BIT Engineer

WarnerMedia

The Job

The Broadcast & IT Systems Engineer requires a solid understanding of technology and practices necessary to perform maintenance, installation in both studio and outside broadcast facilities in a fast-paced production environment.

The Daily

  • In-house production support of live and recorded programming requires a knowledge of broadcast and IT infrastructure including:
  1. Technical spaces (control rooms, studios, terminal gear/equipment/central apparatus/distribution riser rooms and data centers)
  2. Associated production systems (A/V and data routing, signal processing, cameras, switchers, audio mixers, intercom, encoders/encoding, feeds/edit systems, master control, automation and transmission systems, etc.)
  • A working knowledge of IT and data networking is also necessary to work in an increasingly IP and IT centric broadcast/multimedia infrastructure.
  • Collaboration with team members, clients and other support groups is required to troubleshoot and resolve issues with broadcast/multimedia systems and computers in our production environments.
  • This position will primarily provide facility-based support. However, there may be occasions requiring support of outside productions/events or to provide technical support to upgrade outside broadcast facilities.
  • Any maintenance of Electronic Newsgathering (ENG) crew gear will be a shared responsibility with the field engineering team.
  • Turner BEST teams operate within an ITSM Service Management framework, supported by common processes around planning and managing changes.
  • Adherence to our standard ITSM processes to minimize impact and deliver value to our customers is required. This includes documenting issues/requests and escalating as needed for problem management and resolution via our in house service management system(s).
  • A willingness to perform varied tasks, document systems and processes, adapt to changing priorities, and the ability to solve complex technical problems independently are essential to be successful in this position.
  • We expect our BIT engineers to build good relationships amongst our client base and to provide excellent customer service.
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) are required.
  • Shift work on a rotating schedule is necessary to meet the needs of our customers.

The Essentials
  • 2-4 year electrical/electronic/IT related degree (or equivalent experience and qualifications)
  • 2-5 years of applicable work experience or demonstrated equivalent competency
  • Ability to execute projects
  • Systems administration/security desired
  • Functional expertise and problem-solving abilities in most core broadcast systems
  • CAD Skills desired
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows, MacOS, and Linux
  • Must be highly motivated to learn new emerging television and IT technologies and broaden knowledge of existing systems.
  • Must have a good understanding of system design and be able to create and follow flow drawings.
  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of broadcast systems operations.
  • Network administration and diagnostic skills. – Working knowledge of broadcast IP routers or exposure to cloud solutions is a plus.


The Perks

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To apply for this job please visit careers.warnermediagroup.com.

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