Video Editor

Bethesda Game Studios @ Rockville, MD, US
Art

Overview

Bethesda Game Studios is seeking an experienced, creative and energetic Video Editor. The candidate should have a strong visual style with experience in video editing, motion graphics, video format standards, and basic live production. The ideal candidate would also have experience capturing compelling video game footage and editing it into exciting promotional videos. 


Candidates must have the ability to work independently and within a team environment to edit gameplay sequences and trailers and produce marketing videos.
 

Responsibilities

  • Editing and converting video between various formats for delivery 
  • Creating Motion Graphics and compositing 
  • Capturing and editing HD and 4K game footage 
  • Assisting in live production 
  • Producing a variety of short videos to market the company and its games 

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of design principles and current tools including Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop or other professional video editing platforms, 
  • 3-5 years of professional experience at a game developer/publisher, TV studio, production house, or ad agency focusing on trailer or commercial production is preferred 
  • Adhering to workflow standards and process 
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and perform effectively under pressure 
  • Creative thinking and problem-solving skills implementing direction and feedback 
  • Strong visual style and familiarity with such concepts such as composition, light, space, shape, etc. as they pertain to photography/videography 
  • Basic understanding and skill with the broad aspects of live video production: video camera knowledge (frame rates, shutter speeds, aperture, ISO, white balance, composition), simple lightings setups (eg. three-point lighting), basic audio (shotgun mic. and boom pole use), etc. 
  • Technical savvy and an understanding of interactive technology 
  • Passion for games 
  • Knowledge of Bethesda Game Studios games a plus 

We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do – from recruiting for our studios, publishing and operations to fostering safe and respectful workplaces that encourage collaboration. Our culture is based on principles of respect, inclusion, and fair treatment and we welcome anyone into our family without regard to race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age.

Our diversity fuels our innovation and inspires us to create game worlds that bring us closer to the global community of players we serve.

What to Expect

Submit to a Position

You will receive an automated email confirming we have received your resume.

Due to the high volume of applications received, it's not possible for us to respond directly to each candidate.

Don't see your desired position listed? Apply under "General Application" instead!

Recruiter Call

If you are selected, you will be contacted by our team for an initial phone screen to chat about your previous experience.

You may go through one or two phone interviews, and possibly a follow-up Skype call.

If your qualifications do not match the criteria of a current position, your resume will be kept on file.

Site Visit

The next step will be an invitation to come out and meet the team at the studio for onsite interviews.

In the event that we choose not to move forward at any point in the recruiting process, we will let you know.

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