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Assistant Feature Animation Editor - Avid


Burbank, CA, US, 91502


For over 30 years, the Nickelodeon Animation Studio continues to be one of the largest producers of television animation in the world, reflecting all kids today. Based in Burbank, Calif., with offices in New York, the Studio, designed by our artists and for our artists, is home to the world's greatest creative talents. Our campus of creativity houses top-notch talent, storytellers, artists, production teams, voice actors, cartoon experts and more. At Nickelodeon, we are always looking to recruit dedicated craftspeople to help bring groundbreaking new ideas to life and that starts with you! We are leading the way in animated content for TV series, TV movies, shorts and  theatrical features. Some of our new upcoming original animated series include, Kamp Koral: SpongeBob's Under Years, Rugrats, Middlemost Post, Star Trek: Prodigy, Big Nate and Santiago of the Seas, among others.Our content development teams are creator-driven, our work culture is collaborative, our mentorship of new talent is second to none, and we are committed to hiring inclusively to reflect authenticity in the diverse stories we want to tell.Join us!




  • The duties of the Assistant Feature Animation Editor are to assist the other editors in the full scope of the editing process for the film, from Animatic through Animation; import and assembly, to final mastering.
  • This role will work with the other members of the editorial team (Leads and Associates) and assist them in their work as necessary. Duties include receiving, organizing and importing picture and sound materials, building and editing the Animatic.
  • Someone in this position will be responsible for cutting in all manner of library sound effects and temp music cues on their own as well as under the direction of the film’s creative directors and producers. The Assistant Feature Animation Editor will also record scratch lines and lay them into sync.
  • Through Animation Production, the Assistant Editor will over-cut and adjust picture as it progresses until all final picture renders are cut in and approved for final mastering and delivery.
  • This person should be highly organized and have an encyclopedic knowledge of the editing system being used for Animatics through Animation and Delivery: Avid.
  • The Assistant Feature Animation Editor must be able to quickly and effectively render editorial requests while keeping schedules and deadlines in mind.


  • Extensive feature editorial process knowledge and experience in Avid required.
  • Shotgun/Shotgrid and Storyboard Pro knowledge a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree in Film Production, related field, or equivalent work experience.


 Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles