Accessibility / Captioning / Technical Editor
Captioning Technical Editor professionals with knowledge of Section 508, W3C, and/or WCAG to assist with captioning and transcription supporting the agency. A successful Captioning Technical Editor will have a deep grasp of video accessibility issues as well as the video production pipeline, and will be able to confidently advise and respond to requests from a variety of sources.
The Captioning Technical Editor is responsible for editing all forms of videos produced by the agency.
Editing high-quality video content daily
Delivering content within regular often short timetables
Meeting the needs of the Project managers and video content creators
Coordinating with other editors to tackle larger projects
Adapting deliverables to accommodate a number of platforms.
Perform quality control reviews on produced captions and transcripts
Act as point of expertise and advocate for video accessibility
Exporting final delivery file
Final Quality control check of the delivery file Required Skills
Experience and knowledge of Section 508 requirements for closed captioning
Knowledge of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Excellent grammar and listening skills
Ability to work with team as well as operate independently
Deep understanding of video accessibility concerns
Strong attention to detail
Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously according to planned timelines
Shows initiative to not only support, but also to improve the organization.
Demonstrate collaborative behavior and a “team-first” attitude.
Experience working within federal government
Applying automation methods and techniques
Experience with post-production workflows, including knowledge of common recording and playback formats and standards
Proficiency with Editing Software About Silver Edge
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