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Digital Media Technician (AV Processing), Seoul

  • Pixelogic Media Partners
  • Seoul, South Korea
  • 15/01/2024
Audio Visual / Display

Job Description

About the role

The Digital Media Technician will be responsible for creating digital media deliverables and packages in several formats for film and Series content. Technical knowledge of digital media and its core components, including video mezzanine formats, audio, metadata, subtitles, closed captions, and artwork is necessary. Tasks may include video and audio editorial; transcoding and encoding; frame rate conversions; video repairs and restoration; audio conforming/retiming; subtitle reformats; metadata XML creation/editorial; quality control. Extensive knowledge of video encoding and transcoding systems is essential. A background in processing UHD media is a plus. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, possesses a flexible attitude, and adapts quickly in a fast-paced environment. In addition, they must be able to work as part of a team that deals with changing priorities and workloads. Attention to detail and efficient multitasking is mandatory for the Digital Media (Encoding) Operator role.

Responsibilities

 Audio and video program editing, conversion, compression, encoding, and quality assurance testing for theatrical and episodic releases

 Efficiently utilize various tools and software for audio, video production, and quality check (audio/video editing, compression systems, encoders, decoders, converters, pre-processing systems, etc.)

 Create and review metadata deliverables in various formats, including XML and JSON

 Identify and address discrepancies in media files that may arise during the creation and calibration of production reference files and related projects

 Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills

 Ability to operate under high-pressure situations and handle time-sensitive content

 Effective communicator and positive team player

 Able to work shifts that may include early morning or late evening hours and/or cross weekends

Requirements

Requirements

 College degree in media or computer science or other related schooling (preferred)

 3+ years in audio post-production or media service projects for film and Series

 Familiarity with A/V editing software, including but not limited to Premiere, Colorfront’s Transkoder, Final Cut Pro, and Pro Tools

 Strong technical skills and knowledge of tools and devices in digital media

 Knowledge of UHD, HDR contents

 Excel and other MS Office application software

 Communication skills and positive attitude are necessary for the team environment

 Deep sense of urgency and ability to work in a fast-paced environment with self-direction

 Problem solver with creative and innovative approach and ability to think out of the box

 Ability to efficiently self-manage time and priorities

 Outstanding attention to detail

 Flexibility to work on shifts

Benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer. Our employment decisions are made without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, disability, age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, citizenship, veteran, military, or any other legally protected status.

Benefits

 Robust pension plan

 Global company with a diverse and inclusive environment

 Career development

 Collaborative, team-based structure