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Engineer, Transmission

Engineer, Transmission

Encompass Digital Media
Atlanta, GA 30340

Job details

Job Type

Full-time

Atlanta, GA

Position Type: Full-time, Non-Exempt

Encompass is a global technology services company focused on supporting broadcast, cable and digital leaders. We design, implement and operate reliable video solutions that capture, process and deliver our clients’ video content from any source, in any format, to any destination in the most efficient manner possible.

Job Description

The Engineer, Transmission is required to install, test, and repair technical equipment within the Teleport/ Satellite uplink facility, including satellite antennas, high power amplifiers, up converters, modulators, routers, servers, SD/HD encoders and receivers and other ancillary satellite communication equipment.

  • Uses miscellaneous analog and digital test equipment to correct equipment problems including oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers under the supervision of others and alone.
  • Monitor and maintain all building services including electrical distribution, Generators, and HVAC.
  • Assemble waveguide, cable, and fiber optic systems.
  • Schedules and performs preventative/corrective maintenance on systems or equipment as necessary.
  • Provides users and clients with professional, courteous, and timely technical support.
  • Updates drawings and create new ones for all future projects.
  • Creates work flows and designs for new and existing customers.
  • Creates and manipulates ad insertion and the gear involved. To include scripts, contact closures, logging software and other equipment based on client’s needs.
  • Performs other special assignments as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Individual must be able to work flexible hours to accommodate client maintenance requests
  • Must have the ability to provide an on call status dictated by a rotating schedule and client basis.
  • 3 to 5 years of broadcast industry experience and/or equivalent knowledge base
  • Proficient in PC-based hardware and software applications
  • Well versed in all aspects of the RF environment and gear being utilized
  • Comprehensive knowledge of HD/SD video, audio and RF systems
  • Able to operate broadcast, transmission, and test equipment.
  • Able to read and understand technical operations manuals
  • Experience with automation systems
  • Able to make time critical decisions in a live on air environment under pressure.
  • Able to troubleshoot most problems without help or supervision.
  • Thoroughly versed in calculating frequencies and formula.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform all duties related to operating and maintaining a satellite uplink facility.
  • Individual must be able to work under pressure and meet strict job deadlines.
  • Able to communicate in the English language, apply logical troubleshooting skills, and be able to manipulate formulae.
  • Individual must be able to frequently lift heavy objects.
  • Two year degree in Electronics Engineering Technology (EET) and/or equivalent experience in Satellite Communications/Broadcast RF Communications or equivalent knowledge of the field

In this position, personnel safety is of the utmost importance. Individuals are often exposed to hazardous working conditions that include; heavy lifting, power tools, dangerous heights, and potential exposure to RF radiation.

Encompass Digital Media is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status. M/F/Disability/Veteran

Posting Number:

38004

Open Date (mm/dd/yyyy):

01/21/2022

Location:

Atlanta
3845 Pleasantdale Road
Atlanta, GA 30340

Position:

Engineer, Transmission


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