Broadcast Technologist (Contract)


Are you creative, dynamic and passionate?  Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals?  Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you.  If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.

Job Status: Contract (10 months)
Position: 3 openings

About the Role:

Reporting to Manager, Technical Services, you will be responsible for providing technical support to the broadcast systems for on air channels, Media Asset Management system the post production facilities in the Corus Quay Broadcast Centre as part of a team of other passionate and multi-disciplined Broadcast Technologists.


•Provide technical support to air chains and feeds (satellite and IP), MAM and playout systems, and post production facility

•Assist with and perform system upgrades, configurations or modifications

•Assist in installation and commissioning of technical solutions

•Maintain, troubleshoot, test and repair broadcast equipment and systems

•Maintain documentation in AUTOCAD and MS Visio, present new documented solutions to the team

•Assist in day-to-day operation of the Engineering department as required

•Participate and support your team members in finding solutions to complex problems

•Support the Manager, Technical Services and the department by completing any other duties assigned

•Able to work a modified work schedule within a 24/7 continuous operation

About You

What We Need From You:

•Minimum 3 years’ experience working as a Broadcast Technologist supporting mission critical broadcast environments

•Experience in supporting Apple, Windows and Linux systems

•Demonstrable knowledge of broadcast systems, media processes and post production

•Demonstrable ability to propose technical solutions and implement alternative methods

•Demonstrable knowledge of Enterprise class storage, servers and communication protocols

•Demonstrable knowledge of networking topology and infrastructure

•Demonstrable collaborative skills

•Ability to work in a matrixed environment, supporting many customers

•Ability to pivot according to changing priorities in a fast paced environment

•Self-motivated and thrives working in a team environment

•Able to accommodate shift work and on-call emergencies as required

•Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

•Able to work effectively with users in broadcast environment and understand their requirements

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