SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Broadcast Telecoms Engineer
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED May 10, 2018

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Corporation is the Philippines' leading information and entertainment multimedia conglomerate. The Company is primarily involved in television and radio broadcasting, as well as in the production of television and radio programming for domestic and international audiences and other related businesses. ABS-CBN produces a wide variety of engaging, world-class entertainment programs that are aired on free-to-air television.

The Company is also one of the leading radio broadcasters, operating eighteen radio stations throughout the key cities of the Philippines. ABS-CBN provides news and entertainment programming for nine channels on cable TV and operates the country's largest cable TV service provider. The Company also owns the leading-cinema and music production and distribution outfits in the country. It brings its content to worldwide audiences via cable, satellite, online and mobile.

The Company has interests in content development and production, cable and satellite television services, merchandising and licensing, mobile and online multimedia services, glossy magazine publishing, video and audio post production, and overseas services, all of which complement and enhance ABS-CBN's strength in content production and distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    POSITION SUMMARY:
     
    Operates and maintains trnasmission systems for distribution of contents in various platforms (Analog & Digital TV, Radio) as well as contribution systems to ensure smooth signal flow from source to end clients.
     
    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
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    • Performs transmission operations process for different distribution services​ 
    • Implements scheduled preventive maintenance for all satellite and microwave facilities/systems
    • Handles traffic of satellite and microwave transmissions for content contributions whish focuses on RF qualification, content qualification and correction based on Broadcast Standards. 
    • Handles inbound/outbound live feed and tape play out locally and globally.
    • Performs analysis, monitoring and control on different Network Management Systems used by operations
    • Recommends effective solutions based on analysis of incidents and discrepancies encountered on different systems to ensure preventive or re-occurrence of technical problems
    • Coordinates with satellite providers for transmission accesses during content contribution to ensure access and egress procedures are followed
    • Provides technical assistance to Regional stations, Global and cable operators regarding satellite (uplink/downlink) transmission problems
    • Prepares and submits weekly and monthly detailed report on resource usages 
    • Facilitates evaluation test or equipment analysis  report of newly acquired or repaired equipment 
    • Submits request and recommendation of purchase to Immediate Supervisor such as technical. chemical and office supplies for the daily operation needs
    • Will be on an Operational shifting sched to provide 24x7, 365 days a year service

REQUIREMENTS

     
    • BSECE graduate - should be a licensed Electronics Engineer (Board Passer)
    • At least 3-4 years' experience in handling uplink earth station, operations and maintenance of the following equipment: satellite antenna systems tx/rx, LPA, MPA, KPA, up/down converters, SCPC & MCPC compression system
    • Knowledgable on TCP/IP and Networking of computers
    • Could operate different test and measurement equipment
    • Knowledge on: standard satellite antenna qualification procedures, standard satellite booking procedures, mobile uplink station set up and preliminary test procedure before transmission, and transponder loading and verification procedures
    • Open to shifting/graveyard shift
    • 1 full time position available

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.