Master Control & Transmissions Operator (12-Month Contract)
New York, NY
Posted Sep 23, 2022 - Requisition No. 109073
The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. We work hard, and we work fast — while keeping up the creativity and entrepreneurial we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time.
Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is growing its global footprint and reach through new innovations from QuickTake to New Economy.
Bloomberg is looking for a 12-month contract assignment Master Control Room/Transmissions Operator Contractor to work up to 40 hours a week. Ideal candidate is focused, flexible, and proficient in several aspects of broadcast operations within a 24-hour live news environment.
We'll Trust You To:
- Coordinate inbound and outbound transmissions, as well as manage transmissions vendors
- Manage Video/Audio compression codecs, web streaming and transmission technologies
- Check-in remote guests, color correct feeds, and operate audio/video routing systems
- Steer in satellite feeds and optimize signals
- Work in conjunction with our Assignment Desk to tackle news of the day
- Oversee implementation of commercial breaks and logs
- Maintain strong relationships with live show producers
You'll Need To Have:
- A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
- Knowledge of color correcting feeds and QC'ing remote guests
- Knowledge of RTS PAP IFB assignment panel
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Experience with Satellite, Fiber and IP technologies. Live U knowledge is a plus
- Ability to work early AM and overnight hours, as well as the weekend
If This Sounds Like You:
Apply today! We're eager to speak with you.
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