Description

We are looking for a highly motivated individual that is able to work in a fast paced environment that understands complex workflow. The candidate needs to be flexible with their schedule and be able to work well with others.

Roles & Responsibilities

Participate and contribute to the design, development and deployment of complex broadcast video/audio and IT type production equipment and systems
Participate and contribute to the training and ongoing education of Production personnel in the operation of complex broadcast video/audio and IT type production equipment and systems
Have full understanding of technical facility, and complex broadcast video/audio and IT type production equipment and systems
Ability to rapidly diagnose video system and IT problems, and provide alternative solutions if needed to maintain production deadlines
Ability to comprehend complex concepts and workflows Must be able to lift heavy equipment for installation/maintenance when required

Experience / Skills


Skills – Computer/Storage/Networking/Applications
A minimum of 5 years of experience utilizing the aforementioned skill set in day to day support of a television production facility. Primary focus during this work experience should have been designing, building and supporting large, complex LAN and WAN environments.
Strong knowledge of Apple OS X client and server operating systems
Strong knowledge of Microsoft client and server operating systems
Strong knowledge of Adobe Premier and Quantum StorNext
Knowledge of Unix, and Linux
Knowledge of transcoding (Episode Engine, Vantage) programs, high speed file transfer (Signiant, Aspera) programs, media asset management (Fork, CatDV) programs, and graphics (adobe, VizRT) programs
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 codecs, i.e. ProRes, XDCam, H.264
Knowledge of IPV4 and IPV6
Knowledge of Industry standard data security best practices, i.e. ISO 27001
Knowledge of SNMP and network monitoring programs, i.e. Nagios, Solar Winds
Knowledge of log monitoring programs
Knowledge of VMWare ESX

Skills – Broadcast Systems
Understanding of production switchers and their use in the production environment
Knowledge of multi-viewer systems and the interface to tally and UMD data
Knowledge of audio systems including mixing consoles, audio playback, microphone and IFB components and the networking required.
Knowledge of intercom systems including wireless and interfacing to remote environments.
Familiarity with playback such as EVS or Dreamcatcher

Preferred Education and Experience
A minimum of 5 years of experience utilizing the aforementioned skill set in day to day support of a television production facility. Primary focus during this work experience will be in designing, building and supporting large, complex LAN and WAN environments.

Other Key Attributes / Characteristics
Have full understanding of technical facility, and complex broadcast video/audio and IT type production equipment and systems.
Ability to rapidly diagnose video system and IT problems, and provide alternative solutions if needed to maintain production deadlines
Ability to comprehend complex concepts and workflows
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

Physical Demands
Must be able to lift heavy equipment up to 50 lbs for installation/maintenance when required

Expected Hours of Work per week
40 hours/week