Saturday , January 28 2023

Calibration Data Analyst – JPL Careers

Website Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Job Description:

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory – Office of Television Operations is currently seeking a Communications Technical Engineer to join the team. This engineer would be responsible for the ongoing day-to-day operations of IT systems and networks which are used in support of live television broadcasts, video production, post-production, render farms, streaming, and conference room operations. This is a broadcast/ post-production engineering position and not an IT-type role.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in technical aspects of conference room setups, including the troubleshooting of any physical infrastructure of cabling and power along with any audio, lighting, and projection system issues.
  • Test and deploy OS and system-level patches on Mac/Win/Linux systems and maintain their product lifecycles.
  • Serve as the direct interface to the end-users and editing staff for any technical expertise as well as assistance in software and hardware diagnostics in a predominant Adobe Premiere NLE environment.
  • Engineer remote and on-site productions using vMix live-streaming software.
  • Design, implement, monitor, and maintain production networks and server environments. These include all playback video servers, the EditShare platform, ancillary file servers, animation render farms (Linux & Windows), as well as the support the TV Ops engineering team in all day-to-day operations.
  • Perform any additional duties related to the operation and execution of all technical operations and productions of this team.
  • Provide proactive systems maintenance and troubleshooting of any issues.
  • Install and configure new hardware and software as required for the support of missions and projects.
  • Analyze technology trends and make recommendations to improve day-to-day practices and operations.
  • Coordinate with JPL’s IT/Cybersecurity organizations to comply with all security and policy requirements.

Job Requirements:

  • Proficient with current security best-practices and work in conjunction with the JPL and NASA security teams to remedy any vulnerabilities discovered in a timely manner.
  • Proficient with Synology and Promise storage appliances.
  • Proficient IT troubleshooting and systems diagnostics and ability to mentor end-users on workflows.
  • Proven proficiency in multi-platform systems integrations.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Prior experience of implementing and managing NAS editing platforms.
  • Experienced in macOS and Windows operating systems, product lifecycle, scripting, remote control/management, and patch management.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of advanced computer networking, including cabling fiber and standard Ethernet.
  • Advanced knowledge with troubleshooting capabilities of Adobe Premiere, Davinci Resolve and Final Cut X.
  • Experienced with advanced configurations of managed network switches.
  • Advanced knowledge of Digital Media Asset Management System workflows and operations, including Edit Share.
  • Prior experience implementing render farms using Maya, Arnold, and Lightwave software.
  • Knowledge of telecommunication technologies, including VoIP telephony and analog POTS services.

Job Details:

Company: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pasadena, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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