Salzburg, Austria

FTC - 18 Months



Ingest & Playout Technician
As our Ingest & Playout Technician, you'll play a material role throughout the footage lifecycle from post-production to distribution and archive.

You'll ensure timely delivery and on-time availability of content in accordance with our quality standards. 
About Us
Red Bull Media House is a global media company that produces, distributes and publishes authentic content and inspirational entertainment programming in the sports and lifestyle genres. 

From film to television, print to digital media, music and games, the company's products can be experienced on the latest devices and platforms, fascinating audiences worldwide.

About the Role
Areas that play to your strengths:
(all the responsibilities we'll trust you with)

Ingest and organization of video footage
  • You´ll be the person ingesting all video footage and checking it according to our technical standards in terms of format picture and sound quality. 
  • Additionally, you will transcode the footage for further processing. 
  • You´ll be working together closely with our colleagues from editing and post-production and as a team, you´ll be finding new ways and solutions.
Quality control
  • In this role, you´ll be responsible for the QC of video footage and metadata.
Standard conversions
  • One of your main tasks will be the execution of standard conversions for distribution in international markets.
Digital Cinema
  • You´ll be our DCP mastering expert – ensuring content availability for various screenings, film festivals and premieres.
Content packaging
  • You´re creative and service-oriented? As Ingest & Playout Technician you'll be responsible for the packaging of the content according to our stakeholders' and client’s needs and specifications.

Candidate Profile
Your experience includes:
  • Minimum of 3 years‘ experience technology within the TV/film industry
  • Strong knowledge of video and audio standards, codecs, and workflows in a live and non-live environment
  • Flexibility to work nights, weekends and to travel
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player, can-do-attitude, willingness to go the extra mile, self-motivated
  • Firm knowledge and command of Adobe CC18, especially Premiere, Media Encoder, Prelude, and Audition
  • Cinema mastering and distribution skills as well as experience with HDR workflows are a plus.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application

Due to paternity leave the position will be filled temporarily for about 1,5 years.