- Assistant Music & Sound Editor

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Assistant Music & Sound Editor


Assistant Music & Sound Editor

• Emerging Level


Pixar Animation Studios: The Assistant Music & Sound Editor provides administrative, technical and creative support to the music and sound editorial department.

Category Assistant  Audio / Music / Sound 
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 15, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description


  • Maintaining music library server
  • Cataloging records imported from music library
  • Music requests: importing music into Media Composer
  • Research emerging film scores and composers
  • Assist with session conforms
  • Transport session material between Media Composer and ProTools
  • Media management: video, audio, digital and paper
  • Under the direction of the Music Editors, help research and place specific music cues in
  • sequences
  • Prepare and execute audio file transfers and conversion
  • Check final audio deliveries: check naming, sync, critical monitoring to ensure accuracy
  • of stems
  • Maintain department back ups
  • General Support
  • Maintain existing and create new documentation for the music and sound editorial
  • department’s workflow and practices
  • Assist in the development of department standards and practices
  • Proficient with Pro Tools
  • Proficient with Macintosh OS (mid-high level user)
  • Experience with database management with tools such as Soundminer preferred
  • Audio to picture experience (Media Composer, sync, surround)
  • Responsible, excellent attention to detail. Self-starting, team player
  • Ability to multi-task and remain steady under pressure
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Inquisitive and creative problem solver
  • Willing to work flexible hours (including nights and weekends) and/or overtime on short notice
  • Basic music theory and terminology knowledge and/or musical training
  • Passion for all types of music
  • Audio engineering experience is a plus

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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