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Technical Operations Specialist

Fort Lee, NJ
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Technical Operations Specialist

Jobid 23768-388447

Location: Fort Lee, NJ, 07024, USA

Description **Job Number** 37380BR

**Job Title** Technical Operations Specialist

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - TLM WNJU

**Posting Category** Technology/Engineering

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** New Jersey

**City** Fort Lee


Key member of the on-air production team at WNJU with multiple duties.

•Technical Directing live as well as recorded programs, segments, spots, promos and commercials utilizing ROSS Overdrive

•Ability to build splits, boxes, and multi-layered effects on the switcher level

•Ability to perform audio duties and show mixing as needed.

•Ability to perform ingest and signal acquisition duties as needed.

•Ability to perform editing duties as needed.

•Maintain inventory and perform daily housekeeping of all switcher effects and banks.

•Maintain strict station quality standards

•Proactively stay current with production changes, and technology advancements that are designed to improve workflows

•Willingness to help train colleagues.

•Participate in daily editorial meetings.

•Submit Issue Tracker Discrepancy Report as needed.


•In-depth experience (3+ years) with all aspects of ROSS Overdrive Automation System.

•In-depth experience (3+ years) iNews.

•In-depth experience with ROSS switchers.

•In-depth knowledge of Avid Newscutter/ Media Composer/Adobe Premiere.

•Fully knowledgeable in all aspects of television production.

•Knowledge of graphics devices such as Xpression.

•Knowledge of video server playback and ingest.

•3+ Years working in television news.

•Ability to multi-task a must.

•Candidate must be able to work under stress and tight deadlines.

•Ability to react quickly and make decisions.

•Ability to work as a team and interface with all levels to drive our news vision.

•Strong Interpersonal skills with ability to interface with all levels of management & user community in a positive and professional level.

•A positive and motivated attitude to consistently raise the production standard.

•Candidate must be willing to join IBEW Union.

**Desired Characteristics**

• Bachelor’s degree in Communication.

• Bilingual (English/Spanish)

• Familiarity with ROSS Dashboard.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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