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IT Specialist

WXIA 11Alive in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking an IT Specialist who has technical experience with media-oriented technologies including a strong understanding of content management systems and remote operations support. The ideal candidate will be able to deploy, configure, maintain and monitor all active equipment in order to ensure smooth daily operations. Additionally, a stellar performer will have a problem solving/solutions-oriented mentality with the desire to learn and will practice perseverance with troubleshooting to ensure that ongoing problems and general maintenance are managed effectively and efficiently.

Daily responsibilities include:

  • Provide desktop support to staff
  • Install and maintain computer hardware and software
  • Assist personnel in resolving computer issues and creating solutions
  • Individual must present a positive customer service experience for fellow employees
  • Must be able to work independently but also work as a team with fellow department members when needed
  • Must be able to prioritize workload and complete assignments on-time.
  • Ability to troubleshoot Microsoft software products as well as deploy and maintain iPhone, iPad, and Android handheld devices
  • Support for broadcast television systems
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or 3 to 5 years related experience in a multi-platform IT environment
  • Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP required
  • Active Directory
  • Microsoft Office Products
  • Hardware/Software Installation
  • Desktop/Laptop/Mobile Maintenance and Security
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs. and work on ladders
  • Demonstrated sensitivity in handling confidential information
  • This is a 24/7/365 operation. The ability to be able to respond to emergency calls as quickly as possible is desired


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 64 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 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.


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