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Transmission Operator - NBC Sports

Stamford, CT
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Transmission Operator - NBC Sports

Jobid 23768-388698

Location: Stamford, CT, 06912, USA

Description **Job Number** 37425BR

**Job Title** Transmission Operator - NBC Sports

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Olympics, Remotes and Operations

**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. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** Connecticut

**City** Stamford



PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 24 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

+ Responsible for transmission coordination and check-in for various sporting events based off companywide scheduling system

+ Monitors and troubleshoots on-air video and audio signals, satellite transmissions and multiplexed signals for multiple broadcast streams.

+ Interfaces with the Operations and Production departments to ensure all their transmission and routing needs are being met.

+ Interacts with transmission carriers to resolve issues, escalations, maintenance, and overall performance.

+ Assist in establishing standard operation procedures for all transmission technologies activities which include: audio/video and communications check-in and QC process for remotes, outgoing transmission activity, and ingest.

+ Provides quality control and support to all departments in need of feeds assistance.

+ Partner with engineering to troubleshoot potential problems.

+ Assist in equipment testing and configuration as needed.


Basic Qualifications

+ Minimum one (1) years broadcast / operations experience.

+ Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

+ 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.

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics

+ Basic knowledge a plus for fiber optic and coax transport, MPEG 2 and 4 encoding and decoding, ASI, Dolby-E, frame syncs, matrix based communications systems, and plant routing systems.

+ Ability to comprehend signal flow documents (CAD) as well as systems level troubleshooting.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.


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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.

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