Video Editor in Plantation, FL at TradeStation

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:
    11/1/2019

Job Description

Video Editor
Plantation, FL
 
#WeAreTradeStation
 
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.  We have built a team of amazing people who work together in a high performance culture to provide our clients with exceptional products and services.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an unlimited PTO policy.
 
YouCanTrade (YCT) is now part of the TradeStation Group companies. YCT is an online financial investment education media company that will offer educational presentations, demonstrations and related services through numerous channels, featuring educators in the fields of securities, futures, cryptocurrencies and other types of financial investments.  YCT will focus on growing a large online community of self-directed online traders who seek to improve their education and skills.
 
We are seeking a Video Editor who will be responsible for editing and assembling recorded raw material into a suitable, online learning module ready for broadcasting.   
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Edit and produce online learning modules and live digital productions
  • Convert scripts written by subject matter experts and add visuals to support learning
  • Manipulate and edit video pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience
  • Review shooting script and raw material to create a shot decision list based on scenes’ value and contribution to continuity
  • Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects
  • Create rough and final cuts
  • Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running
  • Consult with stakeholders from production to post-production process
  • Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: 
  • Proven work experience as a video editor
  • Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. Avid Media Composer, Lightworks, Premiere, After Effects and Final Cut)
  • Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio
  • Thorough knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity
  • Familiarity with special effects, 3D and compositing
  • Creative mind and storytelling skills
  • Working in subscription model business or online learning is an asset

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • BS degree in film studies, cinematography or related field
  • 2-4 years in video design and editing
  • Experience with editing software including Captivate, Movie Maker, Camtasia and Adobe