Experienced AV Live Events Technician | London | Bloomberg Careers

Experienced AV Live Events Technician

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Posted Jun 28, 2021 - Requisition No. 91780

Who we are:

Bloomberg's Audio Visual team touches every business unit and every service offering within the organization. It is the primary resource utilized to facilitate real-time face to face communication and enables remote location collaboration. Audio Visual solutions are utilized everywhere and will need to be accessible anywhere.

What we do:

We support, suggest, and facilitate technological collaboration across the globe. We connect decision-makers with information and enable the business to transpire anywhere. We are vital to the firm’s scalability and crucial to using a global knowledge base. We deliver outstanding service during events on a local and global scale. Our service offerings fall into five distinct categories: Event Space Technology, UC Collaboration, AV Infrastructure, AV Design / Build Management, and Digital Signage.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Take a lead role in the management of all aspects of live AV Events, with strong experience in audio-visual control room operations, from signal flows to hands-on operation and event delivery
  • Deliver premier events both in a virtual and hybrid environment for a multitude of partners
  • Have a solid understanding and operational experience of vision mixers, audio mixers, remote cameras (including camera racking and framing), lighting, floor management and video wall processors
  • Move quickly and accurately under pressure in a fast-paced live events environment
  • Collaborate with both internal and external events teams and suppliers to ensure outstanding event delivery
  • Ensure the highest AV standards and guidelines are met
  • Collaborate on and deliver maintenance and upgrade projects across all technical fields
  • Methodically troubleshoot and diagnose technical problems across all areas of live event technology, working with vendors and suppliers to quickly resolve and mitigate any issues
  • Be a team player, with an “all hands-on deck” attitude

You’ll need to have:

  • A strong desire to work as part of a team in a highly collaborative environment
  • Ability to multitask and learn new systems quickly
  • Demonstrated live event technical operations experience with experience in a technical management role
  • Excellent customer focused approach
  • Ability to respond to changes in a short time frame
  • Experience within Event Management
  • Experience of LED video walls and projection
  • Ability to demonstrate outstanding technical/troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in installation/commissioning of AV systems
  • An appreciation of networking topology and experience with Dante, NDI and other associated protocols
  • Solid grasp of video conference tools and troubleshooting (Zoom, Webex, MS Teams, etc.)
  • Ability to set up, test, calibrate and commission equipment and devices as required for a fully functional AV system
  • Strong digital literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point)

We’d love to see:

  • Relevant industry certifications (i.e. Q-Sys, Extron, Christie, Crestron)
  • Broadcast or Corporate event technical background
  • Video wall Christie Spyder or similar experience

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this:

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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