Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
Full Time Job
FOX News is looking for a Broadcast Engineer to join our New York Bureau. As the Broadcast Engineer you will efficiently remedy on-air emergencies in a fast-paced, news-oriented environment.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Hands on work with hardware and software solutions
• Troubleshoot all SD/HD broadcast systems (including studio, control room, satellite, production, post, graphics and communications systems)
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 5 years of experience as an electronic broadcast maintenance engineer at a network or major market station
• Associates degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent education preferred
• Working knowledge of digital and analog SD/HD audio/video technologies
• Ability to troubleshoot and repair system problems and equipment down to the component level if necessary
• Knowledge of computers, video/audio servers, and networking is a primary requirement
• Fluent in the use of a diverse array of hardware and software tools used for control, upgrades and troubleshooting of these broadcast systems
• FCC or SBE certifications are a plus
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to work on multiple projects/issues simultaneously
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.