HBO Editor (Union) in New York, New York | DiversityInc Careers

HBO Editor (Union)


Work closely with HBO finishing producers to create top-quality promotional, sports and other types of content for various distribution outlets. Shift work may be required as determined by business needs. The position will be in the IBEW union and reporting to the Sr. Manager of Post Production.


Candidates must be able to edit, mix and color correct to deliver technically flawless content. Work closely with finishing producers to QC, master and version content for all broadcast platforms. Collaborate with the Studio team to maximize efficiency as well as follow documented guidelines and departmental procedures.   


  • Work closely with supporting parallel departments as required

  • Help direct and guide clients through Studio procedures and workflows

  • Promote file-based efficiencies and integrate non-linear technology 


  • Minimum 3 - 5 years as a finishing editor at a network or production facility with strong interpersonal and technical skills.

  • DaVinci Resolve and/or Baselight experience preferred

  • On-line demo of recent work and references is required

  • Expertise in Avid products specifically Media Composer, Nexis and Interplay is required. A thorough understanding of media management in a post-production environment is expected. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience

  • Shift work is mandatory; willingness to work overtime, weekends and often on short notice.

  • Must be a self-starter requiring minimal supervision

  • Experience in Adobe CC, file-based workflows and various plug-ins is preferred