Assistant IT Manager

KHBS-TV Rogers, AR

KHBS/KHOG TV has an immediate opening for an Assistant IT/Operations Manager. This position is dynamically diverse, fast paced, challenging and responsible for managing and maintaining the local area network utilizing leading edge infrastructure and systems, including Cisco Nexus, Cisco UCS, VMware, EMC VNXe & Isilon, and VoIP.

Also supporting specialized on-air broadcast systems, News, and Sales production systems, as well as end user systems support. This is a hands-on position in a mid-sized news oriented broadcast television environment.

Install / Maintain / Support Cisco LAN/IT infrastructure

VMware Virtual Environment Management/Support

Enterprise Backup Management/Support

Windows Server / Desktop OS understanding & proficiency

Production Storage Systems Management/Support

Desktop, laptop, and workstation computer systems installation/management/support

Provide technical guidance and support to end users

Office 365 Production Suite Support

WSUS, SEP, Cylance Management & Support

Wireless & Remote connectivity installation/management/support

Intrusion Detection Systems knowledge & management (IDS)

Cisco VoIP systems knowledge & support

Familiarity with Service Now

Ability to work with enterprise shared services technology group

Ability to manage the Operations Department: schedule, review, train and manage day to day operations of the Master Control Staff


Experience Requirements:

In-depth experience with IP network connectivity & troubleshooting

In-depth experience with virtual environments & systems backup/restore

In-depth experience with current MS Windows server/desktop operating systems

Active Directory management/support

Experience with remote & mobile device support & connectivity

Experience with Enterprise & web-based applications

Advanced troubleshooting / analytical skills

Experience with Television Automation

Previous supervisory or management experience


Qualifications Requirements:

Minimum 7 years in advanced IT systems administration & management

2+ years’ experience in the broadcast environment

Management / Leadership skills

Must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with constant deadlines

Good interpersonal and communication skills, positive attitude, team player

Maintain Corporate Standards, Policies, and Procedures

Scripting/Coding experience a plus

May be required to be “on-call” outside of normal working hours



BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Science or Information Technology or an equivalent combination of training and real-world work experience, including military experience.

MCSE, CCNA, VCP6-DCV or VCP6.5-DCv certifications preferred

Link to online job announcement

Closing Date