Broadcast Systems Engineering Manager, KSTP-TV Engineering, Job #50-14

POSTING DATE: June 17, 2014
JOB#: 50-14
JOB TITLE: Broadcast Systems Engineering Manager
COMPANY: KSTP-TV, Engineering
SCHEDULE: 8:00am - 5:00pm M-F
STATUS: Full Time, Salaried
  • Previous experience as Television Engineering Supervisor, Assistant Chief Engineer or Chief Engineer required
  • Effective communication skills and good interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to function effectively with tight deadlines and in high-pressure situations
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems quickly and effectively and develop cost effective solutions
  • Must have training and experience with analog and digital television systems, IP/network based systems, electronics theory, remote broadcast operations and microwave and high power RF systems
  • Must have strong computer skills with ability to use basic office applications as well as advanced applications like ACAD and Visual Basic
  • Basic knowledge of current FCC and FAA rules preferred
  • Experience with purchase agreement negotiations required
  • Must have availability to work on-call as needed, including evenings, overnights and weekends
  • Must have a valid driver's license and a safe driving history as determined by the Company (driving record will be checked)
  • Lead team of Broadcast Systems Engineers in the effort of providing continued support of existing systems as well as the planning, design and installation of new systems
  • Stay current on new technologies and provide recommendations on new systems that can solve workflow problems or benefit the station in other ways
  • Maintain the systems documentation library
  • Provide leadership and guidance to staff
  • Assist with the development, documentation and training of emergency procedures
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.
Job# 50-14
3415 University Ave
St Paul, MN 55114
Fax: (651) 642-4314
No Telephone Calls Please