The MLB Network Job Description
Position Title: Engineering Manager
Position Reports To: Director of Engineering
Position Summary: The MLB Network seeks an Engineering Manager to provide support for a state of the art HD television facility
Responsibilities : Specific responsibilities include:
- Support and maintain multiple studio production environments
- Support and maintain multiple manufacturer’s record, playback and non-linear editing systems
- Support and maintain state of the art television graphics systems
- Support and maintain computer network and subsystems
- Support and maintain inbound/outbound transmission systems and earth station.
- Support and maintain large networked intercom system
- Support and maintain large router and multi-viewer systems
Skills & Experience : The ideal candidate must have most if not all of the following skills and experiences:
- Knowledge of IP based Intercom Systems, complex digital routers, EVS, Grass Valley and Final Cut Pro networked editing and playback systems connected to large-scale SANs a plus.
- Knowledge of transmission and encoding systems including fiber, satellite and IP
- Must be able to analyze complex electronic problems and make recommendations for corrective action
- Ability to make design recommendations and implementation of new technologies
- Ability to create processes in an environment where not all are fully in place
- This position requires a highly organized, self-motivated individual who can interface with a diverse group of people and situations, while maintaining confidentiality
- Field/Remote experience and/or mobile unit EIC experience is a plus
- Able to work weekends and flexible hours
Bachelor’s degree in broadcast technology/ engineering or equivalent related experience. The position requires a minimum of 10 years of hands-on experience in large Studio or Remote production environments with digital video encoding. Previous experience with large matrix intercom systems is preferred. In-depth knowledge of computer and IT network systems with proficiency in AutoCAD, MS Project, Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
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