Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
Blizzard is looking for an experienced Coordinating Editor that will serve a dual role. Strong Editorial skills supporting integrated post production as well as maintaining a great post team overview to help support resource allocation and talent flow. Great technical, organizational and communication skills are key as candidate must be well versed in assisting producers on multiple projects at once, assisting on all projects from concept through to delivery. The right person will have experience producing content and is eager and excited to support a diverse range of creative post professionals.ResponsibilitiesServes as a direct liaison between Blizzard’s production staff, internal post-production staff and external post-facilities to meet client deadlines and ensure a smooth finishing process.Diverse set of editorial skills to fill in on teams as a utility player and act as a stop gap for teams as they are built.Maintains editorial and Broadcast standards and guidelines across every video production.Gather and download assets and materials and coordinates with our Post Manager, Post Supervisor to book post-production staff and vendors.Collaborate with editors and AE teams to troubleshoot any complications and ensure the project is completed in a timely manner.Collaborates with Post Supervisor to enforce quality control on all Masters and coordinates the delivery of finished deliverables.Coordinate with show producers to anticipate needs of VFX shots, graphics, stock footage, music and sound effects in the pre-production phase and through post.Scheduling of Editors, Transcribers, VO artists and other positions according to each project.Responsible for taking detailed notes in client calls and all internal meetings. Provide file management support for post-production projectsCreate daily/weekly production reportsExport, Compress and QC footage for internal and external deliveriesHelp source post production staff for specific projectsCoordinate with Producers and IT to make sure workstations are available and ready to goAfter hours and weekend work as neededResponsible to relaying / communicating notes to the appropriate people and stakeholdersRequirements5 years’ experience post-productionKnowledge of editing techniques (Premiere is a must), audio mixing, color cBlizzard Entertainment is seeking an Editor to support our Global Broadcast Team. The ideal candidate is a highly creative, technically proficient, and a natural-born problem solver. Candidate must have extensive experience in a broadcast and/or live environment and used to crafting engaging story-based pieces in a fast-paced environment.Responsibilities:Responsible for cutting match highlights, sizzle reels and addressing content requests in the fast-paced environment of the Overwatch League.Collaborate with editors and AE teams to troubleshoot any complications and ensure each task/project is completed in a timely manner.Collaborates with Post Supervisor to enforce quality control on all Masters and coordinates the delivery of finished deliverables.Create daily/weekly production reports.Export, Compress and QC footage for internal and external deliveries.Help source post production staff for specific projects.After hours and weekend work as neededResponsible to relaying / communicating notes to the appropriate people and stakeholders.Requirements:Proficient with Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, and other Adobe Creative programs.Minimum 4 years professional video editing experience working with leading digital / entertainment properties.Demonstrated ability to quickly capture the attention of a large digital audience with short-form content.Examples of work including publicly available videos and/or a reel displaying editing capabilities, composition, color and audio as well as motion graphics work.Experience editing multiple content genres and formats including: social media content, sports, comedy, documentary, retrospectives, and live events.Strong understanding and compression formats for digital and broadcast deliveriesFamiliarity with a fast-paced post production environmentExtreme attention to detail, especially with tight deadlines.Ability to multi-task and problem solve effectivelyExceptional technical abilitiesStrong communication and collaboration skills, willing to coordinate/manage own timeInterest in newer or emerging social platforms.A collaborative colleague – hard working, level-headed, creative, and kind, a good sense of humor, emotional intelligence, patience and empathy goes a long way.Pluses A passion for gaming culture, e-sports and digital content.Required Application MaterialsResumeCover Letter which should include:Why you are interested in working at Blizzard**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be consideredorrection techniques and software, media file formats, animated graphics and equipment used in day-to-day post-production processes.Experience in digital formats a plus.Knowledge of file-based post-production workflows.Experienced with Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office, Google Docs, and Box LFTHighly organized and self-motivated.Excellent problem solver.Strong communication skills.Works well under large workloads and managing post teams.PlusesA passion for video gaming & EsportsRequired Application MaterialsResumeCover Letter which should include:Why you are interested in working at Blizzard**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered.
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
Website : http://www.blizzard.com
Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception.