Mastering QC Operator (New)

    • Job Tracking ID: 512933-560847
    • Job Location: BURBANK, CA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Job Type: Employee
    • Date Updated: September 14, 2017
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: September 26, 2017
Invite a friend
facebook LinkedIn Twitter Email


Job Description

My Eye Media is looking for a Mastering QC Operator to objectively perform extensive and detailed inspections and assessments of audio and video for high source film/TV content.  Ideal candidate must be able to identify impairments and artifacts and input these findings into a database report system in a clear, concise and easy-to-read manner.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Set up playback devices, QC bays and monitors/ scopes according to established specifications.
  • Verify correct format, aspect ratio, audio configuration and file metadata based on client specifications and previous title history.
  • Take accurate line count and video/ audio measurements using industry standard waveform scopes and audio meters.
  • Perform thorough mastering level quality control inspection noting any and all audio/ video impairments and anomalies.
  • Ensure reports are consistent and accurate across all previous versions of a given title, which may require tracking new anomalies back to original sources and other aspect ratios/ formats.
  • Troubleshoot any technical issues with playback of assigned jobs.
  • Provide additional information regarding a particular job or specific anomaly as needed.

May be required to perform other duties as needed (including, but not limited to: file transmission and data management, training other operators, client review sessions, etc.)

Experience and Skills

RELEVANT SKILLS:

  • Solid understanding of a wide variety of film, video and audio impairments and their underlying causes.
  • Extensive experience with all SD and HD formats and timecode – 2K, UHD and 4K and HDR-10 and Dolby Vision experience a huge plus.
  • Extensive experience with any and all file-based workflows (including, but not limited to Tiff, DPX, J2K, ProRes, IMF packages).
  • Solid Clipster proficiency including building .cp files and understanding of timeline output settings/ bin clip properties
  • Superior attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to think in a logical and organized manner and work efficiently under tight deadlines with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and comfort interacting with all levels of staff, management, clients and outside vendors.
  • Strong administrative and production computer skills – Windows and Mac OS proficiency.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft FileMaker, Word, Excel and Outlook.

REQUIREMENTS:

3 to 5 years experience as a Mastering Quality Control operator, working in a professional Post Production facility or studio.



Thank you!
Management

Benefits

401(k), Medical, Vision, Dental & Life Insurance benefits. Annual Vacation & Sick Pay.