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Experience Experience
09/2014 present
Philadelphia, PA
Foundy Production Coordinator & Sound Engineer
Philadelphia, PA
Foundy Production Coordinator & Sound Engineer
09/2014 present
Philadelphia, PA
Foundy Production Coordinator & Sound Engineer
09/2014 present
  • Work with the Production Manager to stay within the assigned budgetary guidelines
  • Ensuring information is distributed to Operations Managers in a timely basis
  • Advance technical and Hospitality details for shows/events along with the Production Manager
  • Help to manage stage, sound, and crews
  • Creates daily/weekly show schedule to present weekly at staff meeting
  • Maintain regular communications with Production Manager and the GM
  • Create and maintain inventory and maintenance log
09/2009 08/2014
Dallas, TX
Premium Content Sound Engineer
Dallas, TX
Premium Content Sound Engineer
09/2009 08/2014
Dallas, TX
Premium Content Sound Engineer
09/2009 08/2014
  • Keep an organized archive of past work
  • Take notes well and make changes promptly
  • Fluency in a professional-grade editing program (ProTools a plus)
  • Quickly process large archives of audio in preparation for ingestion, stripping ads and fine-tuning as necessary
  • Brainstorm creative concepts for adding to the story through sound and music
  • Occasionally do field recording or live show sound engineering, as assigned
  • Minute attention to detail
01/2007 03/2009
Detroit, MI
Sound Engineer, NYT Audio
Detroit, MI
Sound Engineer, NYT Audio
01/2007 03/2009
Detroit, MI
Sound Engineer, NYT Audio
01/2007 03/2009
  • Develop file management best practices with producers
  • Coordinate audio content management system with existing Times infrastructure
  • Assisting with audio sharing and delivery systems and procedures
  • Help train and assist staff in studio procedure, Pro Tools operation, and recording best practices
  • Implement efficient workflow procedures for Pro Tools sessions with multiple collaborators
  • Maintain existing and lead the development of new recording studios
  • Oversee a worldwide team of freelance sound engineers
Education Education
Master’s Degree in Acoustics
Master’s Degree in Acoustics
Portland State University
Master’s Degree in Acoustics
Skills Skills
  • Good understanding of the basic theory of noise and vibration control
  • Ability to interact with a wide range of groups, including internal customers (see Responsibilities, above) and outside customers (OEMs and end-users)
  • Tools include general sound and vibration measurements, signal processing, modal analysis, numerical modeling, basic analytical modeling
  • Ability to work with open-ended and ill-defined problems with minimal supervision
  • Ability to clearly define problems and objectives
  • Ability to formulate appropriate solution methodology to solve problems and meet the objective in an efficient and timely manner
  • Ability to evaluate results, draw specific conclusions, and formulate meaningful recommendations for addressing critical issues and directing
  • Good verbal and written skills
  • Ability to properly document work and provide verbal and written (executive) summaries
  • Ability to effectively use analytical and experimental tools to find practical solutions to real problems
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7 Sound Engineer resume templates

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Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs the Load-in of band equipment and rental equipment
  • Set Up and Break down of Band and Event Equipment
  • Cabling and assist lighting crew as directed
  • Audio adjustments
  • Audio Control Boards operation
  • Maintenance and repair of Audio equipment
  • Assist with Production throughout the House as needed
  • Responsible for safe and consistent operation of audio sound
  • Assist with the technical advance with Artists representatives
  • Distribute or create audio plans
  • Oversee and operate systems pertaining to audio throughout the entire event
  • Ensure Special Events audio needs are scheduled and met
  • All supplies are kept at par
  • May assist the Stage Manager with show passes
  • Assist lighting crew with stands, microphones, cables, etc
2

Post Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure the highest possible technical standards are maintained in all areas
  • Keep up to date with technological developments and make recommendations for areas of development
  • Provide technical support to all personnel
  • Technical resource for the DLL site in general
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to create an immediate rapport with clients and staff
  • Proven experience to diagnose technical faults quickly, providing solutions efficiently and effectively
  • Intermediate knowledge of Mac OS and Windows
  • GCSE Maths and English, grade C or above
3

Location Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Complete Proficiency with Sound Devices 6 and 7 Series Mixer/Recorders and various mixer / recorder combinations
  • Must be strong in the understanding of Wireless Microphones and RF for Broadcast ENG use
  • Demonstrates great creativity to problem solve and to trouble shoot complex audio set-ups
  • Must have strong Boom Microphone Operating skills
  • Must have an understanding of audio work flow for Movie and Television Production
  • Uses imagination and creative skills to capture audio in the most demanding and unique environments
  • Organizational skills are a must. Information comes fast in our Production environment
  • Must have an ability to communicate and listen
  • Must be able to travel to productions with short notice (valid drivers license / the ability to fly / must have a Valid Passport)
  • Must be able to work with multiple teams and departments
4

Foundy Production Coordinator & Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Have a detailed understanding of deal structure and the settlement process
  • Act as audio engineer for all Foundry shows
  • Maintain department manuals and training materials for all production positions
  • Responsible for adhering to the budget and tracking the financial aspects of department
  • Create and maintain inventory and maintenance log
  • Ensure all procedures are cost effective
  • Creates daily/weekly show schedule to present weekly at staff meeting
  • Ensuring information is distributed to Operations Managers in a timely basis
  • Work with the Production Manager to stay within the assigned budgetary guidelines
  • Maintain regular communications with Production Manager and the GM
  • Facilitate proper interdepartmental communication and organization
  • Help to manage stage, sound, and crews
  • Coordinate operational feedback with Talent Buyer
  • Advance technical and Hospitality details for shows/events along with the Production Manager
  • Responsible for safe and consistent operation of all equipment
  • Attends production and operations meeting as outlined by the GM
5

Foundy Production Coordinator & Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2-5 years of experience working as an audio engineer
  • Basic understanding of stage lighting
  • Calm / Professional and customer service oriented
  • Prior production experience in an entertainment venue
  • Tour and Stage Production experience
  • Understanding of stage lighting, pro audio systems and video systems
  • Ability to make clear concise decisions; sometimes with limited information
  • Computer literate in Windows applications (Excel and Word a must)
  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs
  • Must be able to work in a loud level or noise environment
6

Premium Content Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Consult with producers and talent to determine the sound design needs and deadlines for each particular project
  • Brainstorm creative concepts for adding to the story through sound and music
  • Be responsible for recording, mixing, and mastering each project at a professional caliber
  • Take notes well and make changes promptly
  • Quickly process large archives of audio in preparation for ingestion, stripping ads and fine-tuning as necessary
  • Keep an organized archive of past work
  • Occasionally do field recording or live show sound engineering, as assigned
7

Sound Engineer, NYT Audio Resume Examples & Samples

  • Act as quality control for the sound of all New York Times audio
  • Oversee a worldwide team of freelance sound engineers
  • Coordinate audio content management system with existing Times infrastructure
  • Help train and assist staff in studio procedure, Pro Tools operation, and recording best practices
  • Maintain existing and lead the development of new recording studios
  • Help source original music for use in podcasts
  • Assisting with audio sharing and delivery systems and procedures
8

Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Supervise part time production and audio crew: create schedule and oversee employees during show
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve any technical difficulties with on-site repair, work arounds, or replacement of defective equipment
  • Quick and safe pack down of artists’ engineer’s mixing desk, audio equipment at end of performance
  • Run system checks on house sound system to ensure it’s free of defects at end of shift
  • Alert supervisor to any issues that will need follow up or maintenance. Performs any maintenance at the direction of supervisor
  • A minimum education level of: Associate of Arts/Sciences Degree (2-year)
  • Years of related work experience: 4-5
  • Experience working on live productions
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule
  • Knowledge in multiple control surfaces: Analog and Digital mixing desks
  • Familiar with major Loudspeaker manufacturers product lines
  • Understand concepts of audio tools to measure phase, decibels, frequency analyzers
  • Familiar with room equalization and tools for measurement
  • Team player and able to collaborate with others and resolve conflict
  • Experience working as system tech for a major sound reinforcement company preferred
  • Experienced in engineering, working in touring or multiple venues preferred
  • Certification from any major audio reinforcement manufacturer preferred
9

Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Good understanding of the basic theory of noise and vibration control
  • Ability to effectively use analytical and experimental tools to find practical solutions to real problems
  • Tools include general sound and vibration measurements, signal processing, modal analysis, numerical modeling, basic analytical modeling
  • Prefer 3 plus years of experience
  • Ability to work with open-ended and ill-defined problems with minimal supervision
  • Ability to clearly define problems and objectives
  • Ability to formulate appropriate solution methodology to solve problems and meet the objective in an efficient and timely manner
  • Ability to evaluate results, draw specific conclusions, and formulate meaningful recommendations for addressing critical issues and directing
  • Ability to properly document work and provide verbal and written (executive) summaries
  • Ability to interact with a wide range of groups, including internal customers (see Responsibilities, above) and outside customers (OEMs and end-users)
  • Ability to handle several problems simultaneously
  • Ability to organize and schedule work according to priorities to ensure that the work is complete in a timely manner
10

Sound Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Engineering and managing multilingual voice recording projects
  • Pre-production, recording, editing, mixing and processing audio and video to delivery specs
  • Managing and ensuring quality of deliveries to and from our studios, freelance engineers and clients
  • Proven track record with at least 2 years experience
  • Thorough knowledge of ProTools, Sound Forge, Vegas as standard
  • Experience of sound engineering fundamentals, including digital and analogue mixing desks, microphone placement, EQ, compression and limiting, gating, reverbs, delays, etc
  • A knowledge of both Mac and PC
  • Knowledge of Final Cut Pro an advantage
  • Knowledge of at least one foreign language an advantage
  • Knowledge and experience of video editing and video editing software an advantage
11

Sound Engineer, Amazon Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5+ years of experience in composing and producing UI sound effects for consumer products
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly create sound effects options to facilitate decision making and quick iteration
  • Experience in building on top of existing sound library and sound guidelines
  • Experience in optimize sound effects to match capabilities of audio hardware, as part of production and asset delivery
  • Proficient in Nuendo or Cubase