Broadcasting Engineer Resume



Career Summary:


Highly-dedicated, certified and experienced Broadcasting Engineer seeking a senior position with a multimedia organization to utilize my knowledge and skill-set in producing programs with quality sound and image as well as maintaining the broadcast system.

Summary of Skills:

  • Sound knowledge of broadcast system designs, related equipment along with the testing, and maintenance to ensure timely repairs

  • Familiar with the FCC guidelines and capable of working in television, radio, podcast or other medium to broadcast programs as per the schedules

  • Adept at minimizing the loss of broadcasting service by quickly identifying and providing alternative modes of service in case of equipment/set up failure

  • Ability to interpret and implement instructions from senior broadcasting directors, producers, engineers and other colleagues to complete projects before deadline

  • Possess a solid technical background with strong understanding of audio/video equipment and working knowledge of the related software

  • Ability to install, test, configure, and maintain broadcast equipment

  • Exceptional analytical and critical-thinking skills with multitasking abilities

  • Team player with strong organizational and communication skills

Work Experience:


Broadcast Engineer

Tribune Media Company, Portland, OR

November 2016 – Present

  • Installing, repairing, and maintaining complex digital, high-definition equipment associated with broadcasting operations for proper scheduling of radio/TV programs

  • Troubleshooting and configuring different equipment, computer system, and relevant material for various broadcast needs

  • Working with the team to ensure that the radio and television broadcast programs are made available on time with high-quality sound and images

  • Collaborating with other team members for performing post-production tasks using tools like IP Audio Networks, Adobe Audition

  • Coordinating with other broadcasting engineers to ensure broadcast operations are within the current FCC guidelines and regulations

  • Providing monthly feedback to the broadcast on progress and status of internal work assignments as well as vendor-related issues

Associate Broadcast Engineer

EdgeSource Corporation, Portland, OR

March 2013 – October 2016

  • Collaborated with other broadcast engineers to implement and support technical environment or processes used in broadcast media production

  • Working under the supervision of Senior Broadcast Engineer to coordinate early morning shoots for popular media outlets such as CNN, Fox News, etc.

  • Partnered and worked with the Engineering and Production team to ensure a high-quality, and market-leading broadcast product for the concerned client

  • Coordinated podcast producers to provide a consistent, high-quality podcast product to the media channel as per the industry standard

  • Assisted with the system maintenance, and performed regular system checkups

  • Answered to outage calls from senior executives or operations team, and gave appropriate response for technical issues

  • Performed various tasks such as ensuring proper working of the broadcast links, and repairing faults in the system

Internship:


Broadcast Engineering Intern

Ramsey Productions, Portland, OR

July 2011 – February 2013

  • Assisted in the installation of multimedia hardware, software and other digital broadcast technology system, and notified timely repairs for the damaged parts

  • Prepared and maintained various technical records, including engineering logs to make accurate report on equipment performance

  • Understood all aspects of video post-productions such as audio mixing, computer editing, C.G. operation as well as technical direction

  • Attended weekly shoots to learn about camera, audio techniques, technical and logistical requirements

  • Coordinated with the team to design and set up the studio equipment required for transmission and editing

  • Took responsibility for the maintenance of the equipment, and performed regular tests to find, identify, and repair technical glitches

Education:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

    University of Portland, Portland, OR

    2010

Certification:


  • Certified Broadcast Technologist, 2012

    General Radiotelephone Operator License, 2013

Affiliation:


  • Society of Broadcast Engineers – Member since 2012

Reference:

On request.