Disney ABC Television Group Technical Manager in New York, New York

ABC News is hiring a Technical Manager to work in the field.

Responsibilities : This position is responsible for managing field technical operations for ABC News. The position will work with and support all ABC News platforms and shows. Job requirements include 8 years + experience in ENG field engineering and production with a working knowledge of live remote operations including budgeting, power requirements and generator knowledge, familiarity of remote crew assignments and the ability to survey potential live locations is vital. Additional skills include a strong background and understanding of video streaming, networking, transmission and I/P, VoIP, microwave, satellite, RF operations, and communication interfaces.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 8 years of experience working in live television either in studio or the field or both

  • Must possess good organizational and communication skills and be able to manage a team of people.

  • Must be willing to travel on short notice both domestically and internationally

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 10 or more years of experience working in live television either in studio or the field or both

Required Education :

  • Bachelor Degree in Broadcasting/Engineering or equivalent experience

Preferred Education :

  • BA or BS from a four year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Job ID: 597176BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

ABC, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.