MHz Networks is located in Falls Church, Virginia, near the intersection of Gallows Road and Lee Highway.
We offer an open and creative organizational culture that allows you to both learn and share your brightest ideas. MHz values our part-time staff as much as our full-timers, so we offer health insurance and generous paid time off to anyone regulary working 20+ hours a week. For the benefit year, MHz is paying 100% of the insurance premium for eligible staff who choose the HMO plan. Dental coverage is 100% employer paid for all eligible employees, too. We recognize that our daily commutes make a big difference in our health and in our quality of life, so we offer flexible schedules and the opportunity to telecommute to many of our staff, when it's appropriate to the job. Overall, we offer a very employee-centric and team-oriented working environment and welcome you to apply to join our team!
MHz NETWORKS seeks a Media Technician to join our fast-paced Network Operations Center.
The Media Technician participates in completing specialized tasks and projects within the scope of the Operations Center at MHz. This individual needs to have a strong desire to learn and to use skills, concepts, and techniques in an entrepreneurial environment. Individual will be responsible for conducting all air switching functions as necessary to present a professional television image; monitoring multiple program distribution feeds through a control room consisting of video server playback, ingestion, and manual switching to air; and performing quality control and routing for incoming satellite feeds. The Media Technician must demonstrate competency in the operation of digital video servers for on air playback, transcoding or editing requests. Must also process technical work requests associated with editing requests and perform technical evaluations on all programming prior to air.
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent experience. Minimum of five years’ practical experience in a Technical Broadcast environment. Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent computer skills, including familiarity working in a client/server-based environment. Familiarity with computerized operations and the use of video servers. Previous experience with Final Cut Pro servers preferred. Flexibility to work 12 hour shifts, overtime, weekends, and/or holidays a must. SBE certification a plus MHz is an equal opportunity employer offering a relaxed and creative work environment, great benefits and the chance to achieve work/life balance.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements via email to: [email protected] or via fax to: 703-770-7168.