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Streaming Media Lead - Media Operations

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 803789BR Location Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands Business Disney Streaming Services Date posted Jun. 01, 2021

Job Summary:

Disney Streaming is on the search for a Streaming Media Lead to join our Media Operations team in Amsterdam!

The Media Operations Department at Disney Streaming consists of agile and responsive teams of technicians that perform the daily processes and procedures of our live and on-demand streaming video products. The team’s responsibilities consist of round-the-clock support for our products, ensuring proper functionality across all platforms.


What you’ll do:

A Streaming Media Lead is a key member of the daily operations team responsible for delivering high profile direct-to-consumer products to market. By possessing advanced workflow knowledge and operational experience, this Lead has exceptional and specialized expertise in analytical methods or operational processes.

In addition, responsibilities will include collection and organization of data files that drive platforms during optimal and service-outage incidents, and perform client devices and product support as needed, which may include holidays, nights and weekends.

Responsibilities:

  • Follow operational procedures and raise awareness of issues in workflows when they arise
  • Use best practices and knowledge of internal and external business issues to improve products or services
  • Execute defined processes to validate the quality and availability of live content streams
  • Serve as a shift leader
  • Implement guidance in regards to technology improvement and daily operations
  • Serve as an Incident Manager during service outages
  • Generate procedure documentation
  • Provide operational efficiency feedback to leadership
  • Record steps to troubleshoot workflows when issues arise

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in a technical field directly related to delivery of video on the web
  • In-depth knowledge of live/on-demand streaming
  • Broad skills in data synthesis and data processes
  • Working knowledge of various platforms for streaming media playback (eg: AppleTV, Roku, iOS, Android)
  • Comfortable implementing guidance in regard to data and technology improvement information
  • Ability to construct workflow requirements and ensure that team members understand documentation and troubleshooting procedures.
  • General knowledge of sports rules and regulations is a plus as we oversee many live sports events


About Disney Streaming Services:

Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ premium sports streaming service; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and BAMTECH Media, a global leader in direct-to-consumer video streaming products and solutions. Our core mission is to deliver global audiences the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location. We serve consumers by bringing the world’s most beloved characters, timeless stories, legendary athletes, and epic sporting events to global audiences through best-in-class direct-to-consumer video services. We strive daily to imaginatively challenge convention with innovative technology that gives consumers the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with The Capitals B.V., which is part of a business segment we call Disney Streaming Services.

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