Macquarie Media Limited is Australia's newest and most influential radio network. Our network commands the highest commercial listenership with the 'mature affluent' demographic – an audience that is highly engaged and has big buying power. Our national footprint covers 5 capital cities and our content is heard in over 150 markets, nationally. Macquarie is also Australia's only media outlet to hold the official broadcast rights for AFL, NRL and Cricket as well as key horse racing and motorsport events.
About the role
Based in Melbourne we are seeking a Senior Support Engineer to join 3AW and Talking Lifestyle. In this role you will be reporting to the Technology Manager and supporting Melbourne's #1 radio station.
As a Senior Support Engineer, you will have a strong grounding in Radio and will also possess excellent IT skills. You will be across the latest media and digital technologies and will be keen to inject new thought and ideas into anything you're a part of.
You will know how to work with, and get the best out of equipment, systems, and most importantly your colleagues, our clients, and our listeners. Being under the spotlight, managing significant projects and tasks will be second nature.
What we are looking for
We are looking for someone with the energy and enthusiasm to embrace our audience and promptly attend to the needs of our most valuable assets, our listeners, clients and staff. The successful candidate will bring to this position the following attributes and experience:
a strong passion for Broadcast, Computing, and Audio/Visual technologies;
highly motivated attitude, with pride and high quality workmanship, working well within a team or individually with the desire to super serve at all times;
well developed problem solving, organisational and communication skills (written and verbal), particularly in high pressure time critical situations;
advanced knowledge of Radio Broadcast On-Air and Audio Production studios and Transmission facilities;
television and video production skills are not essential, but would be advantageous;
advanced knowledge of automated media playout and ingest systems, newsroom production systems, and audio mixing and routing systems;
strong demonstrable knowledge of physical and virtual servers and ICT network infrastructure, within a Windows/Hyper V environment and a Cisco based platform;
advanced technical documentation and writing skills;
willingness to work a flexible roster, including on call arrangements;
knowledge of one or more current project management / development principles such as Agile, PMBOK and other related methodologies are desirable.
How to apply
If you would like to be part of this highly committed, energetic and talented team please email your covering letter and resume to Lyall Clewer, Technology Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 18/08/2017
Please note that MML reserves the right to fill this position prior to the closing date.