As an integral part of the Post Production Editorial pipeline, the Avid Assistant Editor will assist the Picture Editors with day to day tasks. They will receive tasks from the Post Production Supervisors while working closely with the Picture Editors to gain a greater understanding of the editorial process for Animation Post Production.
Greater Los Angeles Area
Jan 25, 2022
Responsibilities: “What would you say you do here?”
- Responsible for setup and management of Avid projects on PC-based Media Composer and Symphony systems.
- Assist in the importing, breaking down, and organizing of dialogue as it comes in from the recording studios.
- Importing shots and animatic materials using a file based workflow for use in assembling shows on both 2D and 3D CG productions.
- Export sequences through various stages of the Post Production pipeline to multiple QuickTime formats.
- Import and cut in scene updates
- Performing media management of workspaces and basic maintenance such as deleting precomputes and organizing media.
- Assemble and update show credits using Photoshop and Avid MC.
“What do I need to have in order to do this job?”
- Will need to be very organized and capable of multi-tasking as they will be receiving requests from multiple parties, often simultaneously.
- Will need to have a basic understanding of common HD and UHD video codecs.
- Must be an independent, self-starter who can also work well within a team.
- Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
- Comfortable working in fast-paced environment and operating with a sense of urgency.
- Knowledge of video post production is preferred.
- Experience with Non-linear editing software is preferred.
- Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.
- Experience with AVID Media Composer/Symphony is preferred.
- 1-2 years of TV Animation workflow experience is a plus.