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Quality Control Technician


Hauppauge, NY, US, 11788 New York, NY, US, 10019 Hauppauge, NY, US, 11788 New York, NY, US, 10019 Hauppauge, NY, US, 11788

Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)


Responsible for the Quality Control of all high-value, acquired feature films and Original series that air across ViacomCBS brands.  Consists of physically watching movies for Broadcast defects/concerns – in addition to data entry into IBMS for QC status, audio codes, and all other title characteristics that impact our On-Air Rating and Advisory triggers.  This position will also be responsible for encoding CCAP, SAP, HDR, DOLBY 5.1 & Dolby Atmos processing- as well as making lo-res proxy files screeners for the necessary promotional dubs for Creative Services use.


  • Quality Control of ViacomCBS’ 4K/UHD & HDR Dolby Vision Acquired and Original titles.
  • SAP mapping, CCAP and DOLBY 5.1 encoding, Dolby atmos processing.
  • Edits/ Fixes/ Dubbing on Digital Files
  • Quality Control database updates


  • Knowledge of videotape and Digital File formats and properties.
  • Knowledge and complete comprehension of AV equipment in regards to machine usage, cabling, audio, and video paths, monitoring scopes, etc. as well as MAC editing software (i.e.ColorFront-Transkoder, QT, Premiere).
  • Applicable knowledge of On-Air Broadcast Specifications.
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Familiarity with MS Office software required (Email/Excel/Word).
  • College degree or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with audio and video Broadcast specifications.

ViacomCBS believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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As ViacomCBS begins the process of returning to the office in the US, there are a few key dates to keep in mind

  • The first dose of the Moderna vaccine should be no later than November 29.
  • The first dose of the Pfizer vaccine should be no later than December 6.
  • The J&J vaccine should be administered no later than December 27.

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty