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Imaging Technician

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Imaging Technician

Jobid 23768-388931

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37467BR

**Job Title** Imaging Technician

**Business Segment** Film

**Sub-Business** Film Creative Operations

**Posting Category** Motion Pictures

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City


**Role Summary:**

Imaging Technician: Responsible for processing and naming all digital files, both photography and design, for later ingestion into digital archive.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Review, prepare, and upload assorted marketing images, artwork and documents

+ Make color, exposure, white balance and other corrections to RAW files provided

+ Perform basic pre-press procedures using Quark, Adobe, and other Graphics Applications

+ Create color-accurate JPG previews of all files.

+ Rename incoming assets according to Universal’s naming conventions

+ Re-link all renamed Quark support elements

+ Convert RAW files from all camera manufacturers (NEF, CRW, CR2, Phase One) to appropriate file formats for re-use (JPG, TIF, DNG)

+ Using supplied job ticket information; provide required metadata for all assets prepared by Digital Assets Department.

+ Operate scanning equipment

+ Maintain accurate records of work time and time required for each project.

+ Check all assets according to department Q/A procedures.


Basic Qualifications:

+ Extensive experience in using most current version of the following applications: PhotoShop, Bridge, Lightroom, Illustrator, Indesign and Quark Xpress.

+ Experience with current Windows and Apple Macintosh computers, operating systems and software.

+ Proficiency in word processing, data entry, and database operation.

+ Understanding of art design, finishing, separation, pre-press, proofing and printing processes, including trapping and touchplate information.

+ Understanding of photography, layout, and mechanical file formats.

+ Understanding of color theory and proper handling of photographic materials

+ Comfort with computers and willingness to adapt to changing technologies.

+ Experience digitizing, handling, and preparing photographic images.

+ Experience operating flatbed and 35mm film scanners.

+ Maintain job logs and develop and/or contribute to progress reports.

+ Flexibility with regard to hours required.

+ Ability to work overtime.

+ Bachelor’s Degree preferred and 2 years relevant experience.Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Work overtime and on weekends with short notice.

+ Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Good communication skills.

+ Strong attention to detail, especially visual information.

+ Ability to deliver excellent customer service.

+ Ability to maintain confidentiality and security.

+ Ability to follow detailed instructions.

+ Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure, deadline-oriented environment.

+ Ability to discern issues requiring independent action from those that should be brought to management.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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