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Classroom Control System Programmer (Search Extended)

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Work Type: Administrative
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Information Technology

Job Title

Classroom Control System Programmer (Search Extended)


Client Services Classroom Tech


$57,113 - $85,861; commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Classroom Control System Programmer will be the functional lead audio visual programmer responsible for programming, servicing, supporting, and administering various A/V systems on the MTSU campus including, but not limited to, learning spaces, computer labs, conference and event spaces, and other related areas containing A/V control systems and interfaces. These systems are technically complex and require knowledge and experience with multiple programming modalities and manufacturer specific code. Changes in systems programming is required any time specific hardware components are either installed, replaced, or upgraded within these spaces. This position also provides professional guidance and project management for the design and installation of new and existing A/V control systems to ensure complete functionality of the equipment at the project’s completion. Extensive knowledge of multiple programming and scripting languages, audio and visual control systems, sound engineering, digital signal processing systems, and GUI driven control interfaces is necessary to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of this position. Finally, this position will be required to assist in project planning of new buildings, building renovations, and modifications to campus learning spaces and conference rooms.

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree preferably in computer science, engineering, information systems or related area is required. An associate’s degree preferably in related area and six (6) years direct work experience or a high school diploma or high school equivalency (HSE) and eight (8) years of direct work experience may also be substituted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree.

Required Related Experience

Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience programming audio visual control systems using APIs, drivers, modules, variables, and various programming languages. Experience with installation, maintenance, and repair of commercial A/V systems and microcomputers (Mac/Windows) and peripherals required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Extron Control Professional Certification

Desirable Related Experience

Experience programming and installing control interfaces; QSC, Crestron, or Extron control units preferred. Prior experience with digital signage is preferred. Experience programming A/V over IP systems and divisible rooms. Experience with Python Global Scripter. Knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Audio gain structure experience.

Desirable License/Registration/Certification

Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) certification. Extron A/V Associate certification. Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) certification. Extron Authorized Programmer certification. QSC Control certification.

Documents Needed to Apply

Cover Letter & CV/Resume Required

MTSU offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Vacation and Sick Leave  
  • 13 paid University holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Optional 401K and 403B Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Educational benefits for the employee and their spouse and dependents
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MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

For individuals requiring a reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email

Application Review Date: July 15, 2022

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