Post Production Maintenance Engineer

  • Stamford, CT
  • Posted 51 days ago | Updated 9 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Post-production
IT service management
Digital audio
Computer networking
Microsoft Windows
TCP/IP
Cloud storage
Issue resolution
Project scoping
Budget
Oracle Application Express
Telecommunications
Television
Broadcasting
Design
Software deployment
Editing
Computer hardware
Video
Documentation
Communication
OS X
Data
Adobe AIR
Avid
Adobe
Amazon Web Services
Cellular
Intellectual property
CUP
Management
Servers
Storage
Media
Operations
Research
Pick
SAP BASIS
Law
Innovation
Collaboration
Training
Recruiting

Job Details

Job#: 2026877

Job Description:

Apex Systems, the nations 2nd Largest IT Services firm, has an immediate opportunity for an Post-Production Specialist to work for a National Telecom-Industry Client.

If you or someone you know is interested in this opportunity, please email Ronak Gandhi

Position: Post-Production Specialist

Location: Stamford, CT

Contract: 12-Month Contract-to-Hire

Basic Requirements:

Minimum three (3+) years of experience in a television broadcast environment or equivalent combination of education/experience as an engineer or similar position

Ability to operate, maintain, design, procure and assemble "travel ready" light weight and streamlined systems for deployment. Both to domestic and international live events

Experience with post and broadcast systems including non-linear editing software and hardware, Analog/Digital Audio and Video Systems and computer networking knowledge

Excellent documentation and communication skills to facilitate effective results with staff and technology providers

Proficient in software-driven broadcast video equipment

Extensive Knowledge of MacOS and Microsoft Windows platforms

Solid understanding of TCP/IP networks and other data communication technologies

Able to work independently and with a team under live program conditions, navigate solutions within the framework of air deadlines

Self-starter and meets deadlines

Desired Characteristics:

Knowledge of computer server installation and maintenance

Proficient with post and broadcast production systems and software including Avid, Adobe, Accelerated file transfer technology, AWS, Cloud storage, and bonded cellular technology

Advanced computer/IT skills, including thorough understanding of networking, subnets, and IP configuration

Responsibilities:

We are looking for a motivated engineer comfortable functioning within a fast-paced environment to support systems for Remote Live Sports production onsite or at-home base. This position is responsible for building, designing, configuring, and maintaining systems both in preparation of and during live events, such as Sunday Night Football, Golf Tournaments, World Cup and the Olympics.

Deploy and manage systems on remotes events including servers, storage, networks, archive systems, and applications to support the media preparation and delivery needs of the Production and Engineering

Upgrade and patch systems as required for enhanced functionality and security issue resolution

Provide documentation of systems and support procedures to be utilized by the larger engineering, production, and operations teams at the facility

Proactively communicate with vendors, clients, and other engineering teams to resolve system issues and drive future development

Actively participate in projects to improve systems and procedures through meetings and written updates

Research and evaluate new and/or alternative solutions and technologies to enhance operational effectiveness and reduce costs; define best practices and standards within disciplines

Design infrastructure solutions to match business needs - Apply best design practices to meet project goals, translate project scope from client into efficient engineering solution; contribute to budget development

Work independently in a fast-paced live television environment and will be responsible for ensuring the on-site systems stay operational under all circumstances

Work within NBC equipment management software to catalog, track, and pick assets for deployment

Assist the remotes groups with system designs, budgeting, integration, and maintenance of our systems

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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