Job Description :
Hi , Greetings from VDart!!! Please find the job description below and leave your comments here. Title: Senior Telepresence Engineer Location: Livingston, NJ Duration: Contract to hire Client: Cognizant Responsibilities: Develop global engineering standards for design and deployment of Cisco Webex telepresence systems for various room sizes and use cases to include physical designs, configuration guides and sample bills of material. Standards must also include guidelines for integration with room based control systems where appropriate. Familiarity with related building codes and AV best practices Amongst others, in depth knowledge of Extron, Crestron, BiAmp and Chief products Solid understanding of Samsung and LG system on a Chip architecture and functionality Work on developing standards around Digital Signage and IPTV, including hardware, software, and support model. Work on developing standards around IPTV, including hardware, software, and support model. Experience with Polycom audio conference hardware Design and coordinate implementation of telepresence systems based on requirements received from real estate staff and/or project managers (local resources will be utilized for physical implementation and cabling Ensure that deployments conform to client design standards and industry best practices. Provide usage reports on frequency, duration, etc. of deployed systems Review deployment of existing systems and remediate to ensure alignment with standards where necessary Provide escalation support for operational issues Develop budgetary and financial forecasts for overall environment to include new deployments, equipment refresh schedules, ongoing licensing and maintenance. Adept at managing multiple projects and priorities Provide knowledge transfer and cross training for network engineering and operations staff Strong technical writing skills mandatory Experience: 7+ years' experience in the implementation, management and support of AV systems 3+ years' experience in designing and implementing Digital Signage systems 3+ years. experience in designing and implementing IPTV solutions 3+ years' experience in design of room based Cisco telepresence systems Avaya telephony experience a plus; Total Channel DS/IPTV software experience and understanding a must Education: BS in Computer Science, MIS or other technical discipline preferred but not required.