Ubisoft’s 20,000 team members, working across more than 40 locations around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their dedication and talent has brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game changing challenges, cutting edge technologies, and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.

Job Description

XDefiant is seeking a talented and experienced Video Editor to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for creating engaging video content for our promotional campaigns, social media platforms, and in-game trailers. As a Video Editor, you will collaborate with the development team leads and the marketing team to capture the essence of our games and deliver visually captivating content to our audience.


Responsibilities - WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Produce and edit video content for promotional campaigns, social media platforms, in-game trailers, and other marketing initiatives

  • Collaborate with the marketing team, external agencies and other stakeholders to develop creative concepts and storyboards for video projects

  • Work with artists, technical artists, animators and more to ensure that your capture reflect as best as possible the game quality.

  • Ensure consistency of style, tone, and quality across all video content

  • Manage and organize raw footage, assets, and project files

  • Create custom graphics, animations, and other visual elements to enhance video content

  • Work closely with audio designers to ensure high-quality audio and sound design

  • Deliver projects on time while adhering to strict deadlines

  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in video editing technology

Requirements - WHAT YOU'RE BRINGING:

  • Bachelor's degree in film, media, or a related field, or equivalent work experience

  • Minimum 3 years of professional video editing experience, preferably in the gaming industry

  • Expertise in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, and other industry-standard editing software

  • Strong knowledge of video formats, codecs, and compression techniques

  • Exceptional storytelling skills with a keen eye for detail and visual aesthetics

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Experience with game capture tools and techniques

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills

  • Passion for video games and a solid understanding of the gaming industry

Bonus Qualifications - GOOD TO HAVE:

  • Enjoys competitive shooter games

  • Experience with 3D animation software such as Maya, 3ds Max, or Blender

  • Proficiency in motion graphics design and animation

  • Proficiency with game capture tools and techniques

  • Experience working on marketing campaigns for AAA video game titles

Additional Information


Our team has a lively culture, and we strive to make it a welcoming and enjoyable place to work.

Added extras

  • Personal performance & profitability bonus

  • Flexible work from home and flexible working hours

  • Choice of paid parking or public transport expenses

  • Paid Parental leave

  • Quarterly extra annual leave ‘duvet day’ to enjoy

  • Monthly phone allowance

  • Regular social events

Ubisoft is composed of over 20,000 talented people located in 55+ development studios and offices across the globe. With more than 80% of our teams dedicated to creation, Ubisoft is the biggest in-house creative force in the industry.

Are you looking to work with enthusiastic experts who are tackling game-changing challenges in entertainment and beyond? At Ubisoft, we offer an open environment where bright ideas are given a chance to shine and everyone is eager to share knowledge.

Take entertainment to the next level. Join us and create the unknown.

Skills and competencies show up in different forms and can be based on different experiences, that's why we strongly encourage you to apply even though you may not have all the requirements listed above.

At Ubisoft, you can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences. Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, and age or disability status.

Ubisoft's key environmental Commitments: Climate change is an urgent problem that affects us all, and Ubisoft is committed to doing its part to protect our planet by reducing our carbon emissions and inspiring our communities to take action. Played by millions around the world, video games can give players tools to learn more about sustainability and mobilise them to act on climate change. We believe that we will only make progress through collective effort: that’s why Ubisoft is actively working with other video game companies to move our industry forward through the UN’s Playing for the Planet Alliance.

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes submitted by staffing or placement agencies or recruiters

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

To be considered for this position, please submit a covering letter outlining your experience, along with your CV.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and have permanent residency.