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Technical Director
Freelance
Posted on 7/23/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Requirements
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Technical Director in broadcast operations at a local TV station, cable/satellite channel or other industry-related environment
  • Working knowledge of systems/equipment used in functions identified above, including analog/digital/high definition video/audio signals and monitoring equipment
  • Understanding of peripheral device control
  • Ability to travel to remote broadcast sites, as assigned
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. un-assisted of technical and or set gear
  • Ability to work well in a broadcast team environment, including talent, producers and directors, under strict time deadlines
  • Possess working knowledge of all studio equipment and technologies
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule consisting of weekends and holidays
Responsibilities
  • Operates all video switching and special effects equipment for TV and OTT production primarily in a live studio environment
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of cleanly switching multi-camera productions while managing the stage monitor fills
  • Works with show director and production teams on the proper technical video switcher setups for each show as a liaison between producers, directors, clients and technical crew to facilitate the TV production process
  • Prepares show animations and switcher readiness
  • Works with Technical Operations Center (TOC), and Remote Sites to ensure remote feeds are properly setup
  • Operates routing equipment which may require patching of video, audio and other signals
  • Setup and operate different types of television/video cameras and associated equipment, including studio and remote cameras, Jib crane and a multi-camera robotic system
  • Operates lighting control system and make adjustments as needed
  • Responsible for the operation of video control (shading) equipment
  • Interface with the Engineering department regarding equipment maintenance issues
  • Lend creative input to Production staff where appropriate to enhance production value
  • Manages and configure video signal flow and overall visual design
  • Responsible for proper setup and configuration of video switchers with graphics for new shows or updated shows
  • Develop, write and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the department
  • Communicate frequently and effectively with show production staff regarding technical requirements
  • Perform same/similar duties on remote broadcasts, as assigned
FanDuel

1,001-5,000 employees

Fantasy sports and online U.S. sportsbook
Company Overview
Fanduel is on a mission to make sports more exciting. The company provides a daily fantasy sports platform with a range of game types for players with a guaranteed prize pool for the winners.
Benefits
  • From peer-to-peer learning to industry conferences, there are a number of ways to develop your career
  • From your head to your toes we’ve got you covered with our 100% health insurance coverage
  • We keep a well-stocked supply of snacks and refreshments to keep you going throughout the day
  • Flexible hours and vacation scheduling let you work when you’re at your best
  • We provide the latest tech and equipment, you get the job done
Company Values
  • We’re not just a company, we’re a collective. And we’re not just coworkers, we’re a community.
  • We’re an all-hands-on-deck crew of dreamers, doers, thinkers, makers, builders, breakers, and rebuilders.
  • We value teamwork above all else.
  • We believe that diversity and inclusiveness are at the core of any good team.
  • Passion for building a product our customers will love, passion for being the best in our field, and passion for our own people.