Location: Lincoln NE Control #: 110369T
KLKN-TV is looking for a full time IT Specialist/Maintenance Engineer to join our team. This position is responsible for IT Desktop Support and assisting with installation and setup of digital broadcast systems. The IT Specialist will perform day-to-day maintenance and carry out upkeep of computers and network infrastructure, peripherals and provide end-user support. The position will also support ENG operation and other television systems reporting to the Chief Engineer.
Maintain LAN/IT infrastructure, installation and support of network hardware & software
Responsible for response to and remediation of networking issues, troubleshooting wireless LAN connectivity issues, Active Directory and Office365 administration.
Provide technical guidance and support to end users
Implement new technologies and technical infrastructure for the station.
Ability to work as a part of a large collaborative group
Maintains news-gathering equipment including ENG cameras, field gear, ENG, DSNG, and SNG trucks, editing systems, and support devices.
Conducts troubleshooting, installation, research, documentation, and cabling tasks.
Ability to move equipment and supplies weighing up to 50 pounds
A high school or equivalency diploma and either a bachelors degree in Information Technology or two (2) years of IT experience that involved installation, operation, maintenance and problem diagnosis of network equipment including, PCs, servers, and switches.
Experience in the television broadcast setting is a plus
Experience with AV switching, video encoding/decoding and file transcoding is a plus
Current knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server operating systems
Knowledge of the components, operation, maintenance, configuration and repair of network and wireless equipment and mobile device support
Support of enterprise and web-based applications
Possess the positive attitude of a collaborative team player
Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines
Demonstrate professional interpersonal and communication skills
Must have the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time
Must be flexible to work various days and non-standard shifts as assigned
Fluency in English; strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
401K, Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, paid vacations, sick days & holidays.
Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, mail to KLKN-TV, Attn: BM, 3240 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, NE 68502 or apply in person between 9am-5pm. Please denote how you became aware of this position in your response. Equal Opportunity Employer all qualified candidates are may apply. Posted 5/11/20.