Audio, Video, Lighting Design Engineer

Send resumes to with subject line Design Engineer Position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position allows for the engineer to work from home. They do not have to live in the Greater Birmingham, AL area; strict guidelines apply.
  • Ability to design and engineer complete system(s)
  • Follow projects through to final adjustment and commissioning of installed systems
  • Directly meet with clients and survey job sites to determine their system needs.
  • Test and program control systems, computer controlled digital signal processors, routers or mixers
  • Creates equipment lists, floor plans, rack and console elevations, wire pull list,.
  • Creates test plans and test systems
  • Research equipment for compatibility with other equipment.
  • Coordinate with appropriate departments to assure proper scheduling & integration of designed systems
  • Must be able to provide economically feasible audio/visual, sound, RF, conferencing and network systems design, and propose products for suitability and reliability for use on projects
  • Draw plans in CAD and provide details and drawings used for fabrication and installation of audio, video, and control systems. We do not have support staff that also does cad.
  • Additional details and expectations available upon request. 

Skills and Competencies:

  • Ability to read, understand and draft CAD schematics and construction documents
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to interact directly with customers on the job site and effectively manage customer communication
  • Ability to sit at your desk for long periods of time and generate complete plans for entry level installers to be able to follow and install by.


  • Be punctual and self-motivated
  • Effectively communicate schedules and job site changes to management and staff
  • Learn new software programs pertinent to the job
  • Be knowledgeable with equipment utilized in the AVL industry (production and install)
  • Job involves out of state travel

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's or Associates engineering Degree preferred; will also consider Technical school training with electronics/installation training and related experience
  • AutoCad
  • 5 plus years experience with AVL installations of various sizes
  • CST and CST-D, or NICET  Certification in audio certification preferred
  • Good troubleshooting skills

How to Apply/Notes:

  • Send your resume’ to Mr. Larry Bounds at
  • Include a cover letter with salary requirements
  •  Candidates that are granted face-to-face interviews will be subjected to a back-ground check, credit check, and personality profile test
  •  ESB is a smoke free, drug free company and random substance abuse testing is done at least annually
  • Compensation is competitive based on background and experience; includes benefits.

Thank you,
ESB Group
Human Resources