Zipwhip is a Seattle-based SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) company providing text messaging to businesses across North America through cloud-based software and a best-in-class API solution. One of the 10 fastest-growing companies in Seattle as ranked by Inc., Zipwhip invented the technology that enables businesses to text using their existing landline, VoIP or toll-free phone number and communicate with consumers the modern way.
Zipwhip is aggressively investing in our people, product offerings and processes. We are backed by Microsoft Ventures, OpenView, Voyager Capital and a host of other investors, and are seeing rapid growth in both employees and revenue. Zipwhip is the only business-texting provider with direct connections to all Tier 1 and 2 wireless operators in the U.S., and we've delivered billions of texts to consumers nationwide.
Zipwhip employees come to work every day (to one of Seattle's coolest offices) inspired and ready to live out our DIRECT values: Determination, Innovation, Respect, Enthusiasm, Collaboration and Trust. If you want to be part of an organization where highly motivated thinkers are empowered to change the way we communicate with the world around us, then we'd like to hear from you.
What we're looking for:
Zipwhip is searching for a skilled videographer with experience creating dynamic videos for a B2B audience. This person will support the organization by creating rich content that helps tell Zipwhip's story, explain our product and inform businesses across the country of the game-changing role texting can play in their organization.
What's the job really?
Own Zipwhip's video program, style and tone
Create external videos such as customer testimonials, product and feature tutorials, product releases and company announcements
Create internal videos that highlight Zipwhip's unique company culture, our quarterly all hands meetings, employee milestones and team bonding events
Find ways to showcase Zipwhip content in new and creative ways for a variety of audiences
Manage Zipwhip's YouTube and Wistia channels
Manage Zipwhip's video database
Participate in and sometimes lead planning meetings with project stakeholders
Manage video creation from start to finish, including storyboarding, outlining shot lists and setting production schedules
Lighting set up
Audio set up
Interviewing subjects (as needed)
What you bring to the table:
1-3 years of professional experience working as a videographer similar role at an agency or company
Familiarity operating Canon DSLR and cinema cameras (c100 or similar)
Proficiency editing videos in Adobe Premiere Pro
Ability to create titles and lower thirds in After Effects
Motion graphics experience a huge plus
Experience using onscreen recording software
Lighting competency for interviews
Ability to manage multiple projects at a time
Photography experience a plus but not required
What we'd like to see:
A portfolio or reel demonstrating expertise in video production and creative storytelling
What we offer:
A fun, lively startup culture and one of Seattle's coolest offices, located across the street from Safeco Field
Competitive salary and stock options
Complimentary snacks, wine and beer, a subsidized cafeteria with lunch made fresh every day,and free lunch on Fridays catered by local chefs
Complimentary access to a fitness center
Complimentary shuttle access to office from King Street Station and Ferry Terminal
Stipend for transportation and cell phone
Full benefits package including paid parental leave, a matching 401k program and medical, dental, vision and life insurance
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
At this time, we do NOT offer Visa sponsorship