• Media Transfer Operator

    Posted Date 3 months ago(18/07/2018 08:27)
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  • Overview

    We are looking for a number of Media Transfer Operators for our new Chennai operation in India. The Chennai operation will be a strategically important large-scale production hub that services all of our global hubs.


    The Media Transfer department is responsible for the quality control of broadcast assets across ingest and delivery. Central to this is the QC of both incoming video & audio assets to be used by our editors and VFX teams, and the QC of finished TV commercials before delivery to play-out partners and Broadcasters.  


    The role of the Media Transfer Operator is to ensure work being delivered for either client approval or broadcast is delivered to specific requirements and is timely.

    The ideal candidate will have a proven background in broadcast QC and delivery, and a strong working knowledge of standard video codecs & formats, encoding, standards conversions and file delivery. A working knowledge of Adobe Premiere and After Effects is also required.


    • Ingest / Outgest QC & delivery of TV commercials for broadcast
    • Scope, Waveform & Audio monitoring
    • QC of After Effects projects to determine suitability for adaptation
    • Encoding/Transcoding files using Adobe Media Encoder to client specs.
    • Standards conversions using software standards converters
    • Overall responsibility for the technical quality of files created for distribution


    • Strong experience in an MCR capacity in a post-production facility and/or agency
    • Strong knowledge of broadcast QC and delivery specifications
    • Excellent understanding of compression, codecs, formats and deliverables
    • Strong encoding skills
    • Working knowledge of Premiere
    • Basic After Effects usage an advantage
    • Consistent attention to detail essential
    • Excellent time management skills and multitasking abilities
    • Positive attitude towards problem solving and tight deadlines
    • Able to adapt to new working methods and technology advances


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