Career Opportunities Los Alamos, NM, USA
Jun 07, 2019Full time
What You Will Do eXperience IT (XIT) Division is seeking an energetic and customer-focused Media Production/Services Specialist 1 for the XIT Technical Services and Solutions (XIT-TSS) group. The Media Services Team within XIT-TSS is responsible for performing photography and video production work around the Laboratory as well as the operation of several auditoriums and printing services. As part of the Media Services Team, the Media Production/Services Specialist 1 will perform video production work and work with a team to create video communication products. Responsibilities include but not limited to: Perform video production services as part of a team of media specialists Collaborate with customers and creative teams on pre-production, production, and post-production Capture high-quality audio Maintain archives and produce metadata of all recorded video material Establish and maintain an effective working relationship with customers, technical staff, and Laboratory management Promote a mutually respectful work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment What You Need Minimum Job Requirements Excellent customer service Demonstrated experience producing high-quality video products Demonstrated experience capturing high-quality audio Experience planning and creating collaborative audiovisual productions Knowledge of photographic and video production technologies for both capturing and editing for final product output to determined medium Knowledge of visual storytelling techniques Skilled with multimedia production software (e.g., Premiere, Photoshop, etc.) Skilled in verbal and written communications and in negotiating with customers and vendors Demonstrated creativity and artistic talent for visually communicating difficult concepts such as scientific processes Demonstrated ability and desire to become knowledgeable with new technology, styles and standards, as the multimedia industry and Laboratory’s needs change Desired Skills Active DOE Q clearance Technical or professional certifications related to multimedia or digital arts Experience or training in Information Technology Skilled in Adobe After Effects or animation production software Knowledge of the Laboratory’s records management policies, practices, and procedures Education: Position typically requires a minimum of two years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Notes to Applicants: Applicants must include a URL to an online demo reel with their resume or cover letter. Applications without a URL to an online demo reel will be discarded. Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Color discrimination, depth perception, ability to discriminate speech, sitting, typing or keyboarding, fine motor control, lifting up to 50 pounds. Work Environment: Working alone, working overtime or irregular schedule, working off-shift/rotating schedule, working in high-security environment. Additional Details: Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements* for access to classified matter. Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information. New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing. Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.