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Desire the Challenging Position as Sound Engineering Technician
A highly talented, energetic and enthusiastic Sound Engineering technician with profound experience in operating machines and equipment to record, synchronize, mix, and reproduce music, voices, or sound effects in sporting arenas, theater productions, recording studios, and movie and video productions; In-dept background in assembling and maintaining sound equipment.
Summary of Qualifications
Over twelve years of Solid Experience.
Sound knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
Sound knowledge of the main types of equipment used.
Uncommon skill at resolving technical problems quickly.
Profound knowledge and use of the computer.
Uncommon creativity and great interest in electronics.
Superb skill at watching gauges, dials, and other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Excellent skills at controlling operations of equipment or systems.
Remarkable ability to apply the knowledge of audio electronics to both troubleshoot and modify the standard audio encoder / decoder evaluation boards.
Deep knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Remarkable knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media.
Great knowledge of the theory and techniques required to compose, produce, and perform works of music, dance, visual arts, drama, and sculpture.
Profound knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
Deep knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
MYY Electronics, Stony Point, NY 2000 - Present
Sound Engineering Technician
Test equipment & lab setup.
Take ownership of MYY's audio encoder / decoder development lab, including the equipment, procedures, and layout in order to conduct timely, efficient, and professional evaluations of ICs and products incorporating BTSC, NICAM, A2, EIAJ, and/or FM Stereo audio standards.
Serve as a resource for matters and questions relating to MYY's licensing test equipment.
Proactive in driving consensus amongst MYY technical personnel on test matters(procedures, setups, etc.).
Keep abreast of audio and RF test equipment in general and make appropriate purchase recommendations as necessary.
Participate in licensing sales & customer support.
Provide the highest level of support (professional, responsive, accommodating, expert knowledge, etc.) to MYY's design engineers, licensees and prospective licensees.
Conduct lab evaluations and demonstrations for visiting licensees and prospective licensees.
Produce reports detailing evaluation results suitable for passing on to customers.
Advise customers on their own internal test setup and procedures.
Test and debug small quantities of encoder and decoder evaluation board assemblies.
Support audio encoder / decoder design engineers.
Configure and test boards going to licensees and prospective licensees.
Global Television Network, Stony Point, NY 1996 - 2000
Sound Engineering Technician
Conferred with producers, performers, and others in order to determine and achieve the desired sound for a production such as a musical recording or a film.
Set up, tested, and adjusted recording equipment for recording sessions and live performances; put down equipment after event completion.
Regulated volume level and sound quality during recording sessions, using control consoles.
Prepared for recording sessions by performing activities such as selecting and setting up microphones.
Reported equipment problems, and ensured that required repairs are made.
Mixed and edited voices, music, and taped sound effects for live performances and for prerecorded events, using sound mixing boards.
Synchronized and equalized prerecorded dialogue, music, and sound effects with visual action of motion pictures or television productions, using control consoles.
Recorded speech, music, and other sounds on recording media, using recording equipment.
Reproduced and duplicated sound recordings from original recording media, using sound editing and duplication equipment.
Separated instruments, vocals, and other sounds, then combine sounds later during the mixing or post-production stage.
Global Television Network, Stony Point, NY 1993 - 1996
Electrical Maintenance Apprentice
Installed and operated equipment in conventional and nuclear power stations.
Maintained and repaired electrical equipment.
Prepared, installed and tested wiring systems.
Made sure that equipment is checked regularly for safety reasons.
Assembled complex electrical and electronic appliances such as control panels and electric motors.
Certified Broadcast Engineer
New York University, NY
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (1992)