General Information

Job title: FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Streaming Operator

Dates: 2 positions from 06/11/22 to 11/12/22

Contract type: CDD

Location: Doha, Qatar

Project Details

Host Broadcast Services (HBS) is the official Host Broadcaster of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ to be held in Qatar from November 21st to December 18th, 2022. As host broadcaster, it is HBS’ role to produce all the images and sounds of all 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup™. This production is then distributed to the various media companies around the world who have bought the rights to this event. Once distributed, these global television, radio and other media companies broadcast HBS’ pictures to the millions of people around the world who cannot be present in Qatar.

Profile

HBS is looking for people who enjoy working in a fast-paced international environment, are highly customer service oriented, team players, quick learners, and have a strong sense of responsibility. In addition, a hands-on approach, flexibility, and the ability to work under pressure are required.

Main Responsibilities

  • Autonomous operation of the live streaming and recording solutions for the multilateral and unilateral FWC2022 live streams for media right licenseesand FIFA Films
    • Operation of the live encoder solutions
    • Operation of the recording solution
    • Producing multiple match recordings
    • Uploading the match recordings to cloud-based storage after the last match of the day
    • Monitoring the production
    • Troubleshooting the system components
    • First level support for the production
    • Daily reporting

Position Relevant Skills & Experience

Technical skills and knowledge

  • General understanding of live streaming, broadcast productions and digital media
  • Safe operation of new user interfaces
  • Conscientious compliance with production processes
  • Confident operation of computer systems

Soft skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in busy environments and under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Ability to learn new things quickly
  • Willing to work shifts
  • Fluent English (spoken and written)

Experience

  • Previous experience in a ‘live’ broadcast environment desired but not essential

What do we offer?

You will benefit from a good package and a fun and fast-moving environment working on the best and most dynamic sports projects.

More excitingly, you will be part of one of the most prestigious digital sports projects.

How to Apply

  • Please send your resume by email to Nathalie Bertrix in the HBS HR Department: nbertrix@hbs.tv.

Please Note: This Job Description is a true reflection of the expected responsibilities for this position at the time of writing, but it is not an exclusive list of the tasks to be undertaken as they may evolve over time. HBS staff needs to have a willingness to undertake other tasks than those listed in this Job Description as required (potentially on other projects).