QC & Edit Operator (media operations)

We are looking for talented QC & Edit Operators to deliver services for Channel 4. 

What will I be doing? 

  • Ingesting, reviewing and quality checking content for all Channel 4 channels 

  • Performing "full eyeball" reviews and "three point spot checks" 

  • Interpreting automated QC reports from Vid-checker and Baton 

  • Remastering content and repairing QC defects 

  • Using a MAM to record accurate QC and timecode data 

  • Training your colleagues and freelancers on new functions and systems 

  • Working as part of a talented team covering 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at our Leeds Media Operations Centre.


What do I need? 

  • A keen interest in the aims and output of Channel 4 

  • An understanding and experience of working in media operations 

  • Demonstrable knowledge of video and audio formats, codecs and standards 

  • Expertise with Adobe Premiere or similar 

  • Ability to interpret waveform monitors and audio metering for signal analysis 

  • Knowledge of common file formats and common video and audio defects 

  • Knowledge of UK DPP QC standards and the ITU-R 5-point scale 

  • Ability to remaster content and repair QC defects 

  • Experience of handling physical video tape is a bonus 

  • Enthusiasm and a good sense of humour 

  • A positive, proactive and flexible approach.


About Prime Focus Technologies 


Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) is the creator of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, CLEAR™ and provides media operations services for the Media & Entertainment (M&E) industry. We offer broadcasters, studios, brands and service providers transformational supply chain solutions to manage the business of content better. 

PFT works with clients including Channel 4, Turner, PBS, Hearst, CBS Television Studios, 20th Century Fox Television Studios, Lionsgate, Showtime, A+E Networks, HBO, FX Networks, Miramax, Sony Music, Google, YouTube, Amazon, Viacom and more. PFT is the technology subsidiary of Prime Focus, the global leader in M&E industry services. 


How do I apply? 

Please send your CV and a cover letter telling us what makes you the ideal candidate online via grapevinejobs.

Reference ID: MSP0921