Turner Broadcasting Senior Systems Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia


Posting Job Title:

Senior Systems Engineer

WarnerMedia Division:



United States - Georgia - Atlanta

Posting Job Description:

*The Turner Story *

Turner is a division of Warner Media along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros., delivering brands like CNN, HLN, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more! http://www.turner.com/

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*Tech at Turner *

45 years ago, we changed the face of television, and we continue that today by building and delivering next-generation entertainment and technology solutions across the globe. Our innovations impact advertising, data management, information security, content creation and delivery, business operations, broadcasting and ultimately, the fan experience.

As a technologist at Turner, you will work at the intersection of art and science. You’ll work for brands that inform and entertain the world including, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, Super Deluxe, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports – which includes the NBA, NCAA March Madness, Major League Baseball and the UEFA Champions League.

You’ll be part of a company that enables community and belonging by creating content that connects with fans when, how and where they want it.

*The Job *

This is a Senior Systems Engineer which requires high creativity and motivation with demonstrated talent for identifying, scrutinizing, improving, and streamlining complex work processes. Be part of the team that designs, implements and manages Turner infrastructure that encompasses, but not limited to, storage, virtualization, compute, automation, and operating systems.

**We operate in a 24/7 production environment. * On call may be necessary to meet the needs of our customers.

*The Day-to-Day *

  • Lead projects with minimal supervision, displaying strong follow-through and initiative.
  • Automate manual processes by using scripting languages such as Shell, Python, Perl, JavaScript, etc. Understanding and integrating multiple technologies together with use of API subsystems.
  • Direct and perform all necessary audits and maintenance activity to ensure service levels are sustained, and that systems are optimized and not compromised.
  • Develop and maintain system documentation, including diagrams, Standard Operating Procedures and work instructions.
  • Perform after hours support duties to sustain networking systems and service levels -.
  • Coordinate projects with other departments and external organizations.
  • The position includes developing and testing new products, troubleshooting complex system issues, interpreting work orders to program various systems, and resolving escalated issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.

*The Essentials *

  • 10+ Years of system administration experience
  • 5+ Years of systems engineering experience
  • 5+ Years of managing, supporting, and engineering Windows AND Linux environments
  • 5+ Years of managing, supporting, and engineering VMWare ESXi and vSphere environments. o Nutanix experience is a HUGE plus
  • Solid fundamental knowledge of IP networking such as, but not limited to, switches, routers, and firewalls
  • Experience with various IP services such as DNS, NTP, FTP, and HTTP - Scripting/programming languages such as Python, Perl, PHP, BASH, or JavaScript.
  • Must have detail-oriented skills used to manage complex systems; excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, presentation, and time management skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple environments
  • Provide on-call support and remote troubleshooting
  • Work off-hours occasionally, sometimes on short notice
  • Travel occasionally for training or to support other Turner sites

*The Perks *

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies

    • An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the Warner Media family of powerhouse brands

_ Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status. _

Requisition #:


Position Type:

Full Time

Area of Interest:

Technology/Information Technology

Business Unit_TBS:



Advertising, Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Games – Development & Publishing, Online Content/Services