Broadcast IT Technician-12609

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

KUSA/KTVD

TEGNA, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

The Broadcast IT Technician is responsible for the day-to-day hands-on maintenance of the technical infrastructure at KUSA in the Denver, Colorado studio. The position is responsible for the integration, maintenance, operation, and support of broadcast and business information technology systems and reports to the Head of Technology and Operations. The position will support broadcast-centric software and hardware as well as traditional desktop and file and print services. He/she will respond quickly to provide technical support for news, sales, and production operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Support day to day operations of broadcast information technology systems, software, and equipment.
  • Maintain, upgrade, and support broadcast Information Technology throughout the stations including the studio and transmitter facilities.
  • Troubleshoot and repair computer hardware, software and peripherals, including network servers, storage, network operating systems, PCs and PC applications, LAN cabling, system security and virus protection.
  • Create and maintain wiring documentation, and system configuration documentation.
  • Work closely with the technology team and with corporate IT support. He/She will effectively communicate the status of problems, provide updates to progress on projects, and offer solutions to technical issues.
  • Maintain knowledge and stay current on technological advances including computer software and hardware, media and entertainment technologies, television broadcasting, studio production and workstation products.
  • Other duties as directed.

JOB EXPERIENCE


REQUIREMENTS

Requirements:

  • Have experience with or knowledge of Windows Server, and Active Directory in a complex LAN and WAN computing environment. Support network security, network rights, naming standards, login scripts, and software upgrades.
  • Knowledge of broadcast transmitter facilities and remotes operations.
  • Willing to train on IT and Broadcast system operation and maintenance to service all aspects of the television environment.
  • Be available to work various hours and days including weekends, overnights, and holidays.
  • Must be able to think on their feet, work well with others, and be a self-starter and a team player that is focused on quality customer service for internal customers.
  • Travel: Occasionally: 10-25%
  • Work Environment Set: Moderate risk: involves moderate risks or discomforts that require special safety precautions
  • Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 63 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.

 

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.


ADDITIONAL INFO

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.


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