Associate (Engineer), Broadcast Engineering Support Astro

17-08-2016 UTM Alumni Liaison Unit

Location: Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur and Cyberjaya, Selangor

Job Description

As a member of the Astro Broadcast Engineering team, you will be collaboratively responsible for engineering, design, installation, configuration, documentation, troubleshooting and systems maintenance for OTT, IPTV, Media Encoding/Transcoding, End to End Broadcast Platform and all interconnecting data/multicast networks.

Job Task

  • Evaluate quality of audio, video, transport stream and data network signals using various test and measurement equipment including waveform monitors, transport stream and data stream analyzers.
  • Routinely troubleshoot systems and applications incorporating Windows, Mac OS X, Unix, Linux and other operating systems.       
  • Assist other Engineering team members with issues pertaining to all technical and operational systems.
  • Generate reports, analyze data and provide findings to improve the reliability of all systems.
  • Respond to emergency requests to solve or provide work-around solutions for failed systems.
  • Interact with other Astro departments to resolve technical issues.

Education Requirements

  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree or Professional Degree in Engineering (Computer/Telecommunication), Electrical & Electronics, Information Technology or equivalent.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.

Skill sets required

You will need to show evidence of the following:

  • Able to work on 12 hours rotational shift, flexible and willing to work long or unsocial hours when necessary.
  • Experience in electronic engineering and PC/Server/Storage/Network troubleshooting.
  • Fault-finding skills and the capacity to solve technical problems in a creative way.
  • Strong communication and people skills.
  • Proactive, Innovative and excellent attention to detail.

For any enquiries you may contact with Mr.Theivigan Manager, Broadcast Engineering Support at 0395436688 ext:6797 or email him at