Media Operator

Media Operator United Kingdom

Full Time United Kingdom 10.56 - 12.04 GBP Today
Job description

We believe in better. And we make it happen.
Better content. Better products. And better careers.
Working in Tech, Product or Data at Sky is about building the next and the new. From broadband to broadcast, streaming to mobile, SkyQ to Sky Glass, we never stand still. We optimise and innovate.
We turn big ideas into the products, content and services millions of people love.
And we do it all right here at Sky.
What you'll do
This role involves overnight and early morning work, so if successful, you will need to be adaptable to shift working.
  • As part of a team be responsible for processing and quality checking over 100,000 videos and files for Sky Sports News
  • Work directly with client Sky Sports News but also building a close working relationship with other Content handling departments, including Sky Sports News Ingest
  • Work on special news events such as Transfer Deadline Day and be responsible for delivering the extra workloads on tight schedules
What you'll bring
  • A demonstrable ability to work in a fast paced and high-pressured TX Critical role
  • An aptitude for learning and a motivation for continuous development as a multi skilled operator
  • Excellent organisation skills & clear/effective communication skills
  • An ability to take responsibility for certain areas of work and be proactive with problem solving
  • A solid understanding of and interest in Sports and current affairs
  • Experience of working in a broadcast environment is desirable as is an understanding of broadcast systems and production processes
Team overview
We are looking for a Media Operator to join the Sky Sports News Ingest team based in Sky Studios in West London. As a Media Operator you’ll be the central point for all incoming files and video feeds for Sky Sports News. Acting as a liaison with production teams, ingest will manage all media coming into the studio and have a direct contribution as to what goes out on air.
Content technology and innovation
Our Content Technology and Innovation team delivers high-quality content to homes, customer devices, businesses and commercial partners across our European markets. With over 2500 colleagues from around the world, we combine our strategic insights, engineering know-how and operational excellence to use the most innovative technologies to create and distribute our award-winning content!
The rewards
There's one thing people can't stop talking about when it comes to #LifeAtSky: the perks. Here’s a taster:
  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • The magic of Sky Glass at an exclusive rate
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband
  • A wide range of Sky VIP rewards and experiences
Inclusion & how you'll work
Recognised by The Times and Stonewall, we take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion. Investing in society, fighting racial injustice and setting ambitious targets for representation at Sky.
We’ve embraced hybrid working and split our time between unique office spaces and the convenience of working from home. You’ll find out more about what hybrid working looks like for your role later on in the recruitment process.
Your office space
Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway and South Ealing tube stations. There are also plenty of bike shelters and showers.
On campus, you’ll find 13 subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed, and even get pampered at our beauty salon.
We'd love to hear from you
Inventive, forward-thinking minds come together to work in Tech, Product and Data at Sky. It’s a place where you can explore what if, how far, and what next.
But better doesn’t stop at what we do, it’s how we do it, too. We embrace each other’s differences. We support our community and contribute to a sustainable future for our business and the planet.
If you believe in better, we’ll back you all the way.
Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

Media Operator
Isleworth, United Kingdom
Dana Strong
$10+ billion (USD)
10000+ Employees
Company - Public
Broadcast Media