Requisition ID:  29146

Video Producer

Job Summary

Purdue University Online (PUO) continues to lead the vanguard of digital transformation in higher education. As a Video Producer within our dynamic environment, you are an embodiment of excellence in content creation and production. Going beyond just editing, your role is pivotal in steering large, moderately complex media projects from inception to fruition. Collaborating seamlessly with diverse teams – from faculty to instructional designers – you'll craft video and multimedia content tailored for online programs, courses, events, and more. Your prowess will navigate courses from initial faculty vision, through meticulous production and editing phases, delivering impeccable results across various course formats. A distinctive facet of this role is your adeptness to independently adjudicate, build meaningful connections, and influence decisions in a complex higher education ecosystem. The ideal candidate demonstrates a perfect blend of contemporary design sensibilities, unparalleled creativity, unwavering attention to nuance, and an insatiable hunger for continuous learning and innovation.


About Purdue University Online
Building on Purdue University's historic land-grant mission, Purdue University offers online programs designed to make a high-quality Purdue education as accessible and affordable as possible. We offer over 200 online degrees and certificates taught by prestigious, internationally recognized Purdue West Lafayette faculty, with the same rigorous, accredited programs offered on campus. 


This is a hybrid position. 

What We’re Looking For:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Two plus years of advanced video editing experience, reflecting proficiency in producing content of varied complexities
  • In lieu of degree, consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Comprehensive experience in filming and refining green screen footage to achieve professional-grade results
  • Mastery of creative software, including the entire Creative Cloud suite or its advanced equivalents 


Skills Needed: 
What is helpful (Preferred):

  • Proficient experience in 2D/3D animation or motion graphics, showcasing the ability to bring dynamic elements to video production
  • Demonstrated experience in scriptwriting and editing for video content, ensuring narratives align with production goals and resonate with targeted audiences
  • Comprehensive expertise in advanced post-production video editing for instructional, promotional, and diverse multimedia projects
  • Demonstrated capability to independently steer large, moderately complex projects from conception to completion, both as an individual contributor and within team settings
  • Proficiency in utilizing advanced features of video content management systems, adeptness with project management tools, and mastery of office productivity software for streamlined workflows
  • Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication aptitude, facilitating cohesive collaboration and influencing decisions across a broad spectrum of project stakeholders
  • Proven track record in efficiently managing and prioritizing multiple concurrent projects to ensure timely and high-quality deliverables
  • Proactive approach to embracing and integrating cutting-edge technologies, pioneering innovative techniques, and optimizing workflows in alignment with evolving team objectives and industry trends

Additional Information:

  • Purdue University will not sponsor employment authorization for this position  
  • This posting represents multiple vacancies
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period
  • Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
  • Benefit Statement: Purdue University offers a substantial Benefit Package including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a generous paid time off package for sick and vacation days

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette