Updated 2/25/2017

Post Date: 09/14/2016
Job #: 6399
Organization Type:
– Other: Private Entity
Job Title: Other: Broadcast Systems Engineer
Company National Football League
Location: NY: New York
Job Description:

This position is responsible for the deployment, monitoring, maintenance and repair of broadcast production equipment and systems as well as computer and data network assets in the Broadcast Engineering environment.

Essential Functions:

• Have full understanding of technical facilities, complex broadcast production equipment systems as well as computer and data network assets in the Broadcast Engineering environment
• Ability to rapidly diagnose problems, and provide alternative solutions if needed to maintain production deadlines
• Ability to comprehend complex concepts and workflows
• Participate and contribute to the design, development and deployment of complex broadcast production equipment systems as well as computer and data network assets in the Broadcast Engineering environment
• Participate and contribute to the training and ongoing education of Production personnel in the operation of equipment and systems
• Must be able to lift heavy equipment for installation/maintenance when required
• The employee must be able to work evening, weekend and/or overnight shifts.
• The employee may be required to work a flexible rotating 24/7 shift.

Skills - Broadcast:

• Strong technical experience and exposure to broadcast television production equipment, both standard and high definition, including tape, drive and memory based video recorders, production switchers, routers, cameras, telecine, transmission and encoding equipment
• Strong knowledge of television systems engineering
• Knowledge of design, documentation and integration of complex broadcast television systems

Skills - Computer/Storage/Networking/Applications

• Knowledge of Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premier editing systems as well as StorNext, Xsan and Avid Isis SAN environments
• Knowledge of Apple OS X client and server operating systems
• Knowledge of Microsoft client and server operating systems
• Knowledge of Linux operating system
• Knowledge of advanced production applications such as those used for:
- transcoding (Telestream Episode Engine and Vantage)
- high speed file transfer (Signiant and Aspera)
- media asset management (Interplay, Fork and CatDV)
- graphics (Adobe Creative Suite and VizRT)
• Knowledge of Cisco networking, firewall and DCM equipment
• Knowledge of high performance SAN and NAS storage systems
• Proficient in AutoCAD, Visio and other concept and documentation applications
• Knowledge of IPV4 and IPV6
• Knowledge of industry standard data security best practices (i.e. ISO27001)
• Knowledge of SNMP and network monitoring programs (i.e. Nagios, Solar Winds)
• Knowledge of log monitoring programs
• Knowledge of VMWare ESX

Skills – General:

• Strong communication skills
• Ability to express complex concepts verbally and in written documentation
• Ability to work alone or as part of a team
• Ability to maintain a high level of professionalism and motivation
• Ability to maintain knowledge of technology and industry trends

Working Environment:

Work in a large television production facility, in a department that supports numerous entities around the organization, across the country. Ability to perform functions under tight time constraints is critical to this position.

Education/Experience;

A minimum 5 years’ experience utilizing the aforementioned skill set in day-to-day support of a broadcast television production facility. Primary focus during this work experience should have been designing, building and supporting large, complex LAN and WAN environments.

Notes: Please apply for this role on our Career's page by clicking on the link below.
Send cover letter and resume to:
Kim McFadden
National Football League
345 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10154
Phone: 212-450-3507
Email: kim.mcfadden@nfl.com
Website: https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?d=External&c=1123141

Post Date: 08/19/2016
Job #: 6359
Organization Type:
– Television Station - Commercial
Job Title: Other: Broadcast IT Support Engineer
Company Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Location: NY
Job Description:

BEST Engineering is our engineering function that delivers broadcast technology services to all of our brands, manages broadcast and studio technology investments for our U.S. networks, and provides international engineering for our news networks. In addition, BEST supports our file based production workflows for Entertainment, News, and Sports from content creation to distribution.

What will you be doing?

This position provides technical support for critical broadcast and on air/production multi-media systems and field equipment maintenance.

Including:

Hardware and operating software
Install, calibrate, repair audio and video broadcast equipment (HD video routers/switchers, video content/graphics servers, digital distribution &conversion
RF & Fiber transmission
IPTV & comparable broadly deployed systems
Ticketing creation & maintenance documentation
This position also provides an opportunity to operate satellite/microwave/RF truck and/or portable satellite equipment to transmit multi-path satellite transmissions from remote locations.
Truck set-up, operations, break down, maintenance

Participate in technology design/redesign, installation, integration projects.

Includes:

Working on leading-edge technology in a digital environment, includes server based systems, networks, etc.
Document quality standards, system anomalies, operational procedures, reference materials

What do we need from you?

Typically four or more years of experience in television or comparable military or other government experience
Working in a broadcast maintenance facility or I.T. based client service
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and repair broadcast and computer equipment at the board level
Demonstrated experience with studio television production methods
Demonstrated familiarity with basic server, networking topology and operating systems

But wait, there’s more!

Paid time off every year to volunteer
2015 Best Company for Working Mothers
An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career

Send cover letter and resume to:
Katrena Davis
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
One CNN Center
Atlanta, GA 30303
Email: katrena.davis@turner.com
Website: http://www.turnerjobs.com