SBE Chapter 37
SBE Chapter 37
December 3, 2020  

Jobs - Positions Wanted

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Broadcast Engineer


Help Wanted


ABC7-DC (WJLA-TV) is looking for a Transmitter/Broadcast Engineer! This individual will be responsible for installing and maintaining video, audio, and other equipment associated with television broadcasting. This includes server-based record and play-out systems, non-linear editors, production switchers, routing switchers, MPEG encoders, decoders, automation, news room computer systems, data networks, and broadcast transmission equipment.

In addition, job responsibilities will include…

• Maintain and repair transmitters (AM, FM, TV, Microwave, Fiber, satellite, etc.), receivers, cameras, switchers, graphic systems, audio equipment, video tape systems, routers, automation/editing systems, intercoms, two-way radios, monitors and display systems
• Provide budget information to support the implementation of new systems
• Provide technical support to operational users
• Consult and communicate with engineering management and other engineers on technical issues as required
• Provide specific engineering signal flow diagrams for CAD documentation on all work performed on technical systems.
• Responsible for repair, maintenance and installation of television transmitters and associated equipment.
• Responsible for stations compliance with FCC and FAA Rules and Regulations.
• Troubleshoot and repair VHF/UHF television transmitters and associated equipment
• Maintenance of microwave links
• Involves working with AC, DC and RF voltages in transmission equipment
• Perform all technical work to engineering standards and practices

What skills do you need to be successful in our role?
• Minimum of 5 years’ broadcast experience
• Solid understanding of core hardware, computer systems, and electrical systems
• Experience working with microwaves, transmitters and satellites is preferred
• Self-motivated and the ability to work efficiently without direct supervision
• Confidence in troubleshooting problems and effectively communicating solutions to internal and external customers
• Ability to read and understand technical materials
• Hold a valid driver's license
• Must be flexible to accommodate shift changes including extended hours, weekends, and evenings
• Ability to work on ladders, stand for long periods of time, and lift computers or equipment up to 50 lbs.
• Associates degree or higher in electronics or a related field is preferred.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! 

To apply, please visit the job posting here.

(Entered: 11/03/2020. Posted: 11/03/2020-02/03/2021)

Technical Delivery Manager


Help Wanted

Position Summary:

Build and cultivate strong internal customer relationships to establish engagement models for your team, ensure delivery of quality products in alignment with expectations, and uncover cross company requirements.

Provide technical project delivery thought leadership for the organization utilizing software tools and communication channels to insure that the technology life cycle can traverse the design, implementation, test, and release process

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform technical reviews of requirements, risks, and dependencies throughout all project phases.(list most important and frequently performed first) Written using active, present verbs i.e.: Perform, Write, Code, etc.
  • Draft and communicate project handover plan for stakeholders’
  • Management of technology planning
  • Coordinate meetings and technical reviews with internal and external stakeholders
  • Perform review of test plan results against requirements

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This role does not have supervisory responsibilities however will perform in a leadership role in the group setting standards and driving innovation.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management,  Electrical Engineering, or Information, Technology Sciences or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years’ of increasing responsibilities in integration, implementation, and release of technology solutions for business needs                    
  • 3+ years experience with project management practices such as Agile, Waterfall, etc.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Creative writing ability.
  • Vendor management
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Project Management Certifications are a plus
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Teams).
  • Prior experience with Jira, Jama, Confluence, or other related project documentation software platforms

Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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(Entered: 09/03/2020. Posted: 09/03/2020-12/04/2020)

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