Full Time Job

Digital Media Specialist


New York, NY 06-18-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
The Paramount Technology department supports our global content company through the delivery of a high-quality viewing experience, system infrastructure support, and creating innovative ways for our employees to collaborate. If you are interested in a strategy that has growth, transformation, and ongoing innovation where you can help ''reinvent the broadcasting wheel'' Paramount Tech has a role for you…
Overview & Responsibilities


This position is responsible for performing various video and audio compressions applying a variety of codecs and equipment, digital packing and delivery to external portals, communicating with external partners, and maintaining the highest quality standards.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
• Transcode source assets to varying delivery specifications for distribution
• Visual QC of transcoded assets (A/V quality)
• Audio, Subtitle, Closed Caption sync verification against created elements
• Verification of automated QC reports
• Metadata packaging to client specification
• Order creation/management within Xytech Media Pulse
• Work closely with external partners to satisfy client's needs

Basic qualifications:
• Minimum 2 years experience in digital content supply chain
• MAC & PC Operating Systems, MS Office programs (Excel)
• Familiarity with video codecs, audio codecs, caption/subtitle formats, including (Prores, MP4, AAC, PCM SCC, VTT)

Additional Qualifications
• Detail and Process oriented
• Initiative, and ability to prioritize and work autonomously while adhering to established team procedures
• Strong oral and written communication skills are required to effectively communicate with Company personnel and outside parties
• Knowledge of digital content creation workflows, processes, techniques and distribution processes
• Knowledge of digital distribution platforms
• Transcode profile setup/creation
• Experience with automated QC software/systems
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, Media Encoder, Photoshop)
• Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Excel

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2qzz2-44-201-96-43-42 in your application.

Company Profile

ViacomCBS delivers premium content to audiences across traditional and emerging platforms worldwide. Through television, streaming and digital content, studio production, publishing, live events, merchandise and more, we connect with billions of people.