Live Recording Engineer
Yale University
 New Haven, CT

Essential Duties

  • Plans and coordinates all facets of live event recording and technology conception to completion.2. Provides resources for students with special interests in electro-acoustic and multimedia performances.3. Manages the recording and delivery of all Student Recitals, FAS, Horowitz, OCMS, YSM Ensembles, NMNH and student recording sessions.4. Conceptualizes new methods for capturing multimedia content.5. Develops creative and efficient ways of making a seamless and interesting online streaming experience.6. Manages implementation of audio visual production, including camera operation, lighting, audio recording and mixing, floor management, and editing.7. Provides assistance to the Media Production Department Manager.8. Provides guidance, assistance, creative direction, and training to clients as needed.9. Generates and maintains accurate documentation on all project related activities and equipment status.10. Collaborates with undergraduate ensembles and Yale School of Music faculty for event support and recording.11. May perform other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field and three years of experience in audio-visual production or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Background Check Requirements

All candidates for employment will be subject to pre-employment background screening for this position, which may include motor vehicle, DOT certification, drug testing and credit checks based on the position description and job requirements. All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of the background check. Please visit for additional information on the background check requirements and process.

Position Focus:

Reporting to the Audio Visual Producer at the Yale School of Music, the Live Recording Engineer must have a comprehensive understanding of the classical recordings to deliver high quality audio and video recordings to clients and colleagues.

Posting Disclaimer

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the essential functions that will be required of the position and should not be construed as a declaration of specific duties and responsibilities of the particular position. Employees will be assigned specific job-related duties through their hiring departments.

Affirmative Action Statement:

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual's sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from sex discrimination in educational programs and activities at institutions that receive federal financial assistance. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the University's Title IX Coordinator, at, or to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 8th Floor, Five Post Office Square, Boston MA 02109-3921. Telephone: 617.289.0111, Fax: 617.289.0150, TDD: 800.877.8339, or Email: