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FreeBSD Systems Administrator Job Opening

Jon Veschio
Hello all,

Please see the below job description for the FreeBSD Systems  
Administrator job opening at NEP Broadcasting, LLC located in  
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  We are actively accepting resumes for this  

About NEP
NEP Broadcasting is the leading international provider of outsourced  
teleproduction services critical to the delivery of live sports and  
entertainment events. The world's premiere broadcast networks and  
production companies look to NEP to provide state-of-the-art  
facilities, engineering expertise and the finest customer service, in  
support of telecasts of major events and programs around the globe.

More information on NEP is available at

If you have any questions or inquiries, please feel free to contact  
me.  Resumes can be directed to [hidden email].

NEP Broadcasting, LLC

Job Description

FreeBSD Systems Administrator


NEP Broadcasting, LLC., with headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  
and offices in California and New York, is known worldwide as a  
quality provider of broadcast management services.  NEP's divisions  
include the following:  NEP Supershooters is the premier provider of  
mobile television units; NEP Denali is the premier provider of mobile  
television units geared toward entertainment events; NEP Visions is  
the premier provider of mobile television units in the European  
marketplace; NEP Screenworks, located in California, is the world's  
largest provider of mobile and modular Jumbotron and LED daylight  
video screens and NEP Studios is the largest teleproduction service  
provider in New York City.  NEP is committed to providing state-of-the-
art technology to its clients and is highly regarded in the industry  
for its focus on client service and satisfaction.

The purpose of this position is to grow and maintain a multiple  
location, computer network along with managing the server  
infrastructure that is currently running Unix and Unix based variants  
(FreeBSD) supporting 500+ users.

Position Responsibilities:

·       Maintains a multi-server network in a mixed OS environment  
with minimal downtime across multiple locations.

·       Responsible for all systems administration duties including  
but not limited to architecture, maintenance, and support of primarily  
Unix based (FreeBSD) application, database, file and email servers.

·       Conducts performance monitoring and provides appropriate  
system modifications to guarantee responsive system uptime and  
performance. Including system failure analysis and recovery; insuring  
the consistency and integrity of file systems.

·       Tests and deploys relevant software updates at most current  
and stable releases including the ability to write scripts to automate  
administration tasks.

·       Coordinates the implementation of computer systems with  
company personnel and outside vendors.

·       Responsible for all upgrades and repairs to the LAN/WAN.

·       Provides 2nd tier technical support to employees and other IT  
staff members.

·       Manages and maintains daily backup of critical systems and  
monitors the performance and resources of the system network.

·       Develops policies and procedures to safeguard computer files  
against unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure.  
Including the use of virus protection software and other commercial  
software to maintain the network and system security.

·       Creates backup strategies to meet business data recovery needs  
and optimize system performance.

·       Responsible for writing reports that document computer  
security, IT focused policies and procedures, and testing results.

·       Other duties as assigned.


·       Bachelor's degree in computer science desired.

·       At least 3 years experience with maintaining all aspects of a  
comparably sized network.

·       Heavy experience with UNIX systems, deployment, maintenance,  
and troubleshooting.

·       Understanding of TCP/IP protocols, script writing and  
maintenance skills (e.g., shell, perl, PHP), administrative  
familiarity with relevant technologies (e.g. SSH, Apache, Mysql).

·       Network Experience

·       Strong experience with system management tools, logical file  
systems and client/server environments.

·       Excellent communication and customer service skills along with  
well developed problem solving and analytical skills.

To apply for this position, please send information to:

Human Resources
NEP Broadcasting, LLC
2 Beta Drive
Pittsburgh, PA  15238
Fax:  412-820-6045
Email:  [hidden email]

Jon Veschio
Human Resources Manager
NEP Broadcasting, LLC
2 Beta Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 820-6075 Voice
(412) 820-6045 Fax
[hidden email]

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