Full Time Job

IT / Engineer


Cheyenne, WY 08-15-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

About KGWN:

Wyoming News Now has the #1 stations in the Wyoming DMA. A community along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. Cheyenne is home to F.E. Warren Air Force Base. With stations in Casper, Cheyenne and Scottsbluff, NE we are focused on telling local stories that matter. We are dominant both on broadcast and digital. Also, Cheyenne Frontier Days is home to the world's largest outdoor rodeo. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a great station and company.

Job Summary/Description:

KGWN is looking for a part-time IT systems engineer for our television station in Cheyenne Wyoming. This position is responsible for all areas of end user support, including building and maintaining Windows desktops and laptops, managing servers, printers, backups, end user applications, basic IP networking skills, cabling, and all other related systems and equipment. Hours are flexible and we can work within certain restrictions.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
- Provide all areas of desktop client support for local and remote employees
- Build and manage Windows desktops and laptops
- Build and manage Windows servers, file shares, backups, and plans for disaster recovery
- Manage local Active Directory user accounts, passwords, and access to local resources
- Set up work areas, including docking stations, monitors, and printers
- Install and support Microsoft Office and other client applications
- Work with Corporate IT to support local employees use of company applications
- Maintain and manage station IP data network
- Work with Corporate IT to administer, install, and troubleshoot edge network equipment, to
include routers and firewalls
- Work with broadcast engineers and newsroom to support all broadcast automation systems
- Knowledge of RF Transmission Systems, Microwave Systems
- Knowledge of ASI, and SDI Encoding and Decoding Systems
- Maintain station phone system and voicemail, to include add/remove employees
- Process trouble tickets in the company helpdesk system
- Project sales figures on a monthly basis
- Responsible for collection of individual account billing
- Perform other tasks related to position as assigned

- Have good people skills to work with the other Departments
- Have expert knowledge regarding equipment, IT technology, systems and be able to step in
and assist in emergency situations
- Have working knowledge of the latest operating systems software, including automation,
server, and desktop operating systems
- An Associates degree in computer networks, broadcast engineering or related field/experience
is preferred
- Knowledge of Microsoft operating system, LAN layout, and maintenance, as well as
knowledge of data switches, routers and storage devices is necessary
- Must be able to insert and remove control room rack equipment weighing 25-50 pounds with
the help of another employee
- Must have a clean driving record
- Must be fully vaccinated against COVID

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KGWN-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior to or by the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp725e-18-206-194-21-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.