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Quality Control Operator

Apply NowApply Later Job ID R10012757 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Oct. 07, 2021

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) Content Operations is seeking Quality Control Operators (QC Op) with a passion for supporting the entire deliverable supply chain process. From receiving media assets to final distribution, the QC Op has technical mastery in media operations and is proficient in video, audio, and metadata quality control.

The ideal candidate has experience in media operations, is meticulous, and is extremely organized. The QC Op is fluent at communicating both technical and non-technical information; is comfortable working both independently and within an established team; and provides quality service with the highest level of integrity and professionalism.

This position is based at the Disney Pico lot in Century City, California.

Responsibilities:

  • Verifies that deliverables meet the broadcast specification by performing accurate and systematic testing of audio, video and closed captioning to ensure media assets are impairment and artifact free.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High level of technical knowledge of audio, video, and closed captioning specifications and quality control for broadcast.

  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot quality control issues.

  • Ability to operate waveform monitors, vector scopes, audio metering applications, non-linear edit systems, and asset management systems.

  • Great verbal and written communication skills.

  • Self-starter, capable of managing tasks efficiently, able to self-manage with a vested attitude.

  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot operational issues in real time while thinking critically to find solutions and implement the corrective actions, including escalation when needed.

  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot software and hardware issues.

  • Able to accurately read work order instructions and follow procedures.

  • Ability to adapt to ongoing changes in processes, priorities, tasks and workload.

  • Highly organized with the ability to work within a team.

Desired Experience:

  • Software:

    • Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, DaVinci Resolve, Dolby Meters, Baton, CaptionMaker/MacCaption, QuickTime Pro, Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Asset Management Systems:

    • Avid Interplay, VIZ MAM.

  • Storage:

    •  Avid NEXIS, NAS.

  • File Transfer Systems:

    • Aspera, Signiant, Wire Drive, FTP, Dropbox, Box.

  • Hardware:

    • Mac and PC, Production Routers, Video I/O, Wave Form Monitors &Vector Scopes, Broadcast Monitors, Audio Phase Meters and Monitors, Intercoms.

  • VTRs and Disk Recorders:

    • D5, HDSR, HDCam, DigiBeta, BetaSP, DVCPro, Blu Ray, DVD

  • Media Files:

    • Extensive experience with codecs, video and audio coding formats (wrappers), frame rates, bit rates, sample rates.

Additional Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Technology, or related discipline preferred.

  • Must be available to work flexible hours, which will include nights and weekends.

  • This is a daily hire position represented by NABET53. The candidate must join the union within 30 days of employment.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.



About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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