Broadcast Engineer - Live Production

  • Location

    Feltham, London

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Leah Lamonby

  • Contact email:

    Leah.Lamonby@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH95766_1562685579

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-08

  • Start date:

    ASAP


Broadcast Engineer - Live Production
Location: Feltham (Infrequent travel)


We are actively looking for an enthusiastic and conscientious Broadcast Engineer to join the Employed Consultant team here at Experis.

Our client are a leading Media Production organisation who are looking for a Broadcast Engineer who is experienced working within a live broadcast and/or webcast production environment. You will be part of a core team, responsible for developing a creative vision and technical plans to deliver large events that make the creative vision of the producer/director come to life.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support in the installation, operation and maintenance of video/audio systems and equipment.
  • IT skill related to Windows and/or Mac desktop support and Servers
  • Basic IT skills related to IPV-4 not required but would be desirable.
  • IP video streaming basic skills required for show support
  • Determines the production techniques to be used: the types of equipment, studio set-up, necessary supplies and materials to complete the production
  • Determines the types of production equipment to be purchased or rented for a particular event
  • Plans and coordinates work schedules with team members
  • Has significant budgetary input for each event production
  • Provides expert consultation to producers regarding equipment requirements, utilisation proposals, facility integration, post production design integration, and optimum equipment and facility utilisation
  • Supervises team members to ensure optimum technical quality during production
  • Coordinates strategic planning of our clients facilities
  • Responsible for engineering project management including coordinating and supervising outside vendors, pre-showing planning and testing, and risk mitigation planning.


Essential skills, abilities and behaviours:

  • Ability to receive inputs from customers, producers and directors to render creative solutions for all aspects of technical delivery during a live show or recorded taped events
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of live broadcast and/or webcast production
  • Proven project management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage event and video engineering crews as well as outside vendors
  • Hands-on knowledge of broadcast video production equipment, broadcast and production practices, techniques and terminology
  • Understanding and experience of using/troubleshooting the following equipment/technologies:
    • Video/audio routers
    • DMX Lighting
    • Analogue/Digital audio desks
    • Vision mixers
    • Broadcast character generators.
    • Professional video camera packages.
    • Edit suites and other software based apps.

If you have the above skills please submit your CV .