CBS Corporation Manager of Video Operations (Nights and Weekends) in Burbank, California
Manager of Video Operations (Nights and Weekends)
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.
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The Video Operations team is responsible for supporting the video delivery and architecture of VOD and Live content streamed on over 15 platforms. Video Quality Assurance is an extremely important aspect of the team’s success.
CBS Interactive is seeking an experienced Nights and Weekend Operations Manager who is passionate and knowledgeable about digital video to oversee the distribution of video to CBS Interactive websites, apps and distribution partners.
Our mission as a team is to achieve a premium video streaming experience in line with the leaders in the industry. We are looking for a strong leader who can juggle multiple projects at once and maintain a hard line for keeping the product performing at a high level. The ideal candidate must be able to discern priority and focus resources where necessary.
This position requires working nights and weekends.
Responsible for monitoring and testing live streaming across all current and upcoming platforms across our 200+ local live affiliate stations
Manage daily programming and live event schedules across multiple streaming channels.
Troubleshoot streaming and distribution problems, such as issues with feeds, XML, RSS, media management, video encoding or content curation
Assist in managing partner relations and technology integrations for Live TV
Lead event support for sports and other live events.
Integrate new video services into the existing video workflows.
What you bring to the team:
You have -
3 to 5 years of video management or lead experience
Bachelor level degree or equivalent experience
Must be self-motivated, entrepreneurial, detail-oriented and an innovator
Requires strong technical skills - a problem solver with a passion for developing solutions and processes to address complex problems
Experience working with digital video and strong knowledge of video formats, encoding and delivery methods and live video broadcasts - including Flash Video and HTTP Live Streaming
Familiarity with mobile, tablet and OTT device landscape, particularly video playback capabilities
Experience maintaining large scale video/metadata catalogues
You might also have -
Proficient in MS Office, including Excel and PowerPoint
Direct experience working with thePlatform MPX is a plus
Knowledge of captureing and reading logs from Charles log or Wire Shark.
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