This person will be responsible for serving as the Technical Director for live shows as well as pre-recorded show element for CBS Sport Digital.

Your Day-To-Day:

The successful candidate will possess the ability, leadership, willingness, drive, and initiative to:

Work closely with senior producers, and producers and other members in planning pre-production activities

Work closely with the engineering department to create a successful workflow, report, track and resolve technical issues within the shows facility

See the details of a task through to completion

Collaborate and interact with colleagues and network staff

Undertake a project as own and take appropriate action

Responsible for the visual direction of broadcasts

Key Projects:

Work closely with CBS Sports Broadcast to create compelling content for customers on CBS Sports Digital platforms

Experience / Skills


What you bring to the team:

Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications or equivalent

At least 3 years of "hands-on" experience in the technical direction of television newscasts

Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news

Since the schedules will rotate, you must be able to work all shifts, including weekends and overnights, and holidays. Must be able to work additional hours beyond scheduled shift with little or no notice if needed

Must thrive in a fast-paced, team environment

The applicant must be able to perform a variety of tasks that may require sitting or standing for extended periods, reaching, bending, light lifting and carrying. Adequate eyesight and hearing are also a requirement

Experience with ELC OPERATIONS - calling and cutting News Broadcasts, Camera Robotics, Audio Consoles, Playout Servers, and Graphics Playback are a must

Extensive knowledge of video switchers, graphics systems, server playout systems, audio consoles and robotic camera systems is essential

You might also have -

Experience with Ross products including switchers, Inception and Xpression is desired

Demonstrated experience as a creative/technical director is helpful

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