KCEN-HD has an immediate opening for an IT Technician with a background in broadcast automation systems. Individual is responsible for conceptualizing, budgeting, purchasing, installing, testing and commissioning of new technology projects. Individual will act as a network administrator for the station’s business, news, and broadcast operations networks. Will work hands on as necessary to install new systems, initiate repairs and keep technical equipment running optimally. Individual will train station personnel in proper use of new systems and support users with technical challenges. Must coordinate with the Chief Engineer and /or the Director of Operations and Technology on network topology, network security and configuration.
Position requires excellent communications and personnel relations skills with the ability to communicate complex instructions. Candidate must be MCP Windows and Windows Server, SBI and/or NT certified. Microsoft, Cisco and help desk certifications a plus. An Associates Degree in computer technology is preferred. Requires 2 years experience in the maintenance and operation of computer, PBX, LAN, WAN, Fiber and broadcast network systems. Experience with Digital Broadcast servers and automation, OSI, and ENPS a plus.