Director of Engineering

Engineer for WBNS
Columbus, Ohio

posted on July 03, 2017


job posting:

Director of Engineering - 200PI Join our award-winning team! WBNS 10TV, Central Ohioís News Leader in Columbus, is dedicated to providing compelling content on all platforms, owning breaking news and ensuring a great future for our employees. We are currently seeking applicants for Director of Engineering. 10TV seeks an innovative, visionary leader who will keep WBNS on the cutting edge of digital technology on all platforms. This critical senior management position oversees and manages all Engineering, Master Control, and Quality Control Personnel. The DOE manages and maintains all broadcast equipment/systems responsible for daily on-air operation of the station with an eye towards evolving and innovate technologies. Uses RF and IP engineering knowledge to maintain and repair all technical equipment in studio and transmitter facilities, satellite downlink/uplink, microwave transmission systems and SNG and ENG vehicle maintenance. Manages and maintains all ancillary systems responsible for supporting the on-air operation (i.e., HVAC, networking, Generators, changeover switches, UPS systems electrical, and mechanical). Also Manages the Stationís FCC licenses, implements changes with regards to FCC requirements and exercises knowledge of FCC rules and regulations to protect the stationís license. Requirements: A thorough understanding of all Broadcast disciplines and future technologies including ATSC 3, spectrum modifications, and implementation of multiple streaming platforms with a strong I.T. background. Minimum of 5 yearsí experience in Broadcast engineering and operations management Degree in Electronics, Engineering or related field is preferred. SBE Certification in both Broadcast and I.T. disciplines is a plus. WBNS 10 TV is an equal opportunity employer.


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expires on 09/01/2017