Sr. Audio Visual Programmer

Division: Howard Technology Solutions
Location: Remote, NA
Equal Opportunity Employer Vet/Disabled

Job Description

A Senior Audio-Visual Systems Programmer is a professional responsible for designing, configuring, and programming complex audiovisual systems in various settings such as corporate offices, educational institutions, entertainment venues, or government facilities. Their primary role is to ensure that audiovisual equipment and systems work seamlessly to meet the specific needs and requirements of the organization.


  • Principal responsibilities and duties include the following. This list is not all-inclusive, individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including working in other functional areas to cover absences or relief to balance workloads.

    • Create functional control systems based on design documents generated by the engineering team
    • Create user friendly graphical user interfaces (GUI), tying in client specific branding to create a pleasing custom aesthetic that is both functional and intuitive
    • Coordinate with project managers and the design team to ensure system operation and intent
    • Meet key deadlines set by the project schedule to ensure timely completion
    • Maintain and update source code for assigned projects
    • Troubleshoot AV system issues and control system debugging
    • Generate a system user guide document upon substantial completion of the project
    • Attend project specific meetings to coordinate deliverables and integration
    • Collaborate with the programming team to develop new processes, code improvements, and GUI elements
    • Provide the Pre-Sales team feedback on level of effort for estimation and quoting


    • Broad knowledge of AV control system standards and best practices
    • Proficiency with Crestron SIMPL, SIMPL+, and VTPro-E is a must. SIMPL# is preferred but not required
    • Experience in AMX and Extron Programming is preferred
    • Thorough understanding of AV signal flow and gain structure
    • Experience in CSS, HTML5, and Python (preferred)
    • On-Site troubleshooting experience
    • Knowledge of AV over IP technology and networking fundamentals
    • Advanced computer skills as required for configuration and troubleshooting of equipment
    • Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines
    • Communication, collaboration, and positive mindset in a team-based environment
    • Education: HS Diploma, Community College or Technical School Graduate (or work experience equivalent)
    • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Programming or similar (preferred)
    • Years of Experience: 5+ years of AV control system programming in a similar role.
    • Security Clearance: US Citizenship. Ability to obtain a Public Trust or DOD clearance is a plus, but not required.

    • Certified Crestron Programmer
    • Certified AMX Programmer (preferred)
    • OEM Vendor certifications (Extron, Biamp, Qsys, etc.)
    • AVIXA CTS/CTS-I/CTS-D (preferred)
    • Cisco CCNA or equivalent certification (preferred)

    • Highly organized, and efficient with personal time management
    • Excellent intrapersonal skills for client communication and senior management
    • Proactive and results-oriented
    • Excellent communication skills (written & oral)
    • Dependable and on time
    • Customer service focus
    • Desire for continuously improvement at a personal level
    • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
    • The ability to be flexible in a fast-paced dynamic environment


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
Salary Dependent upon experience
Career Level Required Experienced (Non-Manager)
Experience Required 5+ to 8 years
Education Required High School Diploma
Job Type Employee
Job Status Full-Time
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