Senior Compression Engineer/Specialist
The Sr. Compression Engineer/Specialist is responsible to Implements and maintains all video and audio compression systems needed to support beIN Sports requirements.
- Responsible for maintaining the compression video system.
- Ensure effective monitoring, troubleshooting, maintenance, and verification of all compression systems.
- Troubleshoot, repair, and replace defective equipment without assistance.
- Complete all assigned projects with minimal supervision.
- Provide training to departmental and interdepartmental personnel.
- Continue learning through on the job experience, challenge, and training.
- Documents and escalates to appropriate vendors with any new problems and/or system Engineering Change Orders.
- Coordinates system design, implementation, and maintenance with relevant departments.
- Assist in design, configuration, and implementation of all facets of the compression system.
- Maintains advanced knowledge of video and audio processing and encoding technologies.
- Meet deadlines and complete assignments in a timely manner, while still maintaining quality standards.
- Develops and updates Standard Operating Procedures, Change Configuration Requests, System Diagrams, and other technical documentation for all compression systems and functions.
- Maintains expert knowledge of uplink systems to determine, evaluate, and apply appropriate diagnostic measures to the system to verify nature of problems.
- Use diagnostic tools and resources to determine appropriate solutions.
- Satellite/TV equipment operation and installation skills
- Project management skills
- Presentation skills
- Troubleshooting skills
- Technical writing skills
- Interpersonal skills
- Negotiation skills
- Vendor and Contract management skills
- Computer skills
- Multitasking skills
- Organization skills
- Follow up skills
- Minimum Bachelor Degree in in Electrical, Electronics, Communications Engineering or related discipline.
- Minimum 4 years of professional experience in Satellite/TV Broadcast Engineering or other related field