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Sinclair Television Stations, LLC Job Bank Posting

Organization:
Department:
Engineering
Employment Type:
Full Time
Location:
Lynchburg
Job Position Title:
IT Engineer
Times Viewed
60
Job Description:
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! WSET in Lynchburg, VA has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time IT Engineer to support the Engineering Department on its daily computer and network operations. This position involves maintaining computers and servers related to television transmission and video automation systems, as well as business-side work stations. The candidate will be directly responsible for hands-on support of modern broadcast and IT equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Provide support in the management of Servers, Network Security and Network Services. PC/Mac hardware/software support of on-site installing, servicing and repairing workstations. Provide support for the technical needs of the News Department. Assist with video equipment set-up and maintenance. Assist Engineering with Transmitter and Master Control maintenance. Assist with LAN and WAN related hardware and software maintenance. Develop knowledge of facility specific IT needs and assist in supporting these systems. Apply regular security updates. Backup all critical database systems. Update and Maintain System Software on Sinclair Server, Employee database, intranet, network monitoring system. Perform physical inventory of equipment. Support all Station Mobile devices and Users. Requirements and Qualifications: Associates degree or higher in IT, electronics or computer related field. Related broadcast experience, a plus. A great team-oriented attitude and dedication to quality. Strong familiarity with Microsoft, Mac and Linux operating systems. Knowledge and competency in core hardware and computer system technologies, including installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventive maintenance and LAN/WAN networking. Proficiency in troubleshooting problems and responding quickly under pressure. Excellent communication skills. Familiarity with Avid related software and hardware products a plus. Physical Demands/Work Environment: Must be able to work a flexible schedule. On-call duty, including weekends and holidays. Ability to lift computers and equipment generally less than 50 pounds. Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/
Expiration Date:
9/30/2019

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