Manager of Digital Video Distribution

Fox news is looking for an enthusiastic, solution oriented, team player to join us as the Manager of  Digital Video Distribution.  We are seeking a creative candidate who is passionate about working on cutting edge technologies.  As the Manager of Digital Video Distribution  you will be responsible for leading a team of freelancers to curate the Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network lineups for on-demand viewing in a fast paced and dynamic breaking news environment. 

Responsibilities

-         Ensure all the shows on the schedule are captured, edited and published 

-         Management of staff and freelance employees

-         Interface with the Fox News Digital development team on all aspects of the video offering, from placement, to ad insertion  and viewer experience across all devices, as well as browser based viewing

-         Partner with the internal engineering on automated processes and affiliate sales on delivering content to new and existing partners

-         Manage all video workflow (publishing, incoming and outgoing media)

-         Build freelance and backfill resources for producers, editors, shooters and other support

-         Manage relationships with video distribution partners

-         Grow audience for on-site video views

Requirements

-         3+ years of experience in both live and on-demand video encoding

-         BA or BS degree

-         Experience in digital content production, news or video producing, including experience managing a team

-         In-depth understanding of breaking news and the urgency to create content quickly

-         Experience creating and developing mid-to-longform series

-         Strong knowledge of video transcoding and publishing workflows

-         Proficiency with the following products is a plus: Adobe Premiere, Telestream, Brightcove, Akamai, AWS Elemental

-         Flexibility to work in a 24/7 news environment

-         Please note this is a 3pm-11pm shift