Webcast Project Manager/Developer

Milwaukee, WI

Job Description



  • Deliver high levels of customer service

  • Manage and execute webcasts

  • Managing all elements of a webcast project including related third parties, e.g. CDN services, clients IT teams, international broadband providers, technical support staff for our hardware

  • Work closely with our internal Programming, Event and Video teams and global counterparts to ensure a high quality product

  • Maintain product knowledge and keep up to date with changes

  • Undertake any ad hoc duties/projects as requested


    List of main relationships for this role (External/Internal):

  • Internal – All internal departments

  • External – All existing/future clients and vendors (globally)


Desired Skills and Experience:


  • Excellent project management and organizational skills - including the ability to work on multiple projects under strict deadlines

  • Understanding of audio and video codecs and standards such as: H.264, Flash, HLS, Silverlight, Azure, MP4, WMA, AAC, Dolby, ProRes, QT, JPEG2000, MPEG2, etc.

  • Knowledge of Networking (Firewalls, Proxy, IP routing, Etc.) (Must)

  • Good Knowledge of MS operative System, i.e. Windows 7 & 8 (Must)

  • Knowledge of iOS and app development (desirable)

  • Working knowledge of HTML, FTP, CSS, XML, PHP(desirable but not a must)

  • Working knowledge of ActionScript 2 and 3 (desirable)

  • Adobe Creative Suite (Not A must)  (Premiere and Flash in particular)

  • MS Office (Excel, Word, PPT, and Outlook are a Must)

  • Knowledge of video encoding/transcoding engines such as Digital Rapids, MediaSite, VBrick, Haivision, Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder, etc (desirable but not a must)

  • Knowledge/Experience of Live Streaming / On-Demand Streaming(desirable but not a must)

Audio Visual production desirable (Not a must)


 Personal Profile


  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to work effectively and remain calm under pressure

  • Ability to quickly find a solution for a specific technical issue

  • Professional and confident telephone manner

  • Technically minded

  • Strong team player

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Positive attitude

  • Self motivator

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly

About the Company

Global Live Cast is a division of Logan Productions, Inc. specializing in producing live and on demand multi-lingual web broadcasts.

Beth Logan