VFX Editor

Do you have an exceptional eye for detail? Are you an experienced VFX Editor looking to work with an award winning team? If so – let’s chat!

As the VFX Editor, you will work closely with Producers to manage all incoming media and outgoing deliverables. The VFX Editor also has the ability to create a functioning environment where the Visual Effects Supervisor can evaluate any version of any shot in the current sequences, for aesthetic and technical direction. You will spend your days:

  • Maintaining sequence edits and inserting visual effects shots into the timeline
  • Incorporating & checking all internal versions of visual effects shots into the current cuts of the VFX/live action sequences
  • Managing and documenting the turnover of shots from offline Editorial through to DI delivery including ingesting new media into the VFX pipeline
  • Ensuring Shotgun is maintained with current shot counts, frame ranges and any retime or repo instructions
  • Ensuring that published shots conform to the current edit and perform Editorial QC checks involving colour, resolution and timing
  • Preparing & exporting sequence edits for internal and client approvals
  • Operate the screening room system for internal dailies and client reviews
  • Performing shot-specific LUT setups to match colour of offline references
  • Maintaining organized IO data transfers adhering to security & workflow protocols
  • Cutting marketing reels for website deployment

You must have:

  • 5+ years of editing experience within the film and television industry
  • Proficiency in Nuke Studio and Shotgun
  • Expert knowledge of DaVinci Resolve & Adobe Premiere
  • Knowledge of Nuke, Avid, RV, Final Cut Pro, After Effects and/or Photoshop is a plus
  • Experience with Linux/Mac/Windows co-environments, sharing data between platforms and managing permissions
  • The ability to convert between key numbers, time-codes and frames
  • An eye for detail and excellent written & verbal communication skills. Ability to understand VFX Editorial terminology & communicate to Production.
  • Thorough understanding of VFX Editorial techniques, file formats, colour-space, workflows, software and technology relating to the live action visual effects
  • Proven accuracy and organizational experience
  • Solid understanding of a VFX Pipeline
  • Experience in colour spaces and colour conforming
  • Understanding of the ACES colour workflow
  • Knowledge of aspect ratios from a multitude of cameras. IE-RED/ARRI/SONY etc.

If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@spinvfx.com. Be sure to include “VFX Editor” in the subject line.

VFX Editor (Night Shift)

Do you have an exceptional eye for detail? Are you an experienced editor looking to work with an award winning team? If so – let’s chat!

As the VFX Editor, you will work closely with Producers to manage all incoming media and outgoing deliverables. The VFX Editor also has the ability to create a functioning environment where the Visual Effects Supervisor can evaluate any version of any shot in the current sequences, for aesthetic and technical direction. You will spend your days:

  • maintaining sequence edits and inserting visual effects shots into the timeline
  • incorporating all required versions of visual effects shots into the current cuts of the VFX/live action sequences
  • managing and documenting the turnover of shots from editorial through to delivery including ingesting new media into pipeline
  • ensuring Shotgun is maintained with current shot counts, lineup and any retime instructions
  • ensuring that published shots conform to the current edit and perform basic QC checks
  • preparing sequence edits for internal and client approvals
  • creating daily playlists and operate the screening room system for dailies
  • performing shot specific colour corrections to match editorial reference
  • performing shot retimes to match supplied editorial reference

You must have:

  • 5+ years of editing experience within the film and television industry
  • expert knowledge of Final Cut Pro
  • the ability to convert between key numbers, time-codes and frames
  • excellent communication and multitasking skills
  • an eye for detail and thorough understanding of techniques, file formats, colour-space, software and technology relating to the live action visual effects
  • proven accuracy and organizational experience
  • knowledge of Avid and DaVinci resolve is a plus
  • some knowledge of Nuke, Shotgun and Tweak RV would be an asset as well

 

If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@spinvfx.com. Be sure to include “VFX Editor” in the subject line.