April 17, 2021

The Role:
The Tesla Service Manufacturing team in Lathrop is looking for an experienced video producer to join our team. This role will be responsible for leading video projects in a hands-on production role. Tesla is a fast moving, dynamic environment where flexibility and adaptability are key attributes needed for success. The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter with expertise in video production. Each member of the team is expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, and to innovate daily. We are tackling the world’s most difficult and important problem – and we would not succeed without our shared passion for making the world a better place.
  • Manage all aspects of productions from script writing, scheduling shooting, editing and motion graphics
  • Create a wide variety of digital content, including animation, photography and more
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams of engineers, technicians, subject matter experts, product managers and other throughout Tesla to take complex technical information and present it in a clear and engaging format
  • Localized training content for global product launches
  • Manage tasks and information flow using collaboration software (such as JIRA, SharePoint, Confluence, and custom databases)

  • 3+ years of experience in video production
  • Professional experience with industry-standard cameras (DJI, Sony, Canon, etc.) to achieve a desired look from a shot list
  • Ability to be flexible and execute on short notice
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Cloud apps including Premiere Pro, Photoshop and After Effects (Final Cut also acceptable)
  • Experience with professional lighting setup
  • Ability to develop scripts and shot lists
  • Effective organizational and communication skills
  • Action oriented, with the ability to plan and produce projects independently
  • A portfolio showcasing strong production skills
  • Ideally including instructional or product education focused work
  • Prolonged periods of repetitious duties including lifting, bending, and standing