Description MediaMonks is looking for a Livestream Technical Director to run the technical portions of our live shows and support our (remote) workflow. A production and post-production generalist at heart, this person will assist the solutions and experiential teams with technical guidance and hands-on leadership of all broadcast and live-streamed events. Additionally, this individual will work to bridge the gap between production, post, and IT, implementing best practices for secure-data capture.
Responsibilities Broadcast Engineering leadership and active production engagement. Onset (virtual and physical) broadcast production engineering. Signal flow creation and documentation.
Serve the production role of EIC or Broadcast TD. Broadcast Equipment stewardship. Global Inventory and tracking of all broadcast equipment.
Advise the solutions director with ROI modeling for equipment based on rental records. Assist the solutions and IT Tech team with the implementation of protocols, support, optimization, security, and administration. Document all aspects of your work with the intention of onboarding Technical Directors.
Digital Imaging Tech. Help bridge the gap between production and post. Advise on imaging best practices.
Workflow and Pipeline development. Remote workflow creation, documentation and support. Role At MediaMonks, you’ll join a successful and super-fast-moving company creative people would kill to work for.
You’ll have the chance to bring forth award-winning work as part of a truly global company working as one office across teams and time zones with 2,500 Monks and counting. If you’re looking to do great work with great people who know how to party extremely well, apply to join in the fun. In this role, you are responsible for setting the right production approach for the most challenging interactive live streamings.
You are great at planning the execution of the broadcasts and able to mitigate the risks before anyone. You make sure everything is set before going live, as a “check-list person”. You’ll be directing fast-moving live streaming projects on an international scale.
No matter how intense the LIVE is, you can keep a helicopter view at all times, and instead of freaking out, you’re freaking good at dealing with challenging tech operations and surprising requests. You’re the ‘whip’ of these projects and need to hustle Monks across teams and time zones in order to meet the quality expected for the e-vents. For this client-facing role, we’re looking to hire someone with a proven track record in delivering high-end live streaming projects and whatever else comes your way — leading projects from proposal to an actual end e-vent.
You help to debrief and find a solution for the most surprisingly client’s specifics. You liaise with the project’s producers and the client to make sure all boxes are checked; About YouYou have a consistent DIR (Doing It Right) approach to life and production. You ask people when they say “4K, 30” if they mean “UHD, 29.
97,” but you’re patient when people think the wifi is the internet. If it’s broken you know how to fix it, and you have the right torx driver with you in your bag. You believe in the reporting structure of broadcast production, you can lead an engineering and camera team; but know and respect that liability and the call lies with the producers.
You can be client-facing. Expertise in: FFMPEG, Adobe Creative Cloud, vMix, Livestreamstudio, Blackmagic/AJA Suite of Products, lensing, SMPTE protocols, checksum protocols, RAID and NAS configurations, diverse encoder set. Strong expertise in broadcast and production environments You’re a proficient English communicator, able to provide clear updates on the development and direction once in the set.
Min. 100 hours behind the switcher in a live environment Bonus: Unity, Unreal and engine based skills MediaMonks is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. The Company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, compensates, and administers all personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sex stereotyping (including assumptions about a person’s appearance or behavior, gender roles, gender expression, or gender identity), pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.
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