Supervisor, Technical Directors

38318

Stamford, CT, US, 06902

Production
Stamford
Full-Time
On-Site

CBS Sports Digital -- a portfolio of premium digital sports media properties including CBSSports.com, CBS Sports HQ, 247Sports, MaxPreps and SportsLine -- is consistenly ranked a top-three sports property, reaching more than 70M sports fans monthly across desktop, mobile, and connected TV devices. Our team is a divers and agile group that effectively collaborates with the business to shape our department.

 

Overview & Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of broadcast operations and production activities and previous management experience. As the Technical Operations Supervisor, you will work closely with directors and producers in planning newscasts and overseeing the crew for Golazo! Network. Your role will involve owning the technical operations crew and ensuring smooth operations.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Direct a team of TDs, A1s, Replay operators, Graphics operators, and Camera operators for Golazo! Network.
  • Coordinate schedules for all technical staff of your respective fast channel.
  • Interview and hire new candidates for all technical operations positions.
  • Arrange freelance crew for any additional events on Golazo! Network and Paramount+ in the Stamford facility.
  • Coordinate with other managers to accurately crew multiple entities such as CBS Sports Network and Paramount+.
  • Train new team members on equipment and daily operations.
  • Maintain a base knowledge of current equipment in the facility, including switchers, audio boards, Chyron, Dreamcatcher, cameras, etc.
  • Work closely with various Paramount Global entities to connect guests and analysts.
  • Be ready to act quickly as breaking news can happen at any time throughout each shift.
  • Work closely with various CBS Sports Broadcasts to create compelling content for customers on CBS Sports Digital platforms!

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of "hands-on" experience in the control room of television newscasts.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
  • Availability to work all shifts, including weekends, overnights, and holidays, as schedule will rotate.
  • Experience with ELC OPERATIONS – calling and cutting News Broadcasts, Camera Robotics, Audio Consoles, Playout Servers, and Graphics Playback.
  • Extensive knowledge of video switchers, graphics systems, server playout systems, audio consoles, and robotic camera systems.
  • Previous management experience (preferred).
  • Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Communications or equivalent (preferred).
  • Experience with Ross products, including switchers, Inception, and Xpression preferred.

 

CBS Sports, a year-round leader in cross-platform sports coverage, broadcasts a portfolio of events on the CBS Television Network, including THE NFL ON CBS; college football, including the SEC ON CBS; college basketball, including the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship; golf, including The Masters®, PGA Championship and PGA TOUR; soccer, including the UEFA Champions League and NWSL; and CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR. 

In addition, the division includes CBS SPORTS NETWORK, the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports which televises live sports programming throughout the year, including college football and basketball games, UEFA Champions League and Europa League action, Italy's Serie A matches, Concacaf national team competitions, as well as a full slate of original programming and studio coverage. 

CBS Sports also delivers an extensive lineup of global soccer coverage on Paramount+, including every UEFA club competition match, all Serie A matches as well as Concacaf national team competitions, and produces INSIDE THE NFL for Paramount+. CBS Sports Digital's multi-platform offerings include CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices; the 24/7 streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ; 247Sports; MaxPreps; CBS Sports fantasy games; and SportsLine.

 

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 

 

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. 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. 

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.paramount.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to paramountaccommodations@paramount.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 


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