CBS Corporation CBS Operations & Engineering, Multi-Platform Distribution Summer Intern in New York, New York
CBS Operations & Engineering, Multi-Platform Distribution Summer Intern
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
The MPD Intern will spend the summer within a hands-on environment, learning how metadata drives the multimedia playback experience across a multitude of video delivery platforms. The candidate will also learn how CBS leverages publication-subscription models to drive cloud-based orchestration of media workflows within Amazon Web Services. AWS concepts, such as EC2, SNS, SQS, DynamoDb will be incorporated into the program as well as business best practices for media object tagging, security, and cost optimization.
Focus on the metadata maintenance and quality assurance of incoming assets for global distribution platforms
Curate incoming assets to automate the assets’ lifecycles as well as maximize the assets’ value for present and future business use cases
Maintain guidelines and procedures for consistent content organization, tag management, and metadata governance with a Cloud-based environment
Assist in the testing, creation and implementation of guidelines and procedures for content tagging opportunities to support future business requirements
Continual focus to optimize and/or eliminate workflows applied to content processing
Interface with technical teams as needed to refine applications and processes.
Extreme attention to detail
Curiosity to learn metadata management in association with cloud-based processing of video/audio multimedia formats
Self-motivated, team player who is results-oriented
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled