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Senior Video Editor – South (UK) – £Neg – AAA Video Games

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Animation
Salary DOE
Location UK - South East

NOTE: This studio is unable to sponsor a VISA for international candidates

 

My client is a successful UK independent games developer using cutting edge technology to create highly successful Console and PC game titles. We are looking for a Senior Video Editor to lead their in-house Video team and produce exciting and engaging video content. You will take charge of video production from conception to delivery – including demos, cut-scenes and in-game work as well as promotional material for their websites and a weekly half-hour channel update for their marketing department.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Your showreel is essential for this role – remember to include a link in your application.
Creative vision and understanding of aesthetics, composition, light and framing in order to produce video footage of the highest calibre
Excellent ability with Sony Vegas / Adobe Premiere / Adobe After Effects / Photoshop
Excellent editing and compositing skills, including keying and knowledge of image capturing tools
Knowledge and interest in live streaming, and/or knowledge of Twitch, YouTube and uStream.
Relevant games industry experience with proven professional video editing and production background, with experience of live filming and interviewing.
A genuine interest in playing games and preferably some broad knowledge of the games industry

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Oversee all video related tasks within the development studio
Running the video team, maintaining consistent vision and taking a hands-on role.
Taking and/or directing high quality footage at events, video capture, editing and post-production support within the video team as required
Create and work with development teams to generate content for in-game use, including video conversion for in-game use utilising specialist tools.
Troubleshoot day-to-day issues involved with the integration of video into games
Improve efficiency of video team, tools, pipelines and methods, staying up-to-date with changing technologies, quickly learning and implementing new skills
Work with key stakeholders, including publishers as well as internal team leads, contributing to good working relationships
Drive consistent energy, enthusiasm and achievement within the team
Perform well under pressure, ensuring deadlines, budgets and high quality standards are met, and supporting the team to do the same, for multiple projects in a fast-paced development environment.

 

IN RETURN:

Competitive salary
Flexible start and finish times
Relaxed and friendly atmosphere
Company events
Access to their games and films library
Pension scheme and childcare vouchers

 

Interested in finding out more? Give me a call on 01206 214425 or send me CV and Demo Reel.