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Content Operation Technician

Alan d'Escragnolleby on May 27, 2020
Company
Filmhub
Location
Los Angeles, United States
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Job Category
Post Production : Post Production
Job Type
Contracted
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Flat Rate : $4,000.00
Experience Required
2+ Years
Education Required
High School Diploma
Job Description
You’re a film or broadcast post production tech whiz? Leave your dark backroom and join us. You’ll be keeping our quality standards high and users happy. If video codecs, extreme attention to detail, and great communication skills are in your DNA, read on.

Disrupt the traditional film industry. Filmhub takes the entire film distribution process online, and gives every filmmaker access to digital distribution. Our cloud technology makes that possible.

Job type: Contract (potential for full-time after a few months)
Experience level: Junior to Mid level
Role: Video QC & Support technician
Industry: Tech, Video streaming, Movies
Company size: 5-10 people
Company type: Private, Startup
Location: Remote
Technologies
codecs video QC ffmpeg intercom audio editing video mastering

At Filmhub, you’ll be working on our rigorous video ingest QC (Quality Control). We are quality fanatics, keeping our video assets to the highest standards. You also control and monitor our cloud based asset processing and delivery to the leading video streaming platforms worldwide.

You’ll also be part of our customer happiness mission - supporting filmmakers to make the most out of their films at Filmhub. Using cutting edge online tools, you’ll respond to user questions and concerns, solving issues before they turn into problems.

Our ideal candidate worked as tech in video or audio post, film and TV editorials, mixing stages, VFX studios, or audio recording studios. He/She knows all “Export as..” settings of Avid/Final Cut/etc. inside out, and is solid with audio and video codecs and formats. Ideally, there’s experience with file based QC (Baton/Dalet/Aurora etc.), but not required. Good written communication skills and passion for indie film is a must.

Responsibilities
Run our rigorous ingest QC, onboarding independent film and episodic titles including video, related assets and metadata
Supervise and monitor our proprietary cloud based asset processing and delivery to video streaming platforms
Contribute to our help resources - write help articles, make tutorial videos
Evaluate current product, work with development team to improve user experience
Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
Required skills
1+ year(s) in film industry post production, video quality control, and/or content operations
Extremely organized and detail-oriented, strong ability to investigate and troubleshoot
Tech wizard with knowledge of
Video streaming and content delivery
Video codecs - terms like DNxHD/HR, ProRes, bit rates, resolution, aspect ratios
Audio file processing - terms like clipping, export, routing, loudness, metering
Image processing - basics like cropping and scaling
Excel/Google Sheets, project management tools
Language skills: writing comprehensive support articles
Passion for film and tech
Preferred skills
Broadcast formats and delivery specifications
File-based workflows in broadcast or major studios
File-based QC tools like Baton, Dalet etc.
Audio non-linear editing tools like Pro Tools, Nuendo, Logic Pro
Non-linear editing software like Avid, Final Cut, DaVinci Resolve, Adobe
Amazon Web Services
FFmpeg
Not afraid of the command line in Mac and Linux
Working at Filmhub
Filmhub takes the entire film distribution process online. For that, we’re building web, mobile and TV applications in the cloud, using latest cutting-edge technologies for cloud services, frontend, video processing, and machine learning.

Filmhub is well funded by Silicon Valley investors, and co-founded by a Hollywood veteran (Pirates of the Caribbean). We offer the perks of the big guys without the corporate feel. While we acknowledge film has a home in Los Angeles, we’re a remote first team and believe you can work from wherever.
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