Full Time Job

Specialist, Media Asset


Greenwood Village, CO 03-03-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Summary of Position

The Media Asset Specialist ensures the timely delivery of media assets that meets company standards to internal and external destinations including domestic and Global Partners. The ideal candidate is self-motivated and thrives in a fast-paced environment. Enjoys working autonomously and can meet daily and long-term deadlines. Extremely curious, detail-oriented, technically knowledgeable across multiple asset types, systems, and technologies.

• Work with a highly motivated team of professionals who are responsible for the fulfillment of media to the company's distribution outlets including affiliate networks, online destinations and internal clientele.

• Take receipt of pre-released episodes from series post teams and distribute per guidelines

• Communicate technical issues directly with the supplier of assets

• Prepare and organize selects and rough cuts for use in internal post-production facility

• Maintain a library of media for distribution while maintaining security of Starz propriety media

• Conform sequences with final hi-res media to replace proxy media. Pass media between editing systems using the following transfer protocols: AAF, OMF, XML, AVB and EDL

• Apply metadata and ingest media to our asset management platform and library system

• Encode audio/video clips in various formats (QuickTime, MPEG, etc.) for multiple platforms while following and maintaining department specifications and standards

• Ensure media adheres to brand guidelines

• Prepare media and supporting files for a variety of editing platforms including Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer

Qualifications & Skills
• Minimum 1 year of experience in a production, post production, broadcast, or communications environment

• Communicate effectively across cultural boundaries and work harmoniously with diverse groups

• Knowledge of various codecs, containers, file types (QT, MXF, DNX, etc.) and video standards (NTSC, PAL)

• Prior experience with digital video/audio including compression codecs, file systems and file transfer applications

• Strong understanding of domestic and localized international versioning, multiple languages, video standards & frame rates

Nice to Haves
• Bachelor's degree in Digital Media, Film, Videography, Motion Graphics or Journalism

• Exceptional verbal and written skills with a focus on customer service

• Non-linear editing experience and strong understanding of media management within each NLE

• Prior experience using encoding software / hardware (Adobe, Elemental, Telestream, Rhozet, etc.)

• Experience with Media analysis tools such as Baton & Aurora

Our Benefits
• Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental

• Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, 11 holidays, and Impact Day

• 401(k) company matching

• Reimbursement – Rideshare Program and Tuition (up to graduate degree)


$42,300 - $53,000

EEO Statement

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzz0q7-44-200-171-156-42 in your application.

Salary Details

Salary Range: $42,300 to $53,000 Per Year ($ USD)

Company Profile

Combining the STARZ premium global subscription platform with world-class motion picture and television studio operations, Lionsgate brings a unique and varied portfolio of entertainment to consumers around the world. Its film, television, subscription and location-based entertainment businesses are backed by a 17,000-title library and the largest collection of film and television franchises in the independent media space.