The New York Mets are looking for a Manager of LED Systems to supervise and manage content for the LED displays at Citi Field.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage content loading and scheduling for all LED displays at Citi Field, including for Mets home games and other non-Mets events
Work closely alongside the Content group on content creation and LED specs, ensuring all content is tested and properly scheduled for all events
Oversee and train the union game day operators on LED control for events, directly supervising during live events as needed
Design simple LED scenes using Ross Xpression Tessera, including GIP boards, stat windows, etc.
Work with outside agencies on content creation, serving as Mets liaison to ensure proper content is delivered in a timely manner
Update and maintain spec sheets for all different types of events at Citi Field
Assist in setup for press conferences, player shoots, community events, and other non-game needs
Technical resource for other departments and business units as needed
Bachelor’s degree in broadcast television, digital media, film, or other A/V related field preferred.
Five years’ experience working in video production facilities or live television control rooms.
Proficient with content management systems (CMS), specifically Ross Xpression graphics systems. Experience with Ross Tessera a plus.
Strong knowledge of technical video elements including codecs, specs, aspect ratios, frame rates.
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator.
Applicants must possess a strong proficiency in arithmetic and be able to calculate specifications down to a single pixel.
Ability to effectively communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.
Experience troubleshooting in a live production environment.
Able to analyze problems, identify solutions and alternatives, assess consequences and implement recommendations.
Must be a team player with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, able to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
Goal oriented, self-starter with strong work ethic.
Position requires non-standard working days and hours. Must be available to work most regular season home games plus any preseason and postseason games or jewel events. Hours will include nights, weekends and holidays in addition to the regular work week.
This position regularly requires sitting, standing and walking for long periods of time
This position might require some travel during the offseason and baseball season
The above information is intended to describe the general nature, type, and level of work to be performed. The information is not intended to be an exhaustive or complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The individual selected may perform other related duties as assigned or requested.
The New York Mets recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and value the unique qualities individuals of various backgrounds and experiences can offer to the Organization. Our continued success depends heavily on the quality of our workforce. The Organization is committed to providing employees with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.
$97,416.11 - $129,888.15