The Wall Street Journal is the most trusted news organization in America and the best source of news and analysis for ambitious people. Our reporters, editors, developers, and audio and visual journalists around the world create important and impactful stories, firmly rooted in fact and adhering to the highest ethical standards. We report without fear or bias, and we maintain a proper sense of perspective, detachment and objectivity in our reporting. We're using the latest technology to develop new ways of publishing our journalism on a variety of platforms, experimenting with augmented reality and cutting-edge video and mobile storytelling formats. We’re looking for great journalists and innovative minds to join our newsroom as we continue to tell the important stories and further reinvent our journalism for digital priorities.
The Wall Street Journal is looking for a media manager and engineer with strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills to work with our global video and audio team in London.
You will work collaboratively with video and audio staff to facilitate everyday coverage and production needs. We're looking for someone with a professional background in multi-format production and who demonstrates strong operational expertise in a digital control room and production environment.
The position requires a knowledge of cloud-based workflows including Adobe Creative Cloud editing, AWS and EditShare media asset management. It's key that you stay up-to-date with technology and resources.
Because this is a global news operation, you must have organizational and interpersonal skills to balance a variety of production needs across our global offices.
You will be based out of our London office. You will report to the New York-based Senior Director of Multi-Format Production.
To apply, please submit a resume and a cover letter clearly outlining how your skills and experience meet or exceed the requirements. Candidates who do not submit cover letters will
not be considered.
Handle on-site technical management of live video streams
Serve as a media manager to curate and organize media assets
Partner with video and audio journalists to provide operational support to all projects
Manage multiple projects in various stages of production
Complete additional duties as assigned, including facilitating breaking news and special events coverage
Be able to work late hours and weekends both as part of a regular weekend rotation and as news developments may warrant
At least five years of experience serving as an engineer in a daily news environment, preferably at a top-tier news organization
Professional-level understanding of the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Avid Pro-tools and production workflows
Experience producing results under tight deadline constraints
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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ
Job Category: News/Editorial Group
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Req ID: 31803