Job Details

Visual Media Specialist

Title
Visual Media Specialist
Length
Full Time
Employer

STEMCELL Technologies

Salary
Yearly
not disclosed
Location
Vancouver
British Columbia
Date Posted
09/03/2018 - 12:45
Closing Date
09/04/2018 - 12:45
Accepting BioReady
Yes
Job Description
Summary: 

STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore.  Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training.  We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree.  STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

The Visual Media Specialist is responsible for 2D and 3D animation in the creation of engaging marketing, educational and corporate video content including: commercials, interviews, product tours, technical support demos, webinars and live streaming events.

Education & Qualifications: 
  • Recent industry experience in producing educational videos targeted to an academic or corporate audience
  • 5+ years experience in creating broadcast quality motion graphics
  • Advanced knowledge of Cinema 4D Studio and its integrations with After Effects
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe CC software - particularly Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Possess artistic style, eye for composition, strong sense of timing and sequencing, and impeccable attention to detail
  • 4+ years of experience and demonstrated ability in videography and lighting with various cameras including experience in a 4K DSLR shooting environment.
  • Must have the ability to give significant guidance on all aspects of a video: concept, scriptwriting, storyboarding, lighting and shooting, editing, 2D gfx work in AE, keying and colour correction, audio post in audition, and final publishing to any web format.
  • Knowledge of how to setup, maintan and trouble shoot local network render farm
  • Advanced knowledge of Cinema 4D team render is an asset
  • Related Degree or diploma
  • Thorough knowledge of web publishing and video codecs
  • Fluent in English with solid ability to articulately discuss ideas with stakeholders
  • of various roles and backgrounds
Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Creating and editing educational and corporate video content including: commercials, interviews, product tours, technical support demos and webinars and live streaming events
  • Developing and creating complex 2D motion graphics and 3D animations for video
  • Post-production work including editing; complex motion graphics; visual and sound effects; music selection; 2D animation; integration of 3D models and animation into 2D environments
  • Provide technical and artistic support to diverse stakeholders including Product Managers and Scientists in developing scripts and storyboards
  • Effectively collaborate with members of the team to produce video and multimedia content in stylistic adherence with the corporate brand and style guide
Other Information: 

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please apply online at https://jobs.stemcell.com