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Audio/Video Quality Control Coordinator TA-592

Entertainment and Music | New York City, NY | Part Time and Contract

Job Description

Video Engineer - Quality Control 
New York, NY 10010

$20 - $25 an hour - Temporary

Video Engineer Consultant is responsible for digitization, upload, clip creation and Quality Control of short form, long form and DVD video content. This person must be highly organized with a sharp focus on details. Video editing experience and knowledge of digital video/audio anomalies needed as the engineer will be tasked with prescreen quality control. Key skills include video/audio digitization and editing, film and digital video hardware and tape stock, systems networking experience, system messaging and notifications, pop culture knowledge, music and song structure.


  • Digitization of video from tape or file based format through a hardware video capture device
  • Detailed quality control
  • Migration of assets into the asset management system
  • Clip point identification (first verse, chorus, etc)
  • Keyword data entry (theme, key lyrics, product placement, etc)
  • Organization of US catalog video list via common MS Office programs

Job requirements

  • Efficiency and organizational skills a must to handle large priority lists and status updates
  • Must be extremely detail oriented and focused to catch all video/audio errors
  • Good grasp of song structure a must for efficient clip point creation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of system messaging and metadata a must
  • Troubleshooting experience a must
  • Comfortable with a flexible schedule


  • General knowledge of pop culture required for keyword data entry
  • General knowledge of film, digital video and digital audio
  • General knowledge of digital compression formats/techniques
  • General knowledge in the following applications:
  • Video editors (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Quick Time, Compressor)
  • Digital Asset Management Applications and processes
  • Video digitization systems
  • Aspera/FTP/SFTP
  • Word
  • Excel
  • Outlook


  • Minimum 3 years experience video engineering/editing/post production and/or a degree from an accredited media engineering school with appropriate training certification.

Job Type: Temporary