DUTIES: Reporting to the Director of New Media, the Video Production Technician will be responsible for the oversight and accuracy of content of products being produced to public, institutional internal/external customers, website and e-print publications. In addition, the scope of work will range from the Office of the Downstate President, faculty chairs, administrative department heads and office managers. Candidate will triage a wide range of traditional and digital media requests and offer services to customize each client's specific need. Other General Responsibilities include: - Generate and integrate graphics and effects into video productions. - Complete digital editing of productions in timely manner. - Direct and produce in-house productions and ability to direct talent for best performance during studio projects. - Write and/or modify scripts for teleprompter usage. - Assist with Studio management and oversee hardware equipment maintenance and upgrades. - Recommend purchasing hardware and software for department systems. - Assist in preparation of file to be uploaded to video sharing services. - Coordinate teleconferences via various external bridging systems. - Must have outstanding performance during fast paced production venues with ability to troubleshoot in real-time. - Assist with weekly interactive video conferencing. - Analog Video duplication to digital media. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED: - A Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of five (5) to seven (7) years of professional work experience in a digital video production environment; Working in a graduate level academic institution requires an individual who is familiar with basic medical terminology. - Must have advanced knowledge in Final Cut Pro, Premiere, Da Vinci Resolve and Grading; advanced knowledge of audio recording, editing, lighting and mixing; strong pre-visualization skills; strong ability to work independently and collaboratively as well as with a team. - Excellent communication skills (verbal, written and interpersonal) flexible problem solver who can work on tight deadlines in a creative environment; proven ability to handle a large volume of work as well as being a quick thinker/learner; interact with various departments within Downstate organization to collaborate on content concepts. PREFERRED: - At least five (5) to seven (7) years working as a professional in an academic medical research and health care environment is preferred, but not required. - Individual would have ability to understand and translate complex medical procedures and vocabulary into outstanding visual products. Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 33408
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.