IT Administrator

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Wausau,WI

Allen Media Broadcasting

DESCRIPTION

 

IT Administrator

 

 

WAOW, the ABC affiliate serving the Wausau, Wisconsin television market is seeking a highly motivated IT Administrator for its award-winning operation.   As a key member of the engineering team, the IT Administrator will provide and perform all information technology support for the station including IT policies and procedures, equipment maintenance for WAN/LAN/VPN, wireless access points, domain controllers, Cisco VOIP phone systems and PC workstations.

 

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Active Directory management

• Desktop support for local and remote users 

• Design, implement and maintain computer/network security policies 

• Work with corporate engineering and 3rd party vendors to configure, install, and maintain switches, routers, servers, NAS and other hardware and software 

• Provide capital budgetary support and advice for selection and replacement of equipment 

 

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Degree in IT related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN, and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcast television or a related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine automation, Ross Overdrive and Vantage transcoding system a plus
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Must possess strong personal interaction skills, good communication skills with non-technical end-users, ability to work under pressure and deadlines, and ability to prioritize multiple projects

 

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. Occasional climbing, kneeling, and crawling may be required for cable installations. Position requires a driver's license. Typical hours are Monday-Friday; however, all engineering staff are on call 24/7.


At WAOW, we work hard and play hard! We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. If you are interested in joining our team and enjoying what you do and who you work with every day, please send your resume to:

 

Scott Byrd, Chief Engineer

WAOWTelevision, Inc.

 

sbyrd@waow.com

 

WAOW-TV9 is an EOE—M/F/D/V employer

 

 


JOB EXPERIENCE

 

 

WAOW, the ABC affiliate serving the Wausau, Wisconsin television market is seeking a highly motivated IT Administrator for its award-winning operation.   As a key member of the engineering team, the IT Administrator will provide and perform all information technology support for the station including IT policies and procedures, equipment maintenance for WAN/LAN/VPN, wireless access points, domain controllers, Cisco VOIP phone systems and PC workstations.

 

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Active Directory management

• Desktop support for local and remote users 

• Design, implement and maintain computer/network security policies 

• Work with corporate engineering and 3rd party vendors to configure, install, and maintain switches, routers, servers, NAS and other hardware and software 

• Provide capital budgetary support and advice for selection and replacement of equipment 

 

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Degree in IT related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN, and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcast television or a related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine automation, Ross Overdrive and Vantage transcoding system a plus

 


 


REQUIREMENTS

 

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Degree in IT related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN, and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcast television or a related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine automation, Ross Overdrive and Vantage transcoding system a plus

 

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. Occasional climbing, kneeling, and crawling may be required for cable installations. Position requires a driver's license. Typical hours are Monday-Friday; however, all engineering staff are on call 24/7.


 


ADDITIONAL INFO

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon a successful background screening


HOW TO APPLY

To Apply:
Please send resume to Scott Byrd [email protected]

[email protected]