Technical Director - Freelance

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Sep 13, 2017 - Requisition No. 62030

Smarter, Faster, and as always - First. That's our philosophy. Bloomberg Media empowers global business leaders with breaking news, expert opinion and proprietary data distributed on every platform, across every time zone. Like our products and solutions- our teams are agile, dynamic, and innovative. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy for which we're known. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces. We challenge each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in our communities as around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen!

Around the clock, from around the globe- our Broadcast Ops Group supports live production for Television, Radio, and digital platforms. From our world headquarters in New York City, you will do much more than keep the lights on. With over 2,700 news professionals in 150 bureaus across 73 countries- we face exciting challenges every minute of every day.

You're the type of person who thrives in a fast paced high energy environment. You have a strong understanding of control room operations, and you’ll manage a crew who can run it efficiently and effectively. You’ll be an essential resource to Directors as well as the editorial team. We're looking for someone like you to join our growing and dedicated Broadcast Operations group.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Have knowledge of technical operations including fundamentals of audio, video and graphics
  • Be an excellent troubleshooter of audio/video problems
  • Be a team-player, with an “all hands on deck” mindset
  • Be dynamic and able to switch gears between multiple roles including cameras, audio, technical directing, affiliate directing, and master control

You'll need to have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a top ten market as a live newscast Technical Director
  • Experience in a live news environment is key
  • Great attention to detail, and be organized!
  • Flexibility with work hours

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we’re a good match. We'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps- but in the meantime feel free to browse this: https://www.bloombergmedia.com/

We are an equal opportunity 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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