Satellite Operator – Rogers

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch 30 million of Canadians every month!

Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace. We’re also dedicated to giving back by using our media megaphone to help Canadians who need it most. Our team is All IN on diversity and inclusion – find out more at

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Are you up for the challenge and the fun? If so, consider the following opportunity!

We’re looking for a Part Time Satellite Operator within Sportsnet Operations to manage and support live sports acquisition and distribution across all media platforms.

What you will do:

Be part of a team that oversees Rogers largest sports and media distribution hub in Canada.
Carry out technical lineups from remote production sites globally.
Ensure the necessary equipment is available and assigned for broadcast service acquisitions over satellite and fibre.
Provide 24/7 support for BDUs, international distributors and streaming platforms.
Liaise with Master Control, Production and programming department for planning.
Troubleshoot on-air issues and provide detailed discrepancy reports.
Assist the engineering team to solve technical problems
Adhere to all broadcast policies & procedures.
What you will bring:

Excellent understanding of studio and remote broadcast production.
Good understanding of distribution paths for live media delivery.
Strong technical knowledge of television broadcast equipment.
Ability to react quickly in a fast-paced broadcast environment.
Familiarity of North American and European sports.
Experience with Arvato MAM systems.
Here’s what you can expect in return:
A competitive salary
A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
A team that trusts and wants to win together
Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how”

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Schedule: Part time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & TV Operations
Requisition ID: 215243

Posting Notes: Media

Job Segment: Engineer, Network, Telecom, Telecommunications, Engineering, Technology, Part Time

Other Location(s): Toronto, ON, CA

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