Operations Operations

Broadcast Systems Engineer

Tokyo

Job Description

Job Title:
Broadcast Systems Engineer
Location:
Tokyo
Schedule:
Full-Time, Permanent
Team:
Operations
Department:
Operations
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What's your new role about?

Broadcast System Engineer will be part of a dynamic team supporting and maintaining broadcast systems.
The department in which this role is located, carries out support and maintenanceof the live video streaming platforms and workflow management systems which operate in a 24/7 broadcast environment. Covering most audio/video related parts of the chain from signal acquisition, remote and local ingest to edit and IP based delivery.
As part of a fast-growing company, they will have a hands-on approach to support and delivery of major and minor projects. The role is well suited to Broadcast Engineers & Network Engineers looking to build their skills and experience across broadcast and IP based OTT workflows.
The successful candidate must be passionate about Broadcast/IT engineering, Networking, Editing and internet related media technologies.

KEY DELIVERABLES (WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?)

Shift engineer supporting Broadcast operations
Perform maintenance of Broadcast systems.
Monitor platform systems and be responsible for the technical escalation process.
Communicate with and provide technical assistance to MCR, Media Managers and Operational staff 
Participate in the delivery of major projects alongside project teams and technical specialists
Manage and deliver minor projects within the broadcast facility
Create and update documentation

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?)

Projects & Installation – Wiring, System upgrades, Broadcast & Editing infrastructure installation & System specification
Video encoding & File transcoding systems: Vantage, Amberfin, Content Agent (or related toolsets)
VoIP, TCP & UDP experience.
Networking and multicast experience within a live transmission environment

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?)

Experience with Ruby based development including SQL, HTML, JavaScript
Confident with Linux operating system (CentOS, RedHat)
Knowledge of Windows Domain Security and Active Directory an advantage
Experience of IP contribution Mpeg Transport Stream Recorders
Familiar with Cisco products CCNA & CCNP preferable
Experience supporting Avid Pro-tools
Experience supporting live broadcast systems, EVS, Evertz Dreamcatcher

THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….

Teamwork & Collaboration Working collaboratively with a group of people in order to accomplish a task or achieve a goal.
Planning & Organising Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity.
Drive & Energy Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job.
Learn and Grow On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills
Customer Orientation Building and maintaining external and internal customer satisfaction with Perform products, services and expertise

Here's a little more about us…

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life.
 
We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. There are no limits to what we can achieve. So, if you want to push boundaries and change the world, DAZN is the place to be.
 
As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry, and we're not going to stop.
 
Because for us, it's all about Limitless Ambition - never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers. We're growing fast and have made a big impact so far, and that's just the beginning. There's so much we can do. Working with us is exciting, empowering and truly global.
 
If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to succeed at DAZN. Come and join our team
 
DAZN – who we are and what we do:
 
- Headquartered in the UK
- 2,800 employees in over 24 countries.
- We are home to DAZN – the largest, fastest-growing global sports streaming service
- DAZN is live in Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Brazil, the USA, Canada, and Japan.
- We guarantee affordable access on all devices including TVs, smartphones, tablets, games consoles and PCs
- We work across every aspect from broadcast planning & production through to content distribution & commercialisation
- We run some of the world's most popular sports sites, including Goal, Sporting News and Spox.
 
To find out more visit: https://careers.dazn.com/