Job Category: Scripps General

Full Time



We have an exciting opportunity for a Video Production Specialist supporting the Marketing and Communications Team at Scripps Research in La Jolla, California, home some of the world’s most renowned scientists. This is a great opportunity for someone who is excited to share great science with the community by coordinating and filming content at the Institute, including interviews with staff and faculty. This position will have the opportunity to showcase their creative storytelling skills by handling pre and postproduction duties and being the technical guru for any video equipment.


  • Serves as a videographer for the institute with expert-level knowledge of production equipment including cameras (Blackmagic and Canon) as well as lighting and audio equipment.
  • Responsible for setting up two-camera interviews and b-roll shoots.
  • Conducts interviews with a wide range of subjects including faculty and leadership.
  • Tailors content for a variety of deliverables including press releases, social media posts, and b-roll used for reporter cultivation.
  • Works directly with faculty, administration, students, and leadership during their participation in video production and approvals.
  • Edits audio for podcast interviews.
  • Maintains all video equipment used by the communications office.
  • Maintains and organizes archival footage.
  • Serves as technical consultant to faculty, staff, students, and other internal clients producing videos.
  • Provides auditorium equipment support and A/V support for major Comm-led virtual and live events, including Front Row series.
  • Provides occasional back-up photography support.
  • Helps to oversee and update custom video content on campus video displays.
  • Details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

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