Webcast Producer

Las Vegas, NV



Job Description
  • Produce live online broadcast events from iStreamPlanet’s Broadcast Operations Center (BOC) in Las Vegas, including:
    • Signal acquisition utilizing multiple steerable Ku-/C-band antennas, multiple fixed Ku-band antennas, as well as various ASI fiber and DTM equipment.
    • Configuration of digital and analog satellite receivers.
    • Playout of content from multiple tape decks, DDRs, etc.
    • Setup and management of streaming media encoders.
    • Coordination of connectivity requirements with I.T. department.
    • Management of space segment and fiber bookings.
    • Liaising with customers on a remote basis.
  • Occasionally, produce live webcast events at various locations around the country (International travel also may be required), including:
    • Setup of multi-camera production flypacks and encoding hardware.
    • Establishment of proper Internet connectivity.
    • Direct critical interaction with customers.
    • General broadcast direction.
  • Participate in the scheduling of all satellite/fiber events using company-wide scheduling system.
  • Assist in the maintenance of all BOC equipment.
  • Assist Production Coordinators with the preparation of event documentation.
  • Participate as a team member in presentations to senior management.
Qualifications
  • BA/BS or equivalent.
  • Min. 3 years experience with Ku-band downlink, including systems maintenance.
  • Extensive experience with the production of live webcasts, live television, or live events; including client interaction.
  • Strong Internet proficiency, especially with the technologies involved in streaming media.
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies.
  • Outstanding project coordination, organization and time management skills including the ability to work on multiple projects under demanding time constraints.
  • Excellent teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work with all levels inside the company.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong PC hardware and software skills:
    • REQUIRED:  Cisco AnyRes (formerly Inlet Spinnaker), Elemental Live, MS Office, Expression Encoder
    • HELPFUL:  Miranda iControl, Evertz VistaLink, Adobe Premiere Pro, MS Sharepoint
  • U.S. citizenship or valid work visa.
  • Passport eligibility.
  • No criminal record.
About the Company

iStreamPlanet is a multi-platform managed broadcast solutions provider committed to bringing high quality video experiences to connected audiences around the world. With over a decade of managed broadcast experience iStreamPlanet has built a comprehensive offering of video workflow and content management products and services. iStreamPlanet’s innovative approach has been chosen by the world’s leading sports, entertainment and technology brands including NBC, Turner Broadcasting, AMC Networks, the US Olympics Committee, AT&T, Pac 12 and more.

Contact
Mark East

858-344-5202