Assistant VFX Editor

Editorial Vancouver, Canada


Description

The Editorial team at DNEG is essential for the production of our shows. Working hand-in-hand with our production team, the Assistant VFX Editor is responsible for supporting the VFX Editor in handling the majority of the editorial tasks required by a show.

Production will rely on the Assistant VFX Editor to have a thorough knowledge of all cuts of your show, keeping them updated with the latest scans while also maintaining shot and VFX databases. You’ll be responsible for organizing and driving dailies sessions and client meetings, while assisting the VFX Editor with turnover and client delivery.

There is also a creative element to the role to assist the PR and HR teams with promotional material and in-house initiatives. Throughout the year, the company also requests new showreels highlighting our work on shows.

Must Haves:
  • 1+ years’ experience working in a VFX Editorial Department on high-end long-form productions (TV/Feature Films).
  • Demonstrate high level of proficiency in Adobe Premiere.
  • A firm understanding of the VFX process and terminology.
  • Good understanding of Film and HD video formats, files, frame rates and resolutions.
  • Encoding/transcoding experience, sound understanding of video codecs and file formats.
Nice to Have:
  • 2K Playback systems such as Baselight, Framecycler or RV.
  • Fedora Linux (basic)
  • LUTS and colour space experience
  • Experience using Adobe Media Encoder and shot tracking databases such as Shotgun or Filemaker.


About You:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivated
  • Problem solver
  • Organised
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Enjoys working in teams
  • Excellent communicator

 
About Us:
We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.


About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.