Lead AV Technician

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Administration
Franconia, Virginia

REQ#: RQ115567

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

The Lead AV Technician is responsible for Installs, Troubleshooting, Audio Visual, TV, and Crestron software and hardware. Other responsibilities include drawing reading, and site surveys for VTC set up. Independently provides advance level technical interpretation and solutions in the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures.

Install video teleconferencing systems as part of life cycle refresh.

Perform all phases of network, audio, video, power, and control cable installation, signal flow control, certification, and troubleshooting.

Custom installation of audio-visual component racks and credenzas.

Installation of surface and ceiling speakers and microphones in conference room environments.

All phases of low voltage cable installation and termination (CAT 5E/6/7, Coaxial, Serial).

PC installation and Microsoft Lync support.

Ability to interpret site, notional, elevation, and signal flow blueprints as created by engineering staff. Purchasing and inventory of tools, materials, consumables, and AV/VTC components.

Warehouse operations to include shipping, receiving of palletized equipment and material flow.

Troubleshoots system hardware and software specific issues that are moderate to high complexity in scope.

Trains end users on the proper use of hardware and software.

Performs advance software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.

Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels.

Ensures workstation/server data integrity by implementing standard software and hardware solutions.

Independently ensures data/media recoverability by following a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.

Conducts advance hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

Ensures that performance and security of computers meet the needs of network users.

Applies practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. May provide guidance to less-experienced personnel.

Evaluates existing systems and assists with planning long-term strategies.

May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.