Video Editor/Motion Designer (Remote)

Amsterdam /
Design – Brand Communication /
Full-time Remote
/ Remote
Qredo is a decentralized digital asset management infrastructure and product suite designed to unlock new opportunities for institutional investors in digital assets and decentralized finance. Qredo's Layer 2 blockchain protocol enables users to seamlessly transfer and settle BTC, ETH, and ERC-20 tokens. Assets are secured by Qredo’s advanced Gen 2.0 multi-party computation (MPC), which provides tier-1 bank security and institutional-grade governance.

We are looking for a creative and seasoned video editor/motion designer to join the in-house Brand Communications team and to meet Qredo’s growing video and motion requirements. The ideal candidate must be competent in storytelling, and distilling complex ideas into engaging and intriguing visual content.

Responsibilities

    • Capture content, film, design, animate and edit creative and enticing videos:
    • Video Editing: interviews, reels, cutdowns, b-roll, sizzles, reels, etc.
    • Motion Graphics/animation: explainers, promos, cinemagraphs, teaser, GIF loops, kinetic typography, MOGRTs etc.
    • Post-Production: color-grading, special effects, rotoscoping, motion/camera tracking, keying, sound design and mixing, encoding, etc.
    • Live Production: videography and lighting
    • Concepting, storyboarding and presenting, with the ability to explain your ideas to the Brand Comms team as well as  to non-design stakeholders alike
    • Passionate about all aspects of the video creative pipelines, from the tools (both hardware and software) to the important role it plays in communicating information and ideas across all levels of the marketing funnel
    • Work collaboratively with internal stakeholders, graphic designers, copywriters and the creative directors/creative leads
    • Deliver exceptional creative consistently whilst committing to deadlines and to any budget constraints, by managing expectations and ‘cutting your cloth accordingly’
    • Foster positive working relationships and fun to spend time with

Requirements

    • 5+ years’ experience in video and motion
    • Fluency in Adobe creative suite, especially—Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Audition
    • Experience demonstrating creativity across a range of social media marketing collateral including larger campaigns
    • Strong verbal communication skills—we predominantly use US English, but as a global company, any additional second languages are very welcome
    • Be up to date on current video/motion trends to bring fresh ideas and innovation into your work, as well as an interest in continued learning and development
    • Good eye for detail
    • Demonstrate understanding of implementing brand guidelines effectively
    • Highly organized in workflow and post production pipelines. As a remote team, we work collaboratively in the cloud - Asana, Figma, Dropbox, Frame.io and Adobe Cloud
    • Resourcefulness, diligence, and creative/technical problem-solving skills
    • Ability to multi-task in a very fast-paced environment
    • Comfortable doubling up as a videographer with a willingness to travel for events and studio shoots

Additional bonus skills and experience

    • Experience with 3D such as Cinema 4D and RedShift (or either Blender and Cycles and/or Adobe substance)
    • Experience with 3rd party plugins and tools for video/motion—Red Giant, VideoCopilot, Newton, Lockdown, StarDust, DuIK, BodyMovin, Joysticks ‘n’ Sliders, etc
    • Experience with X-particles
    • Experience with Lottie or HTML-based animation
    • Knowledge of lighting whether in a live studio or in 3D CGI
    • Experience creating templates and/or MOGRTs
    • Knowledge of and/or creating content for blockchain/crypto, or a similar very technical industry.
    • A relevant creative degree and/or postgraduate qualification.

Please include the following in your application

    • A showreel showcasing bold and impactful creativity across a range of visual styles
    • Some standalone examples, or a portfolio of video and motion examples that are relevant to the blockchain/crypto industry or a similar financial/technical industry
    • Some standalone examples of strong storytelling through video and motion
    • Please show at least one example of your creative process, from brief and mood board to storyboard and sketches
    • Typically, we will provide a creative challenge as part of the interview process

Qredo offers

    • Flexibility to work from anywhere and possibility for international transfer
    • Assistance with home office setup as well as offsite team building allowance
    • Culturally diverse work environment (we speak 33 languages!)
    • Great career development opportunities in a growing company
    • Competitive compensation and benefits package within the industry