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University of North Carolina at Charlotte Broadcast Media Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina

Position Number: 000385

Department: University Communications (Adm)

Employment Type: Permanent - Full-time

Months Per Year: 12

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The video team at UNC Charlotte is an Emmy winning production unit utilizing top of the line 4k cinema workflow and the latest in media workflow technology. Join a great team creating a broad range of content from broadcast commercials to social media campaigns. Be surrounded by passionate people in a progressive environment excited about Higher Education.

Primary responsibilities for this position include:

  • Working with the Chief Engineer to design and innovate technology from capture to delivery.

  • Charts and implements media workflows for a variety of small and large-scale productions.

  • Defines and leads procedures and workflows for the Media Asset Management ( MAM ) systems.

  • Ensures video asset lifecycle, from acquisition through ingest and archive, post-production, distribution, and retention. Including managing transcoding and metadata for both local and cloud based file storage.

  • Oversees and manages planning and configuration of signal transmission for several key campus events via Dejero, LTN , and fiber feeds.

  • Manages streaming encoders and accounts for live events via Vimeo and Facebook Live.

  • Manages various encoders including Telestream Wirecast and Newtek TC1 switcher.

  • Responsible for exporting video content for key external media outlets.

  • Requires ability to ensure daily channel playout, webcasts operations and planning for future programming.

  • Clear communication with the communications team is necessary for success.

  • Overseeing student interns with the help of the Chief Engineer.

Minimum Experience / Education:

Required Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalency and one year of experience related to the area of assignment in a broadcast television, radio and emerging media environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

University Preferred Qualifications:

Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree in radio, television, and motion picture and one year of experience in communications, public information, marketing or television production work; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Education Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • One year full-time experience in video production, TV station, IT, asset management or related field.

  • Past experience in Media Asset Management, broadcast automation software, transcoding, familiarity with general and the variability of the Internet. (Root 6, Telestream Vantage, Shotput Pro and Transcoder ).

  • Experience with Telestream Wirecast Streaming, Newtek TC1 Switching and Streaming.

  • Experience with live streaming.

  • Experience with media asset management systems.

  • Knowledge of video technology, signal types, recording CODECs, file formats, data ingest, and metadata management.

  • IPV Curator MAM

  • Metus MAM

  • AVID Nexus

  • AWS glacier cloud storage Adobe Suite a plus.

  • Communication skills.