Assistant Manager of Technology – 9367

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere




WGRZ, the NBC affiliate in Buffalo NY is looking for an Assistant Manager of Technology.  The position will be integral in the operation and support of a 24x7x365 broadcast facility encompassing all departments, equipment and ultimately the audience served.   


  • Help manage a team which supports all media preparation and distribution technologies in a 24/7/365 environment
  • Manage the implementation and documentation of capital and special projects
  • Manage and maintain the all FCC compliance requirements
  • Advise and assist in the creation of operational and capital budgets
  • Assist in the technical support of critical hardware and software
  • Monitor and scrutinize daily on-air technical quality
  • Support improved workflows for our on-air and online products
  • Attract, retain and develop technology talent; assist in performance reviews



  • Preferred Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or other related field and a minimum of five years’ experience in a broadcast operations/technology management role
  • In-depth knowledge of broadcast technologies including; IT, Transmitters, Antennas, Broadcast Switchers, Router Systems, ENG and DSNG Transmissions, Field Cameras, Signal Path Workflows
  • Working knowledge of other technologies including; Camera Robotics Controls, Information Technology Infrastructure, Phone Systems
  • Demonstrated strong leadership, team management, and has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated strong project management experience
  • Ability to work well and make quick decisions under pressure
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule in support of a 24x7x365 operation


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.