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Systems Technician


Las Vegas, NV, US, 89109

Las Vegas

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.


Overview Responsibilities:

Television City at MGM Grand is looking for a Systems Technician to support our research testing facility and online operations in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Systems Technician should be a highly motivated self starter who can effectively operate equipment and troubleshoot routine and complex system malfunctions.



  • Install, configure, operate, maintain & troubleshoot systems and equipment such as:
  • Video server operation and displays
  • Non-liner video editing (Adobe Premiere and CC products)
  • Audio / video software & hardware encoders, & digital recording.
  • Wired and wireless microphones & ear pieces
  • Audio amplifiers & speakers
  • Online Live streaming (Kaltura, Azure Media Services)
  • Creating surveys from questionnaires, supporting and maintaining studies in field through survey platforms and internal systems.
  • Desktop workstation support and maintenance (Win10, MacOSX and Linux)
  • Using and configuring various mobile devices is highly specific ways for research testing (IOS, Android, FireOS and others)
  • Audio & Video matrix routers and cabling
  • Teleconferencing equipment and software (Supporting end users. Schedule rooms and sessions. Setting up and tested prior to meetings).
  • Networking Equipment (switches, routers, access points, I/O patch panels and cabling)
  • Crestron automation systems (CP3, CP2 controllers & touch panels)
  • Pulling, terminating cable & soldering connecters
  • Possess an ability to understand and troubleshoot complex network environments for troubleshooting, installing and repairing systems. You will be required to work closely with the IT & Security departments on many systems and projects.
  • Have the ability to lift in excess of 100 lbs. and be comfortable working at heights on a ladder and extremely confined spaces.
  • Ability to Read and update complex wiring schematics and assist with design & modification of systems as we grow.
  • Maintain the quality and content of public and internal video displays.
  • Maintain the facility, perform repairs and address safety concerns.
  • Furniture/fixture repairs (Example: chairs and desks, Laminated surfaces, minor carpet repair)
  • Painting, replacing outlets and light switches. fixing drywall and flooring. Replacing lights, climbing into tight spaces in ceiling or walls to replace HVAC filters and/or inspect/clean equipment.
  • Work with hotel maintenance staff for other repairs as needed.
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Power Point and Word)
  • Windows, Mac OSX & Linux Desktop operating systems.
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Premiere, Media Encoder, Encore, Photoshop, Illustrator and others)
  • Visual Studio / Visual Studio Code


Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in the technical maintenance field.
  • Knowledge of Crestron Systems & equipment is desired.
  • Ability to multitask and complete projects independently with little instruction or supervision.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and a professional demeanor at all times.
  • We want candidates that communicate very detailed and specific information to quickly bring the next shift up to speed on projects and day to day operations!
  • Must be able to assist Clients and internal staff with any issue they may have while in the facility.


Additional Qualifications

  • A good understanding of computer programming in relation to web development and custom API cross platform communications is desired. Being familiar with JavaScript, C#, HTML, JSON with Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code is a plus.
  • We want applicants that are technology savvy!
  • High School diploma or equivalent.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas