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Transmission Controller
Do you love sport, 24/7, anytime, anyplace, anywhere?  

Then come and join the biggest sports broadcaster in the world as a Transmission Controller

About the Role

The role will require broadcasting various live sports events, fault free, to the OTT platform. Managing communications between all our global production facilities as well as direct communications with the OTT platform.

 

It is a dynamic and rewarding environment, within a mix of traditional broadcast and new media workflows. If you have the ability to work as a team in a busy, ‘live’ department and to adapt to changing business needs, cultures, conditions and work responsibilities, then this is the role for you.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Execute scheduled live events to ensure exact content is broadcast at the correct time.
  • Monitoring and quality control of all signals in and out of Transmission.
  • Loading, preparation and transmission of daily Playout schedules.

 

Candidate Profile

Experience required:

  • 3 years’ experience working in transmission with knowledge of file based media preparation, preferably in a live sports environment. Operational and technical experience with broadcast automation systems.
  • A good understanding of IP protocols and familiar with the technologies and processed of moving around in IP.
  • Working on live sports/ news/ entertainment events in a broadcasting environment.

 

This work is based around a 24/7 shift rotation and they have specc'd the salary up to £30k - dependent on experience.

 

If this position sounds of interest - get in touch today!


Next Step:

Please click the ‘apply’ button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.