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Vizrt creates leading-edge content production tools for the digital media industry – from award winning 3D graphics & maps through integrated video workflow solutions and online publishing tools. Leading broadcasters worldwide such as SVT, BBC, CNN Fox, TV4 and Network 10 utilize Vizrt solutions.

 

The Studio Automation system fully supports the Vizrt family of products and can be seamlessly integrated with existing software installations. Viz Virtual Studio supports all major camera-tracking solutions and other studio peripherals, offering broadcasters a cutting- edge solution for the creation of virtual sets.

 

Due to increased demand, we are now looking for a Viz Studio Automation System Engineer position. Activities will be sales support coordination, customer services which typical tasks are installation, configuration, training and documentation but can be any other task assign by the team ensure a successful delivery.  It is important advantage to have both TV technical and production background, as a Viz Studio Automation project encompasses the whole range from TV workflow to technical details. Your operational area will mainly be within APAC Region, but occasional worldwide travel may occur.

 

System Engineer role

The overall responsibility of a system engineer at Vizrt is to as part of a project team or individually, deliver high quality systems to our customers, and always keep the best interest of Vizrt in mind. The System Engineer reports to his manager and/or the Project Manager/Project Coordinator who assign tasks to be done. The SE works independently and takes full responsibility of the assigned tasks, that they are done on time and with high quality. Typical tasks are installation, configuration, training and documentation but can be any other task that will ensure a successful delivery.

 

General Requirements

As a System Engineer you are expected, but not limited to:

  • Constantly strive to improve the day to day operations and processes, for example by:
    • ​Providing feedback (positive and negative) to colleagues you work with.
    • Making sure that project related activities, code and configurations are properly documented.
    • Submitting high quality bug reports to R&D, according to R&D's templates and instructions.
    • Improving the quality of the product, as well as suggesting improvements.
  • In a professional manner interact with your colleagues and our customers, for example by:
    • ​Being responsive to questions, phone calls, emails, etc.
    • Mentoring colleagues junior to you.
  • Travel to participate in on site activities.
  • Always take responsibility for the success of the projects, for example by:
    • Understanding Vizrt's project model.
    • Working independently and keeping promises
    • Planning and estimating the time needed for you to complete various tasks, according to your own skill level and experience. 
    • Install, configure, troubleshoot as well as help launch systems into production in an efficient and professional manner.
    • Taking responsibility and initiative to constantly learn more about the broadcast industry, broadcast equipment, Viz Mosart and Viz Opus.
  • Participate in team activities.
  • Participate in support if needed
  • Keep competence matrix updated and correct.
  • Keep an eye open for possible sales opportunities with our customers, and suggest that we can help to solve their problems when appropriate.
  • Prepare time reports and approve in time weekly and at month end.

Qualifications

  • Experience in service on-site delivery for the customer to meet expectation
  • Experience with Vision mixer operations or configuration is an advantage
  • Software engineering experience is an advantage
  • Very good oral and written English communication skills required
  • Assistance and coordination of multiple teams in different countries in APAC
  • Experience from the Television industry is considerably
  • Experience with the Vizrt’s products is a plus
  • Other languages welcome

 
Education

  • College / University level in Engineer (Computer Science / Computer Engineering)

 

About Vizrt (Thailand) Ltd.

Vizrt provides real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management tools for the broadcast industry. This includes interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, video editing and compositing tools. Vizrt has customers in more than 100 countries worldwide including such as CNN, CBS, Fox, the BBC, BSkyB, Al Jazeera, ITN, ZDF, Star TV, Network 18, TV Today, CCTV, NHK and the list keeps growing. This is possible due to 600 engaged and very competent employees in 40 offices around the world. The global headquarter is in Bergen, Norway.

Further Information about Vizrt can read more at www.vizrt.com.

 

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