Full Time Job

IT Engineer


Shreveport, LA 08-23-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
About KSLA:

KSLA is the local CBS affiliate within Shreveport, Louisiana that supports viewers across the Northern Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas area. We also offer affiliations with Bounce, Circle, DABL, DEFY, Grit, and Telemundo. We support the local area with daily news as well as a strong presence on over-the-top streaming services and our digital web. Viewership is strong across over 300,000 households and continues to grow at a good pace.

Job Summary/Description:

The IT Engineer will support the station in most IT-related duties. Server maintenance and installations managing switch support and installs, help desk requests, local phone exchange (PBX) support and as-needed broadcast television support are all expectations of this job. Assisting the Chief Engineer in computer needs for desktops, laptop, server and workstations be it rebuilding a hard drive or imaging a new computer. They will also provide input toward future computing requirements as requested by both corporate and the Chief Engineer.

Duties/Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
- Should be familiar with supporting Apple operating systems, Linux operating systems, and Windows operating system environments
- Should be familiar with supporting non-linear audio/video editing software (Adobe, OBS, GV Edius)
- Should be familiar with scripting support in relation to automating installs and updates
- Should be familiar with managing the Active Directory structure of Windows Server environments
- General upkeep of server systems (CISCO HyperFlex nodes, The Weather Company, BitCentral, ENPS) as well as router/switch systems (CISCO, Ubiquiti)
- Work with various vendors on supporting the above server systems in addition to requests for assistance down to the desktop level
- Support broadcast television equipment as requested by station personnel and/or the Chief Engineer
- Support local phone exchange system (PBX) by add/remove/move phones, manage voicemail, etc.
- Work within set deadlines for corporate and local projects as indicated by the Chief Engineer and corporate requests

- The applicant should be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
- The applicant should have an applicable college degree with specializations in Computer Sciences or - Engineering or have comparable work experience (MINIMUM of three (3) years working within this field of expertise). Previous television broadcast experience is preferred
- The applicant must have a valid driver's license

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 who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KSLA-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-r0o5e8-3-214-184-223-42 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.