DraftKings is hiring a

Video Editor – DraftKings TV

Boston, United States

Company

DraftKings is a technology company that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions on the planet. Focused on the rapidly growing Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) space, DraftKings offers players the opportunity to compete through web and mobile channels in 1-day or 1-week fantasy sports contests for cash prizes and money-can’t-buy experiences. Founded in 2012, we are headquartered in Boston, with additional offices in New York City and London. This is a unique opportunity to work at a company experiencing explosive growth while inventing an industry. We bring the most incredible experiences and the industry's biggest contests to our players. We are looking for exceptional talent to play for our team! Apply today and be a part of our success story.

 

Video Editor

As a video editor for DraftKings TV, you will play a key role in shaping the voice and engaging the audience of a fast-growing digital content publishing channel. Leveraging relationships with athlete talent, professional sports leagues and teams and media partners, you will produce unique, compelling and viral video content for an international audience of sports fans.

 

Responsibilities

  • Edit entertainment video series
  • Create still and motion graphics for video series
  • Develop unique aesthetic, pacing and visual style for individual series
  • Identify and reinforce narrative arc within the edits
  • Cut various versions of a video for different social distribution platforms
  • Actively participate in post-production creative direction by communicating with producers
  • Maintain orderly file management and archiving procedures

 

Qualifications

  • Communications, Film, Media Production degree or career-related degree
  • 5-7 years experience in professional video editing
  • Mastery of Adobe Premiere, After Effects and DaVinci Resolve (or equivalent)
  • Skilled at color grading
  • Skilled at audio mixing and mastering
  • Skilled at motion graphics creation
  • Proficiency in 3D graphics creation a plus
  • Experience in sports and entertainment/lifestyle content a plus
  • Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills is a must
  • Self-starter who is comfortable in a fast paced, quickly changing environment
  • Occasional night and weekend availability required
  • Must provide examples of previous work and/or reel