Media Administrator - Cloud
SingularDTV is a blockchain entertainment studio laying the foundation for a decentralized, permission-less entertainment industry by building the future of rights management, project funding, and peer-to-peer distribution.
As our media-related cloud computing and storage technical operator, you will ensure that the cloud content management platform we are building will operate smoothly and achieve maximum uptime.
In addition, you will be responsible for establishing all of our transcode, delivery and content management profiles, procedures and processes. You will build all the steps in the workflows (transcode, movement, etc.) which your colleague, the Media Cloud Computing/Storage Programmer, will use to assemble all the automated workflows which will drive our content management and distribution platform.
The ideal candidate is passionate about using cloud computing and storage for digital media management, has experience working with the big platforms (AWS, Azure, etc.), understands transcode profiles (bitrate, aspect ratio, file types, etc.), and intimately familiar with the ins and outs of content management.
- Create, test, manage and update transcode profiles from specs and standards
- Create, test, manage and update upload/download delivery profiles (Aspera, Signiant, etc.)
- Create, test, manage and update background tasks for content management, orphan file handling, external vendor interface, etc.
- Work with workflow programmer to develop transcode and delivery tasks in cloud content management platform (Ooyala, Kaltura, etc.)
- Manage background cloud virtual machine and storage configurations for cost and efficiency while ensuring minimum processing wait times (AWS, Google, Azure, etc.)
- Monitor cloud content management platform to quickly respond to exceptions and faults
- Combined 3-5 years of experience in digital media operations, transcoding, file management, Aspera/Signiant/etc., Usability Testing, AWS/Azure/Google Cloud, Scripting languages (Python, JSON, Rails, CSS, etc.)
- Solid understanding of exception handling (notifications, emails, etc.)
- Experience working with information technology systems, specifically databases and web-based applications, project management, system design, development and deployment
Ideal Candidate Might Also Have:
- Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field
- AWS certification highly desired
- Experience with digital asset management technology and digital workflows
- Familiarity with production and distribution processes and technologies
- Knowledge of blockchain technology