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BIT Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION:

WIS Television is seeking a Broadcasting Information Technologies Engineer. Our Engineers work in a fast-paced operations environment supporting out TV Operations. The job involves installation, support and troubleshooting of transmission, broadcast, automation, and IT technologies.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Daily Hire Responsibilities include ( and are not limited to):

- Installation, troubleshooting and support of Control Room and Studio Systems e.g. Automation, Switcher, Audio, Cameras, Multi-viewer, Etc.

- Installation, troubleshooting and support of on-air systems: Solid State Transmitter, ATSC for Over The Air and Cable providers, MPEG Encoding, PSIP and associated distribution technologies.

-Troubleshooting and support of associated broadcast networking technology, internetworking, TCP/IP, Multicast, UDP networks etc.

- Strong Computer Client/Server skills/MS Windows.

- Communicated with he production and operations staff to understand/ discuss equipment problems in order to effectively troubleshoot.

- Proficient with documentation and interpreting system diagrams.

- Logging of all equipment problems. Effective communication of issues to coworkers, management and vendors.

- Adhering to Broadcast standards and best practices.

- Support Special Events as required.

REQUIREMENTS:


Qualifications/ Requirements:

-Degree in Electronic Engineering and/ or equivalent 6 years industry experience.

-SBE Certificate or equivalent preferred.

- Equivalent written and verbal communication skills.

- Experience in a "live" broadcast environment.

- Solid understanding of requirements of a 24/7 live news operation.

-Must be well-organized and self- motivated

- Valid drivers license; ability to lift 50 lbs or more; ability to climb ladders and work on elevated surfaces.

HOW TO APPLY:


Applicant must have good organizational and communicational skills. SBE Certificate or equivalent preferred. Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 

DEADLINE: 2017-02-10