Video Editor

Video San Francisco, California


Video Editor  

IGN is looking for a talented post-production video editor with a love of video games and entertainment. This position  

requires direct experience managing the entirety of the post production process. Experience working on original features, series content for online preferred.  

*Note: You must include a reel of demonstrable work.  

What will get you in the door?  
● 2-4 years of post-production experience; mid-to-advanced level skillset  

● Expertise with Adobe Premiere and Creative Suite; Avid Media Composer experience is a plus.  

● Ability to work well with others in a collaborative, team environment  

● A positive, problem-solving attitude  

● High comfort level for fast-paced, deadline driven editing.  

● Excellent time-management and project-organization skills.  

● Passion for IGN and/or video games  

What does that mean exactly?  

● Video editing for core IGN video products. These include games and entertainment reviews, previews, features and more. Example: IGN Fast Travel Show (

● Maintain high quality video standards and brand guidelines.

● Oversee aspects of editing, encoding, and publishing
● Work closely with IGN content creators and producers

It would be extra awesome if you have:  

● Strong understanding of project setup and editing workflows and tools  

● Excellent audio editing skills  

● After Effects or motion graphics experience  

● Significant experience with near-line media; Avid NEXIS nearline or similar media servers.  

● Strong understanding of video game and entertainment trends.  

● Experience managing video asset archives (LTO, etc.)  

● Have done post production at a TV or game-centric company  

Here’s the good stuff about us…  

● Live and breathe video games, movies and TV; see secrets before the rest of the world  

● Opportunity to dream big and make things happen  

● People who like to have fun, share some beers and plot your demise in the arcade/game room  

● Open and casual work environment  

What we need from you:  

● Demo reel and/or list of exemplary work  

● Your resume. Wow us! Leave out the boring stuff and put in the dazzling stuff about your super powers.

● A cover letter.  We get load of applicants for every job.  What sets you apart?

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

About j2 Global

Founded in 1995, j2 Global® (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and Onebox® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.

The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services’ November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc.

Ziff Davis, Inc. is the leading digital media company specializing in the technology, gaming and men's lifestyle categories, reaching over 117 million unique visitors per month. Ziff Davis sites include,,,,,,, and Ziff Davis also operates NetShelter, the largest community of technology publishers dedicated to consumer electronics, computing and mobile communications. Ziff Davis B2B is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors.

As of December 31, 2016, j2 Cloud Services had achieved 21 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.

For more information about j2, please visit

Our Culture:

At j2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

J2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

J2 Global® is an Equal Opportunity Employer.