eCornell Associate Video Producer at Cornell University in ithaca, New York

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Job Description:

As Cornell University's online learning unit, eCornell delivers online professional certificate courses to individuals and organizations around the world. Courses are personally developed by Cornell faculty with expertise in a wide range of topics, including data analytics, management, marketing, human resources, leadership, and STEM. Students learn in an interactive, small cohort format to gain skills they can immediately apply in their organizations, while earning a professional certificate from Cornell University. eCornell has offered online learning courses and certificate programs for 15 years to over 130,000 students at more than 2,000 companies.

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

eCornell's Curriculum Development team is looking for an Associate Video Producer who will be charged with the responsibility for recording online learning content delivered by Cornell faculty partners. Reporting to the Video Production Manager, the Associate Video Producer collaborates with various functional leads, and plays a key role in ensuring an optimal process from pre to post-production on video shoots. Experience working with video, audio and lighting is a requirement, as well as the ability to work in a team focused environment.

What You Will Do:

  • Operate studio equipment to capture video for course development.

  • Represent eCornell as a Producer/ Videographer in the studios, and in the field.

  • Assisting or running in-studio course shoots, assisting live event streaming, remote field video production or assisting faculty partners using self-led studios.

  • Assist Technical Director in setup, prep and testing equipment to spot check for issues regarding the quality of capture, audio and lighting prior to operation.

  • Reset, clean and rearrange equipment, props and furniture after in-studio and remote shoots under supervision of Technical Director or Multimedia Specialist.

  • Media management tasks including color correction, audio post-processing, digital information transfers (uploads/downloads) and rendering final videos from animators as assigned from Post-production Coordinator.

  • Work with eCornell Instructional Designers and address any questions about existing production capabilities.

What You Will Need:

  • Associate's degree in Radio/Television, Film, Fine Arts or related field and one years' experience operating video cameras and equipment; or equivalent combination of experience and/or education.

  • Proficiency with video gear and cameras.

  • Ability to work in and adapt to a fast-paced environment, handling multiple types of production.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work in a deadline-oriented environment.

  • Flexibility to adjust to faculty partners schedules; ability to occasionally work shoots early or in the evenings.

What We prefer:

  • Solid understanding of the nuances of working within the confines of multimedia production for online learning products.

  • Prior experience working in a higher education/online learning environment.

  • Proficient with the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite - mainly Premiere Pro.

  • Prior experience with/knowledge of Cornell's creative services.

What We Offer:

  • The opportunity to work with a dynamic group of people in a high-growth organization where employee development is promoted.

  • A broad set of competitive benefits under the Endowed program, including educational opportunities, access to virtual wellness programs, health care options, 3 weeks of paid vacation, 13 paid holidays, and superior retirement contributions.

**No VISA sponsorship or relocation assistance is available for this position.**

This position is located in Ithaca, New York. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the University's decision to limit the number of on-campus employees, the successful applicant will be asked to perform this role remotely at a location of their choice in the United States for a limited time, only until the University can permit more employees to work on campus. Once the University permits more employees to work on campus, the successful applicant will be expected to work on the Ithaca campus, although they may be permitted to perform a portion of their work remotely.

The New York Convenience of employer guidelines require New York State individual tax reporting and withholdings for this position. Additional individual state income tax filings may also be required if working temporarily outside New York State.

University Job Title:

Multi Media Asst III



Pay Rate Type:




Contact Name:

Radhika Khatkhate

Number of Openings:


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