Job title: Broadcast Support Engineer
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Casual
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev
Skills: Engineer Broadcast Support RF Baseband Gallery Nimbra NOC Networking Encoding
Pay interval: Daily
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: Manchester, North West UK
Job published: 03/08/2020
Job ID: 37397

Job Description

Are you an experienced Broadcast Support Engineer looking for freelance work in the North West of England? 
 
If so, we have a fantastic opportunity for multiple Broadcast Support Engineers to join a leading broadcast services company on an ad-hoc freelance basis.
 
As Broadcast Support Engineer, you will be responsible for the maintenance of production equipment across studio and gallery facilities, including cameras, vision mixers, sound consoles, production switchers and audio and video routers. You will also work to support an MCR and network operations facility, requiring familiarity of IP, RF, uplinking, multiplexing and encoding systems. Experience of supporting Avid and EVS production systems and workflows would be advantageous, as would a strong networking skills across TCP/IP, WAN and LAN.
 
Any knowledge of Nimbra networks would also be a great bonus.
 
The working hours will be 12-hour shifts on an ad-hoc basis, with no night shifts included.
 
It is key that you have broadcast engineering experience and exposure of working in a fast-paced live broadcast environment with strong fault finding and problem solving skills. 
 
This is an excellent opportunity to build a long-lasting relationship with a leading broadcasting company and work alongside an experienced team of engineers.
 
If you feel that you have the required skills for this position and are fully eligible to live and work in the UK then please apply now for immediate consideration.