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DMS Operator

Amazing opportunity for Digital Media Services Operator.

Responsibilities: daily digital management services - ingest, QC, encoding, basic editing - and providing efficient support and communication to the team.

This role is located in Braeside, Victoria. 

Technicolor works with creative and technology leaders in content creation, distribution and consumption to seamlessly deliver experiences worldwide.

The Role
The Digital Media Operator is required to undertake numerous processes on a day to day basis as per request from Digital Media Services Supervisor.
The primary responsibilities of the position are:
  • Conformance editing to style guides on various editing tools including Premiere Pro or similar
  • Quality control of media files to various levels of complexity
  • Data entry utilising various internal systems
  • Transcoding and packaging of content for delivery
  • Acquisition and delivery of media files
  • Gain a high level of understanding of metadata requirements
  • Participate in performance improvement programs to increase quality, efficiency and performance
  • Ensure all company policies including quality, security, safety and environmental programs are adhered to
  • Multi skill through all areas of the department through regular cross training
  • Adaptability
  • Ability to time manage and work on multiple tasks simultaneously with high level of accuracy
  • Good organisational and admin processes.
Digital Management Services:
  • Ingest, QC of content to varying requirements
  • Encode & decode content to/from data masters both HD & SD.
  • Transcoding of content to multiple codecís for wide variety of platforms.
  • Basic non-linear editing & authoring
  • Manage the distribution process from acquisition through packaging and delivery
  • Work to tight deadlines
  • Proactively maintain accuracy for all aspects of processes
  • Meet SLA requirements for each process
  • Adhere to KPIís and improve effectiveness
  • Work efficiently in a team environment exercising discretion and judgment of work to a high level
  • Manage multiple processes simultaneously through the DMS operations providing operational guidance to team members where appropriate.
Adobe Premiere Pro:
  • Ability to perform editing tasks for video and sound tracks utilizing Premiere Pro editing system or similar
  • Have a full understanding of broadcast standards and colour requirements
  • Ability to edit content in accordance to style guides
  • Ability to technically measure video and audio parameters to meet standards.
  • Provide feedback and suggestions that will help improve the quality control and performance of the digital media department
  • Communicate in a timely manner with department management on any issues they need to address or be made aware
  • Work closely with management and staff to assess current processes
  • Develop improvement plans for business processes
  • Effectively communicate with management and peers on job specific matters.
Additional Responsibilities:
Duties as directed by Digital Management Services Manager and supervisors.

The Candidate

Academic / Technical Qualifications:
  • High School Certificate.
Knowledge & Experience:
  • Experience in Broadcasting Industry and file-based editing equipment
  • Proven experience in production and/or distribution facility
  • IT Multimedia knowledge essential (Codecís/Workflows/HD & SD formats)
  • QC experience
  • Premiere Pro & QC experience essential.
Industry Experience:
  • Data Wrangling experience beneficial
  • Captioning or subtitling experience beneficial
  • Experience in multi-media production
  • Content Ingest & Transcoding
  • Skilled in all formats and methods of post-production editing.
Communication Skills:
  • Well developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to prepare reports on specific tasks/assignments.
Computer Skills:
  • Standard office packages
  • Essential: Mac intermediate to advanced.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively
  • Able to work without supervision
  • Deadline driven.
If this sounds like you please apply now via grapevinejobs Australia using the APPLY button on this page. 

VIC - Melbourne


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