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EURO 2020 Transmission Specialist

Location Nyon, Schweiz
Posted 23.07.2018
Closes 17.08.2018
Sector Verbände & LOKs
Function Veranstaltung & laufender Betrieb
Contract Type Festeinstellung
Hours Vollzeit
Salary Wettbewerbsfähig

Job Description

Job information:

Division / Unit: Marketing / Media Rights & Production Services
Contract type: Fixed Term
Start date: 01.10.2018
End date: 31.07.2020
Location: Nyon

In 2020, the UEFA EURO will celebrate its 60th anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, the tournament will be played across 12 different European cities - bringing the EURO closer to the fans and celebrating the best of European football and culture. To make this all possible, we need fantastic, dedicated people in every area - that's why we're recruiting a Transmission Specialist.


- Managing operations and coordination teams, and delivering operational services at EURO 2020;
- Planning and running a venue-based fibre network system for broadcast signal flows;
- Designing a contribution and distribution satellite network;
- Preparing requests for proposals (RFP) for satellite and transmission services;
- Selecting the satellite service provider;
- Monitoring providers of the different services;
- Compiling the VANDA budget;
- Preparing detailed documentation and drawings.


Experience required:
- more than 7 years / satellite planning and operations
- from 4 to 6 years / transmission systems, including fibre networks
- from 4 to 6 years / IT applications in a broadcast environment

- Bachelor's in telecommunications engineering

- English / Proficient

Additional requirements:
- MS Excel / Proficient
- Project Management / Intermediate
- - Strong sense of responsibility and ownership
- Excellent people management skills
- Familiar with broadcast formats and systems
- Familiar with satellite systems and procedures
- Familiar with contribution and distribution networks
- Knowledge of business applications and end user applications (web, mobile, IPTV streaming, etc.)