Broadcast Engineer

Ref. SGP-BroadEng

Job Purpose Summary

A highly technical role requiring experience in the broadcasting field and a strong knowledge of complex IT systems. The Broadcast Engineer will work within a team to support, maintain and improve existing systems, as well as help design and implement new systems supporting projects for multiple well-known clients in the sport and broadcasting world.

The Broadcast Engineer will oversee the smooth running of operations during live events, with specific responsibility for our premium sports results system, Matrics, a live system that mixes automated data with information entered by the operational team.
The role includes working on evening shifts and during the weekends.

Key Responsibilities

To support a broadcast infrastructure that runs live operations on an almost daily basis. The individual must be able to learn quickly and efficiently and be able to produce reliable documentation as they will be trained to implement and support an array of deltatre's own products and services, including:

  • Broadcast engineering including mixing next-generation broadcast and IT solutions
  • Design and specifications of video and broadcast solutions
  • Understanding of HTML, web interfaces, XML/XSLT
  • Troubleshoot software and hardware related problems across multiple platforms and devices
  • Scheduling upgrade and backups of hardware and software systems
  • Mixed workstation/laptop environment of windows XP / Win7 / OSX / Linux
  • IIS/SQL/Windows Server/Virtual Machines
To ensure the smooth running of the live events operation the individual will be responsible for:
  • Manage the Operators team, support the remote locations (if any) and coordinate all the activities respecting the agreed deliverables;
  • Prepare hardware setup and preparation pre-live events;
  • Test and simulate all the systems involved during the live coverage;
  • Define, implement and document the standard procedures during live coverage, the Business Continuity Plan and the communication workflow both internal and external.

Person Specification

This is a technically demanding role that will require the individual to demonstrate a blend of technical skills and responsibility to perform their job well. A strong team player who will possess the ability to multi-task, and perform the role calmly and efficiently under pressure.

  • Experience working within the broadcast industry
  • Experience working specifically with broadcast graphics systems (desirable)
  • Strong IT skills (both Mac and Windows)
  • Good communication skills for providing user support and for promoting a good communication workflow throughout the team
  • Ability to prioritise multiple tasks and user support, maximising efficiency, quality and standardisation across the services
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and highly pressured environment
  • Willingness to work evening and weekend shifts as required
  • Knowledge of best practice for IT security
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Networking including Microsoft Exchange, SQL and Active directory.
  • Degree educated, with a Broadcast Media Technology focus (desirable)

How to Apply

We are committed to ensuring that we provide equal opportunities for all.

Interested candidates are invited to send a short letter of application and curriculum vitae by e-mail to: recruitment.singapore@deltatre.com

We are committed to ensuring that we provide equal opportunities for all. Please let us know if you have any special requirements for the interview process. Please note that we can only contact successfully shortlisted candidates.