Full Time Job

Broadcast Information Tech. Engineer


Omaha, NE 08-23-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WOWT:

WOWT is a modern facility equipped with state of the art technology, and with our leading broadcast news we provide award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Omaha is one of the most progressive cities in the Midwest with a strong market supported by several national industries. The Omaha area boasts an array of top attractions that can't be matched, from the World Famous Henry Doorly Zoo, to the NCAA Men's College World Series. Omaha is popular for our downtown which is home to a revitalized riverfront and the Historic Old Market.

Job Summary/Description:
• The BIT Engineer will analyzes, plans, designs, and/or installs new computer systems and other consumer electronic/digital devices as required. Suggests, anticipates and implements new technology and renders its support. Provides ''help desk'' service to staff, clientele and the public in a timely manner. Maintains network infrastructure and operating systems on multiple platforms in the LAN and WAN. Support and management of VM servers and their related hardware. Performs regular maintenance of broadcasting and computing equipment, as well as review and maintain their structure and related materials to assure they are in working order. Troubleshooting/repairing broadcasting equipment as well as computers and printers when they break down or malfunction. Will work to provide IT links between the studio, transmitters, satellites and other points. Work with digital RF wireless networks, fiber optic, VOIP and related telecommunication systems. If transmission is from an outside location, preparation, configuration and storage of computing resources. Will work with Department Head's approval, order computer equipment on Purchase Order forms, and, if the computer equipment is available nearby, purchase and pick up from a local vendor.

• Degree, training, or experience in the computer industry. Knowledge of Microsoft and Linux operating systems, VM systems, Mac Computers, Telephone and VOIP interfacing, LAN layout, and maintenance, as well as Knowledge of data switches, routers, and storage devices is necessary. Familiarity with Business software applications such as Microsoft 365, Creative applications such as video editing software, Broadcast industry applications such as Traffic systems, etc. is extremely beneficial.

Interested applicants can, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', we encourage you to upload your resume and cover letter

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g333p5-3-238-95-208-42 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.