NBC Universal Post Support Technician in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Job Number 33533BR

Job Title Post Support Technician

Business Segment Operations & Technical Services

Sub-Business Global Media Operations

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New Jersey

City Englewood Cliffs

Responsibilities

The Post Support Tech will perform a variety of operational, technical and creative functions in support of longform and creative shortform post production. These services will encompass creative project, media prep and content ingest, delivery tasks, graphic support, finishing editing services as necessary, and project based logging and content selection, L1 support for creative, operations, and finishing workflows, media management for post workflows and as well as administrative functions for the Post Production Department.

  • Work with Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects and other editing platforms

  • Ability to read audio/video scopes

  • Perform the service of external drive prep for creative projects

  • Editorial Project Prep

  • In depth knowledge and familiarity of network “Brand” look for shortform QC and delivery

  • Provide L1 support for both remote and local editors, and post production staff

  • Work with Post Management to assess and develop workflows

  • Work with Engineering to properly escalate technical issues

  • Facilitate the finishing process supporting color correction and audio mix

  • Perform editorial support for post workflows.

  • QC short form assets and move to RFA/delivery hot folders

  • Support Creative workflows dealing with dailies footage and other support tasks

  • Close Caption and Subtitling encoding as necessary for shortform deliverables

  • Media management support for Post workflows

  • Finishing renders for snipes, program, and promo graphics

  • Use of transcoders and upload to various delivery platforms

  • Archiving Content

  • Client satisfaction

Qualifications/Requirements

  • At least 2-3 years of experience in post-production or knowledge of editing and post processes

  • Experience working with Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, After Effects, and Photoshop and Interplay Access and Media Central

  • Ability to read audio/video scopes

  • Experienced knowledge of video/audio codecs, file formats, camera formats and resolutions

  • Knowledgeable in all Microsoft Office applications

  • Flexible Work Schedule-Days, Nights, and Weekends

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong Attention to detail and very organized

  • Ability to prioritize work load and work under pressure

  • Ability and desire to learn new technology, trouble shoot issues, and train others

  • Excellent communications skills and ability to interface with multiple departments, clients and vendors

  • Experience Working with Avid/Adobe Premiere/After Effects/Photoshop

  • Experience with media management

  • Knowledge with digital media files types and codecs

  • Works Independently while maintaining team culture