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ViacomCBS IT Support Engineer in San Francisco, California

REF#: 37637

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA


CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).


Work in partnership with the IT Manager and other BO&E staff to implement and maintain the IT related infrastructure of the station

Perform desktop, printer, network troubleshooting and support both in-house and remotely

Perform Windows/Linux/OSX Updates and Patching as well as proactive maintenance

Perform data backups, retention and restores

Maintain and update existing systems and network documentation Identify and suggest possible

improvements on procedures

Assist with office cable management and server room organizational management

Assist with general office duties including desk relocation and office hardware assembly

Provide and coordinate support for printers/faxes/copiers

Assist with deployment of network switches, routers, and firewalls


High School diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's degree preferred

Minimum 2 years working in an IT support capacity

Knowledge of Windows desktop (Win 7-10), Linux (Redhat, CentOS and Ubuntu) and server (2008-2016) OS required

Knowledge of VxRails, MS Hyper-V, Active Directory, anti-virus software, file share server management, VOIP systems

Working knowledge of networking and network administrtion such as IP addressing, DNS, DHCP, etc.

Proficient in general computer skills (MS Office, PDF, Visio, Access, web browsers, etc.)

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Physical Requirements:

Ability to occasionally work a flexible schedule that will require some evenings and weekends as needed.

Upbeat, dependable, adaptable individual.

Ability to lid up to 50 lbs.

FUNCTION: IT/Technology Operations

EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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