Ingest Coordinator, NBC Sports
Job Title Ingest Coordinator, NBC Sports
Location: Stamford, CT, 06912, USA
Description **Job Number** 30509BR
**Job Title** Ingest Coordinator, NBC Sports
**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group
**Sub-Business** NBC Sports, NBCSN, & Olympics
**Posting Category** Technology/Engineering
**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.
Sports & Olympics
NBC Sports is synonymous with superior production that elevates the event, broad promotion, and mutually-beneficial partnerships. Known as America’s Olympic Network, NBC has broadcasted 14 Olympic Games including the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, more than any other network. NBC Olympics is also renowned for its award-winning production including more than 90 Emmy Awards. Its ability to amass large audiences with broad promotion, particularly for the Olympics, has resulted in NBC Sports broadcasting nine of the top 10 most-watched events in U.S. television history, including the 2012 London Olympic Games which stands at No. 1 all time with 217 million viewers. In 2009, NBC Sports won the prestigious Peabody Award for its production of the Beijing Games and was named ‘Best in Sports Television’ at the Sports Business Awards.
**Career Level** Entry-Level
**Country** United States
+ 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
+ Coordinates manual stops for automated recordings
+ Assists with ad hoc crash recordings on inbound program streams
+ Verifies integrity of video/audio recordings
+ reviews and validates ScheduAll metadata on each record
+ Reconciles ScheduAll pre-record schedule against actuals
+ Coordinates dual record stream between MAM & AVID/EVS
+ Minimum one (1) year experience with video/audio check in and ingest or related field
+ Background or knowledge in baseband ingest devices
+ Willing to work long hours, weekends and overnight during peak timesEligibility Requirements
+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
+ Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice to cover live sports productions and system maintenance.
+ Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
+ Must be willing to submit to 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.
+ Ability to work in a fact paced, client facing environment
+ Extremely detail oriented, organized person
+ Preferred experience in a live broadcast environment
+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred
+ Knowledge of ScheduAll, Ingest Control, and Record Control a plus
+ Knowledge of Broadcast workflow preferred
+ Working knowledge of Cyradis a plus
The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile. Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.