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  • IMSA Network and Event Information Technology Technician I (Part-time)

    Job Locations US-FL-Daytona Beach
    ID
    2018-1885
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
    Company
    IMSA (International Motor Sports Association)
  • Company Overview

    The International Motor Sports Association, LLC (IMSA) was originally founded in 1969 and owns a long and rich history in sports car racing. Today, IMSA is the sanctioning body of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the premier sports car racing series in North America. IMSA also sanctions the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda, as well as four one-make series: Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama; Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama; Ferrari Challenge North America; and Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America. IMSA – a company within the NASCAR family – is the exclusive strategic partner in North America with the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) which operates the 24 Hours of Le Mans as a part of the FIA World Endurance Championship. The partnership enables selected IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competitors to earn automatic entries into the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans. For more information, visit www.IMSA.com,www.twitter.com/IMSA or www.facebook.com/IMSA

    Job Description

    NASCAR seeks a talented professional to join the position of IMSA Network and Event Information Technology Technician I (Part-Time) based in our corporate office in Daytona, FL.

     

    IMSA Network and Event Information Technology Technician I will assist with the distribution, collection, loading and unloading of equipment after each event in accordance with standard operating procedures. This person may be assigned to the following areas as needed:

     

    Pit Lane: Setup and maintain equipment in the Pit Lane for the collection and distribution of information.

     

    lT Services: Install, configure and troubleshoot Internet and data distribution networks.

     

    RF Distribution: Install, configure and troubleshoot Cable TV Systems.

     

    Video Distribution: Setup and maintain SDI equipment for TV Broadcast.

     

    Essential duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Maintain parts and equipment inventories for operation of assigned duties
    • Keep current with local schedule, maps and information for the event
    • Work with customers to provide timely assistance while portraying a professional image
    • Diligently monitor, diagnose and troubleshoot equipment issues
    • Repair cables and other related equipment as needed 
    • Perform routine maintenance on systems
    • Frequent lifting and/or moving equipment up to 135 pounds, sometimes with the help of another individual
    • Approximate travel 90% including weekends

    Required Qualifications:

    • Valid driver's license

    • Proficient on company provided hardware and software, email, Internet FTP usage
    • Must be able to use current Microsoft Operating Systems
    • Must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office 365
    • Use hand tools of the trade correctly and safely, including multi-meters, screwdrivers, wire cutters and soldering irons
    • Read and follow SOPs, flow charts and technical drawings or schematics
    • Understanding of radio use, procedures and etiquette
    • Basic knowledge of networking management and principles
    • Ability to program and manage routers, switches, computers, and IP addressable devices
    • Willingness to work with and learn new technology

    Education and Desired Experience:

    High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and two years of experience in information technology and telecommunications.   An A.S. degree in Computer Science, Electronics, Electrical Technology or similar discipline is desired but not required.  Formalized training and/or experience in networking and computer technology.

     

    - Mylaps electronic timing systems

    - Software used in racing (results / strategy / telemetry)

    - Programming languages

    - Network administration

    - Signal distribution

    - Wired, RF and fiber optic cable

    - Electronic test equipment, test programs, and specialty tools - coaxial crimpers, data crimpers, pin and de-pinning tools

     

     

    Apply Now: 

     

    Learn more about this role and our team by applying for consideration at www.careers.nascar.com.

     

    We are a company unlike any other. At NASCAR, you will find a community of diverse individuals respectful of our history, with an eye towards the future. We want you to bring your experience, skills and passion to our close-knit, high-energy environment in which our employees thrive and where you can prosper. We know the key to our success is our employees and we offer highly competitive salaries, a solid benefits package focused on wellness, and opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally. It won’t take you long to find out that you are on the right track here at NASCAR!

     

    NASCAR is committed to fostering a diverse work environment where all employees feel valued and empowered. NASCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). We seek to attract and retain the best qualified people available. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national origin, age, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, or any characteristic that is protected by law.

     

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