HED is growing its Technology Design Team. We are adding a Senior Technology Designer to support our west coast offices as well as firmwide initiatives. This position will ideally be based in our downtown Los Angeles office location. The Senior Technology Designer will be responsible for taking the lead on designing technology systems, managing design technology projects during construction, and supporting our Studio Leaders proposals and project pursuits.
This position will develop designs that meet client functional, budgetary and schedule requirements. This includes designs for structured cabling, public address/intercom, classroom video and sound reinforcement, digital signage, access control/intrusion detection, audio video control systems, video surveillance, and other technology systems.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Design of data and communications, safety and security, and audio-visual systems
Lead project activities from inception through completion
Coordinate efforts with Studio Leaders, project partners and clients
Observe BICSI, AVIXA and ASIS standards and implement industry best practices in design and product utilization
Work with firm leaders in the development of design and cost proposals
Support public bidding process for projects and assist in review of project cost estimates
Coordinate with manufactures and vendors on emerging and existing products
BICSI Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD) or AVIXA Certified Technology Specialist Design (CTS-D) designation preferred
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Minimum 7 years of relevant experience preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of NFPA, EIA/TIA BICSI, IEEE, ASIS, and AVIXA standards
Demonstrated knowledge of CSI format specifications
Ability to work remotely and communicate efficiently across geographies with multiple project teams
Experience with client interviews and technical presentations
Experience with AutoCAD and Revit, sufficient to read and review drawings
Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to collaborate, achieve consensus, and provide guidance
About Harley Ellis Devereaux
HED is an award winning firm committed to Design Excellence and a work environment where every team member is expected to make valuable contributions in a professionally engaging setting. If you have a passion for Architecture & Design and would like to work with a talented team of professionals on some interesting and engaging projects, this may be the role for you.