Disney ABC Television Group Live Stream Operator (Project Hire) in New York, New York

ABC News Digital has an opening for a Live Stream Operator. In this role, the Candidate will be responsible for curating and publishing live events for our 24/7 live stream operation and social media accounts, flagging important live moments to our editorial team and live-switching our linear live channel, ABC News Live using a TriCaster production switcher. Editorial and technical/operational skills are necessary.

This is a project position and is anticipated to last one year.

Responsibilities :

  • Curating and Publishing Live Events via Web Publishing tools while working in a “Live On Air” environment

  • Directing our linear live channel, ABC News Live, using production switchers

  • Ability to write quickly and accurately in high pressure situations

  • Researching and creating a lineup of future live events

  • Scheduling taped content for ABC News Live

  • Monitoring Audio/Video/Editorial Quality Control

Basic Qualifications :

  • Must be able to work in a high intensity, fast paced newsroom/control room environment

  • Candidate should be capable of prioritizing and handling multiple events at the same time with the same level of urgency

  • The role requires both technical and editorial skills and candidates are expected to have a familiarity with current news events

  • Strong communication and organizational skills are a must as this person will need to coordinate between various departments within ABC News

  • Flexible hours, including flexibility with working early mornings, late nights and weekends.

Job ID: 571796BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks