Full Time Job

Associate Streaming Media Operator Ph


Houston, TX 02-15-2023
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Frontline Support for ABC/OTV 24/7 Streaming operations

Job Summary:

Describe what the person will do in the role - how he/she will impact the organization.

As a streaming media operator, you will program playlist, execute playout and quality control all digital streams of the eight ABC OTV stations. You will work closely with station personnel to insure the intended content is delivered to quality standard within the designated time slots.

Responsibilities and Duties of the Role:
• The candidate will maintain and operate multiple streaming channels for our ABC Owned Television Stations during minimal to mild programming blocks
• The candidate will monitor all live streaming channels for quality assurance and act on any operational or technical issue to quickly diagnose, fix and report problems that arise.
• The candidate will communicate with the stations' editorial staff during breaking news and other special events to ensure all live streaming destinations are appropriately handled.
• The candidate should also have a strong understanding of the minute-by-minute nature of live breaking news, employ critical thinking and exceptional problem solving skill to react to changes due to unexpected technical issues or editorial decisions.

Basic Qualifications:
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Ability to multitask and adapt quickly to changing requirements, especially during breaking news scenarios.
• Basic knowledge and or understanding of computer systems and applications.
• Availability to work early mornings, late nights, holidays and weekends as needed.
• Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate as needed to meet deadlines and accomplish mission objectives.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Associate's Degree or min 2 years work experience in a similar field.
• Master control and media management experience
• Basic understanding or skill with video editing software.

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business we call ABC Owned TV Stations.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2p5k7-34-239-173-144-42 in your application.