Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • New York City


Technical Director - SNY - Freelance
TV Content & Production
NBC Sports Group
Crew leader who works with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming, under supervision of Director & Operations management
Build and organize switcher effects, snapshots, transitions and specialty wipes
Help provide solutions for studio, and control room production needs
Test and prepare television technical operations systems and equipment for use including automation coding
Work closely with Operations Management and Engineering to ensure all equipment is meeting expectations

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience required required
Five (5) years of related TD experience in live, multi-camera studio production preferred
Proficient in operation and building of effects on Ross Overdrive and Grass Valley Kayenne with internal DPM
General understanding of all aspects and duties of a Level 1 technician, including: Stage Managing, Robotic Camera, Teleprompter, LED Lighting, Audio, Video Playback
Proficient in live studio and remote program operations
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and set / strike studio gear

Eligibility Requirements:

Interested and qualified candidates must submit a resume / CV through
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
Must be 18 years or older
Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Ability to travel as required

Desired Characteristics
Familiarity with NY sports a plus
Live directing experience, both standard and automated, a plus
Proficiency in iNEWS or similar newsroom software system preferred
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment.
Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays.

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports RSN - SNY
Career Level
CityNew York
New York
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.
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