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Seoul, South Korea

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.


As a Sports Live Data Production Operator, you are required to capture and register data during live matches of team sports (baseball, football, basketball, golf) following well-defined standards and procedures. All game events will be entered during a match while you watch live TV and use Gracenote’s Sports-based tooling. You will work as quickly as possible watching, interpreting and entering data to deliver the required deep sports data to our (media) customers within seconds.

  • You are an avid follower of baseball and you have in-depth knowledge of this sport andits rules.
  • Having in-depth knowledge of football (soccer) is a plus.
  • You are prepared to learn more about other sports (basketball & golf).
  • You are happy to work when there are games on, mostly during weekday evenings and weekends. The number of hours you work will vary, depending on the number of games broadcast in a week (work shifts will vary between 3 to 6 hours in length with min 2 days per week)
  • You have a passion for sports and are willing to work during unusual business hours.
  • You have an eye for detail and able to quickly detect what’s happening on the pitch withouta commentator narrating the plays.
  • 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, even during the most hectic situation of a match.
  • You need to be able to travel to the Gracenote Seoul office during the evenings and weekends.
  • You are 20 years or older.

  • An opportunity to play an important role in a global operation that delivers live sport data all around the world.
  • A challenging, dynamic and international work environment.
  • An atmosphere of openness, mutual respect and teamwork.
  • An opportunity to be around others who share the same interest and passion for Sports.
  • A competitive hourly rate of 11,000KRW per hour

  • Gracenote, a Nielsen Media company, provides entertainment metadata and technology that powers the world’s top cable and satellite providers, consumer electronics, automakers and music services. Metadata drives all product lines -- all are based on data connectivity! We provide clients with a comprehensive global database of compositions, writers and publishers - linking compositions to recordings at scale using machine learning. Providing publishers, societies and entertainment services with essential reference data for rights management.

    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

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    Salary range:

    Our salary intelligence calculated a range for this position between $50,000 - $70,000.

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