Job Title: AV Design Engineer

Location: Houston, TX

Company: NCS

About Us:

NCS is a leading provider of audiovisual solutions that transform the way people connect and communicate. We specialize in designing and implementing cutting-edge AV solutions for a wide range of clients, from corporate enterprises to educational institutions and entertainment venues. Our team of talented professionals is dedicated to delivering innovative and reliable AV solutions that exceed our clients’ expectations.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced AV Design Engineer with a minimum of 5 years of experience to join our dynamic team at NCS. The AV Design Engineer will play a critical role in the conceptualization, design, and execution of audiovisual systems that meet our clients’ specific needs and requirements in the Houston, TX area. This role requires a deep understanding of AV technology, excellent problem-solving skills, and a passion for delivering exceptional AV solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Design and Planning: Collaborate with clients, project managers, and sales teams to understand project requirements, objectives, and constraints. Develop comprehensive AV system designs that incorporate audio, video, control, and network elements.
  2. Technical Expertise: Apply your extensive knowledge of AV technologies, products, and industry trends to design innovative and reliable AV solutions that align with industry best practices.
  3. Consultant Bid Quotes: Prepare accurate quotes for AV system projects based on consultant bids. Collaborate with sales and project management teams to ensure competitive and cost-effective proposals.
  4. Documentation: Create detailed engineering drawings, schematics, and specifications for AV systems. Ensure that designs are compliant with industry standards and regulations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Audio Engineering, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in AV system design and engineering.
  • Proficiency in AV design software (e.g., AutoCAD, Revit, Crestron, AMX).
  • Strong knowledge of audio, video, and control systems, including codecs, DSPs, amplifiers, displays, and video conferencing solutions.
  • Familiarity with industry standards and protocols (e.g., HDMI, Dante, HDBaseT, SIP).
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.
  • Industry certifications (e.g., CTS, CTS-D, CTS-I) are a plus.

Why Join Us:

  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge AV projects for diverse clients in the Houston, TX area.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development and training opportunities.
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Chance to make a meaningful impact in the AV industry.

If you are a talented AV Design Engineer with at least 5 years of experience looking to take your career to the next level and be a part of a dynamic team at NCS in Houston, TX, we encourage you to apply with your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications. Join us in shaping the future of audiovisual technology!