The Manager of Operations and Technical Support provides frontline operational and technical support for editing, graphic design and duplication, and is responsible for file-based content administration and processing.
• Provide technical and engineering expertise for video facility and staff, encompassing all related disciplines such as operational system support, troubleshooting and monitoring.
• Provide system upgrade and long term planning recommendations.
• Design and implement encode/transcode based workflow for the video facility.
• Act as Media Administrator for ISIS and Avid Unity.
• Orient freelance editors to video facility; Communicate all necessary project information to editors, producers, and any other involved party.
• Assume primary responsibility for file creation and transcoding.
• Work with outside production companies to ensure proper delivery of video files.
• Take on additional duties and responsibilities as necessary.
• Report system anomalies, equipment problems, employee relations issues or any other daily event concerns that arise.
• Act as an Avid Editor when necessary.
• Solid understanding of Avid Media Composer and Avid ISIS.
• Full knowledge of file and tape formats.
• Full knowledge of VTR and Router operation.
• Working knowledge of encode hardware and transcode software applications.
• Solid understanding of field and studio production and an ability to deliver precise instructions and work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
• Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel, and Outlook) is required.
• Ability to interface effectively with a variety of people including staff and vendors to establish productive, ongoing relationships.
• Detail oriented, well-organized, able to effectively multi-task.
• Possess excellent project management, organizational, administrative and time management skills – effectively manage and prioritize numerous projects with tight deadlines with little or no supervision.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or related field preferred
• 7 + years’ experience in Broadcast Post Production, Engineering or Operations
• AVID certifications preferred (ACSR – Avid Certified Service Representative – and ACI – Avid Certified Instructor )
Job Submission Instructions
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You can mail your resume and cover letter to:
Attn: Human Resources Department
1010 Wayne Avenue, 10th Floor
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910