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Project Engineer

  • Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland
CHF 90,000 - CHF 100,000 per yearGPM - Global Project Management

Job description

JOB TITLE: Project Engineer

REPORTS TO: Project Manager, Global Services

WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week

LOCATION: Switzerland

Role Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer to join a global audio-visual company. Kinly is a leading provider of Audio Visual and Video Conferencing solutions and is expanding rapidly across the globe as well as developing a number of market leading innovations.

The Project Engineer will work within the technical presales team and will be responsible for providing technical design and support for the duration of a project. Working with the Solutions Architect & Project Manager to produce system schematics that meet requirements set out in the scope of works.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the equipment specified is correct for the installation.
  • Produce system schematics including audio, video, control, power.
  • Produce rack layouts.
  • Design metalwork work such as input plates and wall boxes.
  • Work with the project manager to ensure that all requirements specified are accounted for.
  • Communicate any site requirements such as IT and FM dependencies.
  • Co-ordinate the production of M&E drawings with the CAD team.
  • Communicate required system functionality to the control system programmer.
  • Liaise with 3rd party trades/subcontractors to ensure smooth integration.
  • Test system racks / ensure they meet requirements & rectify faults prior to shipping.
  • Commission equipment, including programming audio DSP’s
  • Configure digital video systems and setup of video conferencing systems.
  • · Provide technical support for the duration of the project.

Skills Profile

  • Excellent technical knowledge of AV & VC equipment from all major brands.
  • An up-to-date understanding of the AV marketplace including products and trends.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work on multiple projects.
  • Good understanding of IT and networks.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office including Excel and Word.
  • CAD / Visio experience for the production of detailed schematic to company standards.
  • Manual handling tasks will be required when necessary for moving equipment.

If you are selected for interview, and need any reasonable adjustments made for your interview, please let the Talent Acquisition team know, at the point of scheduling. If you do require details of the vacancy or the application process in an alternative format, please email outlining your requirements.

About Kinly

Kinly is the globally trusted AV and UCC technology advisor to world-class organisations. Our solutions drive maximum collaboration, engagement and productivity to enable a world where people can work together, from everywhere. Our people are unified by a passion for helping teams achieve their workplace communication and collaboration goals, irrespective of complexity, location or project size. We design, engineer and support audio visual and collaboration technology solutions that add real business value and deliver exceptional user experiences, every time.

Why Kinly?

We are experienced: When you join our family you’ll be part of a multi-award-winning team made up of the industry’s most innovative professionals.

We are proven: The world’s leading global businesses rely on us to deliver secure and reliable meeting experiences. Come with us on our journey.

We are independent: We partner with the world’s best AV vendors to deliver our customers unrivalled access to cutting edge technology tailored to their exact needs.

We are global: You’ll be working with alongside the world’s leading brands and supporting them on high-profile, international projects.

Equal Opportunities:

At Kinly, we are unified by a commitment to providing a working environment that is as inclusive, responsible and welcoming as possible for all our teams and prospective employees. We provide equal employment where all applicants are encouraged to apply, regardless of sex, age, gender identity, pregnancy, colour, race, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, religion or any other protected characteristics. We want you to bring your true self to work and provide you with a workplace where you can thrive. We welcome your application and look forward to seeing you at Kinly soon.