Full Time Job

Ingest Operator


Stamford, CT 8 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

• Interfaces with the Operations and Production departments to ensure all their transmission and routing needs are being met
• Perform Transmission Operations functions to ensure incoming feeds are ready for ingest and Air, plus route outgoing feeds.
• Executes Automated simultaneous recordings of up to 100 baseband ingest devices and off air recordings
• A part of a near 24/7 Ingest team
• Controls Manual Stops for Automated recordings
• Executes ad hoc crash recordings on inbound program streams
• Verifies integrity of video/audio recordings
• Confirms and validates ScheduAll metadata on each record
• Coordinates dual record stream between MAM & AVID/EVS
• Reconciles ScheduAll pre-record schedule against actuals

Basic Qualifications
• Minimum three (3) years' experience with video/audio check in and ingest or related field
• Baseband ingest devices
• Broadcast Operations
• Knowledge of ScheduAll, Ingest Control, and Record Control a plus
• Knowledge of Broadcast workflow preferred
• Must be willing to work overnights and weekends

Eligibility Requirements
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com
• Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
• Must be willing to submit a background investigation
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics
• Bachelor's degree preferred.
• A good listener with good client skills, cool under pressure.
• Extremely detail oriented, organized person
• Working knowledge of Cyradis a plus
• Willing to work long hours, weekends and overnight during peak times.
• A fast learner of new workflow and technologies.
• Needs to thrive in an environment where change is expected and embraced