1UP Studios is looking to add a hungry, motivated, and willing to grow video producer to our roster of talented staff. The position will be full-time out of our new facility in Santa Monica, CA. This position has a primary focus on esports and gaming content. Projects range from commercials and skits to narrative storytelling, montage, editing, and more. We're looking for someone who is dedicated to the art of storytelling through film making and willing to pivot to commercial or sponsorship work when needed. Candidates should be excited about shooting projects solo and with a team. The video producer's work will offer varying levels of creative freedom--from uninhibited expression to strict sets of rules and guidelines. You must be flexible on this, otherwise this might not be the gig for you.
Shoot, produce, and edit video content for our growing slate of projects (both internal and external).
Setup and breakdown lighting setups for weekly and scheduled content.
Assist with interviews setups, lav subjects, boom audio.
Work closely with our Creative Director and Director of Post Production in a fluid and timely manner. There should never be creative roadblocks that prevent a project from starting or wrapping.
Communicate with clients including sponsors, directors, producers, and team management to achieve a finished product that fits their vision and requests. Communication is key when working with multiple teams and sponsors!
Keep learning! We do our best to provide resources for our employees to learn while working at 1UP Studios. It’s important to keep your craft sharp.
Assist in video editing as needed.
Log and organize footage
Cut down interviews
Piece together radio edits
Must be available to work in office at our Santa Monica, CA location. Office hours typically range from 11AM - 7PM Monday-Friday but will frequently shift to weekends and past 7PM based on project needs.
You will find yourself editing multiple projects during any given week and must to be nimble enough to jump from project to project as needed.
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud programs, YouTube backend tools, and social media video formats.
Knowledge of Davinci Resolve, Live production equipment, audio equipment, live streaming software, and 3rd party post production plugins is a bonus.
Willing to learn network drives, network servers, FTPs, and cloud storage.
Deep understanding of post production technology such as video codecs, transcoding, and media management.
Ability to find and select project appropriate tracks from various music libraries.
Comedic timing is a must when it comes to skits, stream cutdowns, and commercials.
A genuine interest in esports, gaming, and its rich history.
Strong communication skills and an ability collaborate in a positive manner with clients, managers, producers, stakeholders, sponsors, and assistant editors.
Top notch organizational skills
- Meals are provided during the work week for onsite employees
- Some travel! Some projects require international travel (and a current passport!)
- Nearly unlimited supply of Monster!
- Full-time employees - Gym membership
- Full-time employees - Flexible time off policy
- Full-time employees - Medical Benefits
If you have a love for filmmaking and a passion for gaming, then this job might be perfect for you.
You can view samples of our work here.
Please fill out the form below! Make sure to include a link to your resume, show reel, and cover letter. We highly suggest that you not sleep on applying for this position. We work in a fast paced industry and time is of the essence.
We value personality and cultural fit at 1UP Studios. Someone with a laid back personality that knows how to be professional at the drop of a dime is the perfect person for the job. We strive to create world class work and push the boundaries of esports and gaming content.
We look forward to hearing from you!