The Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the integrity of all WPIX technical and broadcast systems including media servers, routing systems, file distribution systems, Transmitter / RF systems, Live Trucks,
non-linear editing systems, audio video distribution, Master Control and Production switchers, Encoding systems, audio systems, communication systems, Cameras (Studio and ENG), test and monitoring systems. Create and maintain system documentation.
The ideal candidate should have experience in broadcast system engineering as well as have experience working in live broadcast environments. Should hold a B.S. in Engineering or Computer Science or have demonstrable equivalent experience. The candidate should have notable experience related to broadcast systems design and integration. Experience with AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio, Windows and MAC operating systems preferred. Software coding, specifically XML and HTML experience highly desirable. Must be a television system problem-solver and troubleshooter for live events and broadcasts.