From conducting the game’s premier professional and amateur championships, including the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open, to modernizing the delivery of the game’s Rules, to supporting sustainable golf course management practices and curating the world’s most comprehensive archive of golf artifacts, the USGA (United States Golf Association) promotes the health of a game that inspires, challenges, and rewards like nothing else can.
USGA has an exciting position that will support multiple teams in our organization that cover Audio, Visual, and Broadcast Production. USGA recently transformed their media-related technologies across the IT and Digital areas which has developed a need for a new role that will help lead the organization in adopting these capabilities. The chosen candidate must be a self-starter that can both work independently and be a strong team player while taking responsibility and direction with little managerial oversite.
Liberty Corner, NJ
What You Can Expect:
- Oversees and manages all aspects of the day-to-day Audio-Visual operations including end user support
- Be the USGA A/V SME by managing and maintaining all USGA Conference Rooms with direct local hands assistance in high-end rooms
- Maintain documentation run book for conference rooms inclusive of maintenance activities
- Must be able to work with all levels of the organization including VIPs in supporting presenters and troubleshooting issues.
- Coordinate with Facility and onsite staff to arrange room setups and breakdowns
- Lead evergreen training of USGA staff on common features of conference room technologies to staff.
- Coordinate with vendors for onsite support inclusive of scheduling maintenance downtime and review and approve all work completed.
- Provide oversite of backend systems in USGA datacenter including performing and assisting in any local hands hardware maintenance activities.
- Responsible for support all technical operations and support for USGA’s Broadcast facilities.
- Responsible for working with the USGA broadcast production team to understand control room and studio requirements for each live and live to tape production and finding technical solutions to support the overall production requirements.
- Perform regularly scheduled maintenance on all equipment in the control room and studio, maintain monthly service logs
- Participate with the USGA broadcast and production team in long range planning of projects and will work in the studio with the production team on all live events.
- Support Windows 7, 10, and Mac 10.X basic troubleshooting.
- Support traditional desktop compute tools
- Support Skype for Business for all telephony and collaboration including integration within conferencing rooms.
What You Bring to the USGA:
- A High School Diploma
- 2 years of Conference Room support experience in rooms ranging in size of 6 to 100+
- 2 years of Skype for Business Experience within conference rooms using external audio and camera feeds
- 2 years of Windows 7/10 and Mac PC Support
- 2 years of experience in digital studio television production and integration, be familiar with current industry trends and technological advances, embrace problem solving and have superior communication skills.
- Knowledge of: Skype for Business, Crestron, Barco ClickShare, Polycom Trio, Vaddio and Panasonic Robotic Cameras
- NewTek Tricaster Suite (Tricaster 8000)
- Audio and Video Patch Bays
- Video Server systems
- RTS Intercom systems
- Video Streaming
- Windows and MAC PC Support
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About the USGA:
The USGA celebrates, serves and advances the game of golf worldwide. Founded in 1894, we conduct golf’s premier professional and amateur championships, including the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open. With The R&A, we govern the sport via a global set of playing, equipment and amateur status rules. Our operating jurisdiction for these governance functions includes the United States, its territories and Mexico. The USGA Handicap System is utilized in more than 40 countries and our Course Rating System covers 95 percent of the world’s golf courses, enabling all golfers to play on an equitable basis. The USGA campus in Liberty Corner, New Jersey, is home to the Association’s Research and Test Center, where science and innovation are fueling a healthy and sustainable game for the future. The campus is also home to the USGA Golf Museum, where we honor the game by curating the world’s most comprehensive archive of golf artifacts. To learn more, visit usga.org.
The United States Golf Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer