VFX Assistant Editor Job at The Walt Disney Company | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions VFX Artist
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Job Summary:
Assists in the set-up of projects and review sessions, and completes all editorial work as requested
by a Lead or Co-Editor on the assigned show(s).
On any given day, your primary responsibilities and accountabilities will include:
  • Maintains internal editorial database, updating frame ranges according to client updates.
  • Outputs sequence movie files, AIFF audio files, and EDLs as specified by production.
  • Provides visual reference for production, stage, client and CG artists.
  • QC editorial client deliverables and prepares Avid media for upload.
  • Imports consolidated media from client.
  • Assists in show wrap-up including: layoff of movie files, finals reel, returning assets to client.
  • Performs special projects under the supervision of Creative Director, Production Manager or Department Manager.
  • Working with Production and TAs to process and organise I/O material from clients or external sources
HERE ARE THE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE:
  • Strong team player with good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask, and work gracefully under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Final Cut Pro and Premiere experience a plus.
  • Experience with shot tracking databases (i.e.: Filemaker, Shotgun).
  • Post-production film experience (e.g. film handling, coding, logging).
  • Post-production HD tape acqusition (e.g. timecode, logging, capturing).
  • Familiarity using Linux systems a plus.
  • Some basic scripting experience a plus, especially in Python
  • Knowledge of Avid Media Composer.
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

About Industrial Light & Magic:

Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic.
Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Skills Required

  • VFX

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