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Digital Asset Specialist

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Paramount Expired
New York, NY, USA

Overview and Responsibilities

The Digital Asset Specialist, Multiplatform Distribution (MPD) will be responsible for ensuring the accurate acquisition, organization, and maintenance of incoming and outgoing assets for MPD’s media workloads. This process consists of assets movement, accurate metadata entry into title management systems, digitizing media for uploads into MPD’s media supply chain for processing, and orchestration of asset movement across facilities. The Digital Asset Specialist will also work with various internal and external partners, including product owners and department managers, to continually improve MPD’s content aggregation workflows and future business opportunities.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Coordinate the digital asset and/or file restore of assets for upload into MPD’s media supply chain for automated processing
  • Consistent and accurate metadata entry into title management and asset tracking systems
  • Validate that appropriate file format and naming conventions of all received digital assets is correct, and that accurate mandatory metadata for all newly ingested assets is applied consistently
  • Apply/tag assets with additional metadata as required
  • Assist in the revision and implementation of new guidelines and procedures for continual optimization of existing workflows
  • Work with technical teams as needed to refine applications and processes
  • Uploading, downloading and understanding metadata hierarchy
  • Facilitate support of internal and external content contributors
  • Handle incoming and outgoing workflows for both tape-base and file-based assets
  • Handle the movement of physical assets within the facility
  • Perform out-of-house tape shipping and receiving
  • Assist in tape inventorying which requires moving varying quantities of tapes and other material
  • Archives management and asset cataloging
  • Auditing, monitoring, and reporting on assets
  • Identify, collect, categorize, and rename assets/files
  • Perform other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, experience, and talents:

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in the media & entertainment industry relating to one or more of the following areas – digital video and audio, asset management systems/platforms, multimedia formats, and file acceleration technologies
  • 2+ years experience with library management practices, video/audio formats
  • A passion for media and entertainment is a must
Additional Qualifications

  • Excellent collaboration, written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task under shifting deadlines within a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated, teammate who is determined
  • Willingness to learn fundamental elements of cloud based concepts

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Employer: Paramount (@ParamountCoJobs)
Location: New York, NY, USA
Posted Date: 24/11/2022
Expiry Date: 09/01/2023
Type: Full-Time
Categories: DAM Manager / User, Creative/Content Operations
Ref: DN-JB-1077
Added by: DAM News Administrator
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