Archive Services Representative (Temporary)

Work Locations: With the exception of some select roles that have In-Office requirements, most temporary or third party payroll workers should expect to work remotely, unless otherwise discussed.

Division Story

A+E’s Technology team is deep-rooted in the heart of our business. We have great people and great technologies, and together we take on the toughest challenges. As innovators, we choose to iterate, pivot, and adapt quickly. We’ve reinvented the way A+E leverages technology to produce and sell world-class content. We’ve modernized our core solutions and embraced a cloud first approach. Perched on the virtues of our “Technology Code”, we make technology better, create solutions together, and most of all, we have fun with it. Our team members are motivated individuals who help each other do remarkable things every day. Together we deliver best-in-class solutions that transform the way A+E works. If this sounds like something you want to be a part of, we want to hear from you!

Job Description

THE ROLE:  Archive Services Representative

The Archive Services Representative’s responsibilities include preservation, organization, and movement of digital and physical media assets. Candidate will focus supporting high profile media asset migration project. Collaborate with Post Production, and Global teams on reviewing and identifying content for cloud migration. Additional responsibilities include coordination and movement of media assets to internal and external locations and archive maintenance. This role may require flexibility to support varying shifts. Including day, night and weekend coverage. Representative will be required to support operations remotely. Reliable internet and wi-fi connectivity will be needed to for remote workflows.


  • Data analysis of 3 digital archives; identifying parity, discrepancies, and redundancies.
  • Migration and transfer of digital assets to cloud storage.
  • Research and monitor media assets and metadata in a 3 digital archives.
  • Monitor and load balance of cloud and digital archive transfer resources.

Important Skills

Data Analysis – The primary focus of this project is comparison of a high volume of digital assets archived in 3 storage systems. This role will require the ability to navigate and update multiple databases and trackers.  

Problem Solving – The archives house the vast majority of A+E’s over 1,000,000 physical and digital media assets. Archive Services reps are often required to turn requests around in short periods of time to meet critical deadlines. They are continually challenged to assess critical need and prioritize requests based on their knowledge of workflow, resource capabilities and client need. Because assets are distributed to multiple locations in various formats, Archive Services reps must be organized and sometimes creative in coordinating movement of material to fulfill client requests.

Communication/Collaboration – The Archive Services team is often responsible for movement of high volume of media assets to support multiple business streams. They will need to be in frequent communication with fellow team members as well as partner groups. Archive Services reps need to communicate clearly and concisely.

Detail-oriented – Archive Services Reps are required to navigate media tracking systems and archive based tools. They are often required to research media asset records to find alternate solutions. Attention to detail is a key factor in successfully fulfilling client needs.


The Archive Services Rep role will provide the opportunity to work with cloud and digital media archives, learn formative cloud infrastructure, support a large content digitization project and work within team environment. Archive Services consistently grows in the ways they transfer content. As technology evolves so does the role of an Archive Services Rep.


  • BA or Media Related Degree and/or 1-2 years prior experience in Media Industry.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional Client service
  • Ability to multi-task within tight deadlines
  • Aptitude to excel in team environment
  • Dependable home internet connectivity
  • Support night and weekend schedules

Please note project assignment associates are engaged to provide service to A+E Networks on a temporary basis in connection with a specific project. Project assignment associates are hired and employed through a third party vendor with a duration/tenure of no longer than eighteen (18) months.


Contract Hourly Pay Rate: $30.00

The pay rate displayed serves as a good faith estimate for this role. 

Compensation for the role will be based on a number of different factors such as a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies, location, and experience.