Job title: MCR Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev Operations & Production
Skills: MCR Satellite IP NOC RF Encoding Nimbra
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: GBP £32,000.00
Salary to: GBP £39,000.00
Location: North West England
Job published: 10/08/2022
Job ID: 38250

Job Description

We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for an MCR Engineer to join a market-leading broadcast services company based in the North West of England, where you will be responsible for quality checking the integrity of all incoming and outgoing video and audio signals and monitoring the performance of operational systems.        

As MCR Engineer, your duties will also involve communicating and escalating faults swiftly, booking lines and feeds for occasional use services when necessary, undertaking routine testing and maintenance of transmission equipment and operating Master Control switchers.              
You will also be responsible for providing technical advice and assistance across studios, lines and live operations and coordinating services with customers, satellite operators and 3rd party providers.    
To be considered for this role, candidates must have strong experience of working within a Master Control Room/ Network Operations Center with good working knowledge of RF, uplink, multiplex, encoding and conditional access systems, video routers, talkback units and video monitoring systems.

Any knowledge of Net Insight Nimbra would also be highly advantageous.
A flexible work approach is required as this is a shift-based role working in a 24/7 environment on a rota of 12-hour shifts including nights and weekends.
If you feel you have the right skill-set and determination to succeed in this exciting position and you are already eligible to work in the UK, please apply with a copy of your CV now.