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„Always Playout, never outplayed. Be part of the biggest sports playground in live broadcasting.“ – Marcel Morast, Head of Playout Services
Please be advised: Due to our international corporate culture, we publish all our job advertisements in English. Nevertheless a significant part of this job will be in German.
We're looking for you to join the Playout & Run Dowm Services Team for full or part time job
What you’ll do
As a Playout Operator (m/f/d) you`re responsible for the live broadcasting of the Sky Sport portfolio and provide first level support in case of an emergency.
When it comes to operating broadcast automation, routers, audio and video mixing consoles, measuring devices and intercom systems, no one can beat you
You take over the operation of the broadcast automation and server systems independently and on your own responsibility and take care of the content and technical aspects of the transmissions
You ensure and control the broadcast quality and the schedule in a live and non-live environment
During the broadcasting of various live sports broadcasts, you¿ll be fully responsible for the production environment, including routing and measuring signals, audio mixing, communicating with the responsible trades, adding special advertisements and broadcast graphics
In the event of technical failures, you keep a cool head in order to maintain or restore broadcasting operations in a short-term and targeted manner
You detail and report any failures and malfunctions for a subsequent error analysis
In addition to independently checking compliance with advertising guidelines, you take care of communication or required independent correction to avoid transgressions
Your day-to-day work consists of checking graphical inserts entered by the editors and, if necessary, making corrections, as well as supervising projects on your own responsibility, taking into account editorial and technical standards.
Even the trimming of contributions cannot dampen your motivation, as you already have experience with common content management systems
You understand the requirements of program planning, broadcast planning and advertising planning and can translate these into a smooth broadcasting process
What you’ll bring
You¿ve completed vocational training or a degree in the relevant field of activity
You¿ll bring experience in working with IP technology and audio/video solutions
You¿ve very good expertise in TV in-house production, especially in the environments of playout and broadcast management, thanks to your conception and design experience for live TV broadcasts and TV production facilities
A high affinity to Sky as a product and the associated live handling of sports productions distinguishes you
You¿re very reliable, have a structured way of working and a high degree of personal responsibility
You¿re able to work under pressure and are a strong team player
Clear and solution-oriented communication is one of your strengths
You like to work in shifts incl. weekends and holidays
Your very good German and good English skills round off your profile
At Sky, we'll give you our full support, so you'll be all set to achieve your best. Our range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
Free Sky – watch all our content for free
30 days of vacation + Holiday Buy
Subsidized Deutschland Ticket
Company pension scheme
Corporate Benefits platform
Gympass- corporate wellbeing program
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is important to us to provide a fair and equal workplace for everyone. We strongly believe that a culture of diversity allows us to grow together and encourages creativity and innovation. Therefore, we will consider all qualified applications – regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you. We're also happy to accept your application in German. To find out more about working with us, search #WirbeiSky or #LifeatSky on social media.
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