Turner Broadcasting Technical Production Manager, NY Technical Operations in New York, New York

Posting Job Title Technical Production Manager, NY Technical Operations

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS




Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest Production/Post-Production


United States - New York - New York

Requisition #


Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

*This is our story *

CNN Technical Operations is at the center of our global live media experience. We are the team with a front row seat to every story, every show, and every event as history is made before our eyes. We are a home for opportunities: to be part of the action, to grow, to develop, and to influence. We are the spirit behind the movement to #gothere. We are CNN. Will you join us?

*See what it’s like to work at CNN! * Follow us on Instagram , Twitter and Facebook .

*What part will you play? *

Be the eyes, ears and heart of a TV production! You are at the center of the action in the control room collaborating with editorial and production to manage all the live content.

*What will you be doing? *

  • Facilitate technical & logistical traffic to support live news shows and events (including communications, lines coordination, field efforts)
  • Safeguard CNN air ensuring that feeds meet CNN quality standards.
  • Partner with editorial & production to book studios, live locations.
  • Roll satellite trucks for field production for live air.
  • Work with show directors to set-up look of live shots.
  • Responsible for managing & maintaining control room intercom show files and incoming router assignments.
  • Support editorial & production staff on use of control room technology

*What do we need from you? *

  • Minimum experience requirements include:
  • Five years live television production experience with knowledge of control room and studio operations.
  • You should know production systems, satellites and fiber assets, routers and associated equipment.
  • Desirable requirements include:
  • Expertise in AZ Edit, Evertz multi-viewers and iNews.
  • College degree, military experience or equivalent prior experience with lines, satellites and technical facilities.
  • Candidate should have a news background and demonstrate editorial awareness.
  • You must be able to multi-task and work in a live news environment.
  • Extremely strong communications skills are a must -- verbal and written.
  • Strategic thinking and problem solving are important to success.

*But wait, there’s more! *

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • 2015 Best Company for Working Mothers
  • An in-houselearning and development teamto help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, and TBS

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