Full Time Job

NAC Operations Producer, News


New York, NY 09-16-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Working as part of the News Acquisition Center, the NAC Operations Producer will work alongside a team of people that are responsible for booking, coordinating and executing video feeds via IP, satellite, and fiber in and out of our facilities.

• Book and facilitate live and tape transmissions for all ABC News productions, including tracking these orders in internal transmission systems.
• Operate computer systems to execute IP transmissions using TVU, LiveU, Dejero and other related software.
• Route video as appropriate to monitor feeds, QC, and provide signals to other parts of the business.
• Coordinate feeds with newsgathering, control rooms, ingest, master control facilities, bureaus, show operations, and live streaming operations.
• Plan transmission for complex remotes and special projects.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 5 years' of experience in live transmission coordination and/or control room operations.
• Minimum 2 years' of experience working news productions/operations.
• Must be team oriented and able to solve problems in time-sensitive situations.
• Ability to work harmoniously and proactively with production teams having diverse work cultures.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Minimum 5 years' of experience working in news productions/operations.
• Experience with video encoders/decoders.
• Experience with IP networking.
• Experience with satellite transmissions for news production

Required Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.

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