Video Editor/Videographer

Last updated an hour ago
Location:San Francisco, California
Job Type:Full Time

Who We Are

Samsara, founded in 2015, is a leader in Industrial IoT and our mission is to increase the efficiency, safety, and sustainability of the operations that power our economy. Our solutions combine hardware and software to bring real-time visibility, analytics, and AI to operations across various industries. Samsara’s fast-growing team is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in San Jose, Atlanta, and London. Our team has raised $930M from Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Tiger Global, Dragoneer, AllianceBernstein Holding LP, Franklin Templeton, General Atlantic, Sands Capital Management and Warburg Pincus LLC.

At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.

About this role:

Samsara is looking for a talented Video Editor/Videographer to create engaging storytelling content for samsara.com, social media, and both internal and customer-facing events. Our ideal candidate has experience in both filming and editing, has a sophisticated eye for composition and lighting, has intermediate experience in animation/Adobe After Effects, is a willing and solution-oriented collaborator—and last but not least—a great storyteller than can communicate concepts effectively and concisely. A demo reel is required to be considered.

In this role, you will:

  • Work with Creative Director, Designers and Marketing to build storyboards and video concepts
  • Create videos and video templates/guidelines for both customer and employee facing content.
  • Capture customer testimonials which can include traveling to customer sites
  • Be involved in all technical aspects of video production
  • Help up-level Samsara’s visual language for video and motion graphics
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Obsess Over the Customer, Build for the Long Term, Growth Mindset) as we scale globally and across new offices

Minimum requirements for this role:

  • Professional experience in Video Editing and Motion Graphics
  • Comfortable working collaboratively or independently depending on the project
  • Experience in collaborating with multiple stakeholders
  • Be able to follow stylistic guidelines as well as push our visual language forward
  • Drone piloting/video capture

An ideal candidate also has:

  • Advanced motion graphics skills are a plus.

Benefits

Working at Samsara has its perks: for all global employees, we provide private medical and dental insurance plus growth and development opportunities, as well as regular virtual team and company events. In the US we offer flexible vacation time, EMEA employees receive 25 vacation days plus national bank holidays. Post-COVID we’ll be back in our global offices with numerous in-office perks.

Regarding COVID-19

With the spread of COVID-19, Samsara's global offices will remain closed until further notice with the exception of employees that require access to hardware and lab equipment.

Our primary concern is for the health and well-being of our employees as well as candidates. We have transitioned all interviews and onboarding to be conducted virtually via Zoom video conferencing. Employees are also able to work from countries and states where Samsara is a registered entity through June 2021. All employees are expected to return to our offices when they reopen with the exception of field-based roles.

If you have any questions or concerns before applying, feel free to contact us at jobs@samsara.com.