IT System Administrator

Watch News4Jax at 6 a.m. : Aug 28, 2020


WJXT/WCWJ, Graham Media Group owned TV stations in Jacksonville, Florida- is looking for a full time IT System Administrator.


Duties include support, troubleshooting and monitoring of the IT infrastructure and systems needed to support broadcast operations.

Position requires flexibility of schedule: hours are primarily daytime Monday-Friday with occasional weekend shifts.

Individual should have good personal organizational skills and be able to maintain technical documentation.

Must be able to work with top level management, engineering staff, end users, clients, and viewers.

Should be able to perform detailed engineering research and analysis to solve non-trivial technical problems.

Must be able to create professional drawings and presentations and use project management methodologies when working on team projects.

Requires being comfortable providing local or remote technical support to people of all skill levels and backgrounds, along with the patience to mentor and train others as needed.

Preferred Qualifications

Expert knowledge of desktop and mobile operating systems including Windows, iOS and Android. Familiarity with server operating systems including Windows Server and Linux.

Experience with enterprise software platforms and services including Microsoft 365, Active Directory and Endpoint Manager.

Understanding of networking concepts including the OSI model, wired and wireless network architectures and protocols.

Understanding of modern IT concepts including system imaging, software deployment, IT automation for user and endpoint management, virtualization, data storage and cloud computing.

Familiarity with computer-based video and graphics systems, video editing and streaming, media codecs, file formats and media management/archiving workflows.


Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in IT support capacity or equivalent post-secondary education in recognized IT program.

Proficient with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio.

Intermediate proficiency in the administration of systems, software, and hardware in moderate to complex environments.

Working knowledge of Local Area Network and Wide Area Networks, including VoIP, Multicasting, and IPSec Tunnels.

This individual must be a self-starter and able to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment, working both independently and as part of diverse team. Must be an effective communicator with strong written, verbal and presentation skills.


Please include in your subject line “Applicant for IT System Administrator.”

Additional Information

As a condition of employment, GMG/WJXT/WCWJ requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first day of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law, unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation, or as otherwise allowed by law.

Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.

GMG/WJXT/WCWJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, GMG/WJXT/WCWJ will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.