[var] => cut_url
<pre>Array ( [var] => cut_url ) </pre> Resume for Gerald H. for Consultant / Entertainment, Music, Film & Arts in Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong (China). Search More Resumes for Consultant on #89MHOU23L

Search Resumes

Post Jobs

Job Seekers:
Post Your Resume


Resume for Gerald H. for Consultant / Entertainment, Music, Film & Arts in Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong (China)

Occupation: Consultant Industry: Entertainment, Music, Film & Arts
Country: Hong Kong (China) City: Ap Lei Chau
State: Ap Lei Chau ZIP: NA

View Complete Resume   Download Resume [
    [name] => cut_url
Share Share

< Back to search results Preview: For the complete resume and contact info please download it.

    [var] => content
    [type] => preview
    [var] => cut_url
| |Gerald H. |
| |Flat C, /F, Tower , Larvotto, Ap Lei Chau Praya Road, Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong |
|Mobile: |+ | | |
| | |
| | |
|Key Achievements |
|As Lead technologist, defined and developed one of the leading digital video and localisation service |
|providers in the UK. |
|Project manager and technical lead on consolidating three companies into a new purposebuilt facility on |
|time and to budget. |
|Global technical lead for Deluxe on the deployment of the Google|YouTube premium video platform, working |
|with Google|YouTube, rights owners and other Deluxe facilities around the world. |
|Delivered digital video, audio and subtitle solutions for media partners, web sites and online providers |
|to launch new services for global providers such as Apple iTunes and Playstation Networks |
|Developed new service lines as a profitable revenue stream eg: Audio Description which involved working |
|with customers, software developers, Dolby, DTS, Digital Cinema providers and internal teams |
|Speaking at key industry events such as IBC, The Production Show, D Forum and Sony Computer |
|Entertainment product launches. |
|Work experience |
|Deluxe Digital |January – November |
|Studios |Senior Director of Technology |
| |High level client management of technical services |
| |Working with new clients on workflow definition and project kickoffs |
| |Development , workflow design and project management of new product offering and |
| |services |
| |Working with the Global R&D group on tool and system design, implementation, testing|
| |and roll out |
| |Management of the design, build, technical and services team to relocate the DDS |
| |London facility |
| |Representing Deluxe on industry bodies and organisations such as UltraViolet and |
| |trade events |
| | |
| |August – February |
| |Secondment to Deluxe Digital Studios Burbank, Los Angeles, California |
| |As Lead Technical Analyst reviewing global processes and procedures across the |
| |global business. During the secondment I spent three weeks per month in Burbank and |
| |one week per month in London |
| |Reviewed processes in DVD authoring, compression, QC, Bluray authoring, |
| |compression, QC, New technology business unit, Microplant replication facility and |
| |other areas to improve the workflows and recommend tool and software development. |
| |August – January |
| |Technical Director |
| |Overall responsibility for the video, audio and data services both in terms of |
| |design, delivery and ongoing support for three sites across London |
| |Defining the workflows used for services |
| |Responsibility for managing installation and development projects to bring them in |
| |on time and to budget |
| |Working with the Global RnD group as the European representative. |
| |Prototyping and development of software tools, utilities and web services |
| |Representing and speaking at international events for deluxe |
| |New service and product planning, development and delivery. |
| |Working with Apple to provide iTunes video encoding services and become an approved |
| |facility |
| |Building the services required to support the Sony Playstation Networks European |
| |launch |
| |Portal onboarding process for digital video services with multiple partners and |
| |providers including VOD portals and websites. |
| |Design and rollout of major facility upgrades such as a TB BlueArc NAS and CPU |
| |video render farm. |
| | |
| | |
| | |
| | |
| | |
| |February August |
| |Technical Projects Manager |
| |Working on the design and maintenance of video, audio and IT facilities |
| |Managing the day to day IT and AV support and operations groups. |
| |Working with the global IT team on standardization and infrastructure enhancements |
| |Research and development into and provision of HDDVD Compression, encoding, |
| |authoring and QC |
| |Research and development to launch Audio Description services for theatrical, |
| |broadcast, home entertainment and online. |
| | |
|Electric Switch Ltd |May – February |
| |Engineering Manager |
| |Responsibility for the Audio, video and IT services |
| |Managing the IT support team |
| |Managing the AV encoding team |
| |Working on the DVD format inception in Europe |
| |Authoring the first ever DVD released in Europe |
| |Design of Audio and Video facilities |
| | |
|Electric Group Ltd |June – May |
| |Assistant Engineer |
|Education and training |
| |Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication, Penrose Way, LondonÊSE EW |
| |BTEC HND Engineering Broadcast Television Studio Systems |
| – |BHASVIC, Dyke Rd, Hove, East Sussex BN EG, UK |
| |A levels Mathematics, Physics and Psychology |
| | |
|Technical skills and competences |
| years experience running video, audio and IT services for a new media and post production facility. |
|Experience in launching new products and services on time and to budget including workflow design, |
|procurement, budgeting and delivery. |
|In depth knowledge and understanding of digital video and audio file formats such as MPEG, MXF, |
|Quicktime, WMV, , Dolby Digital, |
|Thorough knowledge of video and data based tape formats including Digital Betacam, HDCAM SR, XDCAM, LTO |
|/// |
|Advanced DVD Authoring skills and format knowledge. |
|Advanced Bluray and Bluray D format knowledge. |
|Advanced knowledge of subtitle formats and specifications for Broadcast, Web, Theatrical and online |
|delivery |
|Developed multiple tools to support Video, audio, subtitle and metadata services. Examples are given |
|below: |
|DigitalCopyValidator – validation of Digital copy authoring to ensure compliance of authoring and video |
|DTS subtitle Ghenerator – creation of the subtitle deliveries for the DTS theatrical subtitle system |
|ADUtilities – A tool for creation and recording of audio description, subtitling and associated file |
|creation and conversion

Not Enough Credits
Sorry, but you don't have enough credits to download this resume.

Purchase more credits
Not Available
Sorry but this resume is not available for download. Please choose another!

Confirm Download

Would you like to download  for 1 credit?

You have  credits left.

Yes No 

Don't ask me again
Confirm View Complete Resume

Would you like to view  for 1 credit?

You have  credits left.

Yes No 

Don't ask me again