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AV Designer

Moment Factory, Montréal

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Duration: Full-Time


ABOUT US
We come from many different places, but what unites us is our passion. At Moment Factory, each new project is a blank page awaiting the creativity and talent of our whole team, no matter the individual responsibilities, roles, or fields. Our desire to innovate, to take risks, and to learn from our mistakes and from each other is what allows us to create collective projects that go above and beyond. Today, thanks to a team of 350 creative minds, we have been able to create immersive multimedia environments for artists, museums, airports, brands, theme parks and events, as well as our signature shows. No matter the canvas – be it film, lighting, multimedia architecture, sound design, special effects, or interactive projects – the thirst for experimentation and innovation is at the core of our DNA. Our Montreal, Paris, New York, and Singapour studios are always on the hunt for curious and inspired people. Find your niche on our team of passionate employees!

YOUR MISSION
The Audiovisual Designer is in charge of the management and installation of audiovisual systems for multimedia projects, such as video, lighting and sound. He/she has a very good knowledge of audiovisual and computer equipment, which allows him/her to propose and advise technological solutions during technical design. He/she is required to travel to the project site to make any new multimedia installation operational or to troubleshoot problems. The Audiovisual Designer supports the technical management team during the different phases of the projects (tests, mock-ups, calibration, editing, etc.)

YOUR TEAM
The new DOT department encompasses 5 technical departments to offer you customized solutions from concept to operation. The Competence Center helps to ensure the quality and stability of projects. We accompany the units during the whole life cycle of their customer's investment: from the initiation phase to the operation phase.

 
FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Technical integration:

Carry out the design and technical documentation of audiovisual systems;
Prototype the different technological intentions;
Assemble and prepare project equipment;
Install, configure and calibrate equipment and software on the project site;
Manage technical equipment and digital files.

2. Operations Support:

Develop the audio visual component of project operations documentation;
Provide remote and/or onsite technical troubleshooting for project operation problems.

3. Be a resource for the team in his/her field of experience:

Assist, train, coach, and/or build a product related to his/her acquired knowledge and skills;
Adapt his/her professional background to the various projects at Moment Factory.



4. Research and Development (R&D) :

Participate in project discussion and solution development workshops;
Be constantly on the lookout for new developments (multimedia, software and technical integration solutions).


POSITION’S EXPECTATIONS 

Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS) or technical diploma in audiovisual production or equivalent;
Training in interactive media and performing arts (asset);
Minimum 3 years experience in the audiovisual/technical field;
Professional bilingualism (French/English) both written and spoken;
Must be able to travel abroad;
Knowledge of video programming (Disguise, Coolux, Watchout, etc.);
Strong manual, assembly and installation skills;
Ability to design audiovisual, electrical & network technical diagrams in collaboration with the network architect;
Knowledge of cabling and welding;
Ability to install operating systems, maintain and diagnose computer systems (Mac and Linux, an asset)
Knowledge of computer communication protocols and AVoIP (TCP/IP, SDVoE, NDI, MQTT, OSC, Artnet/DMX/sACN, RS232, LTC, MTC)
Knowledge of equipment (arrays, projectors, audio, lighting, etc.); audiovisual communication protocols (Dante, Artnet, NDI, DMX, MIDI, etc.) and networking (routing, sharing, network administration, IP, DNS, etc.)
Knowledge of lighting programming (asset);
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, AutoCAD, Fusion 360 (asset)
Knowledge of microcomputers (Raspberry Pi) and micr


REQUIRED QUALITIES

Technical resourcefulness;
Great attention to detail;
Work well under pressure and tight deadlines;
Self-starter:
Initiative;
Great interest in teamwork.


SPECIAL WORK CONDITIONS
Work schedule varies according to projects and/or demand
Frequent work abroad (short duration)

If you think this position is for you, we invite you to apply now. We will not be able to follow up with each candidate, so we will only contact the selected individuals.

Thank you for considering a career at Moment Factory. We are looking forward to meeting you!


About Moment Factory

At Moment Factory, we bring people together. Our shows and destinations pioneer forms of entertainment that offer the world new experiences. Whether at a concert, a flagship store or across an urban square, we aim to inspire a sense of collective wonder and connection.

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