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Technical Director, Video Programming – SiriusXM

Company: SiriusXM

Location: Los Angeles, CA

  • Full Time


This is an all-purpose player for our video team. The Technical Director will be in studio every morning or afternoon to make sure all equipment is ready to go across multiple studios. The TP will be responsible for directing multiple shows a day – from camera positioning to assigning handheld operators in studio. Will be responsible for directing and delivering 3-camera program line cuts across multiple shows per day. Will also be responsible for framing up shots on other material as well as keeping each of our studios looking as sharp as possible.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare studios every morning.
  • Work closely with Video Producers and Senior Technical Producer on editorial strategy and content quality.
  • Responsible for making sure all video they create meets overall look and feel of SiriusXM video.
  • Establish scalable work flows for creating clips for multiple platforms in timely fashion.
  • Work closely with Engineering to maintain equipment.
  • Maintain and extend brand aesthetics and quality standards.
  • Ability and professional experience editing on Adobe Premiere.
  • Contribute to streamlining workflows and asset organization.
  • Manage priorities and workload effectively to meet all schedules and deadlines.
  • Handle critical deadlines and short turnarounds in a fast-paced live broadcast environment.
  • Create and export graphics in After Effects utilizing prebuilt templates.
  • Ability to shoot video.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
  • 2 – 3 years of experience operating New Tek TC-1 (Tricaster).
  • 2 – 3 years of experience as Adobe Premiere editor.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Experience in live event production.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Possesses a strong editorial eye for developing creative and strategic video programming.
  • Ability to effectively manage, lead and influence to meet content objectives.
  • Strong program and project management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task within a fast-paced and rapidly changing work environment; effectively manages stress and emotions under pressure.
  • Prior experience working with high profile talent and celebrities.
  • Familiarity with video publishing.
  • Familiarity with metadata best practices.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit; excited about the future of digital content and next generation video services.
  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Experience with New Tek TC-1(tricaster).
  • Knowledge of Panasonic PTZ cameras.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
  • Strong knowledge of PC based workstations.
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Premiere.
  • Proficiency with other Adobe Software, such as After Effects and Photoshop.
  • In-depth knowledge of video editing workflow, formats, codecs, plug-ins.
  • Knowledge in sound design software such as Audition or ProTools is a plus.
  • Must be skilled at Adobe Premier.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
  • Ability to shoot video and light.

SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

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