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Technical Archivist

FIFA
 
Location Zürich, Switzerland
Posted 23/10/2018
Closes 22/11/2018
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Marketing & Communications, Brand Communications
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive
 

Job Description

Your duties

  • Maintain and Ensuring that the FIFA archive is at the highest technical level of the broadcast/media world
  • Managing and co-ordinating all projects related to the FIFA archive system
  • Further development of a next generation FIFA Archive, ensuring an efficient, user friendly system which is geared to the interest of all stakeholders
  • Keeping track of all maintenance cost and contracts with various suppliers
  • Participating and attending fair-shows to ensure that FIFA’s Archive stays in touch with latest broadcast innovation
  • Working closely with FIFA IT, TV, Digital, Studio, Auditorium to ensure and consider cross-divisional benefits
  • Liaising with sales team to ensure a smooth workflow
  • Supervising and transferring knowhow to the picture researchers from a technical perspective

Our requirements

  • Education as technical Audio/Visual engineer, network engineer or equal
  • Proven track record of experience in a Media Archive environment in a technical role, with good knowledge of Archive technologies, particularly LTO-based
  • Expert knowledge and experience of the technical aspects of the media life cycle, from image capturing, editing, encoding to deep-end archiving
  • Expert know-how of technical requirements of Broadcast Industry Standards
  • Good working knowledge of Network Engineering and Cloud Computing Technology
  • Basic editing skills is necessary
  • Familiar with EVS technology and equipment
  • Proficient on both WINDOWS and MAC OS based computers
  • Good knowledge of football in general and FIFA World Cup in particular
  • English language, other languages an advantage

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for an international organisation, please click "apply here" and submit your application in English (motivation letter, CV, diplomas and reference letters).

 

FIFA

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association is the international governing body of association football, futsal and beach soccer.

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