Creative Technologist - Editing

Job summary
Permanent contract
Salary: Not specified
No remote work
Skills & expertise
Video editing
Communication skills

GoPro France
GoPro France

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The position

Job description

Location: Remote France. This role can be performed anywhere in France.

The Role

GoPro delivers a set of world-class, cross platform, video editing applications on iOS, Android, macOS and Windows that are collectively used by millions of people each month. These tools enable users to easily build incredible videos of their life events and share them with their family and friends.

The Creative Technologist contributes to the famous ‘GoPro touch’ through many of the features available in Quik. Creating exciting animations and themes, enhancing media, you name it! All these share the same purpose in the end: contributing to a compelling storytelling that is pleasing to the eye and makes the user want to share captivating content.

What You Will Do

  • Work closely with Product Managers to explore new editing techniques and paradigms via POCs.
  • Create automated video editing features with visual effects, from artistic direction to code, and drive them into production with the help of Backend Engineers.
  • Collaborate with Computer Vision and Machine Learning engineers to identify and leverage new storytelling technologies.

Skills We’re Excited About

  • Proficiency in Python (or equivalent scripting language)
  • Experience with shaders and real-time rendering
  • Passion for video editing or motion design
  • Strong communication skills - ability to work in a distributed work environment

Bonus Points For

  • Experience with media processing (sound, image, video)
  • Experience with game engines or creative coding frameworks
  • Good Computer Science fundamentals

GoPro Highlights

  • Get your very own GoPro camera + gear
  • Excellent healthcare insurance coverage (Health-premium paid for 70% by GoPro)
  • Competitive salary and discretionary performance-related bonus
  • Subsidized lunch and snacks galore
  • Gym fee compensation
  • Transit benefit – 50% of the applicable public transportation pass
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Discounted employee stock purchase plan
  • Professional + personal development opportunities, i.e. LinkedIn Learning, technology trainings, certifications, Peer-to-Peer learning, conferences and more.
  • Opportunities to get involved in the causes that you care about (annual camera donation + volunteer events)

We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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