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  • Posted on: 11 June, 2015 Deadline: 30 June, 2015
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  • Best Search Recruitment Limited - Our client, an innovative Media company in Abuja, is looking to fill the role of:

    Head of Engineering (Media)


    Job Description

    • The prospective candidate will be responsible for setting up and operating equipment and transmission links during outside broadcasts


    • Analysing and rectifying technical faults on equipment and systems
    • Minimising loss of service at times of equipment failure by rapidly identifying and implementing alternative methods of service provision
    • Keeping abreast of constant changes in technology by investigating new systems, techniques and equipment - especially new internet technologies
    • Setting up and operating equipment and transmission links during outside broadcasts
    • Designing and installing custom audiovisual circuits
    • Repairing hardware, software and other broadcast technology systems
    • Designing and manufacturing new circuits, hardware and systems
    • Developing and using awareness of best practice in health and safety for the workplace
    • Interpreting and implementing instructions and requests from producers, directors and other colleagues
    • Communicating effectively with members of the team and other colleagues


    • 10 years of station-level broadcast television engineering experience.
    • Bachelor's degree in Broadcasting, Electrical Engineering or a related field.
    • Previous public television station experience and familiarity with content distribution systems, content storage and retrieval systems.
    • Experience managing complex technical projects.
    • Able to supervise and train staff on use of equipment.
    • Self-starter and able to work with moderate supervision.

    Essential Skills and Abilities:

    • Extensive knowledge of broadcast electronics, RF broadcast operations, legacy video technology, digital delivery systems, automation systems and technical systems design.
    • Stay current on new technology and developments
    • Experience managing complex technical projects.
    • Excellent judgment and ability to diagnose, problem solve and handle complex issues under pressure or in emergency situations.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's to: adenike@bestsearchrecruitment.com

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