Logmein , Mac Scanning software, IP Scanning software 
  • Communicating regularly with those of us that work in the office, including but not limited to, Project Managers & the Service Department - highlighting issues and bringing them to the table for discussion.


KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

The candidate should ideally have:

  • 2 years relevant experience within the industry
  • Good knowledge of residential AV, control (AMX, Crestron, KNX, Rti) Lutron lighting and network systems (Cisco, Ruckus)
  • The ability to read and work from schematic drawings.
  • Be used to working both in an Engineering Team and broader project Teams, as well as at times, working on their own
  • A valid ECS card
  • A clean and current driving license
  • Their own hand tools. Specialist tools will be provided.
  • Must be polite and be able to communicate clearly

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AV MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Posted on 21st May, 2019

SMC are a lively, dynamic company and we are proud of what we do. We help our clients get the best out of technology in their homes whether a simple one-room home cinema installation or a fully integrated multi-million-pound home.

 

Located in South West London, we work with the most renowned architects, designers and developers within the industry and deliver projects throughout the UK and around the world. We bring together audio, television, lighting, telephone, data networks, security and other bespoke technology into a fully integrated solution that is useful, simple and beautiful.

 

THE ROLE

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and experienced AV Maintenance Engineer to join our busy Aftercare Team.

 

You will work within the Aftercare team to ensure that our clients’ maintained AV systems remain up and running. Including the following sub-systems; AV, networks, access control, lighting, video entry, intruder alarm, CCTV and telephone system both in the multi-dwelling development sector and within the high-end prime residential market in the UK and overseas.

 

The successful candidate will be;

  • Excellent at fault finding and methodical and logical in their approach to finding and implementing a successful resolution
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills as you must be able to relay in simple terms to the client what work you have completed and keep the Aftercare Team / Project Managers up to date with your progress and any outstanding issues.
  • Have a good attention to detail and be well organised. You will be expected to produce after each callout or maintenance visit a detailed and accurate report of what you have completed.


RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • You will be responsible for the installation and maintenance of audio, video, security, telephone, data and lighting systems, including, but not limited to:
  • Within the rooms & outside:
  • 2nd fix socket termination,
  • 2nd fix intruder alarm devices (contact/viper/PIR),
  • 2nd fix entry handsets, testing and certification, brackets, wall mounts and fixings, TV installation,
  • blind termination and installation,
  • speaker installation,
  • WAP installation,
  • local head-end termination and cable management,
  • installation of any automated lift/devices,
  • speaker termination
  • installation, CCTV cameras
  • At the head-end: Patching and labelling, Incoming service termination (BT/Virgin twisted pair), Incoming Fibre Termination, Rack building, Final hook-up using the hook-up schematic, documenting any changes that may have occurred during the installation, Network switch installation, CCTV NVR installation, Lutron panel build & commissioning, Video Entry System head-end equipment and termination
  • Good at fault finding
  • Able to use a computer
  • Cable testing (using pair testers/ a calibrated fluke meter)
  • Be able to use a drill to install brackets for TV projectors etc
  • Able to terminate network cabling (category standard) / video cabling (coaxial)
  • You must also be familiar with commonly used software such as: 
  • Lutron QS, Lutron HWI (for older service related projects), BPT, Paxton Access, Logmein, Mac Scanning software, IP Scanning software 

 

  • As networks form the backbone of all our systems, understanding how the network supports each AV sub system and being able to install and configure network equipment is a must:
    • Knowledge of IP addressing, DHCP, DNS and VLANs. 
    • Practical experience of trouble shooting structured category cabling, network switches, wireless access points and routers.
    • Understanding of Internet connections and delivery methods. 
    • Understanding of OSI model.

 

Desirable

  • Cisco switches
  • Ruckus Wi-Fi
  • Meraki security appliances
  • Draytek routers
  • Samsung CCTV cameras and NVRs
  • Sonos
  • Apple/iTunes eco system
  • Telephone Systems


KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

The candidate should ideally have:

  • 2+ years relevant experience within the industry
  • Good knowledge of residential AV, control (AMX, Crestron, KNX, Rti) Lutron lighting and network systems (Cisco, Ruckus)
  • The ability to read and work from schematic drawings.
  • Be used to working both on their own and as part of an Engineering Team and broader project Teams
  • A valid ECS card
  • A clean and current driving license
  • Their own hand tools. Specialist tools will be provided.
  • Must be polite and be able to communicate clearly
  • Be prepared to join our Out of Hours rota as some of our systems are maintained on a 24/7 contract. Further remuneration will be provided for this.

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