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PH-Sound Editor Mixer Sr
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PH-Sound Editor Mixer Sr

• Intermediate Level

Summary

The sound editor/mixer position at Walt Disney Imagineering is a diverse and unique opportunity in the professional sound field. You will work with project teams and an Audio Media Designer (Sound Supervisor/Producer) to record, edit, mix and install the sound track for Disney attractions.

Category Audio / Music / Sound 
Location Orlando, Florida Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 26, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

You will need a strong post production sound background and experience with network audio as time will be split between studios in FL and on location mixing at Disney parks around the world.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with Audio Media Designer, Music Department and project team to support animatic stage production efforts.
  • Scratch track recording and editorial
  • Temp sound design and efficient picture conforms/changes.
  • Temp music editorial
  • Temp mixes for reviews and playbacks
  • Work with Audio Media Designer to support production and post production efforts on small and large-scale attractions.
  • Voiceover recording and editorial
  • ADR prep, recording and editorial
  • Sound design, effects editorial and sound effects recording
  • Attend live action shoots as Imagineering sound representative.
  • Production dialog editorial and cleanup
  • Manage large FX sessions from exterior sound design vendors
  • Manage large stem sessions from composer/music production team.
  • Assembly of scene mixes and track layouts per the Audio Media Designers track lists
  • Management of large track count conforms to picture updates
  • Custom I/O set up for non-standard output formats and field mix prep
  • Support Audio Media Designer and project team in performing final field mix
  • Work with A/V engineering to set up site-specific venue mix system. Have experience with network audio protocols, configurations, and troubleshooting (Dante, AES 67, etc.)
  • Perform field mix of music stems, sound FX units/pre dubs and dialog on attraction specific audio systems with custom routing and I/O. Work with Audio Media Designer, music department and project team to mix, address notes and install changes.
  • File installation, management, and revision control per sound department SOP
  • Burn final media and QC complete show.
  • Archive projects according to sound department SOP
Addition responsibilities include:
  • Master of background music
  • Transfer of historical archive to current technology
  • Studio trouble shooting/maintenance
  • Recording vocals, overdubs or other small-scale music session for the music depart.
  • Travel to domestic and foreign venues for extended periods of time
Basic Qualifications:
  • 5 or more years of experience in post-production audio
  • Proficiency in sound production and post-production equipment including: Protools, digital consoles and controllers.
  • Understanding of network audio.
  • Ability to learn proprietary digital formats (Mac and PC based) with minimum instruction
  • Experience with SMPTE, different frame rates, and video formats and how to sync them together.
  • Work Independently in patching, digital routing, equipment operation, signal flow and technical operations
  • Trouble shoot technical problems with mixing equipment, computers, and network.
  • Work with new technology with a minimum of instruction
  • Create new techniques, especially in special venue mixing, including taking tracks on location, setting up temporary, full-service production environments and performing a mix in the final venue.
  • Strong collaborator and team player.
  • Experience working in immersive environments
  • Understanding of acoustics and how it effects audio delivery and intelligibility
  • Flexibility to work on multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize workload.
  • Must be willing to mix and work in challenging environments.
Required Education
High school Diploma or Equivalent

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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