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Freelance Studio Technician

Job Title
Freelance Studio Technician
Job ID
Las Vegas,  NV 89044
Other Location
Blue Wire is an audio-centric sports media brand reaching millions of listeners through 200+ podcasts with influencers, journalists, athletes, pro teams, and fans. Founded in August 2018, the company has grown from a cluster of regional podcasts to one of the largest sports audio providers on the internet.

Blue Wire and Wynn Resorts have partnered on a first-of-its-kind brand alliance. Wynn Resorts is home to Blue Wire’s physical studio space within the heart of its flagship Las Vegas property. We activate around tentpole sports events like March Madness, NFL Draft, and NBA Summer League. Blue Wire also produces compelling, athlete and influencer led content year-round out of the studio while continuing to innovate new ideas and promotions with the world-class hospitality brand.

Position Overview:
Blue Wire Studios is looking for an experienced Studio Technician to assist in the production of original content from our Wynn studio property. You will assist in the operation of a studio while maintaining audio, and video quality of our content. You will edit and mix audio and video files. You understand video engineering workflow, PTZ cameras, video switching in a live environment, streaming procedures across various platforms including codecs and formats, vMix, vMix call, and lighting. You understand video and audio signal flow, audio processing, sound effects selection and integration, headphone mix creation, and submix creation.

This role is a contractor position, based in Las Vegas. Candidates must reside in the area.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Assist in audio and/or video content capture and editing of content
  • Aid in development of new content formats with producers
  • Edit and assemble episodes of original content 
  • Ensure all edits are completed according to Blue Wire editing specifications 
  • Ensure project deadlines are met
  • Collaborate with teams across Blue Wire including development, production, postproduction, marketing, operations, business development, business affairs and more
Qualifications & Skills:
Candidate must be passionate, knowledgeable about the sports content medium and must have experience in the following categories: 
  • Hands on experience creating quality content a studio environment  
  • Adobe creative suite (MUST)
  • Triggering music and sound effects cues in a live environment 
  • Triggering live switching multiple cameras in a live environment 
  • Triggering live graphic overlays in alive environment 
  • Ability to trouble shoot video, audio and live stream issues as they arise 
  • Be open to taking risks and trying things outs. Must not be afraid to fail 
  • Have a collaborative mindset 
  • Be meticulous editor and listener 
  • Posses’ interpersonal skills such as communication skills, active listening, and the ability to foster relationships

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