Video Editor

Mar 31, 2022
San Ramon, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

Welcome to Striking Distance Studios!

Driven by people. Inspired by challenges. Relentless to deliver creative excellence.

LED BY DEAD SPACE AND CALL OF DUTY FRANCHISE VETERAN GLEN SCHOFIELD, Striking Distance Studios. At the intersection of art, design and technology, this new AAA development studio has risen within the San Ramon Hills of the San Francisco Bay Area. We have planted roots in beautiful Bishop Ranch and have built our flagship state-of-the-art development studio, establishing the East Bay as the new up and coming creative and technological hub we know it to be. Striking Distance Studios is hard at work on its first game, The Callisto Protocol, a single player and story-driven survival horror game set in a prison colony on Jupiter’s moon Callisto. Here at Striking Distance Studios, it is amazing people, an immersive experience and a passion for excellence that drives us each day.  We are looking for people who push themselves creatively and learn with every new challenge.  We give you the setting and the opportunity to do work you are proud of.  We’re looking for the best to come join us and become part of a world-class team.

To us excellence is not a skill, but an attitude!

What we need: 
The Video Editor will work closely with cross-functional partners on a variety of projects, creating game and live-action content to be used across digital platforms, advertising and promotions. The ideal candidate will be an experienced and creative, with strong storytelling and editing capabilities. Must have good organizational skills, a collaborative post-production workflow and be able to work within timelines to meet deadlines and have strong communication and problem-solving skills to handle unforeseen challenges. This position reports into the Video Lead Editor and also supports the marketing team.


  • Support the Studio and Marketing Teams by creating and editing video and motion graphics content as required for:
    • Ripomatics
    • Animatics
    • Visual Reference Reels
    • Previz
    • UI Mockups
    • Marketing Trailers
    • Gameplay Broll
    • Interview Driven “Behind the Scenes” or “Dev Diaries”
    • Cutdown or short form trailers for social media, advertising and promotional usage
  • Capture in-game footage for use in pieces above
  • Capture in-game screen shots for marketing and promotional use
  • Work closely with colleagues to provide the best solutions for the creation of video assets that accomplish the desired end result
  • Work collaboratively with a team of producers, directors, editors, and audio artists.
  • Address feedback and offer constructive input and suggestions
  • Work within budgets and timelines


  • Expert level editing (3-5 years) (Premiere) and strong Adobe After Effect skills
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Games, Animation, Advertising or other Creative Studio environment
  • Familiarity with working in X-Box, PlayStation, and PC Gaming environments.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Solid knowledge of computers and video post technology, pipelines, and workflows
  • Should have a current demo reel
  • Production knowledge and experience with camera operation, audio recording, and lighting etc. is a bonus
  • Familiarity with Apple Keynote and Microsoft PowerPoint strongly preferred.

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