Associate Audio Producer
Job Details
Experienced
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Other

Company Overview:

At Nearpod, we believe teaching is the most important job in the world. Every day, we reach students through our learning platforms on Nearpod.com and Flocabulary.com. We have diverse backgrounds, but a shared goal of putting teachers and students first in everything that we do. We have won numerous awards including Edtech Digest’s 2018 Company of the Year. Recently, we were acquired by Renaissance to support the shared mission of accelerating learning for all. We’re looking for people with a lot of hustle, a lot of empathy, and a desire to do something meaningful. We've adopted a remote-first culture, and our diverse team is based across the US.

 

Location: New York, New York (required location)

 

Position Overview:

As Nearpod and Flocabulary's Associate Audio Producer you will play a significant role in the audio production of a wide variety of projects for both Nearpod and Flocabulary. This includes beat selection, lyric editing, tracking vocals, vocal editing, mixing and mastering as well as providing mix notes, sound design, music composition, etc. You will also work closely with the curriculum team and video team to ensure that our educational songs and videos are effective, engaging, inclusive and high-quality. The Associate Audio Producer will report to our Audio Production Manager.

Who You Are:

You are someone that has exceptional communication and organization skills and has the ability to work with and comfortably communicate with producers, engineers, musicians, rappers, teachers and teammates.  You are a hip hop fan as well as a fan of other music genres and have a great sense of music and rhythm. You’re able to juggle multiple projects at the same time, providing routine updates and managing expectations of other teammates. You are confident in your skills but humble and a team player. You’re guided by your empathy and compassion.

 

Our Ideal Candidate will:

  • Edit lyrics and scripts, collaborating with both our curriculum team, writers and lyricists

  • Recording audio for a wide variety of projects in the studio for Flocabulary and Nearpod

  • Produce artists in the studio, providing clear performance notes

  • Organize and keep track of all audio files

  • Mixing and Mastering

  • Provide mix and sound design notes for engineers

  • Support production of the Week in Rap

  • Send follow up and update emails to contractors

  • Search for new talent

 

 

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Associates Degree

  • 3+ years experience in music production

  • Proficient in operating Logic X Pro and Ableton Live

  • Familiarity with music production including digital editing, mixing, and mastering

  • Ability to communicate across department as well as with contractors and educators

  • Ability to manage multiple moving projects simultaneously

  • Strong eye for detail

  • Great attitude

  • Great team player

 

 

Employment Requirements: Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without restrictions

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary
Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary
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