Eurofins Digital Media Services, LLC is searching for a Mastering QC Operator to work in New York City, NY.
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.
Mastering QC Operator responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
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.)
The ideal candidate would possess:
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
Experience with ColorFront Transkoder for QC or Production a plus
Abilitiy to read and understand MaxFaLL and MaxCLL HDR reports.
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.
Basic Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience
3 to 5 years experience as a Mastering Quality Control operator, working in a professional Post Production facility or studio.
Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of New York City, New York are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.
To learn more about Eurofins, please explore our website www.eurofinsus.com.
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.