Utah State University, an NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Mountain West Conference, is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Director of Video Operations. This is a full-time, salary position which includes full University benefits.
The successful candidate will assist the Director of Video Operations in the production and editing of a wide variety of projects involving video. This will include, but is not limited to, video used for self and opponent scouting analysis and internal highlights. Other duties will include filming various sports, post-production using Adobe Creative Cloud, software and hardware research, equipment inventory, training student managers, assisting in maintaining internal network system, and general office duties as instructed.
Assist in organizing, producing, and supervising the filming of practices and games for the purpose of coaching evaluation. Attend home and away football games in order to record events for coaching evaluation, historical archiving, and broadcast purposes. Coordinate the set-up and viewing of on-location presentations for away games, coaching clinics, and other team functions. Assist in maintaining equipment, including troubleshooting and repairs and provide technical assistance to coaches and athletic department staff.
Associates degree, or two years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Must have a creative and innovative technical mind, be self-motivated, and must be very resourceful.
Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team environment is required.
The position will require a flexible work schedule based on events including some evenings, weekends, and holidays. Some travel will be required for various events, bowl games, and development opportunities.
Demonstrates experience and extensive knowledge of and ability to creatively shoot and edit video in an athletic environment for internal projects.
Produce and edit videos utilizing Adobe Creative Cloud.
Working knowledge of various professional camera brands.
Ability to work collaboratively with other department staff (e.g. marketing, media relations, development, and streaming) on group projects.
Knowledgeable of the NCAA rules and a commitment to adhere to all rules and regulations of Utah State University, the Mountain West Conference, and the NCAA.
Bachelor's degree in a related field.
Some video production and editing experience (one to three years) in an intercollegiate program.
Extensive knowledge of the football video environment and procedures, including the computer software programs XOS Thunder, XOS Thunder Cloud or DVSport, and Dragonfly Exchange.
Working knowledge of projectors in order to setup and replace units.
General knowledge of computers and servers.
Internal Number: 2019-1919
About Utah State University
Since its founding in 1888, Utah State University has evolved from a small, agricultural college to one that is nationally and internationally recognized for its intellectual and technological leadership in land, water, space and life enhancement. As Utah’s land-grant and space-grant institution, the university has 850 faculty who provide education for more than 23,000 undergraduate and graduate students, including 10,000 in its continuing education sites located throughout the state of Utah.
Located in the city of Logan in northern Utah’s Cache Valley, Utah State is 80 miles northeast of Salt Lake City. The surrounding area, including ski resorts, lakes, rivers and mountains, makes Utah State one of the finest recreational environments in the nation. Beyond Logan Canyon and just another four hours north is Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park.
The mission of Utah State University is to be one of the nation’s premier student-centered land-grant and space-grant universities by fostering the principle that academics come first, by cultivating diversity of thought and culture, and by serving the public through learning, discovery and engagement.