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Broadcast Headend Engineer

Post by K9EZ » Fri Dec 12, 2008 8:43 am

Lab Engineer - Broadcast Headend AV

Lab Engineer - Broadcast Headend AV


Lab Engineer

Please no Corp to Corp or Agency responses at this time. Thank you.

Lab Engineer with Broadcast Headend AV Duties:

Working independently to solve moderate support problems involving lab administration, network KVM maintenance and machine troubleshooting
Basic network troubleshooting
Helping with installation of broadcast equipment (both satellite and terrestrial)
Maintaining digital and analog broadcast equipment
RF balance and analysis
Service calls for signal and service outages; and RF signal user education

About Our Client:

The Software Giant, a well known Software Development Manufacturer, headquartered in Redmond, Washington, is committed to the long term mission of helping their customers realize their full potential. They are motivated and inspired every day by how their customers use their software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas and stay connected to what's most important to them.

This is a contract position through Volt Technical Resources - a division of a Fortune 1000 publicly traded Staffing Industry Leader, which is headquartered in Redmond, Washington. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support most of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

The successful Lab Engineer has the following qualifications and will be less of a Broadcast Engineer and more of a MS Lab person in the following:

Expert (familiar) knowledge of domestic video standards
Familiarity with major foreign analog video standards
Knowledge of domestic digital video standards
Knowledge of domestic satellite video standards including setup and signal distribution
Expert (familiar) knowledge of basic video test gear
Operational familiarity and experience with domestic broadcast video equipment
Knowledge of and experience with NVision video routing systems is desirable
Field experience with an MSO or Satellite operator is desirable
Knowledge of foreign digital video standards is a plus
Experience with Windows Vista Media Center a plus
Attention to detail is a must

Special Instructions to begin the process:

Please email your resume to Volt at: and it will be expedited to the Recruiter assigned to this position. Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.
Please reference the following in your subject line to ensure your resume is routed to the correct Recruiter on your behalf: 300269-6944-18-232995 - Lab Engineer - Broadcast Headend AV
If you are able to include on the subject line the website where you saw this posting, it would be greatly appreciated!

Please No Phone Calls for this position.

Thank you for your attention to these details!

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt is a world leader in the staffing industry, boasting over 50 years of experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many contract positions as well as many direct hire full-time positions. Our Contractors receive competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. is our parent company and is a publicly owned corporation. Stock is traded over-the-counter and is quoted on the NYSE. To learn more about Volt Information Sciences, please visit:" onclick=";return false; and to see more of our job postings, please visit:" onclick=";return false;

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is dedicated to fostering diversity in the workplace.

Location: Redmond, WA


Duration: 365+ Days

Pay Rate: DOE


Volt Computer Services
Volt Workforce Solutions
11261 Willows Rd., NE Ste. 200
Redmond, WA 98052
PH: 800/253-9605
FX: 425/702-0415
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