Job Description Summary:
It is the academic mission of the George Washington School of Business to be a preeminent business school designed to prepare our students to become ethical world business leaders. We strive to be recognized for scholarly research, teaching excellence, innovative curricula, and focused on the responsible management of organizations in the global environment.
In support of GWSB’s mission, we are seeking a Senior Multimedia Producer to play a key role in promoting our values and achievements. The Studio Engineer will highlight our academic excellence and innovative projects through engaging video and podcast production, significantly impacting our global community.
The Sr. Multimedia Producer at GWSB’s primary responsibilities involve operating the NewTek Tricaster TC410 for preproduction and broadcast video and the application of advanced audio and lighting techniques managed digitally from a control room. Troubleshooting and resolving video, audio, and lighting issues will necessitate keen problem-solving skills and in-depth knowledge of control room workflows for video, audio, and lighting. Additional responsibilities include operating PTZ cameras with a comprehensive understanding of camera mechanics, shot composition, and green/blue screens. Expertise needed in setting up, controlling, and calibrating cameras in a control room setting. Will manage audio for both video and podcasts using a TASCAM audio board for superior sound mixing and mastering. Lighting and design skills required for complicated lighting schemes include green screens and light panels. A comprehensive understanding of how the control room equipment is integrated into the studio is essential for seamless workflow and pre-production setup.
Operate a TASCAM audio board to mix and master sound quality effectively.
Apply in-depth knowledge of microphone techniques, including the positioning and selection of appropriate microphones (boom and lav mics).
Troubleshoot and resolve audio and acoustic issues promptly.
Operate PTZ cameras and camcorders proficiently, utilizing an understanding of camera mechanics and shot composition.
Set up, control, and calibrate cameras to ensure optimal video quality for productions.
Design lighting setups that effectively utilize light and shadow to create the desired mood and tone.
Operate a lighting control board and program lighting scenes for various productions.
Use a NewTek video switcher for live streaming and recording, ensuring high-quality output.
Manage live feeds to guarantee smooth transitions and error-free operation during broadcasts.
Oversee live video broadcasts, including setting up streams and maintaining broadcast quality control.
Coordinate and execute live broadcast events to ensure the delivery is of high quality.
Edit video and audio content proficiently using Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Audition.
Apply sound design and audio post-production techniques to enhance final outputs.
Utilize strong problem-solving skills to address and resolve technical issues quickly.
Conduct regular maintenance on equipment to prevent operational problems.
Collaborate effectively with producers, directors, and team members to achieve project goals.
Manage multiple projects simultaneously with excellent project management skills.
Schedule studio resources, including equipment and space, to optimize production workflows.
Work with team members and clients to maximize efficient use of studio time.
Handle the efficient setup and breakdown of studio equipment for various productions.
Ensure all studio equipment is well-maintained, updated, and stored safely.
This position performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning tasks that are logically related to the position.
Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization plus 5 years of relevant professional experience, or, a Master’s degree or higher in a relevant area of study plus 3 years of relevant professional experience. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications:
3+ years of hands-on experience in a studio setting, ideally with a focus on live broadcasting. Candidates with a proven track record in this area will be highly preferred.
A robust understanding of audio and video technologies, demonstrating comprehensive knowledge of the latest trends and equipment in the industry.
Advanced proficiency in operating sophisticated audio boards, video switchers, PTZ cameras, lighting equipment, and green screens. Experience in leveraging these tools to produce high quality content is highly valued.
Exceptional editing skills, complemented by a strong familiarity with leading post-production software, such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and similar platforms.
Outstanding problem-solving and analytical skills, capable of quickly diagnosing and addressing technical issues in a dynamic studio environment.
Proven ability to work effectively under tight deadlines, demonstrating strong organizational skills in simultaneously managing multiple tasks and projects.
Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, capable of collaborating effectively with diverse teams and ensuring clear and concise information exchange.
A keen eye for detail and a relentless commitment to quality, ensuring that every aspect of production meets the highest standards of excellence.
Typical Hiring Range
$64,483.58 - $88,679.60
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II. JOB DETAILS
Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C.
School of Business (SB)
Comm, Mktg & Media
Full time -> FTE 1.00
Hours Per Week:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Will this job require the employee to work on site?
Employee Onsite Status
On-campus (in person)
Required Background Check:
Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Employer will not sponsor for employment Visa status
Internal Applicants Only?
Job Open Date:
Job Close Date:
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.
The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.