Job Details: Broadcast Engineering Manager

Broadcast Engineering Manager

Job Specification

Job Title: Broadcast Engineering Manager
Ref: 4654
Location: Europe: North West, UK
Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Technical: Engineering
Type: Permanent

Job Details

A leading digital content provider, based in the North West of England, currently has an excellent permanent opportunity available for an experienced and highly motivated Broadcast Engineering Manager to join its team.

As Broadcast Engineering Manager you will manage the on-shift team focused on providing engineering support across the contribution, production and distribution of sports content to OTT platforms, acting as a key point of escalation for technical issues and driving continual service improvement. You will be responsible for fault-finding, fault management, reporting, identifying improvements across processes, systems and workflows and ensuring that documentation is provided and updated.

Candidates will have a proven background as a hands-on Broadcast Engineer with previous supervisory / line management experience, covering staff rostering, training and development plans. You will have in-depth knowledge of broadcast systems and infrastructure, studio production workflows, contribution and distribution encoding technology and satellite and fibre circuits. A genuine passion for broadcast, IP based media technology and working in a live television environment is also essential, along with the ability to thrive under pressure.

Any additional experience of project planning, project management, budgetary and financial awareness and third party supplier management will be highly advantageous.

The working hours for this position will predominantly be a standard Monday-Friday week, however please be aware there will be a significant expectation to be available outside of normal business hours for key events and escalated issues.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a cutting edge content delivery company at an exciting time of growth and play a key role in helping to drive the department forward.

If you feel this is the right role for you and if you are fully eligible to live and work in the UK without restrictions, then please apply now for immediate consideration.

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