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Dow Jones Studio Audio Engineer/Technician in NEW YORK, New York

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Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking an audio engineer/technician to help maintain daily operations for its podcast studios in midtown Manhattan.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Maintain high quality standards for studio recordings and field audio

  • Keep podcast studio and podcast whisper room in reliable working order

  • Must embrace and adopt new technologies for audio gathering, both in-house and in the field

  • Must work professionally with growing podcast team to meet tight deadlines

Key candidate requirements:

  • At least 3 to 5 years experience with podcast, audio and voiceover studios

  • Experience with a range of technologies, including Audio over IP, ISDN and Skype

  • Familiarity with installing, maintaining and capturing audio on Adobe Audition and similar software

  • Ability to troubleshoot in a pinch and calmly find a resolution

  • Comfortable making studio repairs, ranging from microphones to Comrex units to Telos Xstreams

  • Ability to maintain field gear, especially Marantz, MixPre3 and MixPre6 devices

  • Knowledge of best practices for multi-track audio editing

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: News/Editorial Group

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The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 38 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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Req ID: 17966

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