CBS

CBS Kansas City, MO, USA
May 23, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Brand Overview: CBS Sports Digital, a division of CBS Interactive, provides premium online and mobile content to the connected sports fan, including live and on-demand video, in-depth analysis, breaking news, and scores and statistics across major pro and college sports through CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports app on iOS, Android, and key connected TV platforms. Role Details: CBS Sports is looking for a talented Product Designer to lead the design across our iOS and Android apps. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the largest US sports media properties (#2 in the overall comScore sports category rankings in 2017) at a formative period of innovation within the company. We are looking for someone who wants to help innovate our products and shape design for millions of sports fans who use the CBS Sports mobile app every month. As a Product Designer, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from high-level product strategy to tweaking pixels right before launch. It's an exciting moment in the business having just launched our first 24/7 live streaming service [1] CBS Sports HQ. You will play a key role in driving distribution/consumption of video, while also developing retention through exciting and innovative data experiences. Sports fans are passionate people. The choices you make will have a tangible impact on enriching their lives. You will report to the Design Director with your team being distributed across Kansas City, Florida and New York. You must be a self-motivator, full of enthusiasm and have a fine eye for detail. Your Day-to-Day: Collaborate and iterate with product and engineering to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges and user needs Rapidly produce multiple solutions, from sketches, wireframes, and user flows to high-fidelity mockups and prototypes, depending on the level of detail needed to present and communicate proposed solutions and interaction flows that will resonate with our target audience. Conduct user tests, research, and experiments to capture and understand real users' motivations, goals, and pain points. Dig into analytics data to monitor current product usage patterns and identify future areas of enhancement Present your work to various stakeholders, explaining your creative process and how your final design aligns with the product goals. Provide specs, Zeplin assets, interactive prototypes and design requirements to developers. Keep up with the latest Android and iOS releases, design trends and mobile innovations to design beautiful user experiences. QA development builds from a design perspective and relay update requests. Key Projects: Own product design and user experience for the CBS Sports mobile apps Improve of data and live scoring experience built around core sports fan personas to increase user retention Drive design opportunities around key editorial storytelling experiences and tentpole events Enhance the video viewing experience and integration throughout the app Maintain and develop our visual language/design system across the app. References Visible links QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - 5+ years of mobile Product Design experience at a consumer-focused tech organization Strong experience designing for iOS and Android apps Strong visual design sense, clean command over interaction design, typography and usability. Proficiency in wireframing and prototyping (Principle and InVision are our tools of choice) Extensive experience conducting user testing and research Passion for sports Ability to communicate design decisions clearly and effectively across all functions and levels of the org Intellectual curiosity with a constant thirst to learn Desire or experience collaborating, iterating, and testing with Product and Engineering to discover the solutions that exceed user expectations Experience working in an Lean/Agile environment You might also have - Experience leading or managing designers Experience with data visualization BA in design from a leading institution Experience designing interfaces presenting large amounts of data
CBS Studio City, Los Angeles, CA, USA
May 20, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: KCBS2/KCAL9 TV, the CBS Owned & Operated Duopoly in Los Angeles (Studio City, CA), is looking for a Creative Services Intern. Candidate will have the opportunity to experience how a major Broadcast News Television Station operates, specifically the opportunity to see and work with all aspects of promotion and graphic design. Internship programs are for approximately 12 weeks and conclude at the end of the semester. Required: Skills/Experience: Candidate's responsibilities will include: Must have a strong interest in promotion, marketing, graphic design and television industry Must have excellent analytical, communication, and presentation skills Proficient in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook) Added skills in Creative software a plus (Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut, In-Design) Ability to use Social Media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) Innovative idea generator, able to think outside the box to create unique opportunities Established history of delivering projects on-time Strong attention to detail, organization, and ability to handle multiple projects at once Self-sufficient, ability to find answers or present possible solutions before asking questions QUALIFICATIONS: Preferred: Assist Promotion Writer/Producers produce spots promoting our news casts, create Station IDs and Holiday IDs. Working closely with departments that have day-to-day interaction with Creative Services (News Department, Sales - Marketing Department and Sports) Assist production team on promotion and commercial shoots Help our print design team create graphics and templates for sales proposals and presentations Work with News Graphic Designers to gather elements to create and produce graphics for various news casts Administrative support related to daily operations of the Creative Services Department. Minimum Education Level: Must be enrolled in a full-time accredited college or university. Must receive course credit, and/or provide a letter of acknowledgement from direct advisor stating that this internship will directly benefit candidates degree NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW. WE REGRET THAT WE CANNOT ACCEPT PHONE CALLS OR RESPOND TO INDIVIDUAL INQUIRIES.
CBS Miami, FL, USA
May 17, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: CBS O&O Television Stations South Florida Miami is seeking a high energy, driven, self-starter with 3-5 years sales experience in broadcast or cable television. Account Executive position requires heavy emphasis with proven record of accomplishment in developing and closing new business, sports and digital sales with local retail businesses. College graduate preferred. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidate experience must include growing relationships with business owners and c-suite executives with the ultimate goal to increase both ROI and revenue.
CBS San Francisco, CA, USA
May 13, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Division Overview: Our team is a diverse and agile group that effectively manages and grows online advertising revenue via programmatic, real-time bidding platforms. We work collaboratively across all business functions and brands and are continually looking to enhance our reach and develop processes in line with best-in-class online revenue monetization strategies. Role Details: This is a full-time role within CBS Interactive's Revenue Operations and Ad Exchange group supporting over 30 CBSi web properties including CBS News, CBS Sports, CNET, GameSpot, TV Guide and CBS.com. This position reports to the Director of Revenue Optimization and works with teams across the organization including AdOps, Finance, Yield, Partnerships, Sales, Product, Engineering and CBSi leadership. The ideal candidate will be both highly adept at managing a complex data ecosystem and will also be able to identify and effectively communicate revenue-positive insights to stakeholders. Your Day-to-Day: Assist in updating and developing our reporting systems, processes and forecasting tools to accomplish our mission of sustainably growing programmatic and partnership revenue. Contribute to the creation and implementation of analytical tools and methods using Excel, SQL, and Tableau (Python familiarity desirable). Help manage reporting requests from start to finish (gathering requirements, pulling data, compiling reporting, giving recommendations). Investigate site issues, explain traffic patterns, understand and articulate user behavior. Help communicate findings and recommendations to decision makers throughout the organization. Key Projects: Partner closely with our third-party data ingestion vendor to maintain and develop our reporting systems for US and International businesses. Assist in the monthly Programmatic revenue close process Assist in forecasting growth projections for new video, mobile, and social partnerships and ad initiatives. Update internal dashboard and analytics reporting Mine partner performance data for revenue optimization opportunities. Build business cases to introduce new ad product offerings or add demand partners to our sites. QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - High level, proven Excel skills in prior work experience High level of personal initiative Excellent analytical thinking, problem-solving, and time management skills. Strong detail-orientation and highly organized with a personal commitment to accuracy Experience with complex and dynamic reporting workflows Enthusiasm and experience with manipulating and transforming large data sets. Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to gather requirements from non-technical users and then to effectively summarize complex data sets 2 years' experience in web analytics, media industry, RTB, or ad exchange industries preferred. You might also have - Experience with SQL or similar; (Google Big Query / Google Cloud Platform experience desirable) Experience with Tableau or equivalent data visualization platform BA/BS in statistics, economics, business, science, or a related field.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 12, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Brand Overview: CBS Sports Digital, a division of CBS Interactive, provides premium online, mobile and streaming content to the connected sports fan, including live and on-demand video, in-depth analysis, breaking news, and scores and statistics across major pro and college sports through CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports app on iOS, Android, and key connected TV platforms. Role Details: CBS Sports is looking for a talented UI/UX Design Manager to lead design across our mobile, web and TV experiences. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the largest US sports media properties (#2 in the overall comScore sports category rankings in 2018) at a formative period of innovation within the company. We are looking for someone who wants to help innovate our products and shape design for millions of sports fans who use our properties every month. It's an exciting moment in the business having recently launched our first 24/7 live digital streaming service CBS Sports HQ. You will play a key role in shaping the future of the business, helping to deliver memorable sports experiences, driving innovative data opportunities and visually taking CBS Sports to the next level. You will lead a team of designers across Web, App, and OTT. Sports fans are passionate people. The choices you make will have a tangible impact on enriching their lives. You will report to the Design Director based in NYC with other key offices located in Kansas City and Florida. Your Day-to-Day: Collaborate and iterate with product and engineering to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges and user needs Work closely with the design director around major design initiatives. Manage UI-UX designers, freelancers and/or interns Rapidly produce multiple solutions, from sketches, wireframes, and user flows to high-fidelity mockups and prototypes, depending on the level of detail needed to present and communicate proposed solutions and interaction flows that will resonate with our target audience. Conduct user tests, research, and experiments to capture and understand real users' motivations, goals, and pain points. Present your work to various stakeholders, explaining your creative process and how your final design aligns with the business goals. Keep up with the latest Android and iOS releases, design trends and mobile innovations to design beautiful user experiences. Create design systems and guidelines to ensure continuity, consistency and brand cohesion across multiple platforms and touch points Build and nurture strong relationships with your stakeholders and business partners Key Projects: Own Product / Visual design for the CBS Sports Mobile, Web and TV products. Improve data and live scoring experience built around core sports fan personas to increase user retention Drive design opportunities around key editorial storytelling experiences and tentpole events Build out the Future of TV as we expand our digital stream platform. Maintain and develop our visual language/design system. Manager and grow the product design team. QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - 7+ years of Product Design experience at a consumer-focused organization Strong visual design sense, clean command over interaction design, typography and usability. 3+ years of experience managing interaction and visual designers. A passion for mentoring and growing the potential of others. Proficiency in wireframing and prototyping (Principle and InVision are our tools of choice) Passionate sports fan Excellent communication skills - able to influence and build consensus across all disciplines and levels. Intellectual curiosity with a constant thirst to learn Desire or experience collaborating, iterating, and testing with Product and Engineering to discover the solutions that exceed user expectations You might also have - Experience with data visualization Motion graphics experience
CBS Pittsburgh, PA, USA
May 09, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Primary Responsibilities: We're looking for an Assistant News Director to run the day-to-day operations in one of the country's best and brightest newsrooms. We're a powerhouse CBS station looking for a talented individual to carry out the day-to-day vision of good journalism, in-depth coverage, good storytelling, aggressive weather & sports coverage, and then be ready to turn it all on a dime when big breaking news hits. We're also looking for someone who is savvy in the digital space and knows how to deliver a "digital first" approach to covering news and how it can help broadcasts. Our Assistant News Director will work directly with reporters to craft well-written and focused reports. S/He will also work side-by-side with Executive Producers on newscasts to ensure strategic content placement. We expect this person to be passionate about news and be wired to WIN! QUALIFICATIONS: Required Skills: Ability to multi-task , prioritize tasks & people, and meet deadlines Excellent news judgment and ability to problem-solve. Ability to have a vision for the way various newscasts should appear on-air and the ability to support a team of broadcast professionals in executing that vision. Ability to stay focused in breaking news situations. Self-motivated team player and leader with great people skills who can take direction from managers to execute the station's overall news mission. Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: College Degree in journalism, communications or related field required. At least 10 years of newsroom experience, some newsroom management preferred.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 09, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Division Overview?: Do you have a passion for Sports? Do you love to code? If you answered yes, then CBS Sports may be looking for you! CBS Interactive Advanced Media provides live and on-demand video to hundreds of colleges. CBS Interactive Advanced Media is part of CBS Interactive's portfolio of multiplatform brands, which includes CBSSports.com, premier Fantasy offerings, high school sports leader MaxPreps, 247Sports, Scout and Sportsline. CBS Interactive Advanced Media is looking for an experienced Software Developer for our engineering team. To be successful at this job, you need to bring a winning attitude and mad coding skills. Role Details: We are seeking a highly motivated software engineer to join our high performing video engineering team. This role will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of the CBS Interactive Advanced Media live and on-demand video streaming cloud based platform. Your-Day-to-Day: Collaborate with team members to develop new product features Support and enhance core software infrastructure that powers live and on demand video workflows Coordinate with various internal and external business and technical stakeholders to execute on the overall platform development strategy Key Projects: Designing scalable software solutions for our core live and on demand video workflows in AWS MediaLive Development of an encoder management cloud infrastructure and interface that is utilized by an internal video operations team Designing scalable API endpoints for use by 3rd parties to access the video management systems QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - BS Computer Science, Engineering, a related technical degree, or equivalent professional experience You're a problem solver; you embrace getting your hands dirty with unfamiliar technologies Strong initiative and the ability for creative thinking for product development with the ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, agile and team-oriented environment Strong understanding of JavaScript and NodeJS Experience working with a microservices architecture using AWS API Gateway, AWS Lambda, and DynamoDB 4+ years of experience with software architecture, SOA and/or microservices architectures 4+ years of experience writing REST based web services and APIs 4+ years of experience with NodeJS 2+ years of experience with various video streaming technologies and formats and have experience working with mainstream open-source video libraries 2+ years of experience with AWS or another cloud technology provider You might also have - Experience doing application delivery at an online company in digital media or in the telecommunications industry or at a broadcast company Strong communication skills, both verbal & written Experience with technologies like React.js, PHP, Python, Terraform
CBS San Francisco, CA, USA
May 06, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Division Overview: Our team is a diverse and agile group that effectively manages and grows online advertising revenue via programmatic, real-time bidding platforms. We work collaboratively across all business functions and brands and are continually looking to enhance our reach and develop processes in line with best-in-class online revenue monetization strategies. Role Details: This is a full-time role within CBS Interactive's Revenue Operations and Ad Exchange group supporting over 30 CBSi web properties including CBS News, CBS Sports, CNET, GameSpot, TV Guide and CBS.com. This position reports to the Director of Revenue Optimization and works with teams across the organization including AdOps, Finance, Yield, Partnerships, Sales, Product, Engineering and CBSi leadership. The ideal candidate will be both highly adept at managing a complex data ecosystem and will also be able to identify and effectively communicate revenue-positive insights to stakeholders. Your Day-to-Day: Assist in updating and developing our reporting systems, processes and forecasting tools to accomplish our mission of sustainably growing programmatic and partnership revenue. Contribute to the creation and implementation of analytical tools and methods using Excel, SQL, and Tableau (Python familiarity desirable). Help manage reporting requests from start to finish (gathering requirements, pulling data, compiling reporting, giving recommendations). Investigate site issues, explain traffic patterns, understand and articulate user behavior. Help communicate findings and recommendations to decision makers throughout the organization. Key Projects: Partner closely with our third-party data ingestion vendor to maintain and develop our reporting systems for US and International businesses. Assist in the monthly Programmatic revenue close process Assist in forecasting growth projections for new video, mobile, and social partnerships and ad initiatives. Update internal dashboard and analytics reporting Mine partner performance data for revenue optimization opportunities. Build business cases to introduce new ad product offerings or add demand partners to our sites. QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - High level, proven Excel skills in prior work experience High level of personal initiative Excellent analytical thinking, problem-solving, and time management skills. Strong detail-orientation and highly organized with a personal commitment to accuracy Experience with complex and dynamic reporting workflows Enthusiasm and experience with manipulating and transforming large data sets. Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to gather requirements from non-technical users and then to effectively summarize complex data sets 2 years' experience in web analytics, media industry, RTB, or ad exchange industries preferred. You might also have - Experience with SQL or similar; (Google Big Query / Google Cloud Platform experience desirable) Experience with Tableau or equivalent data visualization platform BA/BS in statistics, economics, business, science, or a related field.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 06, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: The Manager, Data Governance works collaboratively with the Director, Metadata Management to support efforts to develop SHOWTIME's Data Governance program working with a wide range of internal stakeholders. This position will lead and support the company's Data Governance initiative and its key stakeholders by capturing, compiling and documenting Data Governance policies, procedures, best practices & recommendations created during Data Governance working group meetings. The person in this role will assist in developing and implementing metadata standards as it related to Data Governance to ensure accuracy and completeness of daily published metadata, with the goal of enhancing marketing effectiveness and brand consistency for Showtime programs and services across platforms. In addition to diving deep into the details, the person in this role will also be an advocate for Data Governance across all departments in the company which play a role in the metadata supply chain. Principal Responsibilities Lead & project manage data governance stakeholder and working group meetings consisting of cross-functional internal stakeholders, including Business Affairs, Program Operations & Distribution, Acquisitions, Creative Services, Broadcast Operations, Sports Group, Digital Media, Scheduling & Programming, Product Development, Research & IT. Consult with key stakeholders to collaboratively establish recommendations to streamline approach and implement ongoing metadata best practices Define and control project scope, goals and objectives, project schedules, reporting metrics, communications plan, issues and risk management. Capture and document current data flows along with proper data governance practices, policies, procedures and recommendations discussed at Data Governance meetings. Assist in building and maintaining centralized data inventories, data dictionaries and data flows as it pertains to Data Governance Identify gaps within internal data landscape to ensure data integrity and data structure compliance within data governance frameworks Present solutions to maximize data governance policy adoption and recommend leveraging existing technologies to automate processes when applicable. Create, contribute and manage internal metadata policies with accompanying best practice documentation Manage the publication and communication plan of the data governance polices to ensure all the data consumers are aware of the data governance strategies and any changes At Director's discretion, act as a department point person for identified workflows, attend intra-company meetings and be secondary level of contact for internal stakeholders Support Director in strategic planning of all initiatives related to data governance management. Anticipate business needs, identify risks and opportunities, and recommends solutions to senior management. QUALIFICATIONS: Master of Library Science or Information Science - a plus 3-5 years of primary experience in defining, documenting and implementing Data Governance best practices, policies & procedures Demonstrated success working with digital asset management solutions in an enterprise marketing organizations or media companies. Experience working successfully with stakeholders and partner teams to translate business needs into taxonomy solutions. Attention to detail, critical thinking skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently with an entrepreneurial spirit and collaborate cross-functionally with many departments within an organization. IBMS experience - a plus Excellent written and oral communication skills and a passion for subject. Strong project managing & presentation skills Organizational and multitasking skills a must Candidate should have a successful track record coordinating resources from different functional organizations, documenting processes as well as understanding and documenting business and workflow requirements.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 04, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Role Details: The Partnerships Manager will support Programmatic/Partnership video revenue growth across CBS Interactive's portfolio of 30+ brands (including CBS Sports, CBS News, CNET and more). Your Day-to-Day: Help monitor video revenue across all Sites, Platforms (Desktop, mWeb, mApp, CTV/OTT) and Partners; Continuously have a "pulse" on video revenue across the portfolio. Prepare data and update tracking documents to provide insight into performance. Proactively identify trends and make data-driven recommendations to help inform optimization strategies. As part of the Partnerships team, you will help build, maintain, and manage relationships with Video SSPs & Exchange partners to generate revenue. Participate in standing partner meetings/calls. Stay up to date on partner initiatives, unique propositions and offerings in market. Drive the partner onboarding process. Share specs, work externally with partners and internally with video ad ops to test tags via salesforce. Troubleshoot day-to-day issues (performance drops, errors, discrepancies, etc.) directly with partners and internally. Regularly communicate with Programmatic Operations to ensure they have the most up to date info regarding video partner activity (e.g. rates, active partners, inventory). Work cross-functionally with other departments such as Finance, Yield, etc. QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - 3+ years experience working at a DSP, SSP, or Media Company. Familiarity with the programmatic ecosystem (video a plus). Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities. An entrepreneurial spirit and drive to achieve business goals. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. You might also have - Experience with revenue-maximizing video monetization strategies from working at or closely with publishers. A strong understanding of DSP/buyer behavior and strategies, as it pertains to video. Proven success monetizing OTT/CTV inventory through partnerships. Experience with DFP/Google Ad Manager, VAST/VPAID tags and other technical aspects of video ad serving.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 04, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Role Details: This unique role within the CBS Sports Digital organization will primarily support Studio 61, CBS Interactive's in-house branded content, creative and production team that supports Ad Sales & Marketing. Studio 61 collaborates with brands to create custom, scalable, premium content that entertains, informs, and engages our massive global audience, distributed through our respected and trusted CBSi sites. Your focus will be on translating the CBS Sports value into branded content leveraging sight, sound and motion across all digital platforms. You will lead branded content ideation, production, direction and fulfillment while leaning into our tentpole programming and focusing on how CBS Sports Digital can maximize return on investment for our advertising clients. You will participate in Studio 61's regular meetings, sharing branded content knowledge and best practices across the team. This position will unofficially dotted line to the Executive Producer of Studio 61. You are a diehard sports fan who can quote stats at the drop of a hat, an expert in sports storytelling, sales positioning and have an affinity for drama and sizzle. Day-to-Day and Long Term: Conceptualize, produce and edit high quality, long and short-form sports-related content in a wide range of styles Create compelling client-specific content - videos, articles, video scripts, infographics and beyond - that leverages CBS Sports Digital's sports rights as well as your deep sports talent relationships and access Participate in development brainstorms and the overall creative development process for Sports editorial and branded content Write copy and scripts to support the assets produced, working hand-in-hand with the Sports Editorial and Integrated Marketing department leads to provide innovative ideas that differentiate and create client-based value for our branded content Actively review and optimize content assets against client-based goals with a focus on simultaneously super-serving the CBS Sports Digital audience Collaborate with appropriate graphics department to conceptualize and coordinate the design identity for each project and supervise its cohesive execution Lead the development and productization of custom branded content programs and formats that deliver on market trending content types and client KPIs Manage workflow and project deadlines Author and/or oversee development of client-specific content, with a major focus on video, especially what works on social platforms. Produce other types of content including articles, video scripts, infographics, and beyond. Help craft creative design and flow. Have and continue to develop a strong understanding of the sports vertical and the main trends evolving in the space Take lead on RFP's / brainstorms that pertain to your expertise, and your CBSi vertical of focus Assist on RFP's/brainstorms for other CBSi verticals: Tech, Games, Food, etc Build client relationships and trust, demonstrate an understanding of their business and how to drive revenue through branded content Work with Integrated Marketing and Sales to develop new ideas for clients- both proactively and reactively (in response to RFPs) while ensuring that they are realistic and profitable and help maintain a status tracker of active pitches/campaigns Work to create a unique approach/look to our videos and other Custom Content products that showcases quality and differentiates us in the marketplace Understand how to create content for desktop vs. tablet vs. smartphone environments, optimized for social platforms Review site side analytics data to gauge effectiveness of your content, optimizing results to drive ROI Lead the idea outlines and scripting and work with both the Studio 61 video production team as well as the CBS Sports Digital video production team to help plan and produce large-scale video shoots and live events for well-known consumer brands. Collaborate with content producers and video producers to offer creative ideas and solutions as the video concepts are being developed. Work with well known talent (pro athletes / celebrities / influencers) and participate on-set to assist the video production team and talent as needed. Better understand the needs and behavior of our sports audience and sub-segments and proactively contribute to strategies to improve our relationship with them through client campaigns Assist in the development of new custom content products that are of commercial interest to both our audience and clients Maintain and refresh the existing custom content portfolio to keep the products relevant and profitable Through our product portfolio and client campaign ideas, raise website traffic, improve time spent by our users, and drive 'shares' of our content Identifying up-sell and cross-sell opportunities through client relationship building Accompany the sales team, when required, to pitch ideas and drive bookings/IO's Contribute to Studio 61 brainstorms for various CBSi properties and clients Serve as a thought leader by finding and distributing relevant research to the global Sales and Integrated Marketing teams while outlining its implications and ideas for next steps Work with our Sports Business Intelligence/Programming teams, to keep a pulse on the types of topics which resonate organically Research and be aware of organic sports stories in the field, which could be tapped for compelling branded content QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - 5+ years work experience with creating and publishing video for Web platforms, writing accurate and compelling headlines and descriptions for content and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, deal with intense deadline pressure and continually react to breaking news in a streamlined and efficient manner. Strong writing and communication skills. A good understanding of SEO. Knowledge about social media and the competitive digital space. Video editing skills in an Avid based environment. Experience producing and editing long and short-form sports-related content
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 03, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Coordinate all radio interviews requests for CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network announcers and management. Contribute to publicity efforts for CBS Sports Network studio shows including, THAT OTHER PREGAME SHOW, NFL MONDAY QB, WE NEED TO TALK, INSIDE COLLEGE FOOTBALL and INSIDE COLLEGE BASKETBALL. Assist with social media and general publicity efforts for all CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network properties including the NFL, the NCAA Tournament, SEC and PGA TOUR. Coordinate all radio interviews requests for CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network announcers and management. Contribute to publicity efforts for CBS Sports Network studio shows including, THAT OTHER PREGAME SHOW, NFL MONDAY QB, WE NEED TO TALK, INSIDE COLLEGE FOOTBALL and INSIDE COLLEGE BASKETBALL. Assist with social media and general publicity efforts for all CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network properties including the NFL, the NCAA Tournament, SEC and PGA TOUR. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum one-year experience in Public Relations or Corporate Communications, preferably in Sports or Media industry. Strong experience and knowledge of various social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google +. Knowledge of Sports Landscape. Excellent communications and writing skills required, proficient in photoshop Weekend work required. Bachelor's Degree.
CBS New York, NY, USA
May 02, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Showtime Networks seeks an extraordinary DevOps Engineer to join our DevOps team responsible for implementing, scaling and supporting our cloud infrastructure. In this position, you will be responsible for migrating and maintaining a sports-related website to AWS. You will work with the team to support our existing cloud implementation as well as enforce, maintain and improve Systems Engineering and DevOps best practices, particularly with regard to our use of AWS. While your primary focus will be on AWS, you will have interest and experience in other languages and technologies. You will be creative, self-motivated, a quick study, and willing to develop new skills while constantly improving existing abilities. You should also be a strong multi-tasker with solid time-management QUALIFICATIONS: At least one year of hands on AWS experience Solid background in distributed systems Excellent collaboration and documentation skills Experience with automation and configuration management (Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc) Experience with logging/monitoring using tools such as CloudWatch, DataDog, LogStash, Kibana Experience with continuous deployment / continuous delivery using tools such as Jenkins or Bamboo Ability to create and maintain scripts which automate cloud operations and service end users Background in Unix/ Linux administration on highly available distributed systems. Experience Bonus Items Experience with infrastructure and application security Experience with infrastructure as code testing (e.g. Test-Kitchen, Serverspec or Inspec) Experience with Docker Containers, Clustering and Orchestration Experience with Spark and Hive configuration optimization A successful previous migration to AWS
CBS Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
May 02, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Brand Overview: CBS Sports Digital consists of some of the most popular and trusted sports destinations on the web: CBSSports.com, 247Sports.com, Scout.com, MaxPreps.com, and more. We're passionate about sports; from high-school, to recruiting and college, to professional and fantasy sports, CBS Sports Digital has served fans for over 2 decades. For the past two years, CBS Sports Digital was ComScore's 2nd largest sports property with 61 million visitors per month on average. Role Details: Interest and ability to take on highly technical analyses, which require researching, reporting, presenting and ultimately providing decision support services and actionable insights to the business. Sources of data include traffic/video/ consumption data from Adobe Analytics tools (Omniture), purchase/ subscription data via SQL queries on a data warehouse, audience data from syndicated audience measurement services (comScore/ Nielsen), Ad revenue data from Doubleclick, and many more. Your Day-to-Day: Build and manage reports showing the health of key business metrics across platforms like desktop web, mobile web, mobile apps, connected over-the-top devices, and subscription video services Write SQL to query a data warehouse and join a customer table to a product-purchase table in order to report the number of customers in a particular city/ zip code that purchased an online video subscription service last month Creating reports that spotlight the lifetime value of a person that downloaded the CBS Sports App (iOS or Android) Scrape twitter to pull in tweets from a specific hashtag from yesterday's CBS-broadcasted game. Use Python to perform exploratory data analysis on the data and process the tweets via a sentiment analysis engine to gauge how viewers felt about the sports event. Uncover data stories and insights and present your findings to the executive team Build dashboards and reports that illustrate the fall-out rate of customers as they engage in a product purchase funnel. Make recommendations to the business from the data Arming the editorial staff with insights around the types of stories and content that resonated with users during the NFL Draft, so they can best focus their time covering the areas of highest user interest Leverage insights found via 3rd-party research companies and syndicated tools (comScore) to uncover areas of strength versus sports competitors. Socialize and present findings to the Sales team to aide in their efforts Key Projects: Build dashboards (using Tableau, Python and other BI tools) that illustrate how key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics are changing over time. Provide "color" and insights from the findings and make recommendations to the business. Create a lifetime value report (LTV) by signup month cohort for a paid online content subscription product in order to understand how much we can spend to acquire new customers Create a user-based analysis to understand how different consumers, broken down by behavioral segments, contribute to overall revenue. The ultimate goal is to be able to use this analysis to encourage profitable user behavior or to convert users for one segment to a more profitable one QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have- BA/BS 2+ years experience in web analytics, online media industry. Strong experience in web analytics, video analytics (Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics) and 3rd-party syndicated audience measurement services (comScore/ Nielsen) Understanding of web, native app, video measurement technology and standards Proficient with analytical tools and languages supporting data analysis, reporting, and visualization - Excel, Microsoft Office, Google Collaborative Apps (Docs, Sheets, Slides), Tableau, R, Python Experience extracting data from databases using SQL Strong detail-orientation with a penchant for data accuracy and good grammar Exceptional communicator across all levels of the organization; able to effectively tell stories with data and present findings to a non-technical audience You might also have- Strong mathematics, statistics background Experience using project management tools like those from Atlassian (JIRA, Confluence) Experience using Google Cloud Platform (BigQuery)
CBS West Hollywood, CA, USA
Apr 30, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: POSITION SUMMARY: This position will Project Manage for Showtime's Program Operations and Distribution department. S/he will be the point person for incoming delivery of acquisition titles and live sporting events where Showtime retains ancillary rights, domestic and international BD/DVD production, and managing special projects. This position will also assist with the Free TV versioning of Showtime's content. Project Manager must be able to work autonomously, think critically, multi-task, have excellent writing and communication skills, and be extremely organized and detail-oriented. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: PROGRAM OPERATIONS PROJECT MANAGEMENT Acquisitions Main point of contact for Producers, Post Production teams, and post facilities for acquisition titles where ancillary rights are retained. Instruct Showtime's technical specifications and content formatting standards to Post teams and facilities, and manage them through the finishing and delivery process. Problem solve technical post production issues. Review and approve mastering QC reports. Confirm branding for documentary features. Handle incoming delivery to Network. Manage the creation of incoming delivery templates, and assist with the logging in and validation of assets. Oversee fixes and re-deliveries for rejections, and ensure issues are promptly reported to various entities. Maintain and amend acquisition Delivery Schedules, which detail physical and digital elements, marketing requirements, and legal paperwork. Communicate acquisition title details to multiple departments, and update various spreadsheets with comprehensive information per title. Participate in interdepartmental conference calls. Assist Program Operations team in reviewing content for TVPG/TV14 standards & practices. Participate in content evaluation sessions. For live sporting events where ancillary rights are retained, liaise with Showtime's Sports group to ensure all sporting event details are accurate. Procure and communicate event details to Department, and update Department's Showtime & CBS event tracker spreadsheets. Arrange fiber feed with outside vendor when necessary. Manage incoming assets, and ensure all sporting event assets are uploaded, curated, and properly ingested into department's DAM. Responsible for managing special projects. Obtain and track source assets, communicate with various departments, studios and vendors, troubleshoot issues, and complete projects start to finish in a timely manner. Point person for the assessment and retrieval of master elements from NY-based archives. Participate in testing of new operational and delivery protocols. Free TV Sporting Events General PROGRAM DISTRIBUTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Domestic & International BD/DVD Communicate between Showtime, Paramount and outside vendors to manage releases, maintain schedules, and meet project deadlines. Handle vendor job scopes and timelines. Issue purchase orders, obtain source assets, and create, track, and archive new assets. Generate disc profiles, curate metadata for transmaps, proofread and approve menus and BOMs. Maintain and update department's production schedule and various other spreadsheets for interdepartmental and vendor use. Oversee the emulation and check disc QC process by assessing and facilitating rejections between Showtime, vendors, and authoring facility. Assist with P&L creation and monthly/annual budgeting. Evaluate and report worldwide sales, returns and rental information as it pertains to a territory's financial projections and P&L. Lead on department's Movie-On-Demand projects with CBS, providing necessary master video and/or audio elements, artwork, logos, metadata, and other required information. Oversee the organization and tracking of multiple DVD box-art packaging approvals to Showtime Legal and Business Affairs, and communicate changes back to Paramount. Maintain copious records of various approvals, rejections, and project status. Help with VAM creation by reviewing cuts and archiving final assets. Contribute in creating Home Entertainment workflows for Program Operations & Distribution's Digital Asset Management (DAM) database. Ensure all BD/DVD assets are uploaded, curated, and properly ingested into department's DAM. QUALIFICATIONS: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Comprehensive technical knowledge of film, video, audio and digital formats, and distribution platforms required. This person must have an understanding of post-production, technical operations, distribution workflows, and optical media, and demonstrate strong and efficient managerial and organizational skills. S/he must be able to troubleshoot and provide solutions for all types of technical and/or formatting issues that may arise. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Education: BA or BS degree in Communications or Film/TV preferred. Work Experience: 5+ years in a managerial position working in operations at a network,studio, post facility, post-production company, or a digital media & entertainment company.
CBS New York, NY, USA
Apr 29, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Showtime is looking for an exceptional Product Manager to join our Product team. We're striving to define the future of television and are passionate about creating innovative experiences. In this role, you will oversee product management and redesign of an advertising-supported sports website with a thriving community. The position will require you to work closely with our design, editorial and engineering teams to explore ways to innovate on the user experience while staying true to the site's core mission and dedicated user base. In this role, you will also help scale our efforts around sports-related product features within our SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service and our Showtime Anytime TV Everywhere service across devices -- including web, mobile, smart TVs and game consoles. WHAT YOU WILL DO Manage product evolution of a sports website Oversee product management of existing site, including implementation of near-term maintenance backlog; set priorities, clarify requirements, remove blockers, and validate issues Define and manage the product roadmap Work with cross-functional team to design UX and technical improvements of the site; align with key stakeholders Act as a liaison with Editorial, Marketing and Ad Operations Interpret usage data and collaborate with business intelligence team to develop reports and presentations analyzing product usage Collaborate with SEO team Manage sports-related features in SHOWTIME and Showtime Anytime services Think through the needs of the Showtime boxing fan and collaborate with our Sports and Event Programming group to deliver an innovative user experience across platforms that reflects the needs of the users, sports programming priorities and the standards and best practices of each platform Craft detailed product requirements including user stories, functional specifications, user flows, and wireframes; collaborate with Product Management, Product Engineering and design team; aggregate themes from customer feedback, product data and industry trends to help determine the product roadmap for sports features and present recommendations for product enhancements QUALIFICATIONS: WHO YOU ARE You have 2-3 years of product management experience working on sports and/or entertainment websites and applications for multiple platforms You are an avid consumer of live sports with a deep understanding of the streaming video ecosystem and understand the needs of the sports consumer You have an eye for detail and design and are enthusiastic about building intuitive user experiences You are an expert in competitive products and industry trends and can communicate those trends to internal stakeholders You analyze key metrics and make data-driven decisions You have managed external vendors and/or remote development teams You have superb written and verbal communication skills with both business and technical teams and thrive in a collaborative environment You are a highly motivated self-starter who can overcome challenges and propose solutions Experience with community management a plus
CBS San Francisco, CA, USA
Apr 29, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Division Overview: When All Access was launched, CBS became the first broadcast company to create a paid service without partnering with a paid cable provider. In short, we broke new ground in the industry by providing robust, interactive services with unprecedented access to local content. At the same time, we built an innovative and exciting work environment to inspire and reward the cutting-edge ideas, creativity, and technical/operational expertise of our managers and employees. Role Details: Responsible for the technical development, debugging, and delivery of best- in-class mobile applications. Ability to work across a wide range of projects, each with specific functional and feature requirements. Collaborate closely with product managers, user interface designers, platform engineers, and multiple groups across CBS to define and implement product features. Design application frameworks for use across the multiple products. Work with internal technical teams to identify and build platform elements required to support key mobile product features. Create Technical Requirements Documentation based on Product Requirement Documents. Implement upgrades, rebuilds and additional porting of applications. Juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results- oriented environment. Results- driven, able and willing to go the extra mile to get the job done. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Evaluate opportunities to bring new product features and content to mobile users from a technical perspective. Build strong working relationships with coworkers, customers (internal and external), and company management QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - Excellent programming skills in Swift & Objective-C. In-depth knowledge of the iOS platform and deep familiarity with Xcode Sound programming fundamentals: experience working with memory management, multi-threaded programming, animations, etc. Acted as a key contributor to at least one publicly released native iPhone application. Experience in consuming RESTful APIs to connect with back-end services. Background supporting the integration of rich media assets, including video, into mobile properties. Experience integrating ad serving products and analytics/reporting tools in building iOS Apps. Experience working with Agile development processes. Very strong interpersonal skills; must be able to demonstrate an ability to work well with other non- technical members of the development team. Minimum 4 years of current iOS development experience. You might also have - Continuous Build & Test Automation experience, Experience working on tvOS, a plus. Demonstrated ability to build intuitive user interfaces for mobile applications. Experience working with entertainment, games, news, or sports-related properties preferred.
CBS San Francisco, CA, USA
Apr 29, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Division Overview: When All Access was launched, CBS became the first broadcast company to create a paid service without partnering with a paid cable provider. In short, we broke new ground in the industry by providing robust, interactive services with unprecedented access to local content. At the same time, we built an innovative and exciting work environment to inspire and reward the cutting-edge ideas, creativity, and technical/operational expertise of our managers and employees. Role Details: Responsible for the technical development, debugging, and delivery of best- in-class mobile applications. Ability to work across a wide range of projects, each with specific functional and feature requirements. Collaborate closely with product managers, user interface designers, platform engineers, and multiple groups across CBS to define and implement product features. Build high-level user interfaces using rapid prototyping methodologies. Design application frameworks for use across the multiple products. Work with internal technical teams to identify and build platform elements required to support key mobile product features. Create Technical Requirements Documentation based on Product Requirement Documents. Implement upgrades, rebuilds and additional porting of applications. Juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results- oriented environment. Results- driven, able and willing to go the extra mile to get the job done. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Evaluate opportunities to bring new product features and content to mobile users from a technical perspective. Build strong working relationships with coworkers, customers (internal and external), and company management QUALIFICATIONS: What you bring to the team: You have - Thorough knowledge of the Android platform and deep familiarity with Android Material Design guidelines. Expert in Java/Kotlin, App Components, UI Frameworks and development tools. Deep understanding of networking, local data caching strategies and multi-tasking on Android. Acted as a key contributor to at least one publically released native Android application. Deep familiarity with integration of rich media assets, including video, into mobile properties. Experience integrating ad serving products and analytics/reporting tools into mobile properties. Ability to work in a cross- functional team alongside other developers contributing to the same code base library. Experience working with both Agile and Waterfall development processes. Very strong interpersonal skills; must be able to demonstrate an ability to work well with other non- technical members of the development team. Minimum 3 years of Android development experience You might also have - Continuous Build & Test Automation experience. Experience with Kotlin and Dependency Injection, is a plus. Demonstrated ability to build intuitive user interfaces for mobile applications. Experience working with entertainment, games, news, or sports-related properties preferred.
CBS West Sacramento, CA, USA
Apr 28, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: CBS13/CW31 the CBS owned and operated duopoly in West Sacramento has an immediate opening for a full-time news photographer/editor. Ideal candidate will be able to provide the visual texture reinforcing talent's story-telling. More than three years television news experience required. (please do not apply if you do not have a background in television news). Candidates should have a working knowledge of the XDCAM EX camera and GRASS VALLEY editing systems. Candidates should have working knowledge of live trucks, bonded cellular packs and be able to travel at a moment's notice. We are looking for storytellers and team players. You must be a very creative and have a passion for the business. No phone calls please. QUALIFICATIONS: 3 Years television experience covering breaking news, features, and sports. Sound journalistic judgment Passion for visual storytelling Excellent lighting skills. Deadline oriented Proficient non-linear editor. Experience operating microwave, bonded-cellular packs and/or satellite trucks. Excellent lighting skills. Valid driver's License and excellent driving record required Excellent communications skills Ability to work any shift Occasional travel
CBS Baltimore, MD, USA
Apr 27, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION: Candidate will be responsible for automation coding of shows and directing fast paced newscast, driven by breaking news, as well as public affairs shows, webcasts and sports specials. Candidate should also be willing to work early mornings, evenings and weekends. QUALIFICATIONS: Required: High School or equivalent- College preferred Candidate should have at least 3 years experience in a small or medium market. Qualified candidates should have experience with news computer programs/software. (Example iNews) Studio Control Room automation expereince is essential, including understanding of Overdrive, Ross Vision Switcher and RTS Intercoms. Must be familiar with: iNews newsroom computer system; Chyron Hego Luci/ Ross.iNewsEditor.