Broadcast Engineer Resume Samples

Broadcast engineers work with the hardware and broadcasting systems used in radio, new media or televisions. It is the job of these engineers to ensure that the broadcasts are displayed on time with the highest possible quality. The other roles and responsibilities include – maintaining specialist equipment for broadcasting, setting and monitoring audio-visual links for various locations, operating editing facilities, repairing technical faults, minimizing service loss, designing circuits, interpreting and designing hardware and systems and investigating new techniques.

The strongest portfolio for this position should show the following skills – experience in electronic engineering and communication equipment, the abilities to apply digital and analog theories, excellent IT skills, strong color vision and hearing capacities, fault-finding skills, time management skills, the capabilities to solve technical issues and good communication capacity. To gain entry into this line, candidates should depict in the Broadcast Engineer Resume a degree in the field of broadcast engineering or technology.

 

Broadcast Engineer Resume example

Senior Broadcast Engineer Resume

Summary : Extremely hard working, Senior Broadcast Engineer, with a passion for engineering and design. Excellent analytical, problem-solving and time management skills improved by work projects. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills demonstrated through collaboration with team members. Strong ability to learn and adapt quickly as demonstrated through work evaluations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Waveform monitor, Broadcast Area, Video Surveillance.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all duties and tasks of my previously-held Network Administrator position.
    2. Worked closely with the Director of Network Engineering and the Director of Provisioning to implement a maintenance window and develop configuration review procedures, resulting in a substantial improvement of the network's uptime.
    3. Developed software to generate reports of all router configuration changes made across the network on a daily basis, and procedures to reconcile those changes with proposed configurations that had been approved to be implemented during the maintenance window.
    4. Deployed a large-scale HSRP solution to improve the uptime of collocation customers, in the event a core router became unreachable.
    5. Oversaw the development of the Netaxs ticketing system, used company-wide to track customer and inter-departmental requests, as well as long-term projects.
    6. Developed software responsible for invoicing customers with unusual, contractually obligated methods of billing.
    7. Provided technical support to operational users Repair and maintain broadcast devices and systems Design, Installation, and documentation of new broadcast devices and systems Capital Projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Science


Broadcast Engineer - Consultant Resume

Summary : To gain employment with a company or institution that offers a consistently positive atmosphere to learn new technologies and implement them for the betterment of the business. To be associated with a company where one can utilize the skills and gain further experience while enhancing the company's productivity reputation as per a company's requirements.

Skills : Technical Skills, Editing, Management, Audio

Description :

    1. Application of standard engineering practices for all electronic equipment relating to the television broadcast industry.
    2. Install, maintain and repair all equipment for multiple facilities including studio and remote microwave and transmitter sites.
    3. Remote sites include tower structures, transmission lines, antennas, and power generators.
    4. Supervise proper documentation of daily operation logs for FCC compliance and NOTAMS for FAA compliance.
    5. Knowledge and use of standard test equipment and tools related to the diagnosis and repair of electronic equipment.
    6. Included repair and maintenance of mobile microwave systems including vehicle, pneumatic telescoping mast systems, control wiring, and communication links.
    7. Fabrication of studio and control room countertops, wiring, lighting, sound dampening material and electrical wiring using standard construction methods.
    8. Setup and operate remote television broadcasts for NDSU Bison football and basketball.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Mid Level Broadcast Engineer Resume

Headline : Mid Level Broadcast Engineer with extensive experience in information technology, television broadcast systems, operations, and management. Knowledgeable in technical operations within a broadcast environment with the ability to troubleshoot and provide preventive maintenance on electronic broadcast equipment. Professional team player that has the ability to meet deadlines on a tight budget.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Waveform monitor, Broadcast Area

Description :

    1. Creates detailed broadcast drawings using AutoCAD functionality and add on extraction applications.
    2. Maintains a drawing file management system to ensure the most current version is available for use by engineering and project management staff.
    3. Manages all database records for assigned projects by entering/assigning equipment attributes, feathers, and wire numbers into a database.
    4. Performs multiple cross-checks to ensure all information is current and accurate.
    5. Research duplicate data and problematic issues to ensure database information is accurate.
    6. Works closely with engineering and PM staff to ensure drawing and database information is accurate and updated.
    7. Maintains approved documentation standards and quality control.
    8. Provides input to improve documentation standards and procedures in an ongoing effort to streamline and enhance processes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Electrical Engineering

Broadcast Engineer/Senior Supervisor Resume

Summary : Seeking a position as a Broadcast Maintenance Engineer/Technician, which will capitalize on skills in installing, operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing satellite teleport, video compression/encoding, automation/file delivery systems, and other broadcast-related equipment and services.

Skills : Research, Communication, Verbal, And Written, Computer Literate.

Description :

    1. Wrote news stories and converted existing news into a radio format.
    2. Presented news to an audience while running the office on a day-to-day basis.
    3. Wrote and recorded advertisements for local businesses.
    4. Successfully compiled and presented multicultural (Navajo, Hopi, Other) news to the public audience.
    5. Received and recorded satellite feeds, ensuring accurate television programming in a time-sensitive environment.
    6. Operated both digital and analog equipment required for television broadcasting, including cameras, audio boards, and video switchers.
    7. Ensued equipment was operating correctly prior to broadcast.
    8. Serviced faulty equipment and brought back to factory specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Junior Broadcast Engineer Resume

Objective : Multi-talented dynamic and result oriented Junior Broadcast Engineer with a 4 year record of success on challenging endeavors, overcoming obstacles to achieve goals of market dominance. Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and multitask in a high-stress environment.

Skills : Omneon Video Servers, Satellite Compression Systems, MPEG Compression, Competent Troubleshooting

Description :

    1. Operated and maintained a full-size Satellite truck with full SD production capabilities.
    2. Operated and maintained a basic ENG/SNG combination van for daily live local news shots.
    3. Planned and executed remote pre- and post-game shows.
    4. Directed and Technical Directed small, multi-camera remotes.
    5. provided production and transmission services to outside clients.
    6. Maintained TV transmitters (UHF), microwave kinks, studio production equipment, generators, remote TV journalism trucks.
    7. Diagnosed system hardware and software problems using schematics and various testing equipment; Managed and built full power FM Broadcast stations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Broadcast Engineer - Entry Level Resume

Objective : Professional Broadcast Engineer with expertise in production and post-production environments, responsible for ensuring the broadcast environment is up and running 7x24. Significant work includes; IT Setup / Maintenance of servers and networks for file-based transfers moving today's non-linear workflow between production departments and then finished products (shows) to Broadcast.

Skills : Audio Visual, Stagehand, Computer Hardware.

Description :

    1. Implement, support and maintain media management and SAN systems comprised of Avid Interplay, Archive, and ISIS.
    2. Support and maintain the Production Asset Management system comprised of Avid Interplay PAM and Medway.
    3. Maintain an Archive solution comprised of Spectra HW and SGL SW products.
    4. Provide expertise to maintain Avid non-linear editing systems in a broadcast environment.
    5. Maintain and support Rhozet transcode farm.
    6. Configure and maintain Aspera file transfer system.
    7. Support and maintain state of the art television graphics systems such as Adobe Creative Suite.
    8. Provide monitoring and restoration of inbound/outbound transmission systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Associate Broadcast Engineer Resume

Objective : Over four years digital video engineering experience. Expertise in the file and live streaming technologies, including unified communications, video on demand, and cable television. Experienced in metrics and analytics of consumer behavior and technology trending. Received numerous awards for exemplary leadership, professionalism, quality and innovation.

Skills : FOH and MON Mixing, Recording, Stage Lighting, Forklift, Camera Operator.

Description :

    1. Accountable for establishing technical standards for broadcast and video-on-demand services.
    2. Responsible for troubleshooting signals down to the component level.
    3. Created a maintenance and asset tracking database.
    4. Developed inclusive test procedures to further improve processes.
    5. Designed and documented video on demand encode station.
    6. Enabled web group to become profitable by selling these same media assets.
    7. Integrated a fully digital transcoding procedure delivering tapeless media from edit to broadcast, VOD, and web.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Broadcast Engineer - Temp Resume

Objective : Seeking a part-time new opportunity in a creative environment. Highly organized, effective at multitasking and working under pressure to accomplish overall objectives. Attuned with the latest trends and techniques in the field of Telecommunication having an inborn quantitative aptitude.

Skills : Research, Communication, Verbal And Written, Computer Literate.

Description :

    1. Assists in preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting on almost any broadcast device or support electronics whether in-house or at remote locations; including but not limited to: video equipment and/or audio switching equipment, processing and monitoring equipment and streaming equipment
    2. Install, maintain, modify and repair multimedia hardware, software and other Broadcast technology systems.
    3. Analyzing and rectifying technical faults.
    4. Identify and implementing alternative ways of meeting requirements to cover equipment failures, with minimum loss of service.
    5. Investigate new techniques and equipment.
    6. Set up and operating links for outside broadcasts.
    7. Interpret instructions and requests from others working on programs.
    8. Custom manufacturing A/V and network cables.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

IT/Broadcast Engineer Resume

Objective : To associate with an organization which progresses dynamically and gives a chance to update the knowledge and enhance skills, in the state of art technologies and be a part of the team that excels in work towards the growth of the organization and satisfaction thereof.

Skills : Radio Automation Broadcasting, Diagnose/Troubleshoot Problems, Employee Supervision, Windows/Microsoft Programs

Description :

    1. Responsible for the maintenance and security of all computers and servers within the three facilities.
    2. Performed basic repair and maintenance of Broadcast Equipment to the component level.
    3. Setup and monitored live events and satellite feed.
    4. Maintained all maintenance records for equipment and transmitter per FCC regulations.
    5. Evaluated current and future systems and software.
    6. Provided instruction and training to personnel on PC and equipment use. Composed the yearly IT budget for the station.
    7. Interacted smoothly with all levels of broadcast center team members, teams external to the facility, external vendors/contractors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma In USMC Non Commissioned Officer Leadership Training

Broadcast Engineer I Resume

Summary : Highly motivated and accomplished Broadcast Engineer  with over ten plus years of maintenance management, troubleshooting, and repair experience. An articulate seasoned professional and empathetic communicator with the ability to analyze situations quickly and solve complex problems correctly. Detailed, skillful self-starter who takes initiative and seeks responsibility.

Skills : AV Engineering, Broadcast Production, Project Management, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Installed, tested, operated and some repair of equipment used to transmit or route. 
    2. Ensured quality AV signals disseminated across three digital television o Direct and technical direct weather bumps and cut-ins.
    3. Operated studio cameras and Chyron graphic generator as needed by Quality control of all assets delivered via SAT receivers and a multitude of the director.
    4. Maintained satellite uplink and ISDN connectivity in a 7X24 broadcast environment IT support for desktop and server environments as well as network installation and troubleshooting. 
    5. Supported and maintained audio, automation and timing equipment for broadcasting on multiple networks Project management, from concept and procurement, installation and documentation, to completion Phone support for customers, affiliates and coworkers for all technical issues in a 7X24 environment.
    6. Implemented EAS network system to relay information for KTFT in Twin Falls to fulfill FCC Requirements Administered Active Directory domain access, USA.net hosted email, Avaya (Lucent) Definity PBX Analyzed possible solutions and made formal recommendations regarding HDTV upgrades.
    7. Troubleshot equipment issues as they would arise.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Broadcast Engineer III Resume

Summary : To become an asset to the organization by gaining a comprehensive understanding of different operations in the Telecommunication industry and contributing meaningfully for the progress of the organization. To work for an organization which will help in value addition and help to move ahead in the career by providing interesting career opportunities

Skills : Linux Administration, Windows Administration, Facility Maintenance, Network Administration, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Installed and maintained high power transmitting equipment, microwaves, broadcast automation, remote monitoring and automation, telephone systems and computer servers, networking equipment and PCs. Forecast and track department budget.
    2. Installed digital transmission and upgraded FM transmitter equipment.
    3. Installed and maintenance of VoIP based phone systems.
    4. Implemented and maintain Grass valley HD Ignite, 5.2 channel, RF Switcher, iNews upgrade, Crispin upgrade, Mux upgrade, Compustat, and UPS System.
    5. Worked on Live Trucks, Satellites, Crispin Automation, Video Routers, Audio Router, Grass valley Maestro Master Control Switcher, PC's, Servers, laptops, Network, Edit Machines, drawings, Ignite, Tandberg encoders, DA's, and work on the day to day operations.
    6. Assigned as a second engineer for both FOX and NBC NASCAR Patched sources, programmed equipment, and completed any repairs needed for live and live to tape sports and entertainment broadcasts.
    7. Responsible for all recording, editing, networking, Telecomm, communication, and broadcast equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Certification

Broadcast Engineer II Resume

Summary : Broadcast Engineer II providing the organization with key control checks for implementation application of regulations and controls. Develop and deliver risk-based monitoring programs that test the efficacy of front-line controls. Excellent presentation skills and ability to identify key compliance risks.

Skills : Broadcast Equipment, Technical Skills, Editing, Management, Audio.

Description :

    1. Supervise contract engineers, and outside vendors in periodic repair, maintenance, and operation of broadcast equipment and systems as and when needed Install, maintain, modify, operate and support broadcast systems and equipment at Remote transmission sites and studios.
    2. Assist with the install, operate, troubleshoot, repair and maintenance of IT equipment and systems( LANs, WANs, Switches, Routers, Servers, Workstations, network wiring and etc).
    3. Perform system-level troubleshooting of technical facilities, including, but not limited to, control rooms, studio equipment, audio equipment, and computer systems associated with those areas.
    4. Install, operate, maintain and resolve issues with station office equipment.
    5. Carry out troubleshooting as needed or escalate to Vendor Engineering Support for further diagnosis.
    6. Perform General maintenance when necessary Check daily to ensure the transmitter is operating properly and in accordance with F.C.C.
    7. Maintain UHF microphones and transmitters, IFB telecom systems and digital broadcast signals.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Broadcast Engineer/Facility Manager Resume

Summary : Broadcast Engineer/Facility Manager skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Demonstrated achiever with the ability to perform above duties required. Strong Ability to solve complex issues. Extensive remodeling training, including knowledge of multiple problem-solving skills related to plumbing, electrical and appliances. E

Skills : Problem Resolution, Audio Visual, Stagehand, Computer Hardware.

Description :

    1. Coordinated outside contractors, manufacturers and assembly plants to ensure that products provided, meet strict broadcast standards.
    2. Reported back to manufactures to improve assembly processes.
    3. Developed a preventative maintenance plan for our SMPTE hybrid fiber/copper camera cables.
    4. Acted as lead engineer for all damaged cables that require aggressive cleaning, polishing, or rebuilds.
    5. Implemented and supported a wide range of Cisco IP networking hardware and related solutions that provided 24/7 connectivity for on-air broadcast, post-production and media technologies.
    6. Guided and supported peers and technical customers to gather requirements and research, design and produce detailed statements of work and other design documentation, primarily focusing on IP networking and related technologies.
    7. Managed and maintained all ancillary systems responsible for supporting the on-air operation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Broadcast Engineer - Full Time Resume

Summary : A highly motivated, reliable and adaptable worker with an agreeable disposition and varied employment history. A team player and excellent at following instructions. In work situations, able to evaluate the environment and report critical details and situations to superiors.

Skills : FOH and MON Mixing, Recording, Stage Lighting, Forklift, Camera Operator.

Description :

    1. Make sure that programs were broadcast on time and at the highest level of quality possible.
    2. Not only operated and maintained various specialized equipment but carried out frequent updates and repairs as well.
    3. Work in a variety of locations and situations, I learned to be quick on my feet and able to troubleshoot issues as they arose.
    4. Work as the Chiefs Radio network producer for Cumulus Media honed my communication and organization skills.
    5. Responsible for the audio content of the broadcast and on-air talent, involved in the entire process of the program.
    6. Generate ideas, write material, source contributors, observe audience responses, and interpret their feedback.
    7. Maintain station records, system documentation and routine logs including but not limited to the transmitter, EAS, tower and maintenance logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Broadcast Engineer/Supervisor Resume

Summary : To work for the welfare of the organization to contribute the knowledge and skills in the industry that offers professional growth through constant learning and perseverance. To work as Broadcast Engineer/Supervisor, and use the engineering skills in servicing and maintaining latest digital broadcast automation systems for a broadcast facility.

Skills : Sound Design, Audio Engineer, Broadcast Engineer.

Description :

    1. Serve as technical lead for assigned Mobile Units and control rooms.
    2. Act as the primary point of contact for internal and external clients on site.
    3. Perform regular maintenance of assigned spaces and units.
    4. Maintain accurate inventory and maintenance logs. Train stakeholders on new equipment and procedures
    5. Work with stakeholders during the entire lifecycle of the product to ensure proper systems and procedures are in place.
    6. Communicate critical information and risks to manager
    7. Assist in design for broadcast systems including routing and core equipment, Cameras, switchers, CG’s, replay and play-out devices, signal transport, automation systems, etc.
    8. Assist in evaluations of new and used equipment purchases
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Broadcast Engineer - Temp Resume

Headline : Broadcast Engineer is knowledgeable in analog and digital electronics, experienced in client/server database technology, systems integration, with considerable expertise in data communications, and customized hardware and software to accommodate specialized functions and environments.

Skills : Broadcast Production, Project Management, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Perform operational checks each day to ensure studios, control rooms, and master controls are properly functioning to support classrooms and production operations.
    2. Operate, setup and maintain Grass Valley SD|HD, 2.5 ME switchers, Grass Valley Concerto SD|HD routers, Wheatstone D7 audio counsel systems, Clear COM Eclipse Omega Intercom systems, Pinnacle /Avid Deko 1000 SD 3 channel graphics system and support equipment.
    3. Work one to one with faculty and students to provide technical solutions for instructional needs.
    4. Work closely with UMTV in providing support for special projects and events.
    5. Maintain, align, and troubleshoot in house cable distribution systems.
    6. Setup and operate Associated Press Essential News Production System (ENPS).
    7. Troubleshoot, align, and setup C-Band and KU-Band satellite dish and receiver.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Broadcast Engineer/Director Resume

Summary : To secure a challenging position where one can effectively contribute the skills as a Broadcast Professional, possessing competent Technical Skills. Seeking a challenging environment that encourages continuous learning and creativity, provides exposure to new ideas, and stimulates personal and professional growth

Skills : Linux Administration, Windows Administration, Facility Maintenance, Network Administration

Description :

    1. Installed, calibrated, and maintained audio & video systems for TV Productions, Student Productions, KCCK-FM, and AV Services for both the main campus and all outlying Kirkwood learning center sites.
    2. Responsible for were mostly used for the education of all Kirkwood students.
    3. Maintained the highest quality and reliability standards possible of those systems for systems.
    4. Attempted to use wiring installation techniques that are neat and orderly so the systems can be easily serviced and altered as new technology becomes available.
    5. Educated staff as to the operation of the systems was occasionally necessary.
    6. Setup and maintained the uplink studio, route signal through VyVx fiber circuits.
    7. Assisted in integrations of new systems
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Associates

Remote Broadcast Engineer Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position in the Broadcasting Industry that will effectively utilize the skills, knowledge and enormous experience in the postmodern technology whether in Installations, Shoot, Edit, NRCS, Newsfeed, Technical Operations or Telecast as a broadcast professional.

Skills : Fluent In Vietnamese And English Strong Written And Project Management.

Description :

    1. Build out a small control room by Integrating audio and video recording systems
    2. Consult and design on production workflows and studio racking systems
    3. Integrate audio and video monitoring systems Set up and program a Midas 24 channel digital console for different set configurations
    4. Integrate microphone preamps and D/A conversion systems
    5. Build out two small edit bays with computer systems, audio monitoring/speakers and video monitors
    6. Instruct Crew as needed, direct the activities of crew members related to the operation of the mobile unit, including setup and breakdown of the truck.
    7. Learn to Build shows from the ground up, including router configuration, signal flow troubleshooting, and working with various technicians to establish show requirements and turn them into executed solutions
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Electrical Engineering

Broadcast Engineer Resume

Summary : Track record of managing maintenance activities with a key focus on bottom-line profitability by ensuring optimal utilization of organizational resources. To establish oneself as a professional associated with the organization that provides a promising career path and growth and to be able to offer the services to the organization to the best of the abilities.

Skills : Sound Design, Audio Engineer, Broadcast Engineer.

Description :

    1. Liaise with the other GMS staff in establishing the effective allocation of equipment to major news coverage.
    2. Install, test, document and support specialized systems for video production, audio production, live broadcast, and interactive media
    3. Provide support for convergent broadcast & IT technologies
    4. Provide a detailed report after an event that will help maintain a database of all key vendors, contact names and GMS key relationships with clients as well as ensuring best practice for future deployments. To assist in the management of the allocation of resources for coverage of special events.
    5. Assist in the planning of the logistics needed for mounting large-scale news operations for the US Election year.
    6. Work with other broadcast engineers in the routine maintenance and installations of broadcast equipment.
    7. Pack and unpack your truck and drive to and from Remotes
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Broadcast Engineer Resume

Summary : Seeking a technically challenging position in the area of broadcasting media, providing a highly motivated, progressive, friendly environment, which allows expanding the knowledge and skills and contributing to organizational success.

Skills : Computer Hardware, Computer Networks, Broadcast Signal Processing, TOC EIC.

Description :

    1. Troubleshoots complex signal paths and exercises corrective actions or workarounds to keep signals on the air.
    2. Ensures baseband video and audio signals are properly conformed to industry specifications.
    3. Responds to trouble notification from other teams and quickly engages in identifying the fault and applying corrective actions or escalating to the next available support level.
    4. Installs maintains and repairs to component level various types of television broadcast equipment; which include both baseband and compressed disciplines.
    5. Trains other team members on systems and workflows.
    6. Performs periodic maintenance procedures such as system health checks and proactive system restarts as well as software upgrades.
    7. Works closely with management and co-workers to ensure company objectives are being met
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science