Senior Broadcast Engineer – VP

Citi

The Senior Broadcast Engineer will directly manage a team of highly skilled audio visual technical resources delivering high quality content for the virtual/in person hybrid environment. They will interface with senior management on the development of content as well as work closely with the business to manage the infrastructure and deliver broadcast content for Citi based businesses similar to news programs on broadcast television. Engineer will provide pre-broadcast support for planning and rehearsal, as well as post-broadcast support in the form of editing and publishing program material. They will manage technicians that will operate, maintain, and troubleshoot Citi’s systems for a variety of applications. This role will also be responsible for the facilitation of professional quality broadcasts via corporate client’s existing Zoom or MS Teams environments. This is a highly collaborative position that requires strong communication skills and a thorough understanding of digital video, streaming & production. A resilient, versatile, multi-tasker, who has a willingness to work on multiple projects against hard deadlines and schedules will thrive in this role.

Responsibilities:

  • Act as lead resource and provide technical support for broadcasts and events, including switching video, streaming, editing, etc…
  • Coordinate with client & staff to determine IT/AV infrastructure requirements for broadcast needs
  • Setup and breakdown of live events & prepping broadcast for streaming
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot in real-time, “on-air”
  • Perform routine testing and diagnostics of broadcast equipment & systems comprising of but not limited to: video switching, PTZ and manned cameras, digital video transport, etc…
  • Prepare and stage systems for Quality Control testing as applicable
  • Liaise, rehearse and work with client to understand production needs
  • Proactively escalate matters to appropriate stakeholders while simultaneously helping to determine root-cause
  • Recommend equipment and best practices as applicable
  • Archive or edit and publish programs as per the client’s requirements
  • Actively stay current on all relevant technologies and complete relevant product trainings when available

Qualifications:

  • Ability to interface and work with executive management in a highly dynamic, demanding, and mobile environment
  • Ability to access talent and have the proper resources manning the events
  • Proficient with manned and PTZ cameras, white balancing, color correction and ‘irising’
  • Proficient with video switching – Analog Way, Black Magic Design, Newtek Tricaster, VMix and others.
  • Proficient with video encoding, soft encoders ie Wirecast; hard encoders ie Blackmagic
  • Proficient with non-linear video editing i.e Final Cut, Avid, Adobe Premier, etc…
  • Proficient with AMX and Crestron equipment. Working knowledge of NetLinx Studio and Crestron Toolbox
  • Proficient with Zoom platform and in particular Zoom webinar or equivalent
  • Experience with Cisco endpoints & support
  • Strong understanding of video compression
  • Superior customer service and analytical abilities
  • Strong technical aptitude and a desire to learn and work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Knowledge of signal flow for audio, video and control
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple concurrent projects effectively
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with senior executives and their staff
  • Ability to embrace ownership of and accountability for tasks/projects

Education:

  • Minimum five (5) years of broadcast engineering experience with a proven track record in taking large broadcast video/audio projects from concept to completion.
  • ITIL certifications preferred
  • AVIXA/InfoComm CTS preferred
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of IT/Networking theory, topology, and best practices
  • Videoconferencing experience including configuration, operation, call set-up and equipment management
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of AV best practices and procedures
  • 2 Year College Degree or technical school preferred or equivalent experience

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