Technical Supervisor

Sky

The Technical Management team work across a broad range of Sky’s state-of-the-art studio facilities and systems as the technical leads ensuring effective and efficient delivery of all programming produced through the resources of Sky Production Services

What you’ll do:

  • On the day production technical ownership, ensuring our clients feel confident you are the go-to technical person on the production. Across all crafts, manage any changes or problems that occur and facilitate successful production completion, guaranteeing all client requirements are met
  • Provide 1st line technical support acting as the key point of contact for incidents affecting studio operations across all crafts and escalating as necessary
  • Working knowledge across all technical areas: galleries, studios, automation, enhanced control rooms, remote and virtual production systems.
  • Ensure the gallery, systems and studio are technically fit for purpose
  • Routing of internal and external sources as well as liaison with other technical areas
  • Ensure all positions are manned and all equipment and facilities are checked out and ready beforehand
  • Responsible for the technical quality of the signal being recorded or broadcast (use various measuring devices and displays to ensure quality control)
  • Vision Control duties – matching the exposure and colour balance of the cameras (“Racking”)
  • Liaise with remote onsite support to establish and identify circuits across remote productions
  • Responsible for floor vision monitoring, in vision monitoring, projection systems, vision signal path management and first line maintenance procedures and escalation.
  • Maintain and develop appropriate comprehensive technical documentation
  • Through pre-planning and preparation, certify extensive knowledge of client technical production brief and requirements on your productions

What you’ll bring:

  • Highly motivated, with a dedication to continuous self-improvement.
  • A strong work ethic, with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Excellent communicator who can demonstrate resilience under pressure
  • Well informed and up to date on broadcast developments and production processes.
  • Comprehensive understanding of all aspects of technical studio processes and equipment in production environment
  • Up-to-date knowledge of broadcast technical equipment
  • Experience of remote production workflows
  • Experience of cloud-based workflows and interfaces
  • A practical understanding of all related fields in live and studio TV production
  • Excellent client facing skills
  • Be able to step into any studio environment on events and issues affecting technical operations

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