Project Transmission Systems Engineer
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation.
ESPN was founded by Bill Rasmussen and launched on September 7, 1979. Now with over 6,500 employees, each year ESPN televises more than 5,100 live and/or original hours of sports programming. The company’s mission is to serve sports fans. Anytime. Anywhere.
This is a project position with an estimated length of 2 years.
Implement design and construction of technical facilities and Infrastructure including transmission, connectivity and broadcast IT. Ensure timely and efficient delivery of robust technical solutions that address current needs and goals. Ability to manage the support for complex broadcast systems with minimum or no supervision. Also provides external communications to Vendors, Contractors, Technical Sales Reps, FCC Inspectors, City Inspectors. Provide oversight of technical strategies for overall operational needs. When on call carry cell phone, be on-call and respond promptly regardless of time or day.