Full Time Job

Systems Engineer

Fox Sports

Charlotte, NC 09-16-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

We are a FOX Sports and we are looking for a Systems Engineer to work in our production facility in Charlotte, NC which creates live studio shows and sporting events seen on FS1, FS2, broadcast and internet streaming platforms. As the Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for the installation and maintenance of all graphics, post-production, studio and control room systems in both on-air and off-air conditions. You will focus on computers, applications, networking, and storage as well as provide user support and acts as a technical liaison between different departments within FOX and outside vendors.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Support both Graphics and Production Edit Macs, OSX, and Windows workstations including applications and plugins
• Assist with keeping systems functional and updated to keep us operational and on the air
• Provide front line support for all networking and security interfaces within the facility and work directly with both FNCC and BDN teams
• Install and maintain broadcast applications - (Servers/workstations, Ethernet, fiber network, storage, kvm)
• Document daily tasks (installations, changes, repairs) in a ticketing/trouble system
• Update Documentation (Inventory, system drawings, workflows, SOP's)
• Provide written/verbal reports or instructions to coworkers, management, and clients
• Assist in the training of fellow engineers and operators

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Professional level IT skillset to include a well-rounded knowledge of storage, networking, software, and operating systems (Windows, Mac, Linux) – includes blade and server hardware, Cisco and Arista network devices, routing protocols (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS) and firewall and network security
• Knowledge of video routing systems, signal distribution and processing
• 3+ years extensive experience working with computer systems
• Capability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays
• Outstanding prioritization and time management skills; ability to adapt to a fast-paced and time-driven work environment
• Strong verbal and written communication skills

NICE TO HAVE BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Broadcast or Computer Science
• Experience in customer service
• Current IT certifications or working toward certifications such as Cisco CCNA or CCNP, Microsoft MCSA or MCSE, Linux+ or RHCE and Apple Certified Associate – Mac Integration

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d89pym-3-238-204-31-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes.