Maintenance Technician

NBCUniversal, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

You will be part of a dedicated team of Maintenance technicians covering our 24/7/365 operations. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated the ability to work alone and as part of a team. The candidate will have extensive experience in the on-going maintenance, support and troubleshooting of key broadcast systems. The role includes working on projects and with new technologies. On-site shift work is required.
  • Must be Customer driven and comfortable in 24/7/365 environment.
  • Responsible for installing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing broadcast equipment.
  • Maintain, support, troubleshooting and upgrades of Studio, Control Room and Distribution technologies including IP/SDI router (GVG); Intercom system (ClearCom); Switchers (Ross); Audio System (LAWO); Robotic camera system (Ross); Video Encoding (Harmonic) and associated equipment and technologies.
  • Maintain, support & troubleshooting of on-air systems, QOS, continuity, confirm all systems meet ATSC specifications for Over-the-Air and Cable providers.
  • Documentation (AutoCAD), SOP’s and upkeep of maintenance logs and databases.
  • Solid working knowledge of an IP video and audio facility and workflow.
  • Works well under pressure in order to rectify technical faults in a timely manner.
  • Works well within a team but also works efficiently independently
  • Undertake Projects as assigned and ensure on-time delivery.
  • Working with Vendors on projects and troubleshooting.
  • Well-organized, self-motivated and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be solution-oriented, proactive, and willing to dig to find a sound resolution.
  • Must be able to act with urgency, immediacy, and make appropriate decisions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Degree in Engineering or 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in a similar role within a TV Station, ISP, media company, systems integrator or other relevant industry.
  • Experience working in News very desirable.
  • Excellent knowledge of computer-based technologies within a Broadcast environment.
  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills with ability to interface with all levels of management & user community.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be able to lift equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Desired Qualifications
  • Bilingual (Spanish and English)

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