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Lockheed Martin Videographer/Photographer (Level 2) in Palmdale, California

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.

Description: Are you a passionate storyteller who is ready to take your filmmaking and photography to the next level? Do you enjoy working on documentary-style projects with a talented team?

Are you looking for an opportunity to use your talents in an exciting fast-paced high tech environment? If so, we want to meet you!

So what’s the job?

We’re looking for a passionate multi-faceted

Photographer/Videographer Professional to join our team of filmmakers/photographers to produce cinematic-quality, documentary-style, marketing, promotional, and training films/videos. The person we seek must be passionate about visual storytelling, can work as part of a team or as a one person crew and has proven success with effective, creative ways of communicating.

Who would you work with?

The Visual Media Senior candidate will report to the Visual Communications Associate Manager. The candidate will work closely with the Video Team lead, the team of Producer/Directors/Editors and the Communications team to create visual content that shapes the brand messaging for the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company.

You’re the right person for this job if ...

You’re a strong storyteller with at least 2 years of experience


• Influence people’s thinking

• Motivate people to act

• Match or exceed the production quality of the typical media/content people consume

The person we’re looking for has experience with:

• Digital video production, digital workflows, motion graphics, post-production and photography

• Highly organized and the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time

Working alongside digital creatives (producer/directors, videographers, graphic designers, animators, photographers

and freelance artists)

Operates a variety of standard and special-purpose still and/or video cameras in support of customer/company requirements. Researches, prepares and produces videos, MP4’s, Blu-ray’s,

DVD’s or CD’s for marketing, training, documentation, and other communicative purposes for both internal and external


Consults with user to assess appropriate medium, creates product concepts, plans production, produces video to include scriptwriting, location scouting, shot selection, video shooting, tape logging, music and sound effect selection, digital effect creation, final editing and video archiving.

Coordinates and directs the execution of creative photographic assignments for advertising, news, publicity, and/or technical use.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience with Adobe After Effects creating motion graphics


Experience with video editing software, like Avid, Premiere

Experience with various kinds of professional digital camera platforms such as Canon 5D, C300, Sony XDCam and RED

MS Office

Desired Skills:

Strong understanding of shot composition for video

Strong understanding of visual storytelling

Experience with Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality content

Experience working in studio environments

Experience with Facebook Live and other social media distribution channels

Ability to work under strict deadlines

High level knowledge and skills in Adobe Photoshop capabilities and workflow.

Design Skills

Demo Reel/Portfolio



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.


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