RF Maintenance Engineer - Fox Technology

Job Number: R50014919

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Engineering, Technology

Location: Tempe, Arizona

Job Posting Date: July 22, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an RF Maintenance Engineer to join our team and step into this critical role by ensuring that our online operational systems documentation is accurate and up to date. You will be an engineering liaison with interdepartmental personnel in order to ascertain technical support requirements, manage projects, and improve existing systems. You are a master of compression systems and writing systems documentation and can work independently as well as in a team environment.


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as a senior member of the Distribution Engineering Team

  • Install complex broadcast systems and equipment according to specifications and standards

  • Perform regular tests to ensure optimum performance

  • Write and maintain technical documentation in reference to equipment installation and operation

  • Lead projects assigned by management


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • CCNA, CCDP, or CCIE certifications

  • Seven (7) years of experience as a technician in broadcast or network broadcasting operations or equivalent military experience

  • IP and networking experience

  • Experience maintaining High Power Amplifiers

  • Experience in satellite communications

  • Experience in satellite and fiber transmission & receiving systems

  • Thorough knowledge of SDI video systems

  • Knowledge of SCTE messages and commands

  • Knowledge of terrestrial distribution networks

  • Understanding of all aspects of Standard & High Definition television

  • Understanding of MPEG, JPEG and other New Media applications

  • Understanding of electronic, electrical, computer and mechanical systems

  • Understanding of monitoring and control systems

  • Ability to read schematics, follow manufacturers repair manuals and use digital and analog test equipment

  • Must be able to lift fifty pounds

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours, including overnights and weekends and travel may be required to support remote broadcasts

  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelors’ degree in Electronics or Computer Science, or equivalent training and/or experience

  • FCC license

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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