Director Broadcast Engineering

At ESL FACEIT GROUP we believe that it is beyond gameplay where the real action happens.

Where players, fans, and creators unite around the games they love to become community. And that’s what all of us here do every day – we create worlds beyond gameplay where players and fans become community.

We do this at DreamHack where we create a world where the gaming community comes to life, at ESL we create a world where everybody can be somebody, at FACEIT we create a world where the community has the power to shape video games and at Dreamhack Sports Games we create worlds where traditional sports meets esports. And that is just the beginning… We are on a mission to create incredible experiences for everyone with a passion for games and gaming. We are a team of creators, makers, innovators and competitors but most importantly, gamers. We are brought together by a shared passion and drive to make gaming the most exciting form of entertainment in the universe. And to make the game GGFORALL, a good game for all. We are forging a path, with the tools to make something truly incredible for everybody, everywhere and we want you to join us on our mission!

Requirements:

As a Director Broadcast Engineering, you will be part of our Global Production and Operations team that

plans and organizes the production of our live or taped, studio or event broadcasts. The Director

Broadcast Engineering is responsible for overall technical aspects during transmissions. You will direct

and control the creation of signal flows, equipment bookings, technical setup and supervision, event

staffing and directly handling negotiations with external vendors, contractors, and suppliers.

What you’ll do:

● Lead a team of both local and global engineers

● Perform quality assurance by reviewing and updating documentation for accuracy, and

consistency in voice, tone, and messaging

● Lead the maintenance and integration of all systems and for all levels of broadcast equipment

● Create and review investment proposals for broadcast equipment

● Work together with production teams and producers to develop adequate production setups

and workflows that can be delivered on time and on budget

● Drive innovation within ESL’s engineering and tech department

● Organize and deliver projects and initiatives to guarantee desired quality levels and furthermore

improve service quality

● Ensure delivery of optimized process design and service quality inspections in order to achieve

compliance with internal and external quality standards, relevant regulations, licenses and

certifications

● Ensure assessment of current business practices and define scope for process improvement in

business operations and service quality

● Define quality standards, procedures and specifications for TV production & Engineering

● Develop and implement adequate controls and documentation procedures for enhancing

quality

● Define quality standards, procedures and specifications for TV production & Engineering

focusing on delivering continuous improvement and enhanced service standards


What you need:

● Minimum of 8 years of experience working in a broadcast production area live sports or

entertainment

● A strong knowledge of technical issues related to TV production

● Demonstrated ability to communicate in English language, both spoken and written (required)

● Able to manage multiple projects effectively, with the ability to prioritize based on scope and

deadlines

● An understanding of the competitive esports industry and its events

● Ability to work under time pressure and remain calm in challenging situations