Senior Video Editor

Jumpcut is currently on the lookout for a full-time video editor with 5+ years of experience to join our growing team! The ideal candidate will be creative and editorial by nature, and enjoy collaborative work with others in a team. You'll be working directly with our production team as well as the talent of each of our channels editing videos / episodes which will be seen by millions of people all over the world. You will have extreme creative license to cut videos how you want, following the Jumpcut style guide.

An ability to be extremely versatile is a must. You will be editing all different types of videos, and you may be asked to research and execute brand new series or video ideas. The more intimate you are with our properties, the better job you'll be able to ultimately do.

What We're Looking For

  • 5+ years experience in video/film production as an editor.
  • Expert proficiency and skills in Adobe Creative Cloud suite of programs (i.e. Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator)
  • Extensive understanding of editing file structures and A/V formats and compression
  • Ability to do advanced sound design & audio mixing as well as able to handle advanced color correction.
  • Able to implement provided graphics and titles, and ideally the ability to create original graphics/animation
  • Adept at organizing projects, managing workload for multiple projects, and meeting deadlines.
  • Strong understanding of post-production workflow and the ability to provide recommendations to any process/workflow to increase efficiency
  • Strong proficiency in AVID, AVID Symphony, Pro Tools and Davinci is a plus
  • Good knowledge of contemporary cameras, file formats, codecs, and their proper handling in a post workflow
  • The ability to communicate needs in a positive and productive fashion
  • Ability to learn fast, take direction and good time management skills to be able to juggle many projects simultaneously
  • Have passion for visual aesthetics and storytelling
  • Excels in a team environment, ability to build/maintain positive relationships through strong collaboration efforts

This is a full-time position in Los Angeles, CA (Hollywood). If interested, please apply ASAP with your cover letter, resume and any showreel and/or demo reel links you have (please do not worry about a GitHub link). A link to a reel MUST be included. NO CALL OR EMAILS.

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