IDC Video Director/Editor in San Francisco, California


IDGtv is seeking passionate, highly skilled collaborators to help revolutionize web-native technology video. As a Video Director/Editor, you will assist our Producers and multiple Editorial teams in shaping the creative vision of our content to reach the largest, most engaged audience possible. You will execute on series and one-off videos for both our highly respected editorial brands, as well as our sponsorship partners. Content will include, but not be limited to: product reviews, news, event coverage, interviews, on-location features, in-studio and field documentary series, explainers, sourced video compilations, and other “social” content.


  • Skilled DP with a C100/300, and other prosumer video cameras
  • Lighting fast on Adobe Premiere and After Effects, all workflows being second nature
  • Ability to record your own audio
  • Experience in sound design & mixing
  • Good eye for color correction and responsible with use of plug-ins (Red Giant, etc.)
  • Versed in video lighting equipment and techniques
  • Interest and knowledge of technology and the media landscape that covers it (i.e. IDG properties, The Verge, re/code, Engadget, Motherboard, Wired, etc.)
  • Willingness to take constructive critiques and work toward consensus
  • Working knowledge of YouTube environment
  • A reel that showcases your impressive aesthetic and storytelling ability
  • Strong desire to build a highly successful video operation and create industry leading content
  • Experience in Motion Graphics Animation design and animation a plus
  • Experience in livestream studio environment also a plus

Please send a reel or sample links with annotation that clearly define your role in each video.

Req Number: 16-0172

Posting Date: 8/29/2016

Title: Video Director/Editor

Job Family: Production

Company: IDG

Unit: (a division of US Media)

City: San Francisco

State: CA

Job Type: Full-Time

Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)