AV Engineer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200123564
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — we craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that supports the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. The Apple Information Systems & Technology (“IS&T”) organization is seeking an upbeat, ambitious and people-centered Audio Visual (AV) engineer to deliver technology solutions for the AMR Region (includes North America and South America), being responsible for maintaining high quality and productive technology environments across Apple offices and operations in the region. The AV engineer role maintains responsibility for crafting and delivering video conference and audio/visual technology that facilitates collaboration across the AMR region. This person will be responsible for design, implementation, maintenance, and planning of these technologies in accordance with established regional and global standards. Technology responsibilities include, but are not limited to, video conferencing, conference room, and entertainment industry audio/video solutions. Tight-knit collaboration with global partners and vendors to ensure alignment is needed to this role.

Key Qualifications

  • Deep expertise with video conference and AV switching and control hardware (Cisco, Extron, Crestron preferred)
  • Shown ability to run video conference and AV project delivery in a geographically distributed environment
  • Experienced in managing vendors across multiple projects and geographies
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required to work effectively with a wide range of design, construction, and technology specialists
  • Strong awareness of current trends in video conference and AV technology
  • Good understanding of network technologies and security concepts
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Personal sense of accountability
  • Multitask in a dynamic and fast-paced environment and complete tasks on time
  • Able to communicate effectively with personnel at all levels (staff to executive)
  • You are able to quickly adapt to new technical concepts and tools


Design, document, implement, and maintain video conference and AV solutions for conference rooms and specialized music and entertainment environments Lead the activities of AV integration vendors on projects including review and approve proposals and CAD drawings Ensure AV integration vendors understand the standards and deliver the solution in accordance to the requirements Develop feedback loop to appropriately adapt AV systems in response to evolving design, business, and operational needs Partner with other Apple teams to ensure AV solutions align with security and networking standards Ensure local variances from standards are tracked and compatible with the global footprint Collaborate with support teams and solve operational issue escalations Run and support AV for broadcast and live streaming events 20% travel for project delivery in AMR region

Education & Experience

BA/BS degree or equivalent preferred 5+ years of related experience Certifications or equivalent working experience with Cisco video conferencing solutions a plus

Additional Requirements