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Encode Technician - Overnight Shift (6PM - 4AM)
Ref No.: 18-31477
Location: Centennial, Colorado
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Job Category:Information Technology
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
Position: Encode Technician 
Location: Centennial, CO 
Contract Term: 6 Months 
Pay Rate: $17.91 - $19.79/hour
Schedule: 6:00PM - 4:00PM (Overnight Shift)
Screenings: Background and drug screening prior to start date
Benefits: ACA Compliant Benefits Available

  • Maintain On-Air continuity completing all content for air according to Automated material management systems.
  • Encode audio/video clips in various formats (Flash, Mpeg, Windows Media, QuickTime, etc.) for multiple platforms while following and maintaining department specifications and standards
  • Learn and perform all SD & HD Technical Processes and technologies in the Media Operations Center & any additional process that are created in the future.
  • Perform any necessary alterations and then QC all content to complete for distribution with the expectation of making 0 errors or defects.
  • Support the Program Prep, Program Screening, On-Air Marketing and Programming with all of their ingest , export, and down-conversion needs.
  • Learn and perform library functions as needed including but not limited to Bar-coding, Labeling, Filing, & Retrieving tapes and other content in an efficient & timely manner.
  • Provide delivery support of digital media to internal departments, international needs and external partnerships
  • Troubleshoot basic problems and issues that arise with transcoding, exporting and delivery of video files
  • Ensure technical specifications and quality control for all encoded and transcoded files
  • Additional duties as needed and assigned by Supervisor(s)
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in a production, post production, broadcast, or communications environment
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a job or school related activity using computers and software applications including MS outlook, MS Word, & MS Excel.
  • Knowledge of various media formats/VTRs (Digibeta, HDcam, XDcam), file types (QT, WMV, MXF, DNX, DV, etc) and video standards (NTSC, PAL)
  • Some prior experience with digital video/audio including compression codecs, file systems, file transfer applications such as FTP and Content Distribution Management.
  • A team player, who is always respectful, follows rules and policy, has good communication skills, and maintains a positive attitude
  • A punctual, hardworking, disciplined, and dependable individual
  • Flexibility with work schedule; must be able to work overnight hours, weekends and/or holidays when needed for this 24/7 operation