IT Manager/Network Administrator

Position Title: IT Manager/Network Administrator

Date of Opening: July 23, 2014

Company: PNS - WDIV-TV 4

FT/PT: Full Time

Location of Position: 550 West Lafayette Blvd., Detroit, Michigan

Responsibilities: The IT Manager / Network Administrator will be responsible for supporting and maintaining the station and corporate IT environment. The environment contains a blend of Windows Servers, Windows Professional workstations, MAC workstations, WAN, LAN, VPN, Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server, Active Directory, Linux / Unix, Multicast, Unicast, VOIP, and IP video streaming. Extensive knowledge and experience in support enterprise-wide network best practices as well as network security protocols specifically Checkpoint Firewalls, Cisco CoS & QoS with extensive Layer - 3 routing.

Management experience In addition, desktop computer support and Cisco and Brocade layer 3 switches. Software application experience in Windows programming in .Net, video file conversion, Great Plains financial application, and VOIP phone system.

This individual should have a high level of initiative and will assume responsibility for helpdesk support services, as well as preform hardware, software and network troubleshooting in a timely and effective manner. Guiding the implementation of facilities infrastructure from the ground up with minimal supervision. Documenting new and existing infrastructure deployments.

Experience in broadcast systems is definitely a plus. These technologies include Video Servers, Automation Systems, Nonlinear Editing Systems, IPTV, Firewalls, and Routers.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a computing or engineering program preferred. Minimum 5 years of solid networking experience. Formal training in IT or a related field. Excellent communications skills, both verbal written. Ability to work independently and manage team responsibilities and be able to work under stressful conditions with a sense of urgency. Experience in broadcast systems is definitely a plus. Work experience includes: enterprise network design and support, network security protocols, high-availability fault-tolerant distributed storage systems, Firewalls & IDS (Cisco),VPN (Cisco/Juniper), Routers and Switches (Cisco/HP/ 3Com/Brocade), Linux and UNIX, Windows Workstation and Exchange 2010 system design and administration, Active Directory group policy management and integration using ldap and kerberos, virtualized servers (VmWare). Experience in project management and estimating.

Comments: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, disability, matriculation or affiliation. Any offer of employment is conditioned on successful completion of a drug screen, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.

Contact Information:
Name or Department: Marcus Williams, Vice President/Chief Engineer
Address: 550 West Lafayette Blvd. Detroit, Michigan 48226
Email: marcus@wdiv.com