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Oldsmar, FL

The Content and Media team is part of Gracenote, a Nielsen company. It provides entertainment metadata, content IDs and related offerings to the world’s leading creators, distributors and platforms. Gracenote technology enables advanced content navigation and discovery capabilities so consumers can easily connect to the TV shows, movies, music and sports they love while delivering powerful content analytics making complex business decisions simpler.

Position: Part Time Soccer Live Data Operator
Shift: Evenings & Full Weekends.  
Wage: $15.50 per hour

Gracenote - Oldsmar, FL

Calling all soccer fans!  If you have a passion for soccer, enjoy working with data, and want to get paid for watching what you love, this is the position for you!  Nielsen is expanding our team and looking for part-time Soccer Live Data Operators. We are searching for a highly motivated and knowledgeable sports gurus, specializing in American soccer.

About this Job:  
As a Soccer Live Data Operator, you are required to capture and register data during live professional soccer matches following well-defined standards and procedures. You will capture several live match events and use Gracenote’s Sports-based tooling in the process. You will work as quickly as possible watching, analyzing, and entering data to deliver the required deep sports data to our (media) customers within seconds

About You:
• You are a huge Soccer fanatic and follow several different leagues and teams!
• You are willing to learn and have a positive attitude
• Have basic computer skills including working with Google Chrome and good internet searching skills.
• We are monitoring several major North and South American leagues and if you are able to understand Spanish or Portuguese, that is a major plus.

• You have a passion for soccer!
You have an eye for detail and are able to quickly detect what’s happening on the pitch without a commentator narrating the plays.
You are able to commit to either a Saturday or Sunday every week at Gracenote Sports to work during live sports events, which happen during evening and weekend hours.
You are able to work quickly with computers, be focused, and keep a cool head when tempers flare on the pitch.
You possess excellent communication skills - collecting sports information is teamwork. You need to be able to communicate clearly, accurately and promptly with your supervisors and colleagues, and have a positive attitude even during the most hectic situations of a match.
Being able to travel to the Gracenote Oldsmar office during the evenings and weekends is a plus but we are willing to support remote workers.
You are 18 years or older. 
No professional experience needed. 

What Nielsen can offer you:
• A competitive hourly rate of $15,50 
An opportunity to play an important role in a global operation that delivers live soccer data all around the world.
A challenging, dynamic, and international work environment. 
An atmosphere of openness, mutual respect, teamwork, and fun.
An opportunity to be around others who share the same interest and love for Soccer. 

Schedule Requirements:
• Weekend availability is a MUST
• Weekday evening availability is a plus
• Hours will fluctuate during the year due to league schedules.
• Punctuality and reliability are essential due to the live nature of the work.
• You should know that shift availability is dependent on several international soccer leagues, this means that your schedule will be impacted when the leagues go on break.
As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms⁠—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth. 
Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!  

Nielsen: Enabling your best to power a better media future. Our comprehensive benefits package (including health & wellness plans, 401(k) retirement coupled with a Nielsen match, a generous paid time off policy, and if eligible, a discretionary incentive/bonus) is designed to be inclusive for all employees and families, and we take pride in ensuring that employees are rewarded holistically for the role they are doing and their performance.

The hourly rate for a new employee to be offered this role would be $15.50, which would be adjusted based on each employee's geographic location.  The position of each employee within a compensation range at Nielsen is dependent on several individual circumstances, such as experience, training, certifications and other business requirements/needs.  Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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Our salary intelligence calculated a range for this position between $30,000 - $40,000..

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