Media Editor/Ingest - Spectrum News Austin
Austin , Texas
November 20, 2017
Ingest media, route video sources, record production elements, and edit media. Employee directly works with inbound and outbound transmission paths for multiple markets through this area of production. This is a full-time, benefited position.


• Prioritize media based on immediate needs.
• Tune in satellite and microwave feeds.
• Select proper method of ingest of all feeds.
• Ingest and modify elements direct for production.

Media Editing

• Edits video in both linear and non- linear formats.
• Ensure accuracy of media labeling.
• Completes dubs as requested by viewers.

Information Management

• Ensure accuracy of media labeling.
• Notify of status of media.
• Ensure data attached to media is complete.

Content Management

• Deletes and retains content upon instruction.
• Saves all appropriate media into archive system upon instruction.


• Works directly with Media Coordinator and Operations Manager for planning and implementation of projects.
• Collaborates with editorial, promotions and operational staff on various projects.

Quality Control

• Makes certain all video and audio meet quality standards.
• Serves as QC for all content generated for cablecast.
Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• College degree in Broadcast, Journalism, Electronic Media, or related field preferred.
• One to Three years ingest experience preferred. Server Storage knowledge or IT relevance a plus.
• Two to four years experience in non- linear editing required.

A little about us:
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products.

Know someone who would be interested in this job? Share it with your network.