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Master Control Operator

FanDuel

FanDuel

Operations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023

ABOUT FANDUEL GROUP

FanDuel Group is an innovative sports-tech entertainment company that is changing the way consumers engage with their favorite sports, teams, and leagues. The premier mobile gaming destination in the United States, FanDuel Group consists of a portfolio of leading brands across sports betting, iGaming, horse racing, advance-deposit wagering, daily fantasy sports. In addition, FanDuel Group operates FanDuel TV its broadly distributed linear cable television and leading direct-to-consumer OTT platform. FanDuel Group has a presence across all 50 states with approximately 17 million customers and 25 retail locations. The company is based in New York with offices in Los Angeles, Atlanta and Jersey City, as well as in Canada, Scotland, Ireland, Portugal, Romania and Australia. FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, (LON: FLTR) the world's largest sports betting and gaming operator with a portfolio of globally recognized brands.

There are more ways to win, here at FanDuel. We’re willing to bet on it.

THE ROSTER…

At FanDuel Group, we give fans a new and innovative way to interact with their favorite games, sports, and teams. We’re dedicated to building a winning team and we pride ourselves on being able to make every moment mean more, especially when it comes to your career. So, what does “winning” look like at FanDuel? It’s recognition for your hard-earned results, a culture that brings out your best work—and a roster full of talented coworkers. Make no mistake, we are here to win, but we believe in winning right. That means we’ll never compromise when it comes to looking out for our teammates. From creative professionals to cutting-edge technology innovators, FanDuel offers a wide range of career opportunities, best-in-class benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best self. At FanDuel, our principle of “We Are One Team” runs through all our offices across the globe, and you can expect to be a part of an exciting company with many opportunities to grow and be successful.

WHO WE ARE…

FanDuel Group is an innovative sports-tech entertainment company that is changing the way consumers engage with their favorite sports, teams, and leagues. The premier gaming destination in the United States, FanDuel Group consists of a portfolio of leading brands across gaming, sports betting, daily fantasy sports, advance-deposit wagering, and TV/media.

FanDuel Group has a presence across all 50 states with approximately 17 million customers and nearly 30 retail locations. The company is based in New York with offices in California, New Jersey, Florida, Oregon, Georgia, Portugal, Romania and Scotland.

Its network FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ are broadly distributed on linear cable television and through its relationships with leading direct-to-consumer OTT platforms.

FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, the world's largest sports betting and gaming operator with a portfolio of globally recognized brands and a constituent of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange.

THE POSITION:
Our roster has an opening with your name on it

Master Control Operator performs a variety of tasks related to live, pre-recorded, studio and field production; all in support of multiple 24x7 TV broadcast channels and OTT platforms. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, monitoring and control of the on-air automation system, monitor/troubleshoot TV channels outbound signals broadcast/OTT and recording/playback of material on servers.

THE GAME PLAN:
Everyone on our team has a part to play

  • Simultaneously operate all Master Control equipment for multiple TV channels/productions primarily in a live studio environment
  • Setup and operate different types of video/audio recording and playback devices in a simultaneous, multi-tasking environment
  • Checks and marks daily logs to ensure accuracy and completeness, and distribute to affected areas
  • Load/appends/configures the daily schedule/log provided by Traffic for the automation system
  • Monitors and troubleshoots the automation system for proper event execution
  • Performs manual rolling and switching of designated on-air events
  • Maintains established procedure for logging and creation of timing sheets associated with incoming media
  • Performs ingest procedure for transfer of media material into the air server
  • Ensures all recordings are accomplished per daily schedule
  • Monitors outbound and return TVG/TVG2 program feeds (C-Band & DBS) to ensure quality and continuity of all broadcast and OTT signal parameters
  • Collects and organizes format and transmission information for outside produced programs.
  • Quality checks and adjusts video/audio signal levels for optimum quality
  • Able to complete tasks and projects with strict deadlines
  • Develop, write and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the department.
  • Controls and understands configuration of multi-view equipment, router matrix, and media asset management systems
  • Complete formal paperwork for TOC (Technical Operations Center) and other departments including, but not limited to creating, maintaining, and disseminating daily record schedules, emails, and charts of all feeds and remote based information
  • Verifies and updates daily records, record schedules, and equipment such that the information is accurate
  • Takes direction from control room team for content assignment, content playback or troubleshooting network/OTT feeds during live broadcasts or server based programming
  • Performs ingest procedure for transfer of media material into the air server
  • Create/maintain appropriate logs and labels for removable media
  • Performs other cross training tasks, as assigned, including, but not limited to the following areas; Studio Operator, Master Control operator and, Playback, TOC Operator
  • Performs crash records/dubbing operations, as needed
  • Performs duties on remote broadcasts, as assigned

THE STATS:
What we're looking for in our next teammate

  • Working knowledge of systems/equipment used in functions identified above, including analog/digital/high definition video/audio signals and monitoring equipment
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in broadcast operations at a local TV station, cable/satellite channel or other industry-related environment
  • Ability to travel to remote broadcast sites, as assigned
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. un-assisted of technical and or set gear
  • Ability to work well in a broadcast team environment, including talent, producers and directors, under strict time deadlines
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule consisting of weekends and holidays

PLAYER CONTRACT:
We treat our team right

  • From our many opportunities for professional development to our generous insurance and paid leave policies, we’re committed to making sure our employees get as much out of FanDuel as we ask them to give. Competitive compensation is just the beginning. As part of our team, you can expect:
    An exciting and fun environment committed to driving real growth
  • Opportunities to build really cool products that fans love
  • Mentorship and professional development resources to help you refine your game
  • Flexible vacation allowance to let you refuel
  • Hall of Fame benefit programs and platforms

FanDuel Group is an equal opportunities employer and we believe, as one of our principal states, “We Are One Team!” We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. We believe FanDuel is strongest and best able to compete if all employees feel valued, respected, and included. We want our team to include diverse individuals because diversity of thought, diversity of perspectives, and diversity of experiences leads to better performance. Having a diverse and inclusive workforce is a core value that we believe makes our company stronger and more competitive as One Team!

The applicable hourly range for this position is $25/hr – 34.62/hr, which is dependent on a variety of factors including relevant experience, location, business needs and market demand. This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses and stock program participation.

This role includes flexible time off (including unlimited paid time off for full-time employees) and 13 paid company holidays. FanDuel offers paid sick time in accordance with all applicable state and federal laws.

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