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  • Broadcast/Streaming/Production Engineer

    Posted: 06/06/2021

    We are seeking a full-time IT/Streaming Engineer at our St. Petersburg, Florida facility. This individual will assist in installing and maintaining IT, video, audio, and other equipment streaming facility. This includes computer systems, data networks, and broadcast streaming equipment. hands-on support of office equipment, as well as maintaining the station vehicle fleet.

    Responsibilities:

    * Provide the engineering support for the building and installation of electronic systems/equipment as assigned
    * Help maintain computers and servers related to streaming transmission and video automation systems, as well as business-side workstations.
    * Assist in the maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local area network applications
    * Communicate with engineering management, associate engineers, and vendors on technical issues and project progress as required
    *Assist with preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting of broadcast electronics equipment, including but not limited to, cameras, audio and video equipment, and server/computing equipment
    * Perform building and vehicle safety inspections
    * Provide support in the management of Servers, Network Security, and Network Services
    * PC/Mac hardware/software support of on-site installing, servicing, and repairing workstations
    * Provide support for the technical needs of the streaming studio
    * Assist with equipment set-up and maintenance
    * Assist with LAN and WAN related hardware and software maintenance
    * Develop knowledge of facility-specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems
    * Apply regular security updates
    * Perform a physical inventory of equipment
    * Maintain digital telephone system
    * Other duties as assigned

    Requirements:

    * Associates degree or higher in IT, electronics, or computer-related field
    * Broadcast experience preferred
    * A great team-oriented attitude and dedication to quality
    * Strong familiarity with Microsoft, Mac, and Linux operating systems
    * Knowledge and competency in core hardware and computer system technologies, including installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance, and LAN/WAN networking
    * Proficiency in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure
    * Excellent communication skills
    * The ability to prioritize projects and work independently

    Physical Demands/Work Environment:

    * Must be able to work a flexible schedule
    * On-call duty, including weekends and holidays
    * Ability to lift computers and equipment generally less than 50 pounds