Freelance Playout Director
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Leeds, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
  • Execute scheduled live events to ensure exact content is broadcast at the correct time
  • Monitor and quality control all signals in and out of transmission
  • Load, prepare and transmit playout schedules
  • Ensure all scheduled media is available for playout each day and communication with the relevant channels if anything is missing/incorrect (e.g. graphics or production)
  • Provide support of all Transmission services and equipment
  • Pre-empt all possible faults and a resolution plan ready to minimise 'on-air' impact
  • Commercial experience working in transmission with knowledge of file based media preparation
  • Experience working in a live sports environment
  • Operational and technical experience with broadcast automation systems
  • A good understanding of IP protocols and familiar with the technologies and processes of delivering IP content
  • Familiarity with file delivery workflows
  • Awareness of broadcast rules and regulations and compliance requirements
  • Experience with the Morpheus automation system, UX or the hard client
  • Languages - Spanish, Italian
  • Experience working in a global organisation

1,001-5,000 employees

Live sports streaming service
Company Overview
DAZN's mission is to connect fans to the sports they love, their way. It’s that simple. DAZN is the leading global sports streaming service and it is fast becoming an indispensable part of sports fans’ lives as the world’s leading sport destination.
Company Core Values
  • Ambitious - everyone here wants to make a big impact at a personal, company and customer level.
  • Inventive - pushing boundaries, never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers.
  • Passionate - this means showing commitment and pride in what we do every day.
  • Brave - you need to get stuck in. Bring initiative but don’t be afraid of asking for help.
  • Supportive - we look out for each other and strive for inclusion and diversity in all we do.