Full Time Job

Senior Manager, Video Operations

CBS Interactive

Burbank, CA 09-09-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description


Division Overview:

The Video Operations team is responsible for supporting the video delivery and architecture of VOD and Live content streamed on over 15 platforms.

Role Details:

ViacomCBS is seeking an experienced Senior Operations Manager who is passionate and knowledgeable about digital video to oversee a wide range of video related initiatives, with focus on content procurement and quality assurance of transcoded files.

Your Day-to-Day:
• Analyze video performance across mobile and OTT services
• Provide insight to improve overall video quality based on data-driven metrics
• Coordinate tasks with Quality Assurance and Publishing teams to resolve issues found in automated testing solutions
• Manage and improve ''eyes-on-glass'' dashboards related to video service and delivery
• Contribute to the design and development of video distribution and infrastructure, including integration into ViacomCBS websites, mobile websites, mobile and emerging platform applications
• Ability to operate independently, juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results-oriented environment
• Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


What you bring to the team:

You have -
• Experience with end-user insight tools and measuring video performance at scale
• Knowledge of streaming services and related vendors (ie. CDN's, Encoding Hardware, DRM, etc.)
• Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and detail-oriented
• Strong technical skills - a problem solver with a passion for developing solutions and processes to address complex problems
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Experience with RESTful APIs
• Intermediate Python (or similar language) skill set
• BS degree and/or equivalent experience

You might also have -
• Understanding of broadcast signal chains
• Agile / Scrum Certified
• Experience working with the Platform MPX, Conviva, Thousand Eyes, Elasticsearch, NewRelic or similar toolsets

Company Profile
CBS Interactive

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of ViacomCBS as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry.

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