Media Technology System Administrator


This position is responsible to support and maintain the computer servers, networking and storage technology used by YES TV to acquire, produce, distribute and broadcast media content and provide support of in-use media systems to the people using them.


Reports directly to the Director, Media Technologies

Work Environment

 Open office, friendly and collaborative environment

Areas of Responsibility

1.       Maintain and configure all IT-based Media technologies.

2.       Configure and operate the traditional Broadcast system to be able to support Media production

3.       Develop more efficient processes to use the systems and to find innovating ways to allow multi-vendor systems to work together.

4.       Maintain and create systems documentation.

Job Specific Duties

1.       Proactively monitor and maintain all Media ITinfrastructure to ensure the highest possible reliability.

2.       Support and train end users of Media Technology.

3.       Assist in the installation, wiring and configuration of all Media Technologies.

4.       Assist in general Office IT support of hardware andsoftware.

5.       Other duties as required.

Qualifications And Skills

-       Post-secondary education focused in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related field

-       Minimum 2+ years of previous work experience in the IT industry

-       Scripting and simple programming experience

-       Strong customer service and conflict resolution experience

The following experience considered an asset

-       Experience with Media Production environments and related technologies

-       Video and Audio files, transcoding, and media streaming technology

-       Experience writing user instructions and other documentation


1.       Ability to express technical topics in plain language

2.       Strong knowledge of the setup and administration of Windows and Linux servers, virtualization, SQL databases and TCP/IP networking technology

3.       Excellent Interpersonal skills

4.       Flexibility regarding work hours and available for rotating On Call duties

5.       Demonstrated experience handling multiple priorities

6.       Ability to work under pressure and deliver high quality work

7.       Self-directed problem solver

8.       Lifelong learner

9.       Collaborative

10.   Innovative thinker

11.   Functions well under pressure

12.   Flexible

13.   Friendly manner/approachable

14.   Service oriented attitude

15.   Innovative

16.   Can work independently anden joys contributing to the organizational goals as a team member

Apply Now

Applications will not beconsidered unless they include acover letter which includes an explanation of why you feel youwould be a good fit for this role and the organization’s culture along withyour resume.   Applicationswill be received no later than August 23, 2019and should be addressed to theattention of:

Blaise Buxton,Director, Media Technologies
[email protected]