Reports to: Director, Technology
–Maintain station equipment through preventive maintenance and repair.
–Installation, wiring and documentation for broadcast equipment, IT servers, switches, routers.
–Assist News Dept with support for systems such as BitCentral, ENPS, Ross Xpression.
–Perform diagnostics and repair of computer systems. Hardware repair or software installs.
–Operate or assist with transmission of bonded cellular, satellite or RF microwave truck.
–Have basic understanding of technical drawings and documents.
–Ability to interface with outside vendors for repairs or upgrades on systems.
–Minimum 3-5 years experience with IT, electronics, television environment or similar.
–Ability to troubleshoot-repair-operate broadcast equipment including video monitoring, routers, patch panels, fiber, wireless devices, ENG cameras and studio robotic cameras.
–Use of audio-video-data test equipment such as digital waveform-spectrum analyzer.
–Demonstrated IT experience with basic server, networking topology and operating systems.
–Ability to work with management team on design, installation and integration of new equipment.
–Excellent communication and critical thinking skills, ability to prioritize issues.
–Good hand dexterity, ability to climb ladders, work in tight spots, lift minimum 50 lbs.
–Amateur radio operator, FCC license, SBE/Cisco/Microsoft certifications all a plus.
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content, including 283,000 hours of original video content each year. Nexstar owns America’s largest local broadcasting group comprised of top network affiliates, with 200 owned or partner stations in 116 U.S. markets reaching 212 million people. Nexstar’s television assets also include NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing national news and entertainment cable network reaching 75 million television homes, popular entertainment multicast networks Antenna TV and Rewind TV, and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network. The Company’s portfolio of digital assets, including The Hill and BestReviews, are collectively a Top 10 U.S. digital news and information property with over 120 million monthly unique users as of December 31, 2021. In addition to delivering exceptional content and service to our communities, Nexstar provides premium multiplatform advertising opportunities at scale for businesses and brands seeking to leverage the strong consumer engagement of our compelling content offering. For more information, please visit http://www.nexstar.tv
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