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:

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

Job Requirements:

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

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years major market or 3 years small market in similar capacity of job responsibilities
  • 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

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