Saturday , February 4 2023

Univision Careers – Technical Director

Website Univision

Job Description:

Univision is seeking a creative and talented Technical Director based in Houston, Texas. The successful candidate will direct live newscasts, news briefs and weather segments. The qualified candidate will work closely with News personnel in creating necessary elements for live or taped programming for linear and non-linear platforms. Operate studio cameras and audio board in the event of emergencies. This individual must be a strategic and creative thinker, a self-starter, and a collaborator willing to learn and share ideas. This individual should also have working knowledge of Ross Overdrive.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee completion and distribution of news elements
  • Ingest daily news briefs and weekly local shows into on air servers.
  • Perform quality checks and input of all programming elements
  • Work closely with sales/promotions/public affairs on special elements for programs
  • Direct daily newscasts

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work any shift, including weekends and holidays
  • Minimum of 2 years major market or 3 years small market in similar capacity of job responsibilities
  • Candidate must have basic editing knowledge in Avid and Adobe Premiere
  • Must maintain a good driving record
  • Familiarity with microwave, satellite, and digital technology
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and coordinate trafficking of commercial dubbing for master control operations
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, I-News newsroom systems
  • Knowledge of control room operation equipment including teleprompter, studio cameras, audio board, video play out servers

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent of specialized training in the professional field
  • Basic graphic design experience, including Photoshop experience

Job Details:

Company: Univision

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here