Broadcast Engineer, KSA

At EFG (ESL Faceit Group) we create worlds beyond gameplay, where players and fans become a community. We pride ourselves in having a corporate social responsibility which is that “IT’S NOT GG, UNTIL IT’S GG FOR ALL”. Our passion, craft, and DNA are aligned to create and shape the world of esports, gaming tournaments, leagues, events, and holistic ecosystems through our millions of players, fans, and heroes, as well as through our people, and culture.

The Esports team plays a pivotal role in designing and bringing to life the most amazing esports products for the community. They contribute to creating exceptional experiences that resonate with users and elevate the world of esports. 

As a Broadcast Engineer, you will be part of our Production and Operations team that plans and organizes the production of our live or taped, studio or event broadcasts. The Broadcast Engineer supports all technical aspects of TV broadcasts. This includes support for the creation of signal flows, equipment bookings, technical setup, and event staffing. 

In addition, the ability to independently configure and operate control rooms and general production facilities in various sizes.

Requirements:

What you’ll do:

  • Assist with day-to-day production needs including scheduling and coordinating studio time, remote recordings, distributing and archiving visuals
  • Perform quality assurance by reviewing and updating documentation for accuracy, and consistency in voice, tone, and messaging
  • Assist with 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


What you’ll need:

  • Technical and operational understanding of broadcast gear from the prevalent brands
  • Proficiency in the operation and utilisation of software applications like vMix, Bitfocus Companion, and Dante routing
  • Understanding of video & audio infrastructure across all levels of TV production & esports productions
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate in the English language, both spoken and written
  • Able to manage multiple projects effectively, with the ability to prioritise 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
  • At least 2 years of experience in Broadcast or Event productions

Contact us

EFG owns a portfolio of brands in different categories. We are leading the industry with numerous online and offline competitions, digital platforms as well as gaming lifestyle festivals.