Systems Engineer Technology Department

Posted by Maine Public

Portland, ME
Posted: 2017-08-15


Maine Public is seeking a full-time Systems Engineer to join our Technology/IT team in Portland, Maine. The Systems Engineer will install, maintain, troubleshoot, and operate communications and computer equipment. 


Primary responsibilities will include skilled design and maintenance of Maine Public’s technical systems and their connectivity. The role of Systems Engineer will require a hands-on approach to work independently and provide support for other technical personnel throughout the system. Some networking and/or production work will be required.  Under the general direction of the Manager of Technology Systems, the Systems Engineer will be based our Portland studio and will travel throughout the state to support technology, such as transmitter sites, in multiple locations. Some evening and weekend work is required as assigned.


Job Requirements: Associates Degree in electronics, computers, networking, technology, or related field. Strong foundation in digital electronics, personal computer operation, networking technology, and application support is preferred. Three years’ experience in a technology-related field with a background and hands-on experience in equipment maintenance and networking is required. Excellent communication skills are required. Experience in radio and television broadcasting is desirable, as well as a demonstrated ability to work independently and remain adaptable to change. A valid driver’s license is required.

Maine Public offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package including healthcare, retirement, paid time off, dental, vision, and other supplemental benefits.


To apply for this position, submit a cover letter and current resume to

[email protected] no later than noon Monday, September 18, 2017.

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer