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System Administrator & Project Engineer with emphasis on IT and systems support and maintenance in Radio Broadcasting. The role requires a hands on delivery and support of the technical responsibilities of the role while also deputising in the management of the department. Excellent people and communication skills are essential and a willingness to adopt and excel in all required areas of the role.

Achievements and or experience is being sought in some or all of the following areas:

  • Ability to deliver first through third level support for a Windows/Office environment
  • Knowledge of building a server
  • Administration & configuration of a Windows Server / AD Exchange environment support
  • IT purchasing
  • 24 hour on call support
  • Strong networking knowledge, Cisco experience an advantage
  • Audio systems and setups, PA and Video equipment an advantage
  • Full driving licence and own vehicle required
  • Multicast audio, Axia AOIP networks, audio codecs, software and hardware
  • Shoutcast audio streaming, metadata and analytics
  • Wowza video stream server
  • Avaya Communication Manager & Audix IP phone/messaging system RCS audio scheduling and playout system
  • Burli news production and playout system
  • Broadnet ad traffic system x Accounts systems – TASBooks, Sage Quickpay, Easypay, EasyEFT
  • Office365
  • Wireless Technologies, point2point radio data networks and radio theory
  • FM radio transmission equipment
  • DR systems and process management
  • Radio Outside Broadcasting
  • Management of Mechanical & Electrical systems

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