Website The Walt Disney Company
The Senior Broadcast Systems Engineer is responsible for leading or aiding the evaluation, development, design, operation, installation, testing and life-cycle support of large-scale complex broadcast systems across DSS facilities. This includes the infrastructure located at the multimedia datacenters across North America and partner locations around the world.
- Provide feedback and technical reports on the progress and status of assigned work orders to both partners and staff.
- Sets priorities to ensure task completion; coordinates work activities with other managers
- Ability to travel to remote sites (domestic and international)
- Lead or aid with the evaluation, development, design, operation, installation, testing, diagnosis and life-cycle support of video, audio, RF, baseband, IP, signal processing, transport, and transmission equipment for use in large scale complex broadcast on-prem and cloud systems.
- Availability for on-call support.
- Work directly with engineers from a variety of internal and external stakeholders and vendors to resolve interoperability and functionality issues.
- Occasional weekend and overnight availability to perform work within maintenance windows.
- Utilize test equipment to troubleshoot, locate faults and resolve issues. This will include waveform monitors and network analyzers.
- Assist with project research, operation, planning, implementation, procedural documentation, and training.
- Ability to troubleshoot audio and video issues over IP networks utilizing Wireshark or other packet analyzers.
- Experience with communicating with internal and external stakeholders.
- Individual must be able to work under pressure and meet strict job deadlines.
- Lifting of heavy objects up to 50 lbs.
- Experience with managing video and audio routing switcher hardware.
- Ability to read, interpret and modify system design documentation.
- Comprehensive knowledge of video backhaul and distribution.
- Knowledgeable of video backhaul and distribution to troubleshoot audio and video issues over IP networks utilizing Wireshark or other packet analyzers.
- Proficient with Mac, Windows, and Linux/Unix operating systems.
- Highly proficient in both spoken and written English
- Understanding of A/V signal flows, network topology and the OSI Model.
Company: The Walt Disney Company
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US
Application Deadline: N/A