POSITION Closed Captioning Specialist
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED February 22, 2024


The Big Dipper Digital Content and Design, Inc. is a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Corporation, in-charge of operating and maintaining the company's Media Asset Management system which includes:

- Converting Analog Video Materials to Digital Format
- Video Quality Checking of Ingested Video
- Cataloging of Ingested Materials
- Providing Transcription/Translation/ Synopsis Writing
- Processing of Multi-Format Dubbing


    The Closed Captioning Specialist is in-charge in ensuring the quality of closed captioning provided for mandated and scripted company-produced/acquired programs, movies, digital originals, and other pertinent content. As well as closed caption requirements for online and OTT distribution, both local and international.

    Statement of Duties
    1. Functions as shift head and ensures that SLAs are met with regard to the closed captioning requirements of mandated & scripted company-produced/acquired programs, movies, digital original and other related content
    2. Conducts quality checking (QC) by reviewing, revising/editing, and verifying closed caption provided for aforementioned content in adherence to implementing rules and regulations (IRR) issued by the MTRCB. Aligns closed captioning quality standards with online and OTT requirements, both local and international
    3. Conducts mentoring and training for closed caption providers, both for in-house (Big Dipper) to promote continuous improvement in terms of service; and content owners to allow the latter to validate closed captioning provided prior to airing/publishing.


    College Graduate (4-year course)
    Journalism, Literature, Mass Com or any related course preferred
    Excellent oral and written communication skills
    Basic Computer operations
    Can work under pressure and meet deadlines
    Keen with details
    Flexible and can work with minimum supervision
    With excellent command of the English grammar/language
    Must pass the Translation exam
    Willing to work in shifts and long hours
    At least 2-3 years related job experience preferred

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.