Job Number: R50017987
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: Engineering, Information Technology, News, Technology, Data
Location Type: Onsite
Experience Level: Experienced Hires
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: November 22, 2022
We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer in our Broadcast & Media Technology department to join our Fox News family. The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for providing top-layer support and maintenance to our large infrastructure of media and broadcast systems in a 24/7 live news environment. You will work closely with multiple engineering teams and assist in planning our transition to the next generation of media systems, storage, IP technologies, and cloud architectures. The Senior Systems Engineer will be part of a 10+ member team supporting DC, NY, and AWS cloud-based resources.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Manage large infrastructure of media asset management system and on-air broadcast systems
Independently manage and implement projects while working with the other broadcast system engineers and IT teams
Be part of a team that will assist in planning our transition to the next generation of media systems, storage, and cloud architectures
Develop and document procedures and workflow processes.
Interface with vendors and manufacturers to research and address support issues, feature requests, create bug reports
Implement and maintain standards and processes including rollout and support documentation for operational support
Participate in on-call support rotation and provide remote support
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field of study is preferred, or equivalent experience
Media Asset Management (MAM) administration or support experience
Broadcast ingest & playout systems knowledge
Amazon Web Services (AWS) Solutions Architect knowledge
Python programming and other shell scripting experience
Windows Server (2016/2012) knowledge
MS-SQL Database knowledge
This position requires some evening work and infrequent late-night work to complete planned maintenance. The job may require you to perform infrequent hardware maintenance including removing, lifting, and replacing equipment in server racks.
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