Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
theSkimm is looking for an experienced audio engineer who can develop a rich and textured sound design that will correspond with the tone, mission and voice of theSkimm newsletter. You know how to locate sound, and compose or license musical content for themes, bumpers, teasers, jingles, and promos. You have advanced sound editing experience, quickly and expertly cutting two-way conversations and interviews, as well as mixing more complex multi-track segments with clips, narration and music. You have experience working with talent, both experienced hosts and guests who are audio newbies. You are calm under deadline pressure, a detail-oriented engineer who can confidently deliver a polished final mix for podcast distribution, according to industry standards. You have technical know-how of audio tools ranging from microphones and editing software to portable recorders to plug-ins for EQ, compression, de-noising, etc. and you can support the purchasing and maintenance of equipment and software.