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Transmission Administrator

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10010408 Location The Woodlands, Texas, United States Business Fox Networks Group Date posted Feb. 07, 2020

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Woodlands Network Center / Disney-DTCI in The Woodlands, TX is seeking a Transmissions Administrator to join their team. The position is responsible for acquiring transmission facilities via satellite, fiber optic, Private Line Network (PLN), etc. for the various networks doing business with the FOX Networks Engineering and Operations Center. Duties include creating transmission sheets and feeds; updating the facility scheduling databases; informing appropriate departments of same-day schedule changes; and confirming service orders to ensure broadcast quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitates the acquisition or creation of program feeds and remote transmissions, as requested by regional network clients and management
  • Creates, updates and maintains the transmission information in the facility’s ScheduALL applications
  • Enters and updates feed information in each program as needed - calls various departments to inform them of same day changes to the schedule
  • Interacts with regional sports network personnel to check on services
  • Re-confirms service orders prior to the day of air to ensure broadcast quality

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Radio/TV preferred
  • Basic knowledge of sports and cable television
  • 1-2 years’ experience working in a television broadcast operations environment is preferred
  • Ability to multitask, coordinate projects, meet deadlines and make quick decisions while managing a high volume of work
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong anticipation and troubleshooting skills with ability to compile, calculate and report data for tracking purposes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, bilingual Spanish is preferred
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new circumstances in different environments
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft products including, Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, and SharePoint
  • Intermediate to advanced math skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours - schedule changes every two months
  • Must have the ability to work overtime as requested

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

About Fox Networks Group:

Fox Networks Group (FNG) is a primary operating unit of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA). FNG consists of FOX Television Group, which includes FOX Broadcasting Company and 20th Century Fox Television; FOX Cable Networks, which includes FX Networks; FOX Sports Media Group, and National Geographic Partners. Together these units create, program and distribute on a worldwide basis much of America’s most popular entertainment, sports and nonfiction programming.

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 Woodlands Enterprises, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Fox Networks Group.

The Woodlands Enterprises, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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