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Senior Broadcast Engineer - V5002

Are you an experienced OB Broadcast Engineer who would prefer to be office based? If this sounds like you, a superb opportunity has opened up at this West London Facility.


Call us now on 020 7383 3850 for details of this new opportunity.

THE COMPANY

 

Our client is an international media company which supplies end-to-end solutions across the full broadcast spectrum – Media Services & Facilities; Production & Content and Equipment Rental & Sales.

 

THE ROLE

 

You will be responsible for the day-to-day operation and support of technical facilities, encompassing satellite downlink and fibre feeds, and providing EVS, Edit and Studio gallery guarantee.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • MCR operations and co-ordination of live feeds from incoming lines through to playouts and line recordings 
  • Quality check incoming and outgoing feeds, edit content for playout or dispatch and equipment movement for all areas
  • Maintain broadcast technology across all broadcast systems
  • Provide support of broadcast technology at offsite operations
  • Undertake/support on broadcast technology projects
  • Work with and configuration of industry standard file-based technology and workflows.
  • Train & mentor junior staff.

 

THE PERSON

 

With extensive experience in an operational and broadcast engineering based role (ideally in an outside broadcast environment), you will have a good understanding of Video and audio formats (HD-SDI, SD-SDI, ASI, AES, MADI etc) and principles of video and audio transmission and broadcast monitoring.

 

Demonstrable knowledge of Camera Channels, Vision, Switchers and Sound Mixer technology is essential.


You'll enjoy being hands-on and leading by example, but also happy to train and nurture junior members of the team.


The ability to work under pressure in a live environment is essential as it the willingness to work evenings and weekends if necessary.

 

If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.

 

What to EXPECT 

  • Searchlight only advertises active roles.
  • Your details will be sent directly to the Consultant who is handling this role.

 

If this role isn’t quite right, but you would like us to have your CV on file, please send it to sroffice@searchlight.com.

 

Searchlight strives to promote equal opportunities for all. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief.

 

To learn more about Searchlight, see:   www.searchlight.com