The Walt Disney Company Recurring-Remote Graphics Interface Coordinator in Bristol, Connecticut
The Graphics Interface Coordinator is responsible for creation and execution of the on air scoreboard graphic during games on any of the various ESPN platforms. This position provides the viewer with live game information including but not limited to, score, time, penalties, team/player stats or bios and any other pertinent game information in an accurate yet timely manner. This requires the ability to be able to react quickly to game action as well as follow along with the Production crew to help show the story lines of the game. This role is remote-based without a corporate office location. Graphics Interface Coordinators will be asked to travel based on the sport needs and locations as well as commonly work holidays and weekends.
This is a recurring position.
The ability to assemble and network multiple computer scoring systems
Enter scoring data quickly and accurately. This may also include showing a wide range of statistical, team or game reset information as dictated by the game action and production team.
Work closely with Associate Producer on building interfaced graphics
Troubleshoot system problems and provide quick diagnosis and resolution
Connecting to the in-house scoreboard for clock data when applicable
Send Emerging Technologies team detailed post game reports Updating Wiki site with stadium scoreboard connection and location information
Basic Qualifications :
Sports knowledge, including rules of the game and historical information
Careful attention to detail in striving for 100 percent accuracy
Good oral and written communication skills with the ability to react quickly to change
Possess a strong computer background with ability to network and trouble shoot
The ability to expertly communicate and work within a team atmosphere.
Self-motivated individual who strives to constantly improve processes with new or more efficient uses of technology
Provide technical maintenance for assigned systems and system components
Provide support for fellow on-site event operators
Ability to troubleshoot
Reacts well to stress and pressure in a live production environmentAbility to work weekends, nights and holidays, and travel, when required
Preferred Qualifications :
- Has played and or coached sports in the past
Required Education :
- High School Diploma or Equivalent
Preferred Education :
- Bachelor's Degree
Additional Information :
There is no relocation assistance for this position
This position will allow flexibility to work in remote U.S. / lower 48 state locations and not exclusive to Bristol, CT.
Job ID: 555316BR
Job Posting Company: Media Networks