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CBS Corporation Network Support Technician in New York, New York

REF#: 35645

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS News

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS News Radio Network is seeking a strong candidate to be part of our Network Technical Support team with experience in Broadcast IT and IP systems. This position is based in New York Headquarters. This Hands-on role requires the ability to work directly to support the work of the production and editorial staff of a 24/7/365 network newsroom.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

IT support for 70+ users

  • Serve as first responder to newsroom, control rooms and studios

  • Manage data on shared and virtualized storage.

  • Maintain virtualized Windows and Linux servers and PC’s.

  • Maintain specialized client software for audio recording, editing and post-production.

  • Setup and optimize Adobe Creative Cloud (Adobe Audition) DAWs

  • Support ENPS news gathering production system

  • Broadcast IT Functions working with IBEW technicians

  • Support of Ethernet based shared storage devices

  • Office 365 setup and support including One Drive and SharePoint

  • Basic A/V Support

  • Ability to travel for emergency and planned remotes

  • On-call remote support for overnights and weekends, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • At least 4 years of IT broadcast related support.

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft O365 support and maintenance.

  • BA in IT or Media related field

Preferred:

  • Experience with AOIP (audio over IP systems) like Dante or Livewire

  • Experience in studios or remote audio set-ups (DJing or Sporting Event PAs, for example) #DICE

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EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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