search > Denver jobs > Denver computer/technical

Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 12:57 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Job Summary:
The Media Systems Administrator is responsible for the essential functions of designing, testing, implementing and maintaining system functionality in the areas of automated content preparation, production and delivery. In addition the Media Systems Administrator will fulfill the key development support role for systems intended to improve and maintain Broadcast Operations workflow efficiency. The Media Systems Administrator will be required to take a lead role in developing and defining encoding specifications and delivery formats. The primary responsibility of this position is ensuring the integrity of product creation and timeliness of delivery with focus on operations.


:Design, integrate and/or evaluate existing Broadcast and Information Technology hardware/software solutions to meet Starz Entertainment (STE) rapidly expanding and diversifying distribution services.
:Test, evaluate, and provide deployment recommendations related to all automated media system.
:Identify, initiate and lead proactive initiatives to improve efficiency, reliability and quantity of content and content production.
:Design, implement and support media systems infrastructure for all STE distribution services.
:Develop function requirements and hardware/software based solutions to support new and existing production workflows.
:Orchestrate the maintenance, system upgrades, and repair of all automated media systems with the assistance of Engineering, Information Technology Infrastructure Services and Development as needed.
:Provide Operational and Engineering staff with diagnostic support related to media systems.
:Ensure the integrity of all distribution services through the availability of all supporting media systems.
:Provide system integration and proof of concept testing to the MediaForge development team.
:Provide system integration and project implementation support to the Post Production and Encoding departments.
:Ensure systems are maintained at peak operating levels within FCC standards and regulations, with minimal program outages.
:Assist Engineering in the support of system software maintenance in Post:Production, On:Air, Servers, and Archive systems hardware to achieve minimal production down time or on:air programming loss due to system software failure.
:Assist Information Technology in the support of the online content repository and content creation technologies.
Evaluate media processing workflow to identify areas of potential quality loss and provide recommendations to improve media workflow.

:Bachelors degree in computer science, with advanced degree work, preferred; Or Program certificate; Five to eight years related experience and/or training; Experience in, computer networking, Storage Area Networks, and client/server computing environments; And/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
:Demonstrated hardware and software troubleshooting skills in both Information Technology and Broadcast environments.
Understanding of digital rights management software required. General knowledge of industry leading DRM technologies preferred (WMDRM, Widevine, PlayReady, etc).
Experience with the following codecs:
Experience with the following multiplexers:
Be self:motivated and exercise good judgment.
Company Description:/h3:
STARZ offers a competitive compensation package and an attractive benefits program to all eligible employees including a variety of healthcare plans, dental and vision insurance, 401k, life/disability insurance, Eligible employees will enjoy paid time off in the form of vacation and company holidays.

STARZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual


• Location: Denver

• Post ID: 33639803 denver is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017