Broadcast Engineer / IT Specialist
KSWBSan Diego, CA
Full Time Job
KSWB is seeking a Broadcast Engineer/IT Specialist. This position will support all live Broadcast and Post Production/Editing equipment in a digital television facility. The ideal candidate must be able to excel in a fast paced environment, work well under pressure and be solution-oriented. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a critical component of this role.
• Installation and Maintenance of Television Broadcast and Information Technology - Equipment.
• Thorough computer skills, a must.
• Mac OS & Final Cut Pro experience a plus
• Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills are essential. Applicant should be comfortable troubleshooting computer systems and electronics at the component level.
• General understanding of digital video formats is important
• Working knowledge of LAN/WAN/VPN networking, Video over IP and VOIP technologies is useful
• Must be able to read technical drawings/documentation -
• Knowledge of satellite, microwave and fiber transmission technologies.?
• In addition to working well independently, must also work well as part of a team. Ability to work well with people at all levels, professions and disciplines
• Must be well-organized, detail-oriented and possess excellent oral and written communication skills including a predisposition to providing - excellent customer service.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills to effectively prioritize work and resolve - issues. Excellent reasoning skills in order assist in troubleshooting problems.
• Ability to follow verbal instructions while involved in high-pressure situations, being - pro-active and relating information in a concise manner during critical situations. -
• Must be able to work highly varied and flexible hours in support of live news events - (i.e. nights, weekends, and holidays).
• This position is located San Diego, CA.
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