• Publication date: October 12, 2016

Broadcast Engineer

Job Objective and Requirements

(Dubai-mbc.net) Job Objective: 

  • Ensure that documentation relating to the Broadcast network is up to date and complete
  • Maintain specific configuration settings and documentation for all systems
  • Development of usage and training documentation for all systems
  • Development of scripts to bridge functionality from time to time as required
  • Planning and execution of projects
  • Responsible for the team covering 1st line engineering support for all ingest, edit, archive, playout and encoding systems
  • Assist in training of Engineers directly and cross training between the team
  • Work with internal and external resources to complete projects on broadcast systems to schedule and without disruption to service

    Requirements:  
  • Experience of at least 5 years working in a large multi-cultural organization
  • Experience of at least 5 years working in a Radio &Television broadcast environment
  • Strong IT background and proven knowledge of IT networks
  • Some experience in application development would be advantageous
  • Ability to develop logical detailed test scenarios
  • Must have working knowledge of Windows Server, SQL 2008/2012, Visio, MS Project and other Microsoft Applications
  •  Knowledge of AutoCAD would be valuable
  • Knowledge of metadata associated with broadcast video and audio signals
  • Knowledge of data flow between systems
  • Detailed knowledge of Microsoft and Linux Operating Systems
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate to both technical and non-technical personnel and departments
  • Must possess a professional and positive attitude/outlook
  • Show initiative, independent correspondence and perform well under pressure to achieve deadlines
  • Strong organisational skills are essential with ability to continually re-prioritise own workload and deadlines
  • Strong logical and analytical thinker

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