Digital Production Technician

  • Location
    Burbank, California
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Post Production

The Digital Technician Operator normalizes, modifies and prepares file-based content to defined specifications and workflows using specific digital media software and hardware systems. You will work as part of the Digital Production Team and take direction from a Manager within Digital Production Operations.  Operators in Transcoding perform work order-based assignments at a high level of precision with an eye for technical details and content quality standards

 

Technicians will have the following:

  • Common knowledge or understandings of basic techniques and workflows concepts in Post Production
  • Must qualify with the following systems, as well as a basic understanding of the systems and internal protocol of a post house operation with the willingness to continue to learn:
    • Elemental, Digital Rapids, Rhozet, FCP7, Vantage
  • Ability to apply collaborative, creative, technical, and quality control skills to provide effective services in a client driven, deadline oriented environment

 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Individual will edit, capture, compress and quality assure audio and video program material for subsequent theatrical and episodic releases. Standard conversion, pre-processing
  • Audio editing/conform, restoration, conversion, encoding and quality assurance testing
  • Machine and system configuration, connection and troubleshooting
  • Individual must efficiently utilize various audio and video production tools (audio/video tape machines, compression systems, encoders, decoders, converters, pre-processing systems, etc.)
  • Individual must utilize sound audible and visual judgment during the performance of daily duties
  • Ensure work assignments, their status and disposition are timely and accurately recorded in operations systems
  • Engage in on-going training programs as necessary
  • Must effectively analyze and communicate information in order to resolve issues and concerns as they arise
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following experience, knowledge, and skill-set:

  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in a post-production environment
  • Mac and PC knowledge is required
  • Follow instructions and handle multiple projects in busy production environment
  • Must possess a high level of written, verbal, negotiation, and analytical skills
  • Must be a self-motivator with the ability to make decisions independently
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively and contribute to the team environment
  • Must have demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize and be extremely detail-oriented
  • Must be computer literate (MS Word, Excel, Outlook), internet, and server savvy
  • Willingness to work overtime and adjust working hours/shifts or work days to accommodate client needs including nights and weekends when needed


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