• Senior A/V and VTC SME (Active TS/SCI)

    Job Location US-NE-Offutt AFB
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  • Overview

    THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. (CENTECH®) is seeking a senior Audio Video (AV) and Voice Tele-Conference Systems Subject Matter Expert who will serve as the Information Technology (IT) Support Specialist Hardware Technician - Senior Level in support of U.S. Air Force (AF), Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) Audio Visual Control Room (AVCR) team and will be required to support and accomplish tasks associated with audio visual (AV) requirements.


    This position will be located at Offutt Air Force Base (AFB), Nebraska and is contingent upon contract award.


    • Serve as a senior AV and video teleconference (VTC) systems subject matter experts for the USSTRATCOM C2 Facility systems
    • Serve as the senior expert advisor to USSTRATCOM and other government personnel in his/her area of professional responsibility
    • Support the design, implementation, and installation of AV, voice, and VTC systems for USSTRATCOM
    • Administer, configure, and operate systems supporting the conference rooms and collaboration spaces, including ensuring the ability to display six (6) or more simultaneous images and accept audio from any available source
      • These rooms could hold up to seven (7) different video teleconference (VTC) networks including Unclassified, Secret, Allied, Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System (JWICS), Distributed Continuity Integrated Network-Top Secret (DCIN-TS), and Top Secret/ Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Local Ara Network (LAN) VTC (JWICS Desktop) VTC capabilities along with Unclassified And Secret collaboration tool capabilities and some other VTC networks
      • The rooms will also have Unclassified And Top Secret/SCI audio conferencing capabilities and have the ability to control local room and AV resources via a touch panel interface. The touch panel will control displays, cameras, VTC, Blu-ray, Commercial Access Television (CATV), microphone muting, speaker volume, and will allow for the selection of internal and external sources of audio and video. Each room will be connected to the AVCR and this connectivity will allow each room to optionally transmit and receive AV sources with other conference rooms, workspaces, and external locations
      • Support the rooms’ digital signage displaying room classification and time zone clocks
    • Investigate and solve problems or resolves conflicts related to audio visual
    • Support and accomplish tasks associated with AV including - all AVCR functions to include technical support, monitoring VTCs, meetings, briefings, ceremonies, conference rooms, presentations support, scheduling, Commercial Access Television (CATV), collaborative tools, visualization tools, AV projects, remote facilitation, HUB operations, digital signage, video feeds, video and audio distribution and AV troubleshooting
    • Support for all conference room’s video display and audio systems, to include simultaneously displaying presentations/information, when appropriate
    • Support and administer all digital signage in the facility
    • Support and administer all touch panels in the facility
    • Administer all AV distribution equipment, AV switching equipment, displays, and other associated equipment that provide a secure, robust, and integrated information system between the end users and their required resources, to include life cycle management of that equipment
    • Additional responsabilities as assigned


    • More than five (5) years of demonstrated relevant experience with and/or education in the following:
      • Experience in complex audio/visual distribution systems
      • Experience in enterprise VTC solutions (Integrated Service Digital Network [ISDN] and Internet Protocol [IP] based) to include bridging, gateways, gatekeepers, border controllers, and management systems
      • Experience with systems at multiple classifications (Secret, Top Secret, Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information [SCI])
      • Experience in room control systems
    • Skills in writing control system software code and graphical user interfaces to control and administer complex multi-classification operational environments
    • Must be deeply familiar with CATV (both satellite and terrestrial) systems

    • Must have experience in the following:
      • Investigating and solving problems or resolving conflicts related to AV
      • Serving as a senior expert advisor in his/her area of professional responsibility
      • Cisco Management Suites and all Cisco VTC systems, Cisco multipoint control units and gateways
      • Large scale audio solutions, including but not limited to theater design, large venue multi input multi output systems
      • Operating and maintaining complex AV distribution systems
      • Operating and maintaining room control systems
    • Must have deep knowledge of AV distribution systems

    • Must have skill in operating and maintaining audio/visual distribution systems
    • Must be able to operate and maintain enterprise VTC solutions
    • Must have knowledge of enterprise VTC systems
    • Must have skill in ISDN and IP based solutions including bridging, gatekeepers, gateways
    • Must have skill in Cisco Telepresence Management Suite
    • Must have knowledge of room control systems
    • Must have skill in programming room control systems using Crestron Simpl, Simpl+, AMX Netlinx Studio
    • Must have skill in programming in complex multi-classification environments
    • Must be able to perform complex systems development, design work & digital systems engineering
    • Must have deep knowledge of the following: 
      • VTC Endpoint Operations (Secure/Unsecure) – Conference Room Systems
      • VTC infrastructure knowledge (MCU, Gatekeepers, Gateways, Crypto equipment)
      • In-depth IP & ISDN knowledge (High speed serial circuits) pertaining VTCs
      • Video Routing (Matrix switching, Advance System Operations)
      • Audio System knowledge (Digital Signal Processor operations/configuration)
      • Control systems (AMX Touch Panel programming/certification)
    • Must have VTC (system specific) certifications
    • Must have certifications in AV control systems, AV design or equivalent

    THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran


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