Broadcast Engineer/IT Specialist
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Job ID 2016-45230
Location US-CA-San Diego
Posted Date 1/3/2017
More information about this 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.
Responsibilities and Skills:
Installation and Maintenance of Television Broadcast and Information Technology
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.
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.