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Post Graduate Engineer (Broadcast and Media Systems) - Birmingham



27d ago

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🤑 £23.8k
Rolling basis


Our engineering team maintains all the technical facilities and the five Local Radio stations within the West Midlands region. Our engineers maintain a wide range of technology from cameras, editing, graphics and virtual server platforms to keeping a satellite newsgathering truck fully operational. We also get involved with the more challenging outside broadcasts, providing solutions to meet the needs of the programme.

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Area of Responsibilities



This scheme is aimed at growing the best creative technologists for broadcasting. You’ll undertake work placements in the BBC’s engineering team at your base in order to gain an understanding of the systems involved in the production and broadcast of BBC output, and the diverse technologies that make this possible. You will work with technical teams in the support and maintenance, planning, design, development, integration, commission and testing of broadcast systems.You will get the opportunity to undertake blended learning through a series of on line and face to face teaching, including:Network TechnologyStudio and Broadcast TechnologyProfessional Development, Engineering Practice and ResearchSignal Compression and EncodingBroadcast Systems Integration 
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Do you hold a degree (at least a 2:2 or equivalent) in Electronics, Computer Science or a closely related subject, or expect to achieve one by September 2023?Is your academic achievement coupled with a high level of mathematical reasoning skills?Can you bring a sound knowledge of audio, video and broadcasting principles and an understanding of the demands of a broadcasting environment? (desirable, not essential)Are you able to demonstrate a personal interest in the creative elements of media and technology?
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Education requirements

2:1 or Higher


A starting salary of £23,842 potential pay increases26 days of annual leave days (with the option to buy an extra 5 days)A Post Graduate Engineer (Systems Integration) degree and apprenticeship qualificationAccess to training and development across the BBC, including residential training at the BBC’s renowned training centreAcademic and developmental support with a dedicated BBC line manager supported by a Scheme Specialist at the BBC AcademyWork at a global media organisation, earn a competitive salary, be part of a defined pension scheme and enjoy a range of discounts including dental, health care and gym membership
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