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Ingest & QC Technician (12 Months Fixed Term Contract)

Warner Bros. Discovery

Warner Bros. Discovery

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Welcome to Warner Bros. Discovery… the stuff dreams are made of.

Who We Are…

When we say, “the stuff dreams are made of,” we’re not just referring to the world of wizards, dragons and superheroes, or even to the wonders of Planet Earth. Behind WBD’s vast portfolio of iconic content and beloved brands, are the storytellers bringing our characters to life, the creators bringing them to your living rooms and the dreamers creating what’s next…

From brilliant creatives, to technology trailblazers, across the globe, WBD offers career defining opportunities, thoughtfully curated benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. Here you are supported, here you are celebrated, here you can thrive.

Your New Role

Perform daily media operations activities including media format conversion; media metadata input; media format compliance assurance; language layover; subtitles operations and rendering into various format for digital media delivery.

This individual will be under the guidance of corresponding team leader, senior or supervisor.

Your Role Accountabilities

  • Perform quality assurance on media. An experienced media expert is required to conduct quality assurance on inbound and outbound media for company media compliance. (20%)

  • Material format conversion or rendering following Company / department established procedures. (20%)

  • Completing additional media processing activities such as technical edits in Adobe premiere, multiplexing of audio tracks, segmentation against company guidelines, subtitle operations, media delivery to playout and affiliates. (30%)

  • Generate low bit rate proxy files for export to third party studios and transmission. The individual will be required to transform the company media format file into lower bit rate files. (10%)

  • Input media asset's metadata into company systems (traffic system / media asset management system etc). The individual is expected to input media related data into system for other department usage. (10%)

  • Ad hoc materials support and troubleshooting across daily operation and ad hoc projects. (10%)

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma or equivalent experience in Media or Engineering Field.

  • Broad knowledge and experience in Media operations is essential.

  • Years of experience: 1-2 years experience in Media industry.

  • Experience in Adobe Premiere Pro.

  • Experience of working with a broadcast MAM system.

  • Experience in media QC standards.

  • Ability to understand analogue and digital media.

  • Ability to acquire new technology and workflow.

  • Able to operate computer and other media operations related equipment.

  • Result oriented and self motivated.

  • Experience of working with a traffic/ channel management system.

How We Get Things Done…

This last bit is probably the most important! Here at WBD, our guiding principles are the core values by which we operate and are central to how we get things done. You can find them at along with some insights from the team on what they mean and how they show up in their day to day. We hope they resonate with you and look forward to discussing them during your interview.

Championing Inclusion at WBD

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, regardless of sex, gender identity, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, disability or any other category protected by law. If you’re a qualified candidate and you require adjustments or accommodations to search for a job opening or apply for a position, please contact us at