Media Asset Manager, Broadcast

Role and Responsibilities

The Media Asset Manager, Broadcast is the gatekeeper of all media assets for Blizzard’s Media Asset Management system. From asset ingestion through delivery, the Archival Manager will own the entire process. They will ensure Blizzards media assets are well organized and easily accessible. The ideal candidate would be VERY organized with an affinity for creating efficient workflows. This person should have a well-rounded experience and be able to wear multiple hats. This is a new initiative within the company and this person will be helping define this capability from the ground up. We are looking for someone that provides the most utility to the team rather than a master of a single skill.

  • Manage development and additional build-out of Blizzard’s Media Asset Management (MAM) System
  • Manage and operate Blizzard’s MAM
  • Create workflows and policies for using the MAM
  • Manage the MAM’s future roadmap and budget
  • Organize assets with Metadata
  • Coordinate with IT, BIIS and storage teams
  • Coordinate with producers, editors and contractors
  • Manage users
  • Monitor usage
  • Tag Footage
  • Become a master of the platform
    • Train users as needed
    • Source of support for editors
    • Manage Knowledge base and documentation

Preferred Skills

  • 5+ Years Broadcast Industry experience
  • Experience in Live and post-production workflows
  • Experience on major industry MAM solutions
  • Proficient in Adobe Premier
  • A love for organizing things… all the things
  • Firm understanding of enterprise level storage architecture
  • Firm understanding of Video/Audio compression codecs
  • Firm understanding of drive formatting, partitioning and raids
  • Proficient on Windows/Mac
  • Passionate video gamer and geek is a plus
  • Love for Esports is a plus

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