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DIRECTOR – TECHNOLOGY

KFSN-TV
Fresno, CA Full-time
Posted on February 3, 2019

DIRECTOR – TECHNOLOGY

KFSN-TV ABC30, the Disney/ABC-owned television station in Fresno, has an opening for Director – Technology who will oversee the operations and maintenance functions of technical personnel, equipment, infrastructure, and building facilities to ensure a smooth and efficient operation for broadcast, production and NexGen endeavors.  This person will also assist the Division Technology team in the development of long-term goals and action plans to ensure smooth implementations of new technologies to meet company-wide goals.  Responsibilities include: Operate KFSN in compliance with all FCC OSHA and FAA regulations as well as all company policies and procedures; Oversee the management and development of KFSN technology personnel; Facilitate short and long-term technical projects to insure proper execution and implementation; Assist Division Technology in the development of long-term goals and action plans to ensure smooth implementations of new technologies to meet company-wide goals; Troubleshoot and repair complex equipment used in daily operation including equipment associated with broadcast operations, network infrastructure, transmission facilities, production control rooms, etc.; Develop and manage operational budgets and maintain proper documentation. 

Qualifications for this position are: Minimum of five years of technical management experience working in a broadcast facility; Proven experience in leading a diverse team of technologists to set and accomplish organizational goals; Effectively managing complex projects and operational budgets; Strong IT based skills, networking and IP video distribution infrastructure, with knowledge of SMPTE 2110 and SMPTE 2022 beneficial; RF experience is necessary; Knowledge of planning, technical design, construction, maintenance and operation of all aspects of broadcast facilities; Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment with excellent attention to detail, accuracy and strong organizational skills; Strong leadership, management and interpersonal skills with the ability to direct and motivate the technical staff and work well with all station departments.  Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required.  Please apply online at www.abc30.com/jobs .  KFSN-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.