Job title: Transmission Controller- Northern Ireland
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Operations & Production
Skills: Transmission TX Broadcast Operations Live Sports Playout
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Northern Ireland
Job published: 29/03/2021
Job ID: 37563

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity available for a Transmission Controller to join a leading digital sports content provider on a permanent basis, based in Northern Ireland.

As Transmission Controller, you will be responsible for managing the playout transmission and monitoring of live events, ensuring playlists are updated and logs maintained. Your duties will also include first level operational support maintenance and managing communications between global production facilities. 

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate experience of working as a Transmission Controller within a broadcast environment with working knowledge of broadcast automation systems. Any experience of working in sports with knowledge of encoding or streaming technologies would also be highly advantageous.
Those with a recent Broadcast Media Technology related degree or equivalent will also be considered! 
This is a shift-based role working within a 24/7 operation, therefore candidates must be flexible and willing to work nights and weekends.
It is also important that you have exceptional attention to detail and are self-motivated, with the ability to work calmly under pressure within a busy live broadcast environment. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an international leader in digital sports content delivery at the forefront of cutting-edge technology. 

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be successful in this role, please apply with a copy of your CV in Word now. 

Please note, our client is unable to provide visa / work permit sponsorship, so please only apply if you have have eligibility to live and work in the UK without restriction.