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Broadcast Engineers operate broadcast systems and make sure radio and television programs are broadcast in time. Common duties of a Broadcast Engineer include operating and maintaining systems, handling repairs, creating audiovisual links between various locations, preventing interruptions caused by equipment failure, and collaborating with other members of the team. Based on our most successful resume samples, essential qualifications include audio visual equipment expertise, decision making, fast thinking, networking, and communication skills. Eligible candidates make display of a degree in audio visual technology in their resumes.

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Broadcast Engineer

Promoted to Broadcast Engineer the InterVu was acquired by [company name], charged with leading engineering efforts to multicast-enable the corporate WAN

  • Teamed with product management to pioneer marketable product offerings and create savings on communication costs.
  • Conceptualized and implemented a comprehensive, $250K plan for A/V and computer equipment as part of one of the first webcast studio solutions; conducted detailed research on competing vendors.
  • Served as project manager and technical engineer/architect on highly-successful Internet events for Microsoft, DNC, Siebel Systems, John McCain, King 5 Television and more.
  • Provided technical consultation and training to CTO and management-level IT professionals.
  • Pursued and managed technical relations and partnership development with leaders in MS Windows Media Technologies and Real Networks Systems.
  • Supervised efforts to create standard specifications for high standards of quality and service. Managed a budget of $500K.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Video Production And Web Design
2

Broadcast Engineer

Developed viable business strategies for radio stations acquisitions and restructuring leading to total asset value increase

  • Predicted signal coverage, reliability, and interference using radiofrequency software tools
  • Compiled and analyzed demographics of market opportunities, population and ethnic profile of broadcast facilities
  • Detailed FM/AM broadcast radio site construction and/or modification estimates for a variety of broadcasting companies, including Clear Channel, CBS Radio, Cumulus Media, and Cox Media Group
  • Presented new business opportunities to potential investors and company executives
  • Standardized the research, documentation and presentation processes for the Engineering Team to ensure quality business proposals
  • Generated budgeting and scheduling for proposals
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
3

Senior Broadcast Engineer

Implemented and maintained major field tests of the Portable People Meter (PPM) trial in various markets, including Wilmington and Philadelphia. Stations in Baltimore and Washington were also included.

  • Developed, executed, and documented test plans using advanced third party systems
  • Extended the processes to recent market rollouts based on functionality
  • Designated as the country-wide contact for radio stations, TV stations, and national cable TV networks
  • Received top Arbitron awards for improved processes, as well as the extended use of my broadcast industry knowledge
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Electronic Systems
4

Broadcast Engineer and Network Administrator

Worked nearly 15 years with an excellent worldwide, international broadcaster that has innovative technology and has positively impacted the lives of millions.

  • Repaired, maintained radio towers and curtain antennas.
  • Repaired and maintained 5-100,00 watt transmitters and supporting equipment
  • Administered the entire LAN/WAN, firewalls, software licenses, wireless networks, and of course all the computers.
  • Installed and maintained operatorless radio automation software that controls the entire broadcast facility, auto-substitutes failed components and notifies the engineer on-call of any critical faults.
  • Developed the proactive preventive maintenance program that increased the availability from 96% to over 99.8% (downtime is less than 0.2%) with the very near target of 99.99%.
  • Converted nearly 20 affiliated analog audio recording studios throughout Asia to fully digital while based in Singapore from January 2003 to December 2004.
  • Provided technical assistance to the Asia regional office and affiliated recording studios
  • Participated in developing and implementing the present digital delivery system that moves the audio files from the producer to the correct broadcaster.
  • Wrote and modified in-house software (batch, C#, PHP, HTML) to automate some routines and provide additional notification alarms for the radio automation system.
  • Designed and manufactured various retrofit systems to continue operating as needed.
Candidate Info
50
years in
workforce
19
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
MA
Business Administration
5

Communications Specialist and Broadcast Engineer

Strategically prioritized, and drove projects to ensure on-time, requirements compliant completion with a focus in the operation of transmission encryption equipment both HD & SD. Applied strategic planning, prioritization and project management skills toward consistently achieving critical deadlines while maintaining high quality standards. Oversaw and managed the performance of 6 Motorola Multiplexes SD/HD; Maintain 4 Tandberg systems HD. Experienced with Video over IP and Remote Reflex (Statmux) transmission configurations, implementation and maintenance.

  • Earned a stellar reputation and was appointed to serve as the Head Engineer in the Design & installation of Cisco IP transports & Multiplexes HD/SD, Unicast & Multicast.
  • Maintained, tracked, and updated: uplink and downlink dish farm, 4 Vertex 9m Dishes & GenIV HPA Transmitters; ILC Control System for NJ and CA remote control of Transmission Systems; Facility Operations from production to operations, Skilled in Linux, Unix, VMS, Windows & MacOS; Final Cut Server Edit Rooms, Avid ISIS with SQL Database Edit Rooms; Anystream Transcoders for Video On Demand (VOD) Apple ITUNES and others.
  • Successfully launched multiple DVB-S2 Transmission Systems MCPT and SCPC.
  • Steered the conceptual development, design and execution of the Cisco (Formerly SA), DCII and VCII system.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BA
Communications
6

Senior Broadcast Engineer

Provided maintenance support to twelve SD on-air broadcast networks and five HD broadcast networks.

  • Project Manager for medium and small projects including: Volicon Observer System Install, Advance HD Masslogger Project, and HP Server Install Project.
  • Find quick and efficient solutions to repair and recovery of broadcast and IT equipment with emphasis on customer service.
  • Designed, planned, and implemented new equipment projects with emphasis on documentation, security, training materials, and a seamless transition with on-air systems.
  • Tested, troubleshot, and configured IT infrastructure including Cisco switches and routers, Juniper firewalls for 100BaseT, Gigabit Ethernet and Brocade fiber switching.
  • Interfaced with other departments to coordinate implementation of projects with on-line equipment.
  • Provided first-line emergency maintenance for air-impacting outages.
  • Team with vendors in troubleshooting problems and upgrading systems.
  • First-line live events set-up and support engineering.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Mass Communication
AA
Mass Communication
BS
Information Technology
7

It/broadcast Engineer II

  • Supported Director of Engineering with capital project budgeting and purchasing.
  • Managed integration of Charlotte and Greensboro news channels into Raleigh technical facility.
  • Maintain the broadcast, IT, and facilities infrastructures for 24 hour news and weather channels in the Raleigh/Durham, Charlotte, and Greensboro television markets; including remote newsroom, bureau, and microwave tower locations.
  • Maintained facility drawings and created project designs utilizing AutoCAD.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Project Managerment
Mechanical Engineering Design And Drafting
Cisco Networking
8

Broadcast Engineer

Joined Army in 1999 and graduated from the United States Defense Information School.

  • Activated to regular Army status for touring duty in Baghdad and Fallujah in 2004.
  • My team, which consisted of 12 soldiers, built the first television and radio broadcast station in Iraq.
  • Honorably discharged
  • Secret clearance from the U.S. ARMY
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
9

Broadcast Engineer / Programmer / Audio/video Editor

Programmer, Traffic Coordinator, Assistant Station Engineer, Production assistant, Engineering of live streams, Audio and Video editing, transmitter maintenance and respair. Ensuring FCC compliance. Anything technical with computers/networking.

  • Started as a Video Editor / Cameraman / Audio Engineer
  • Promoted to Chief Master Controller June of 2012
  • My job duties also include any broadcast needs or information technology related duties. (Comprehensive List Available)
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
10

Broadcast Engineer

On-air director, switcher, video and audio tape operator in Master Control.

  • Coordinated on-air talent segments, synchronized national and local radar with OCM, ran commercials, station identification, and advertised promotions.
  • Controlled audio and video feeds to the satellite.
  • Trained new operators in Master Control.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Industrial Drafting
C
Certificate

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