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Master QC Technician

  • Pixelogic Media Partners
  • Burbank, CA, USA
  • 23/11/2023
Media-Journalism

Job Description

Pixelogic Media Partners, LLC provides distribution services and technology solutions to the entertainment industry. We help studios, broadcasters and digital retailers localize and distribute their feature and episodic titles to global audiences on-time and with superior quality.

Our service offerings cover end-to-end workflows including language services such as scripting, subtitling, access services, dubbing, text and metadata localization in over 50 languages. Our technical services master and prepare this content in all distribution products including digital cinema, digital media and physical media (Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD).

To date, we serviced thousands of titles for iTunes, Google Play, YouTube, Netflix, Amazon, Movies Anywhere and others. We also authored thousands of Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD discs. Our research and development team works on cutting-edge technologies such as 4K, high dynamic range (Dolby Vision, HDR10+), artificial intelligence and machine learning, software automation and our proprietary end-to-end operating platform branded as pHelix.

Experience start-up at scale. Be part of building innovative solutions to service our media and entertainment clients and help us fulfill their content distribution needs. Join us if you’re passionate about entertainment, innovation and customer service excellence!

Target Salary: $30/hr

Requirements

  • Inspecting media content (video, audio, subtitles, etc.) to confirm compliance with client specifications and to note video and audio quality issues as well as checks for subtitles and close captions.
  • Will perform file QC using various playback systems (Clipster, Amberfin Mac, etc.)
  • Following and completing QC checklists.
  • Composing a clear description to note defects and to include proper details for further fixes.
  • Verifying that the appropriate update/correction is made to projects.
  • Other tasks as assigned.
  • Duties require high level of attention to details, accurate and methodical approach to testing, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Abide by security policies and protect information assets entrusted to you.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in digital media, film, post-production, or equivalent experience.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • High level of organizational skills.
  • High level of integrity and ethics.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to motivate self and others.
  • Ability to continuously sit in an office chair.
  • Ability to perform sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing, bending, talking, hearing, and lifting/carrying 20lbs. maximum.
  • Ability to operate and work in front of a computer in an audio room setting.
  • Flexibility to work extended hours, night and/or weekend to meet tight deadlines.

Preferred Skills:

  • Minimum two years of tape-based and file-based Master QC experience.
  • Strong technical skills and knowledge of tools and devices in QC and digital media.
  • Knowledge of audio and video formats.
  • Knowledge of standard subtitle requirements for film and TV.
  • Experience in media industry and post-production workflows.
  • Experience with final deliverables for major distributors (iTunes, Amazon, Netflix, etc.).
  • Secondary language skill.
  • Knowledge of home entertainment electronic devices (A/V receivers, TV, DVD players, BD players).
  • Knowledge of programming.
  • Knowledge in newer media format related to home entertainment (i.e. UHD, object based audio, Dolby Vision, etc.).
  • Interest in industry trend, upcoming technology, products, etc.

“Big Plus” Skills:

  • Secondary language skill.
  • Knowledge of home entertainment electronic devices (A/V receivers, TV, DVD players, BD players).
  • Knowledge of programming.
  • Knowledge in newer media format related to home entertainment (i.e. UHD, object based audio, Dolby Vision, etc.).
  • Interest in industry trend, upcoming technology, products, etc..