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Job listing closed on 5 Jul 2024
1 Feb 2024

Transmission Engineer

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Concord, CA, USA
Full Time
6+ years exp.

At NASCAR, you will find a community of passionate individuals who care about our sport and are united in seeing it grow.

We are a company unlike any other. We want you to bring your experience, skills and passion to our close-knit, high-energy environment in which our employees thrive and where you can prosper. We know the key to our success is our employees and we offer highly competitive salaries, a solid benefits package focused on wellness, and opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally. It won’t take you long to find out that you are on the right track here at NASCAR!

The Transmission Engineer is responsible for the successful execution of all inbound and outbound broadcast transmission feeds.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Oversee daily feeds, routes, and procedures in the Transmissions room including IP multicast transport and distribution.
  • Create workflows and procedures for transmissions operations.
  • Manage and execute video programming feeds to multiple client and internal departments.
  • Identify and correct logistical problems, in collaboration with Transmissions department; work with team to develop and implement processes to reduce and/or prevent future problems when possible.
  • Build complex Encoding schemes, MUX, and manage bit rates for At Home Productions.
  • Perform file based technical quality control evaluations of exported media content.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on transmissions equipment per manufacturers' recommendations.
  • Perform in-depth troubleshooting and repair on defective or malfunctioning transmissions equipment.
  • Coordinate video programming feeds to multiple clients.
  • Assist in training other engineers to perform necessary facility functions in a team environment.
  • Coordinate broadcast equipment resources.
  • Travel: <5%


  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school.
  • Minimum of six (6) years related Broadcast Engineering experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient on Company-provided hardware and software; able to navigate in both PC and MAC platforms.
  • Understanding of video signal flow, ASI and Baseband video.
  • Administration of Video encoders and decoders; including set-up and operation.
  • Expert knowledge of multicast transport streams, ASI, stream analyzers and their use in troubleshooting.
  • Proficiency with broadcast video/audio routing systems.
  • Proficiency of broadcast video formats, aspect ratios and conversion of those formats
  • In-depth knowledge and troubleshooting ability for: Analog Video, SDI video, HDSDI, ASI, analog audio and AES audio.
  • Understanding of packetized video transport streams.
  • Understanding of file-based workflows.
  • Ability to read and comprehend drawings and schematics.

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