Job Details: Ingest Operator

Ingest Operator

Job Specification

Job Title: Ingest Operator
Ref: 5048
Location: Europe: London, UK
Salary: £25k – £28k per annum
Sector: Operations & Production
Type: Permanent

Job Details

A leading broadcast services company currently has a really exciting opportunity available for an Ingest Operator to join its London based team on a permanent basis. In this role you will be responsible for ingesting and encoding all media assets, on time and to the highest of standards, ensuring they are available for the current schedules and prepped for the following shift.

As an Ingest Operator you will also be required to ensure that all video on demand (VoD) content is packaged, encoded, encrypted and checked for technical integrity, assisting senior members of staff in day-to-day operational matters, which can include: technical changes, engineering works, equipment failures and replacements.  You will also be actively involved with first line fault diagnosis and have the responsibility to deploy redundant systems when failures occur, escalating issues when required.

To be considered for this role, it is essential that candidates have previously worked within broadcast as an Ingest Operator with experience in the QC of media assets. You must have a good understanding of broadcast operational workflows and be able to demonstrate examples of working under pressure and your ability to prioritise and coordinate. Additional experience of handling multiple audio language files, subtitles and packaging assets for VoD would be highly desirable.

You should also have a flexible approach to working hours as this is a shift based role and will include working nights and weekends.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an industry leading organisation and work within a great London location.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to succeed in this role, and are eligible to work in the UK, then please apply now.

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