London - Central





Ingest Operator

A global service provider, based in Central London, are looking for an experienced Ingest Operator to join their team!

About the Role

Working closely alongside Playout, MCR and the Channel Managers - the Ingest Operator is responsible for ensuring all content is managed and tracked across all clients, at both ingest and encode, through to library and dispatch.

Key Responsibilties & Duties include:

  • Processing the required tasks (including tape ingest, file registration, QC and database administration) according to current priorities
  • Ingesting material, both short (commercials and promotions) and long form content
  • Full QA and 5.1 audio spot check of HD/SD movies as well as spot check of promos
  • File re-wrapping and transfer
  • Processing daily schedules and investigating missing items.


About the Candidate

Key Experience & Skills

  • Experience in Ingest, QC, Transcoding, and File-Based workflows 
  • Solid understanding of broadcast standards and the transmission chain.


Hours / Shifts: Based around a "week off" shift pattern - the successful candidate would be required to work 12 hours shifts (days & nights).


For more details please click the 'apply' button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.