Live Producer
, California
March 10, 2017
LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world's workforce in ways no other company can. We're much more than a digital resume - we transform lives through innovative products and technology.
Searching for your dream job? At LinkedIn, we strive to help our employees find passion and purpose. Join us in changing the way the world works.
We are seeking an accomplished Live Producer to join our Silicon Valley based Media Productions team. Media Productions creates live productions across the globe for our millions of members, thousands of employees and hundreds of clients. Help us create world class live experiences for our audiences. Help lead live events by managing the production, coordination and crewing aspects.
Responsibilities: Drive both the in room and video live content experience. Liaise with multiple event teams to ensure LinkedIn staff and equipment is correctly implemented for show success. Execute engaging and impactful conferences, shows and events. Work with Streaming Producer, Broadcast Systems Engineer and vendors to implement live show. Advise and guide content partners on specs and deadlines to ensure show success. Point person at events for all live video and audio escalations. Pre-Production: Venue scouting, budget creation, RFP negotiations, crew assembly, travel arrangements, technology selections, production and run of show generation, asset gathering and creation, vendor/customer relationship management, create run of show. Production: Technical crew supervision, technical directing, point of contact for customer, maintaining an engaging viewer experience. Implement run of show through delegation. Post-Production: Appropriate format distribution to editors, guidance and approval around edited material, detailed summaries of viewing metrics, prompt on-demand video availability, key lessons identified and communicated regarding vendor/ venue/ creative/ technical decisions and implemented moving forward. Complete vendor payments and reconcile budget.
Basic Qualifications: 5+ years of practical live production experience. Experience developing and implementing live show processes and live video workflows.
Preferred Qualifications: Corporate conference and event management experience. Advanced knowledge of Live Video Production equipment and technology including but not limited to; switchers, encoders, camera PTZ systems, HD cameras, HD-SDI video routing, server based playback devices, lighting, audio boards, remote video conferencing systems, cellular bonding devices, networking, audio/video cabling. Ability to perform tasks under tight deadlines, work independently and manage simultaneous production plans

A little about us:
LinkedIn's vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Our employee talent is our #1 operating priority.

Know someone who would be interested in this job? Share it with your network.