DISH is a Fortune 250 company with more than $13 billion in
annual revenue that continues to redefine the communications
industry. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge
the status quo, including reinventing ourselves. We disrupted the
pay-TV industry in the mid-90s with the launch of the DISH
satellite TV service, taking on some of the largest U.S.
corporations in the process, and grew to be the fourth-largest
pay-TV provider. We are doing it again with the first live,
internet-delivered TV service - Sling TV - that bucks traditional
pay-TV norms and gives consumers a truly new way to access and
Now we have our sights set on upending the wireless industry and
unseating the entrenched incumbent carriers.
We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to
win - it's in our DNA. We're looking for people with boundless
energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join
our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.
Opportunity is here. We are DISH.
Dish's Digital Broadcast Centers provide advanced online video
delivery and satellite video delivery for broadcasters and pay-TV
operators across North America. Through our network of uplink
centers, these world-class facilities are also home to DISH's 24/7
traffic, technical operations, and satellite access centers. This
team is comprised of experienced professionals dedicated to
providing customers with an unparalleled level of service
delivering content and programming to over 16 million subscribers
The Broadcast Operations Technician II operates systems and
performs technical quality control checks on all selected media
within the Master Control environment. A Technician II is part of a
team that will monitor, troubleshoot and resolve issues associated
with the collection and retransmission of signals in Standard &
High Definition. This individual would manage live events as well
as server playback of recorded material. The successful candidate
will be able to rapidly adapt to changing technology while
providing the highest quality of signal to our customers.
Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:
- Responsible for coordinating live event programming.
- Troubleshoots issues involving signal path, PPV media,
programming, and paperwork discrepancies.
- Ingest, encode, transcode and perform technical quality checks
on a variety of media.
- Ensures effective communication and service between Master
Control and internal and external customers including signal
providers and corporate departments.
- Reports, reviews, and determines the impact of outages and
recommends or performs preventative and/or corrective actions.
- Is both proactive and reactive to programming
- Prepares discrepancy reports detailing the specifics of
- Maintains Traffic logs and inputs data into established
- Ensures that discrepancies are properly escalated and
- Participates in the development and improvement of training
- Shift work is required.
A successful Broadcast Operations Tech II will have the
- Associates degree or two years of experience/training in
related field or, equivalent combination of education and
- Ability to read, analyze, and interpret business periodicals
and technical procedures.
- Ability to write reports, communicate vital information, and
respond to questions from managers and customers.
- Ability to solve practical problems and multitask.
- Ability to communicate effectively via e-mail, telephone, or
Prior audio and video or electronics experience desired.
- Relocation assistance may be provided for the right
Compensation: $18.00/Hr. - $20.00/Hr.
From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check
out our benefits on our careers website.
Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a
pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.