Digital Imaging Services team is part of the Global Product Imaging group at Amazon and represents the final gateway through which all Amazon product images and video assets get on site. We work on several processes that help the overall site media quality improvement. Our goal is to deliver the best-in-class visual e-commerce experience to help our customers make well informed buying decisions and to continuously drive innovation through constant reevaluation of existing workflows and development of new processes.
We are looking for a Video Editor to process and enhance video assets based on standard procedures. This is a hands-on position that includes editing video, color correction, motion graphics, controlling the end-to-end process by following SOP and ensuring quality compliance, establishing procedures and post-production workflows under manager's supervision and ensuring visual consistency across multiple projects. The position requires the technical knowledge to identify improvement opportunities within the workflow and act upon reducing waste and improve quality of the product videos.
~Performs video editing for digitally-submitted video on Amazon websites against internal standards by using Adobe Premiere
~Performs motion graphics for creating Product summary videos according to Amazon standards
~Understands and interacts with Amazon systems and tools
~Follows and improves documented processes for retrieving, retouching and uploading product video from a variety of sources
~Performs other tasks as required to support the publication of a high volume of high-quality videos for Amazon sites
~Recognize, facilitate, resolve and drive improvements of existing tools
~Bachelor's degree in any discipline is required
~2+ years of professional experience creating product videos / motion graphics under fast turnarounds.
~Proficiency in Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Mocha, Photoshop, Color Grading
~Skill sets required: Motion Tracking, Keying, Rotoscopy, Match moving, Color Correction, Typography
~Experience using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point) and Outlook
~Good communication and presentation skills, verbal and written, in both individual and group situations for the purpose of knowledge transfer and skill development
~Be a creative problem solver
~Be able to maintain a positive attitude within a fast-paced environment
~Research, discover and implement new tools, technologies and industry best practices to maximize efficiency
~Demo/show reel is must
~Degree in a Broadcast, Animation, Design, Media or Artistic related field
~Streamlining video post-production workflows for high output
~Computer technology experience with ability to administrate editing systems
~Attention to detail and a relentless desire for innovation.
~Understanding of the video production process, equipment, technology and roles
~Ability to ensure quality control and consistency on projects
~Knowledge in DaVinci Resolve would be an added advantage