SBE Chapter 37
SBE Chapter 37
March 28, 2015  

Jobs - Positions Wanted

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Broadcast Engineer

Radio Free Asia

Help Wanted

Radio Free Asia (RFA /, a Washington, DC-based private, nonprofit corporation that broadcasts news and information to listeners in Asian countries where full, accurate, and timely news reports are unavailable, is seeking a self-motivated, creative, and technically proficient Broadcast Engineer to join its Projects & Development (P&D) team.

Responsibilities Include

  • Working within the P&D team on the design, installation and integration of all systems -- digital and analog -- that comprise a modern broadcast facility.
  • Working within the P&D team to implement design modifications of video/audio systems and components in order to improve performance or eliminate deficiencies in as-built specifications.
  • Maintaining, upgrading and repairing existing RFA broadcast systems.
  • Assisting in the review and hardening of RFA broadcast systems.


  • Four-year degree in Computer Science or a broadcast-related technology field or five years’ professional experience, or any equivalent combination of professional experience and education.
  • Knowledge of audio, video and web-based media components and systems.
  • Proficiency working with Linux and Windows operating systems, server and client.
  • Experience with Open Source Software (OSS) projects in a broadcast technical environment.
  • Proficiency in one or more scripting and programming language.
  • Knowledge of IP-based networking technologies.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English required; spoken and written proficiency in one or more of RFA’s broadcast languages a plus.
  • Knowledge of VOIP (i.e. Asterisk, FreeSwitch) setup and programming a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work nights or weekends when necessary.

RFA is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity

RFA encourages all qualified individuals to apply. If hired, the selected candidate must provide proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. as an employee of RFA.

RFA reserves the right to reconsider or withdraw any offer of employment to any candidate whose authorization to work in the U.S. as an employee of RFA, or extension of such authorization, would require RFA to file or support a petition or related documentation.

How to apply

Send résumé with cover letter (making reference to “Broadcast Engineer” position) via e-mail to or via fax to 202-530-7797.

(Entered: 02/27/2015. Posted: 02/27/2015-05/27/2015)

I.T. Manager

CBS Radio

Help Wanted

CBS Radio

CBS Business Unit: CBS Radio

Job Type: Full-Time Staff

Job Schedule: Full-Time

Job Location: Lanham, MD, US


• Responsible for installation, maintenance, and repair of all station computer systems, networks, servers, and for desktop support.

• Develop solutions and recommend system changes as needed.

• Resolve technical problems for critical systems with regard to security, performance, recovery, management and/or usage to company standards.

• Install, maintain and support operation of Audio Vault digital automation systems; Burli, Motion Mix, and other newsroom software systems; audio and videos editors, and other radio and business support software.

• Setup and maintain streaming systems

• Assist engineering in the setup, maintenance and operation of HD radio systems

• Assist engineering in the setup, maintenance RBDS and HD data applications

• Support of CBS specific software, local and cloud based, including IBS, Oracle, etc.

• Interface with CBS corporate IT.  Ensure compliance with CBS Corporate IT policies, policies and practices.

• 24/7 on call.

• Reliable personal vehicle is required for 24hr. response for emergencies.

• Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as necessary.



3+ years’ experience in technical support role.  Vast knowledge of following systems:  Dell hardware, smartphones, computer operating systems particularly Windows; MS Office Suite including MS Outlook, and other business, audio and video editing, and broadcast software.  Excellent customer service skills are required; must be extremely organized, self-starter, and detail oriented.  4 year BS, technical degree, 2 year AS in IT related curriculum, or comparable experience.  Microsoft certification preferred.  Prior broadcast experience in IT and/or engineering a plus.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to identify colors, use close and distant vision, visually focus, hear, balance, sit, walk, bend, touch/feel, carry up to 25 pounds, climb, squat, crawl, stand, lift, push/pull, reach, twist and turn.  Job requires a majority of work-time to be spent sitting and typing at computers.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Apply on-line at:

(Entered: 02/10/2015. Posted: 02/10/2015-05/10/2015)
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