Sean O'Connor

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Sean OConnor

Chicago, IL
Sean OConnor

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Network, video, display & media specialist with a focus in technology and project implementation. Passionate about team synergy, detail, new skills & customer service.


1 June, 2014 - PRESENT

Event Technology Professional, Supervisor, Network Services Technician

Encore Event Technologies

Presently serving as Network technician on nights and weekends; insuring internet needs are bring met, along with troubleshooting wired and wireless connectivity. Providing guidance to the sales team regarding our network and A/V capabilities, as well as providing hardware and software support to clients and co-workers alike on Windows and , as well as mobile devices. Troubleshot all technical issues relating Encore’s on-site computer and network equipment in a timely fashion and kept superiors and colleagues informed as to progress. Began supervising Event Technician shifts within first three months of starting.

29 March, 2014 - 31 May, 2014

Freelance Stagehand and Crew Chief

Chicago Stagehand

Assisted and executed audio visual set ups and tear downs for conference, corporate, event & theatrical installations. Reached leadership role within two months of starting employment.

1 november, 2013 - 1 march, 2014

Freelance Audiovisual Installation and Setup Technician


Installed, programmed and troubleshot passenger area displays and digital signage on passenger ships.

3 April, 2006 - 12 November, 2010

Broadcast Studio Technician

Norwegian Cruise Line

Responsible for the then-new Four Winds Interactive-produced digital signage system, which was comprised of over fifty interactive signs, as well as the on-demand television system. Created schedules & content on signs. Troubleshot in networked Windows environment. Coordinated live events, terrestrial antenna acquisition while at sea & the distribution of digital and analog video streams. Trained new personnel & maintained documentation of repairs and upgrades.


1 August, 2010

A.S. Degree in Film & Video Production Technology


Sony ENG & Prosumer Cameras, Tape & Tapeless 10/10
Final Cut Pro Studio 10/10
Canon & Panasonic DSLR camera systems 10/10
Sony, Lectrosonic & Sennheiser wireless microphone systems 8/10
Sony MFS-2000 Live Video, Titling & keying Switcher 8/10
Adobe Premiere & Aftereffects 7/10
MS Office, iWork, Open Office 7/10
SCALA signage system 8/10
Fourwinds Signage System 8/10
Adobe Photoshop & GIMP 7/10
Windows & Mac OS 9/10
HTML & CSS 6/10
Spanish 4/10
Chinese 5/10