SBE Chapter 37
SBE Chapter 37
January 28, 2020  

Jobs - Positions Wanted

As a service to its members, SBE Chapter 37 publishes DC - area industry related job openings. Additionally, we are pleased to post positions wanted.

Should you wish to post your job or position here, please drop us a line.

Chief Broadcast Engineer

Fairfax Public Access

Help Wanted

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The largest and leading public access station in the Nation's Capital seeks a highly skilled, results-oriented Chief Broadcast Engineer to lead a talented engineering team supporting HD television studios, digital radio studios, training operations and channel play-out across multiple systems. Fairfax Public Access supports, educates, entertains and informs a rich diversity of viewers and listeners with program¬ming cablecast across 14 different languages. With a dedicated staff and vibrant volunteer core, FPA is a beacon of free speech and community engagement in the DC metro region and nationally.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for design, installation, upgrade, maintenance and technical support of three HD TV Studios, two radio studios, four channel master control operations, training and duplication facilities.
  • Maintain system documentation to include CAD signal flow, installation and operation instructions along with service reports.
  • Management, scheduling and support of Broadcast Engineer team including organizing, and participating in weekend and on-call engineering support.
  • Responsible for monitoring multiple air channels and assuring quality of on-air product.
  • Engineering support for live programming, channel play-out, and production staff operations.
  • Keeping current on new technologies and providing recommendations on new systems which solve workflow problems or improve performance.
  • Understanding and familiarity with IT network systems in the support of video, transport, channel play-out and file-based workflows.
  • Proven track record of accurately assessing project goals and tailoring outcomes to meet stakeholder needs.
  • Determines, specifies and recommends operational purchase requirements.
  • Demonstrate success in capital planning, budgeting and personnel management.


  • A Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field
  • A minimum of five years of television engineering or related experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Society of Broadcast Engineers or other industry certifications

Familiarity with the following professional video & IT systems preferred:

  • Ross Video switchers, graphic systems and terminal gear
  • NewTek Tricaster including NDI and Skype TX
  • Grass Valley multiformat routings, multiviewers and playout systems
  • HPE network switches and routers (IP, WiFi, fiber, VLANS, SNMP)
  • Apple OS and Xsan storage systems
  • Adobe Creative Cloud suite and management


  • Base salary commensurate with experience, plus employer match of 5% of salary to 401(k) plan, plus outstanding benefits, plus possible substantial bonuses (which last year exceeded $10,000)

To Apply, send a cover letter and resume to and put "Chief Engineer" in the subject line.

(Entered: 01/17/2020. Posted: 01/15/2020-02/10/2020)

NPWS Modernization Technician

CACI International

Help Wanted

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Req #: 227148
Location: Indian Head, MD US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance: None

Job Description
CACI’s Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sector, is seeking a NPWS Modernization Technician to support a contract in Indian Head, MD; Hollywood, MD; FEMA Hq. Washington, DC and other FEMA/CACI locations as required. You will focus on supporting the NPWS Modernization environment.

What You’ll Get to Do:

The NPWS Modernization Technician will support integration of communication equipment into resilient shelters.

  • Provide installation/configuration of broadcast audio equipment, PC-based editing/playback solutions, RF systems, satellite communication systems, fiber-optic transmitters/receivers, and studio mechanical-automation control.
  • Be positioned to acknowledge, understand, and draft: Installation documentation, wiring schematics, assembly instructions, and troubleshooting guides.

More About the Role:

  • Support inventory control processes that includes: Equipment receipt, Bill-of-Materials verification, and serial number tracking.
  • Support the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Provide support at all levels of total system product which include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
  • Support functional analysis, timeline analysis, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • 3+ yrs. related technical experience

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location: US-Indian Head-MD-BALTIMORE

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.>

To Apply, use this link:

(Entered: 11/05/2019. Posted: 11/05/2019-02/05/2020)

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