Network Project Engineer, Senior

  • Job Reference: 181390548-2
  • Date Posted: 11 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Nepgroup
  • Location: Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Broadcasting, Production, Studio & Facilities
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

For over 30 years, NEP has been a worldwide outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music and corporate events. Our services include remote production, specialty capture, RF and wireless video/audio, studio production, audio visual solutions, host broadcast support, postproduction, connectivity and transmission, premium playout and innovative software-based media management solutions. NEP's 4,000+ employees are driven by a passion for superior service and a focus on technical innovation. Together, we have supported productions in 88 countries on all seven continents.We've been earning the respect of the industry by raising the bar in technical management, production support and engineering solutions. Anywhere, anytime, on any platform-we help our clients make, manage and show the world their content.When content producers need something done right, they look to NEP.Our Media Solutions team is at the forefront of the constantly evolving technology behind producing, distributing, delivering and monetizing video content. Whether on-site or making resources available in the cloud, we make it faster, simpler and more efficient to get your content in front of consumers around the world.These positions are primarily remote in nature, but the preference is for the incumbents to live near one of our production facilities in:Washington, DCLos Angeles, CANashville, TNNew York CityPittsburgh, PADallas, TXChicago, ILWe are seeking a Senior Project Network Engineer to help incre ase NEP's capability of delivering Media Solutions in the U.S. Region. This role will work closely with the Media Solutions Engineering and Sales Teams to ensure that both client and operational needs are met throughout all stages of project delivery. Media Solutions has grown rapidly in the past few years and demand for remote solutions that allow our clients to manage their workflows and media content better, faster and more seamlessly, from anywhere has rapidly increased. Key duties include: Manage tasks required for project deployment and success while communicating updates to both internal NEP teams as well as clients and end-users Ensure that delivery expectations for complex technical projects throughout the region are met or exceeded Introduce new team members with different degrees of technical expertise to the working project teams Assist sales teams with applying Media Solutions to client requests and requirements Supervise the development and execution of specific Media Solutions projects Build client relationships by serving as a liaison between them and NEP when delivering projects, whether in-person, on-site or through virtual meetings Constantly build and grow technical expertise into areas surrounding Media Solutions (including but not limited to: Centralized Production, MAM, Cloud Offerings, Virtualization) Create documentation and supporting diagrams to keep relevant staff and teams aligned on the project Requirements Technical or B.S. in Engineering preferred, however various combinations of education and experience will be considered. Minimum 10 years of experience working in Media Production and Live Events. Demonstrated knowledge of AWS, MAM/PAM, Adobe Creative Cloud, VMware, Encode/Decode applications, VDI, Cloud Computing and digital media production overall. A strong IT background with Windows/MacOS user-support experience is required. Linux knowledge is beneficial. Established track record as a technical manager, coordinator and solution provider in the media industry. Supervisory experience required; including project coordination, sales support and other related activities. Must be willing and able to travel to NEP's office locations, client meetings and live events when necessary. Strong troubleshooting skills which are rooted in Media and IT applications. Experience leading a development team and managing project plans Why Join Us? Check us out at