Technical Advisor (Digital Cinema Line)
Canon U.S.A., Inc. - New Hyde Park, NY

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Canon U.S.A., Inc., headquartered in Lake Success, New York, is a leader in professional business and consumer imaging equipment and information systems. Our extensive product line and digital solutions enable businesses and consumers worldwide to capture, store, and distribute information. Canon products include color and black-and-white copiers, printers, image filing systems, facsimile machines, cameras and lenses, camcorders, semiconductor, broadcast, and optical equipment, flatbed scanners, and other specialized industrial products. We are recognized by Fortune as one of the 'Most Admired Companies in America', ranked #35 on the Business Week list of 'Top 100 Brands', and are driven by our passion for technological innovation along with our deep commitment to social and environmental responsibility. We offer a competitive benefits package, educational assistance, profit sharing, and a large array of training opportunities to our valued employees.

Canon U.S.A. is currently looking for a talented Photo/Imaging Technical Advisor to support our Professional Engineering and Solutions / Education group. As the producer of a wide range of educational resources in both online and live formats, this subdivision requires a strong level of technical support throughout our various development processes.

The Technical Advisor supports PE&S/Education and Training in developing educational content and programming for:
1. Large account educational outreach
2. Our Canon Live Learning lineup of workshops and seminars
3. New consumer education programs
Curriculum Development--Develops curricula for live educational presentations for our various programsPresentation creation--creates slide presentations and supporting materials for various educational and training programsLiaison--Facilitates the flow of product and related industry information and support between PE&S/Education and our various contracted and internal teachers and content developersAdvise Education sub-division members on content and curriculum development strategies.Review and edit educational documents for technical accuracy.Contribute to content streams through written, video, audio or directorial collaborationUser/Industry trends--Analyzes and reports on photo/imaging industry and user trends. Curriculum Development--Develops curriculum for live educational presentations delivered via Canon Live Learning and our large photo dealer accounts.Presentation creation--creates slide presentations and supporting materials for various educational and training programsLiaison--Facilitates the flow of product and related industry information and support between PE&S/Education and our various contracted and internal teachers and content developersAdvise Education director, online and on-site teams on content and curriculum development strategies, respectively.Edit product, workflow and creative documents and curricula for technical accuracy.Contribute to content streams through written, video, audio or directorial collaborationUser/Industry trends--Analyzes and reports on photo/imaging idustry and user trends.Minimum of 5 years experience in photography as professional practitioner, educator, salesperson; familiarity with current industry trends and competitive landscape --Strong Photo/Imaging Industry backgroundStrong Canon equipment knowledge/aptitude to learnGeneral technical acumen in photography; digital cinema, post production skills a plusPresentation skills--live and on cameraTechnical writing and editing--essential.Microsoft PowerPoint, Word; Adobe Photoshop; Desirable: Non-linear editing familiarityStrategic thinkingProblem Solving/innovation **Ideal candidate location is the greater NYC/Long Island region, but will consider residents within a ±200 mile radius of our headquarters location (Lake Success/ Melville, NY)

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Canon U.S.A., Inc., headquartered in Melville, New York, is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital...