Digital Newsroom Systems Administrator, Broadcast & Media Technology Group

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Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

We are looking for a System Administrator in our Broadcast & Media Technology group to join our Fox News family.  As the ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­system administrator you will provide troubleshooting and support for the Digital Newsroom and Graphics Engineering applications from the Fox News Washington DC Bureau. You will be part of a 10+ member team, supporting DC, NY and cloud-based resources.

This position is for the Mon-Fri afternoon/evening shift (4:00pm – 12:00 midnight).

A snapshot of your responsibilities:

  • Run diagnostics, perform troubleshooting analysis, and maintenance upgrades of software and hardware in a broadcast production environment.  
  • Work independently and quickly to troubleshoot and resolve problems.   
  • Contribute to documentation, planning, testing and deployment of new systems and projects in DC and NY.

Requirements:

  • Media Asset Management / Digital Asset Management administration or support experience.
  • Broadcast Graphics (VIZRT) application administration or support experience.
  • Broadcast ingest & playout systems knowledge.
  • Linux (RHEL) knowledge.
  • Windows Server (2016/2012/2008) knowledge.
  • Perl/Python/Bash or other shell scripting experience.

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in computer science or equivalent major.