Audio Engineer, CNBC
Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Mix live and taped news format productions with heavy emphasis on remotes and server playback.
-Manage and update intercom panels and ifb designations.
-Manage shared resources for seamless control room switching.
-Prepare elements and control room for live and taped productions.
-Edit music and sound effects within a short turnaround time to air.
-Coordinate and prepare multiple discrete mix-minus feeds with the control room Tech Manager and studio Floor Manager.
-Interface with editorial and control room staff to determine elements and solutions for new and ongoing productions.
-Responsible for compliance with all applicable broadcast and company policies.
-Test and verify all equipment: Networked audio console, intercoms, RF and hard line microphones, RF and hard line IFB’s, routers, multiple audio and video servers,
GPI interface with video switcher, Midi.
-Set up and operate small format audio cart for FOH presentation and simultaneous to-air situations with small frame console, IFB feeds, wireless mics, intercom and PA.
-Embellish, edit, and sweeten audio in post using Protools and sound effects library.
-Interface daily with audio team to research and design audio solutions pertaining to production needs.
-Research and recommend new equipment.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a short term position, amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.
Minimum of five years audio experience using broadcast audio consoles and television production intercom systems.
-Extensive knowledge of digital/analog signal flow within large format networked audio consoles.
-Extensive knowledge of digital routing systems, ADAM intercom systems, RF microphone and IFB Equipment, PC and Mac small format audio editing software.
-Knowledge of Protools in an audio edit format (not used for live to air).
-Extensive knowledge of the following equipment: Calrec, Yamaha, Enco, Grass Valley, Miranda, Telex, AZedit, Clearcom, Freespeak, Dante, Lawo, Midi Solutions, Lectro, Shure, Sennhieser, Wysicom.
- Bachelor of Science/Arts degree in Communications or Sound Recording Technology preferred.
- Extensive knowledge and understanding of signal flow.
- Extensive knowledge in live TV Production and workflow.
-Strong sense of teamwork
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With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.
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