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Senior Video Editor & Motion Designer

Production | New York, NY

Job Description

Vimeo is looking for a great Sr. Video Editor & Motion Designer.  Check out the job description below and submit your reel to be considered.


  •  Develop and edit original content for Vimeo
  •  Oversee editing of all video/film projects
  •  Develop editorial processes and procedures designed to ensure that high production values are not compromised
  •  Manage and mentor video editors and video production manager
  •  Responsible for the creation of video content ensuring deadlines are met and that videos meet the required standard from inception to delivery
  • Handle all video and/or audio editing, graphics design, encoding, managing video assets and archives and other post-production tasks
  • Discuss video project plans with producer to determine the appropriate video editing
  • Responsible for developing relevant “look and feel” of video content based on project needs/purposes
  • Keep informed and up to date on best practices and tools in the video space, ensure editing team standards remain high and techniques are   cutting edge
  • Mentor and train team members as needed in both audio and video production


  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, video equipment, personal computers, and techniques used in the video editing field
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment, take direction and partner with others
  • Excellent eye for color, motion and type
  • Ability to visualize production scripts and other verbal or written instructions
  • Ability to effectively operate and maintain video editing systems and related equipment
  • Experience directing and shooting on DSLR preferred, but not required
  • Proficient with Cinema 4D
  • Skilled in all phases of production and editing/animation software including non-linear editing, PhotoShop and After Effects.
  • A proven track record in creativity and conceptual design
  • Skilled in project and time management
  • Experience managing a team of two or more editors
  • 5 + years experience with the following tools: Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Adobe Photoshop
  • 5-10 years client &/or production house experience
  • BA preferred 


  • Be surrounded by awesome co-workers
  • Laugh everyday
  • See the impact of the work you do



Vimeo is the high-quality video platform for creative people around the world. Vimeo was founded in 2004 by filmmakers who wanted a fun and easy way to share their work and moments from their lives. We remain true to that mission by continually striving to help people with a wide range of passions share the things they create and care about. Today, Vimeo reaches a monthly audience of over 90 million creators and viewers — and we’re growing bigger every day. Vimeo is made with love by a highly ambitious, ridiculously innovative, and certifiably hilarious team based in New York City, and we’d love for you to be a part of it.

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