Broadcast Operations Engineer - TV

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Oct 17, 2016 - Requisition No. 54985

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces. We challenge each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in our communities as around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen!

Bloomberg TV has a challenging opportunity within the Broadcast Engineering Group. You will be responsible for coordinating and performing maintenance of equipment as needed to support live broadcast operations. We will look to this Engineer to be enthusiastic, and troubleshoot production and on-air issues. You will also be responsible for updating transmitter/shift logs, conducting tests and diagnostics evaluations, and executing checklists to discover equipment and/or system anomalies. In addition, you will have the opportunity to coordinate and install new components and systems, as well as create and update engineering documents and diagrams.

You Must be Able To:

  • Have strong knowledge of technical TV and radio broadcasting equipment (including cameras, robotics, VTRs, routing equipment and production switchers).
  • Knowledge of broadcast automation systems and deep understanding of PC hardware and software operations.
  • Possess strong troubleshooting skills and have the ability to work independently and quickly in high-pressure situations.
  • Have flexibility in hours which may include evenings, nights and weekends.
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