Broadcast & IT Engineer

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Cumulus Media has an immediate full-time opening in Detroit, MI for a Broadcast and IT Engineer. The Broadcast and IT Engineer is primarily responsible for supporting and maintaining mission critical audio and information technology equipment in a broadcast environment. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, and have the ability to learn new duties and skills quickly.

Key responsibilities will include setting up, configuring, and troubleshooting audio equipment; supporting the IT and telephone infrastructure; responding to IT-related problems and questions from employees; and other technical duties such as broadcast remotes. The ability to respond overnights and on weekends to emergencies is a requirement of this position.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interface and communicate with coworkers on a daily basis.
  • Experience with Windows 7 and Mac OS X operating systems, Microsoft Office, and common computer applications, including internet browsers and document readers.
  • Ability to both learn and support mission-critical, industry-specific computer programs.
  • Experience with both Android and iOS smart phones and tablets.
  • Ability to maintain and repair computer and server equipment, including setting up computers and peripherals, and replacing internal components such as memory and hard drives.
  • Experience using and troubleshooting professional audio systems, including analog and digital audio equipment and digital audio workstation (DAW) software.
  • Ability to solder and build/repair audio cables and connectors.
  • Ability to build and test Ethernet cables.
  • Ability to lift at least thirty pounds and work occasionally in confined spaces.
  • Must be able to respond to emergencies on-site 24/7. Additional Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Familiarity with IP-based, TDM-based, and analog telephone systems, including POTS and ISDN.
  • Experience with network equipment, including firewalls, routers, and managed network switches.
  • Working understanding of Ethernet and TCP/IP (hardware, software, protocols, and theory).
  • Familiarity with basic concepts of computer and network security.
  • Experience with Linux servers and vmWare ESXi virtualization.
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory, Windows security policies, and logon scripts.
  • Experience with satellite receiver systems, microwave transmitters and receivers, and broadcast transmitters highly desired.
  • SBE and/or Cisco certifications or equivalent experience desired.

Please submit resumes to engineering@cumulusdetroit.com with

“Broadcast and IT Engineer” in the subject line, or mail resumes to: Human Resources ā€“ Engineering Position Cumulus Media, Inc. 3011 W. Grand Blvd. Suite 800 Detroit, MI 48202 Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

Cumulus Media has an immediate full-time opening in Detroit, MI for a Broadcast and IT Engineer. The Broadcast and IT Engineer is primarily responsible for supporting and maintaining mission critical audio and information technology equipment in a broadcast environment. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, and have the ability to learn new duties and skills quickly.

Key responsibilities will include setting up, configuring, and troubleshooting audio equipment; supporting the IT and telephone infrastructure; responding to IT-related problems and questions from employees; and other technical duties such as broadcast remotes. The ability to respond overnights and on weekends to emergencies is a requirement of this position.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interface and communicate with coworkers on a daily basis.
  • Experience with Windows 7 and Mac OS X operating systems, Microsoft Office, and common computer applications, including internet browsers and document readers.
  • Ability to both learn and support mission-critical, industry-specific computer programs.
  • Experience with both Android and iOS smart phones and tablets.
  • Ability to maintain and repair computer and server equipment, including setting up computers and peripherals, and replacing internal components such as memory and hard drives.
  • Experience using and troubleshooting professional audio systems, including analog and digital audio equipment and digital audio workstation (DAW) software.
  • Ability to solder and build/repair audio cables and connectors.
  • Ability to build and test Ethernet cables.
  • Ability to lift at least thirty pounds and work occasionally in confined spaces.
  • Must be able to respond to emergencies on-site 24/7. Additional Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Familiarity with IP-based, TDM-based, and analog telephone systems, including POTS and ISDN.
  • Experience with network equipment, including firewalls, routers, and managed network switches.
  • Working understanding of Ethernet and TCP/IP (hardware, software, protocols, and theory).
  • Familiarity with basic concepts of computer and network security.
  • Experience with Linux servers and vmWare ESXi virtualization.
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory, Windows security policies, and logon scripts.
  • Experience with satellite receiver systems, microwave transmitters and receivers, and broadcast transmitters highly desired.
  • SBE and/or Cisco certifications or equivalent experience desired.

Please submit resumes to engineering@cumulusdetroit.com with

“Broadcast and IT Engineer” in the subject line, or mail resumes to: Human Resources ā€“ Engineering Position Cumulus Media, Inc. 3011 W. Grand Blvd. Suite 800 Detroit, MI 48202 Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)