• Job Title: Digital Video BIT Engineer
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Date Posted: 1/04/2018
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Job #: JO-1801-846

Team People is looking for a Digital Video BIT engineer to work in Washington, DC.  
This position is full time and would start immediately!
The position will support television news and studio productions in a dynamic, ever changing broadcasting environment.

  • Operates, contributes and distributes broadcast-IT based video content through management systems
  • Performs file based and audio/visual based quality control on all media using standards as required by intended platforms
  • Service driven and can easily interface with client, face to face, in broadcast environment
  • Knowledge of broadcast and video rights is helpful
  • Provide day-to-day operational support of network systems, includes but not limited to Digital Media systems (software & hardware), streaming and other graphic initiatives, audio/video content in various locations and support streaming media system from encoding to player
  • Downloads or otherwise acquires digital content using various delivery methods
  • Troubleshoots and seeks to resolve technical/content issues reported by broadcast service provider, vendors and/or clients
  • Work directly with video assets, data and the system by contributing, organizing, describing and disseminating assets as needed
  • Manages content movement on internal and external networks
  • Effectively and efficiently, develops concepts and packages for clients utilizing current system
  • Assists in storing completed work and files and add them to Digital Archive; Helps to manage community video content utilizing network accelerators
  • Cross work with other areas under Technology & Operations
  • Assist with the evaluation & recommendation of new systems and upgrades; Track and evaluate evolving new technology solutions
  • Performs other duties as needed.


  • Ability to balance numerous projects and work within tight deadlines
  • User IT skills within the broadcast domain
  • Familiar with Avid or other content management systems (card-disk-files and video format).
  • Ability to form good working relationships and communicate with a wide range of people with different levels of digital knowledge successfully across other departments.
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to and learn various digital media platforms
  • Knowledge of archiving & digital archiving procedure.
  • Must have working knowledge of video in a PC-based IT environment


  • Knowledge of:
    • Transcode systems
    • PAM and MAM systems
  • Must have strong written and verbal skills; be well organized and capable of handling multiple assignments
  • Ability to thrive in a multicultural and multilingual environment
  • Candidate must be willing to undergo background check
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree Or 3+ years’ work experience in broadcast television within a digital media management environment.

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