Ingest Operator is responsible for receiving tape materials (programs, commercials, plugs, and interstitials) that will be ingested to video server and files that will be transferred from MAMS to the video server.
Ingest Operator also performs quality control and monitoring to ensure materials for airing conform with the audio and video standards set by Global Engineering Services.
Scheduler is responsible for preparing program playlist based on the daily operation log (DOL) to ensure that all events after the extraction of ITS test files from Traffic and Programming units are also implemented on-
air. This includes resolving conflicts in the playlist and validates that the material available in the on-air system is the same with DOL and ITS text file.
Playback Operator is responsible for switching servers (main and back up) and live sources, implementing and airing of lower screen graphics (crawlers and brand bugs), on-
air monitoring to ensure the signal is conformance to specified requirements (playlist and audio / video quality) and provide immediate contingency workaround during automation breakdowns.