Description:Lockheed Martin's Rotary and Mission Systems business area is seeking a videographer/photographer to produce high-visibility multimedia work for some of our critical platforms, programs and events. The ideal candidate's primary responsibilities will be capturing events, people, and telling visual stories for a variety of digital media deliverables in support of various Lockheed Martin products and sites. Videography duties will include product documentation, events, training, interviews, videos for presentations, music videos and moderately complex storytelling projects. Pre-production duties, determination of concept, theme, and budget based on client interface. Photography assignments will include portraits, covering program milestone events, site events, award ceremonies, and other activities. Must have a detailed working knowledge of non-linear video editing equipment and working within a file-based video environment. Required to have a general knowledge of camera applications, location lighting, and related audio equipment. Experience with live webcast video camera operation a plus. Experience with either Nikon or Canon professional still photographic equipment. Experience with Sony FS7 is a plus. Applicant will be required to stay abreast of emerging trends with cameras, editing software and hardware, including lighting and grip equipment. Frequent domestic travel and occasional weekend and overtime work is required. Applicant needs to be creative, have effective communication skills (written and oral), and work efficiently with team members and customers. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. Applicant must be skilled with various kinds of professional video and DSLR cameras, including Sony, Nikon and Canon. Knowledge of still photography techniques using a variety of natural and artificial light sources. Experience with studio and location lighting and audio production. Strong understanding of shot composition for video. Strong understanding of visual storytelling. Strong understanding of video editing software and creative desktop applications. Applicant must be able to provide a portfolio and/or demo reel for review.
Advanced video production and editing skills using Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition)
Advanced photography and editing (Photoshop, Lightroom, Bridge) skills, including knowledge of studio portrait lighting
Working knowledge of Nikon/Canon DSLR, Sony, GoPro
Experience working within a file-based photo and video environment. Knowledge of data storage devices (memory cards, hard drives, etc.). Understanding of video and audio formats and associated codecs technology.
Effectively interprets needs and develops creative/technical solutions.
Capable of balancing a project's creative requirements with schedule, budget, and resource limitations.
Comfortable interfacing with, and providing direction to, executives and senior leaders
Familiarity with setting up and running a Teleprompter
Consistently meets post production deadlines creating artful and impactful video.
Ability to take direction well and request information or ask questions when needed.
Passion for visual storytelling.
Promote teamwork and a positive work environment.
Mac/Win knowledge and excellent troubleshooting skills on either platform.
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
The ability to manage multiple projects at one time, to work well under pressure and on short deadlines.
Ability to take feedback and creative criticism professionally, using it to refine projects.
Ability to follow established workflow and project management tools and procedures.
Ability to work with a virtual team.
Lockheed Martin Corporation