CDM Smith Video Production Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description:

CDM Smith is seeking a video editor to work in partnership with internal stakeholders, communications and marketing teams, to create professionally finished videos for internal and external audiences. The video editor participates in concepts and storyboarding with the team, creates animations and motion graphics, and color corrects and edits raw video clips into finished videos based on the storyboard designs and stakeholder needs.

Responsibilities will include:

 Edit raw video clips into finished videos based on storyboard designs and/or stakeholder needs. Creates basic motion graphics to incorporate into finished videos.

 Performs color correction and post-production work on video files for various delivery channels. Stays current on best practices in encoding, compressing and optimizing for final delivery.

 Performs audio file matching to video files, editing quality and levels as needed. Sources sound effects and music to combine and layer with recorded audio.

 Under supervision, participates in video shoots, scouting locations, setting up scenes, lighting and audio. As needed, performs camera work and/or audio monitoring during filming.

 Maintains archive of video and audio assets

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Minimum Qualifications:

 0 to 4 years of experience

 Bachelor’s degree in Film/Video/Animation or related field is required

 Working knowledge of Premiere Pro, After Affects and Adobe CC, other video editing software.

 Working knowledge of latest video hosting environments, codecs and multi-bit rate compression for exporting and optimizing video for final delivery.

 Understands principles of motion graphics and graphic design.

 Basic knowledge of HTML.

 Ability to manage time across multiple projects in a highly-collaborative, fast-paced environment.

 Team oriented, self-motivated.

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Massachusetts - Boston

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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