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Vision Engineer
We are seeking an experienced Vision Engineer to join our exciting projects team, with the opportunity to travel the world!

About Us

Gearhouse Broadcast is a leading supplier of high-quality production facilities, project management, and broadcast equipment for large scale broadcast projects and major sporting events. These include, but are not limited to; the Olympic Games, FIFA World Cup, UEFA European Championships, ATP World Tour, and various primetime shows such as ‘I’m a Celebrity’ and ‘X Factor’. This role offers the opportunity to gain high level experience across a wide range of broadcast equipment.  

 

Gearhouse Broadcast UK is looking to recruit an experienced Vision Engineer, with the flexibility to travel to multiple locations across the world.

 

About the Role

Position Outline:

This is an engineering position reporting to the Lead Vision Engineer, within the projects department. The core responsibilities of this role focus on the preparation, planning and technical operation of Outside broadcast facilities on a global scale.

 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • To install and guarantee the reliability of video broadcast systems
  • Configuration of video matrix and switchers - Manufacturers include Sony, SAM and Grassvalley
  • Design and configure networked control systems, integrating talley networks, multiviewers and video switchers
  • Assisting in the planning of projects to fulfil the requirements set by our clients
  • Assisting in the preparation of equipment according to technical project documentation
  • Identify and repair faulty equipment
  • Undertake general routine maintenance and planned works 
  • Undertake continuous professional development.

About You
The following skills would be an advantage:
  • Previous experience working with outside broadcasting facilities/equipment
  • Experience of working in networked environments
  • Project planning and generation of technical documentation
  • An understanding of emerging IP standards and technology
  • Programming of broadcast control systems - including video/audio routing, GPIO and tally systems
  • Experience in CAD and Visio.

 

Travel:

This position is based heavily on location which requires a large amount of international travel. Therefore, flexibility and a keen sense of adventure are a key requisite for the position.


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