Facebook Video Producer in New York, New York

Intro:

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Summary:

Facebook is seeking Video Producers to scale and grow Video Operations for the Events team globally. These positions are part of the Enterprise Engineering organization, so candidates must be passionate about Technology, live customer service and have the ability to thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure environment. The individuals need to have a strong background in video operations and building studios. Some global travel is expected. These are full-time positions based in Los Angeles, New York and Fremont, CA.

Required Skills:

  1. Maintain and create new processes to improve workflow and job performance

  2. Maintain Global quality standards for Video Operations

  3. Work closely with Enterprise Engineering new builds to ensure that studio/video standards, headcount, and equipment are provisioned for future studio builds

  4. Work closely with scheduling to ensure proper crew assignments and implement new strategies

  5. Reviews client requests and provides technical direction for the planning, scheduling, and delivery of services

  6. Applies significant knowledge of industry trends and developments to improve service to our clients

  7. Directs and oversees work of Video Production Vendors and Audio Visual Support Vendors

  8. Cultivates a network of global video resources and provides Event Ops Manager with reports on vendor performance

  9. Easily steps into the role of Executive Producer, Technical Director, and/or Project Manager from planning to execution for any assigned events

  10. Keeps Event Ops Manager well informed of status of event support efforts and serves as liaison between vendors and clients

  11. Owns the technical support lifecycle and is responsible for managing technical risks throughout support planning and delivery

  12. Communicates and enforces Facebook standards, creating and defining new standards as technology and scope evolves

  13. Helps identify and vet in region resources including, but not limited to, audiovisual service providers, venues, and remote network infrastructure support

  14. Manages technical resources within budget and client support schedule

  15. Consistently delivers high-quality, high impact services to clients

  16. Ability to Facilitate change and serve as a change agent in the organization

  17. Develop & motivate talent, creating standards and expectations for excellence in broadcasting

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years of technical video production experience

  2. 5+ years experience in equipment operation in live production environment

  3. 5+ years experience as a project manager, coordinating producer, production manager or any other strategy or operations role

  4. 3+ years experience operating equipment to support Local Audio Reinforcement, Video and Graphics Technologies including projection, switching and formatting, Video Recording and Camera Operation, Internet Broadcast Video Streaming, Network Infrastructure Assessment, Set design, and IT operations and Support

  5. Knowledge of technical video equipment including switchers, audio boards, routers, GFX creation, cameras, lighting, microphones and other relevant production equipment

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.