Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Englewood Cliffs


Audio Engineer
Operations & Technology
The Audio Engineer for GMO Post would mix and sound design content for various NBC Universal’s Cable Entertainment properties. Additionally, they would work with editors to add audio to assets for on-air broadcast and digital platforms. They would also help maintain audio rooms and equipment by working with engineering on upgrades and work with manager on future builds and needs for both software and hardware to keep the GMO audio rooms up to date with the latest needed equipment. The Audio Engineer will also be the lead for freelance audio engineers and create SOPs for best practices. 

Job Duties
Creates audio mixes and sound design for GMO Post Production
Provide a strong creative vision and direction for all mixes
Creation and delivery of audio files back to editor or clients in a timely fashion
Performs voice-over recordings, sessions, dialog editing and audio treatment as needed
Proficiency in ProTools, Waves Plugins and knowledge of Avid isis storage
Regulates volume levels and sound quality during recording sessions, to broadcast standards. 
Drive high quality standard for audio throughout GMO Post
Mix and design dialogue, sound effects, and music for assets in both stereo and 5.1 surround
Experience in Audio & systems design collaboration tools
Troubleshoots and maintain recording equipment, plugins and ProTools software in audio rooms EC and 30 Rock
Work collaboratively with editors, PMs, writer producers and other audio engineers as well  clients to assess scope of projects
Stores and catalogues all audio projects
Stay current on industry trends and new technology for sound design

Basic Qualifications
Degree in Audio Engineering, Production, or equivalent work experience in a related field
5 years of relevant professional experience required
Good organizational and project management skills are necessary
Proficiency in ProTools HD, Waves Plugins and knowledge of Avid systems
Must be able to assist in maintaining both hardware and software
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment
Working knowledge of post ecosystem

Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job #:43174BR)
Must be willing to work in our Englewood Cliff NJ and New York City offices as needed
Willingness work overtime, nights, and on weekends as needed with a flexible schedule
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume
Desired Characteristics
Strong attention to detail
Extremely organized
Ability to train others
Strong communication skills
Ability to work independently and well with others
Ability to demonstrate troubleshooting techniques and problem solve with minimal direction
Sub-BusinessGlobal Media Operations
Career Level
CityEnglewood Cliffs
New Jersey
CountryUnited States
About Us
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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