A/V Engineer at Justworks

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Who we are

At Justworks, you will enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, Diversity + Inclusion and wellness program offerings, company retreats, and the ability to interact with and learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard and care about our most prized asset - our people.

We are helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. We are data-driven and we never stop iterating. If you’d like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we’d love to hear from you.

The job

Justworks is seeking an Audio/Visual Engineer to join our team. As a successful candidate, you have demonstrated the ability to provision, configure, deploy and maintain AV systems for events and conferencing. You have worked within a customer service-driven environment and know how to execute technically as well as communicate empathetically. You understand and are passionate about owning AV as a core offering for our employee experience and as a path into the future of a cooperative work environment.

We use a combination of various hardware and software products to support the business, so the best candidates will have a blend of broad general knowledge of the AV landscape as well as some areas of deep expertise in live production and AV equipment.

Who you are
  • 2-4 years of AV Technology experience working in both a studio and live events production. Experience working in a ‘control room-like’ production setting is essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required, including the ability to write email correspondence with appropriate style and tone.
  • Must possess a strong customer service ethic and situational awareness
  • Demonstrates ability to perform tasks under tight deadlines, work independently, and manage simultaneous projects. Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Knowledge and experience with multi-camera and multi-microphone techniques, digital consoles, signal processing, signal flow, and gain structure.
  • Familiarity with relevant networking technology required, e.g., Dante.
  • Experience with industry-standard audio and video workstation software and hardware, such as ATEM, Adobe Premiere, Matrox, Crestron, etc
  • Experience with contemporary teleconferencing technologies like Zoom
  • Experience designing AV wiring and signal workflows for production facilities.
What you’ll do
  • Drive Conferencing technology into the future
    • Provide set-up and support of laptops, projectors, microphones, lighting, and sound systems within conference rooms, training rooms and public assembly.
    • Configures room set-ups for meetings of various sizes including set-up, operation, and maintenance.
  • Lead and deliver audio and video solutions alongside IT engineers for in-house Events and Productions
    • Maintain a detailed and accurate inventory of all AV equipment
    • Manage the design, operation, maintenance, improvement, and storage of equipment.
    • Provide technical assistance, training, and mentorship to IT engineers 
    • Supervise and perform basic maintenance on audio, video, and related network equipment.
    • Work closely with IT to ensure efficient and high-performance interoperability with the local corporate network
    • Troubleshoot studio cameras, confidence monitors, audio, wiring and ethernet connections in production spaces.
    • Manage relationships and ongoing equipment excellence with AV vendors
    • Coordinate shipping and receiving of units requiring repair.
    • Maintain repair records of all equipment and systems.
    • Assist the IT Manager in establishing technical goals, direction, and budget for the AV program
    • Evangelize the ideal techniques and best practices to Talent using the equipment e.g. microphone technique
  • Engineer audio and video recordings and live sound
    • Record and/or edit audio and video recordings of employees and visiting guests at the highest professional level.
    • Operate video switcher for multi-camera video recording and live streaming of internal trainings, internal meetings, and events.
    • Troubleshoot audio and video equipment during sound checks and live productions.
    • Assist with setups when technical expertise and advice is required.


Visa sponsorship for this role is currently not available.

Diversity at Justworks

Justworks’ vision is for all identities, backgrounds, and expressions to be represented in the workplace. We're building the foundation for long-term success and intend to cultivate a safe, collaborative and inclusive space and company culture.

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases


All positions are based at Justworks’ headquarters in the historic Starrett Lehigh building, which overlooks the Hudson River at 601 West 26th Street,

What are Justworks Perks + Benefits

Justworks Benefits Overview

People are our most prized asset. We do hard work, and we’ll always work hard to take care of you.

Volunteer in local community
Whether it's through Justworks-sponsored initiatives or in pursuit of a cause that matters to you, get paid while you're giving back. All Justworks’ employees get up to five fully-paid volunteer day
Partners with Nonprofits
Through Partnerworks, our team provides learning and development, recruitment, and networking opportunities to groups that are typically underrepresented in our industry.
Friends outside of work
Get to know your colleagues and make new friends during outings to local NYC events, our annual summer camp retreat, and monthly random lunches.
Eat lunch together
Monthly random lunches help us all take some time out to meet people from across the company.
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Justworks’ dedicated program manager for Diversity and Inclusion (D+I) oversees the company’s formal practices and policies.
Diversity manifesto
At Justworks, we believe it takes diversity of identity, culture, and life experience to create a world in which starting, running, and joining a growing business is an accessible option for all.
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Justworks employees can contribute up to $2,500 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
We offer weekly onsite yoga and meditation classes.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning

Additional Perks + Benefits

Enjoy access to top-notch medical, dental, and vision insurance with the options you need to feel secure and take care of yourself, your way. Justworks offers plans with 100% covered premiums for individuals and 90%+ covered premiums for families.

Taking care of yourself doesn't end with having good health insurance, especially when it comes to dealing with stress or issues in your life outside of work. Get free access to Talkspace, the leader in anonymous, accessible, and professional online therapy. Plus, with Health Advocate, you’ll have legal, financial, and medical bill resources at the ready.

We carefully vet the benefits and perks we offer in Justworks. That means you get access to all the same great options as our customers, plus everything that’s still in beta — all while helping to make our product even better.

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