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Graduate EVS/Server Engineer

  • Gravity Media
  • Watford, UK
  • 08/04/2022
Full time Engineering Entry Level Information Technology Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

We are looking to bring on our next generation of bright and talented Engineering Graduates to start in the summer, 2022. This is an opportunity for you to learn and develop in live television production, replay, archiving, networking and broadcast engineering set up of non-linear based systems in high profile global events. Once you have perfected your operational skills, have a deep understanding of the engineering standards consistent with that discipline, you will then be looking towards preparing, planning and delivering the technical operation of fly away projects from small base productions to major global events & productions. As part of Gravity Media’s Projects Engineering department, you will be a part of a team entrusted with delivering services to major broadcast clients across the world on a variety of different productions.

Responsibilities

During your training programme, you will be given the coaching, mentoring, training and development to: • Follow pre-determined engineering standards in line with the engineering manager/head of department • Design and implement non-linear workflows for replay and media management broadcast networks. • Understand and learn the basis of complicated flypack systems. • Adopt sympathetic approaches to production requirements and be able to adapt to fast moving situations requiring creative solutions. • Learn the building blocks of television engineering systems to become a competent and accomplished engineer, including: o Job preparation – rigging and de-rigging. o Importance of power and power distribution. o Master reference. o Inter discipline connectivity – Audio/Video/Server. o System design. o System deployment. o Cabling systems. o IT networking with media based workflows and northbound control flows. o Broadcast control systems. • Adopt safe working practices and embracing a safety culture.

What are we looking for?

• You will be completing your degree in a related discipline before summer 2022. • You will be willing and keen to learn new things, get involved in the business, provide practical and hands on support. • You will have excellent timekeeping and organisational skills – punctual and always ready. • You will be a good communicator with an ability to adapt your style to the person you are communicating with.