Transmission Controller - European Playout Centre

Recruiter
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Location
Chalfont St Peter
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Transmission Controller – European Playout Centre

A key playout monitoring and diagnostic role with our company, global leader in Communications Infrastructure.

Full time

Permanent

Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

£27-32,000pa + 20% shift allowance, bonus & comprehensive benefits

A key playout monitoring and diagnostic role with our company, global leader in Communications Infrastructure.

As a Transmission Controller based in our European Playout Centre and reporting to your Shift Leader, you’ll be responsible for monitoring the playout of multiple TV channels for our customers and the first line diagnosis and resolution of any problems. Ensuring continuity of service in the playout area's Multi-bay environment and monitoring the automated transmission system, manually intervening if necessary. Liaising closely with the library and Ingest areas to ensure channel content arrives in a timely manner, you’ll monitor channel outputs for quality and continuity of service. Other key accountabilities include, but aren’t limited to:
• managing scheduled caching of programme material and preparation of media for TX
• limited editorial control within set client guidelines
• ensuring adherence to OFCOM specifications and guidelines.

You must have proven experience in a similar Transmission Controller/Playout Director role, involving TX automation systems such as ITX or Morpheus, and be familiar with graphics, captioning systems and the operation of broadcast and/or IT equipment. Your in-depth knowledge of the end-to-end process of channel playout and its associated operational procedures complements your general understanding of UNIX/Windows. With excellent interpersonal, organisational and customer communication skills, along with the ability to prioritise your workload, you’re a strong team player who works well under pressure and adheres to strict deadlines and can also offer:
• the desire to expand your technical knowledge
• the willingness to work unsociable hours
• a full, current UK driving licence.

Our vision is to be central to every vital connection in a world which depends on a continuous stream of information. Always. At the forefront of communications infrastructure and media services, we’re the people behind the scenes who make connections happen in the digital world. Our values are about being ingenious, straightforward and collaborative in a clear and simple way to enable us to go that extra mile for our customers.

If this describes you and your career aspirations, to apply for this Transmission Controller role, please click on the APPLY button below.

Your application will be treated with absolute confidentiality.

Package descriptionTransmission Controller – European Playout Centre

A key playout monitoring and diagnostic role with our company, global leader in Communications Infrastructure.

Full time

Permanent

Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

£27-32,000pa + 20% shift allowance, bonus & comprehensive benefits



Skills Required
Transmission controller, European Playout Centre, diagnosis and resolution problems, outputs, quality, time, continuity

Keywords
Transmission controller, European Playout Centre, diagnosis and resolution problems, outputs, quality, time, continuity

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