Job Details: Broadcast Support Engineer

Broadcast Support Engineer

Job Specification

Job Title: Broadcast Support Engineer
Ref: 5136
Location: Europe: London, UK
Salary: Negotiable: Please quote salary expectation on application
Sector: Engineering & Development
Type: Fixed Term Contract

Job Details

We are currently working with a leading multinational broadcast company that is looking to recruit a Support Engineer to join its team based on-site in London, providing services to a 24/7 live television broadcaster. This is an initial fixed-term contract position up to 12 months, but with good possibility of extension.

As Broadcast Support Engineer, you will be responsible for providing 1st and 2nd line engineering and operational support across all areas of the facility, including live studios, transmission, post production systems and file based workflows. Day-to-day duties will focus on maintaining an array of specialist broadcast and IT equipment, providing routine checks, fault finding and confidently prioritising the urgency of each issue or problem as they occur.

To be considered for this role, applicants must demonstrate skills in supporting a wide range of broadcast equipment and technologies, ideally including some or all of the following; Avid iNews, Media Central and PAM, broadcast graphics, Vantage transcoding, DivArchive tape library, Nexsan central storage, multiviewers, video mixers, cameras and talkback systems.

Additionally, good IT skills with ideally some exposure to networking would be highly beneficial, as would the ability to fault find and investigate the root cause of issues.

This is a shift-based role involve early, late and night shifts requiring candidates to have a flexible working approach, however these will not be 12-hour shifts.

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this role and you are fully eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship, then please apply now for consideration.


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