Contract Job

Ingest Operator

Fox News

New York, NY 11-19-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News Media Technical Operations Department is seeking to fill a Freelance Ingest Operator position in our Acquisitions Team. Fox NY Acquisitions is the heart of Fox News Media's technical operations. All inbound and outbound audio and video signals are processed in Acquisitions. As the Freelance Ingest Operator, working on this team is a great entry-level experience for those looking to excel in the dynamic industry of live television news.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Coordinate with different departments to ensure the proper video feeds are recorded and quality controlled
• Pre-check and connect Skype/Web-based guest(s) to air
• Communicate over the phone, via email, and via intranet scheduling applications throughout the day to schedule recordings and link guest(s) to air

WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Detail-oriented, strong communication skills, and a driven, team-first attitude
• A flexible schedule, including weekends and evenings
• A bachelor's degree with a background in mass communication or video production

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzpw53-54-80-249-22-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Fox News

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the recently announced AVOD platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 19 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.