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(Expired) Senior Video Editor

6 months ago by Team Liquid

  Santa Monica (California), USA

Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Video Editing

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1UP Studios was founded by hardcore Esports fans to create content for hardcore Esports fans. As a division of the professional Esports Organization Team Liquid, we are not a studio that simply "dabbles" in Esports and gaming content, but one that is entrenched, dedicated and driven by pushing the landscape of Esports content forward. Our goal is, and has always been, to raise the bar with each and every piece of content we release.

We are looking The entire team should be comfortable with feedback, collaboration, and innovation. This is a team of creative individuals looking to grow not only new talent, but grow as a team.

We are looking for a world class Senior Video Editor with a passion for gaming and Esports and a background in video production and content creation. Our ideal candidate will want to work in a professional, fast-paced studio environment, with a primary focus on Esports and gaming content. This is a full-time position based out of our facility in Santa Monica, CA.

Projects will range from commercials and skits to narrative storytelling, montage, editing, and more. We're looking for someone who is dedicated to the art of editing and can work autonomously as well as with a team. The editor's work will offer varying levels of creative freedom--from uninhibited expression to strict sets of rules and guidelines.

Additionally, in this role you will:

  • Edit video content for our growing slate of projects (both internal and external).
  • Edit cutdowns, sizzle reels, development pitches, and other internal projects.
  • Provide basic video finishing, audio mixing, color grading, and graphics.
  • Work closely with Director of Post Production in a fluid and timely manner. There should never be creative roadblocks that prevent a project from wrapping.
  • Communicate with clients including sponsors, directors, producers, and team management to achieve a finished product that fits their vision and requests.
  • Keep learning! We do our best to provide resources for our employees to learn while working at 1UP Studios. It’s important to keep your craft sharp.
  • Assist on video production shoots as needed including running audio for in house shoots, monitoring a second camera, assisting with lighting setups for complicated shoots and taking photos for social media (1UP and Team Liquid).


  • Minimum of 1-2 years of video editing experience in the film and entertainment industry.
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud programs, YouTube backend tools, and social media video formats with the ability to work autonomously on a project from start to finish.
  • Knowledge of Davinci Resolve, Live production equipment, audio equipment, live streaming software, and 3rd party post production plugins is a bonus.
  • Deep understanding of post-production technology such as video codecs, transcoding, and media management.
  • Willingness to learn network drives, network servers, FTPs, and cloud storage.
  • Ability to independently find and select project appropriate tracks from various music libraries.
  • Willingness to learn Comedic timing is a must when it comes to skits, stream cutdowns, and commercials.
  • Available to work in our office located in Santa Monica, CA. Office hours typically range from 11AM - 7PM Monday-Friday but will frequently shift to weekends and past 7PM based on project needs.
  • Nimbleness in your ability to edit multiple projects during any given week and jump from project to project as needed.
  • A genuine interest in Esports, gaming, and its rich history.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate in a positive manner with clients, managers, producers, stakeholders, sponsors, and assistant editors.
  • Top-notch organizational skills.

Why Work Here? Company Perks:

  • Meals are provided during the work week for onsite employees
  • Some travel! Some projects require international travel (and a current passport!)
  • Nearly unlimited supply of Monster!
  • Full-Time Employees all receive full benefits including:
    • Free Gym membership
    • Unlimited time off policy
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits

Application Guidelines:

In addition to your resume please provide a cover letter and a link to your show-reel.

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