Video Editor (Freelance)

Water Bear Learning - Denver, CO


Water Bear Learning ( is a Denver-based eLearning design company. We partner with clients around the globe to create strategic and innovative learning programs, online training content, and video-based communications.

Overview of position:

We are looking for a learning video designer experienced in video editing, basic animations, and voiceover. Your project outputs will be training videos that will be incorporated into eLearning modules or used as support for instructor-led trainings.

*REQUIRED: To be considered, you must include a cover letter and links to prior videos you have created.

What you will do:

  • Create engaging learning videos that enhance retention and comprehension
  • Apply tested instructional design theories, practice, and methods
  • Work with Subject Matter Experts and identify target audience’s training needs
  • Apply quality design and client branding to all final assets

Skills and experience:

  • 4-5 years of experience in instructional design and/or video development
  • Strong background in video editing (Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects)
  • Experience in video animation software (Videoscribe, GoAnimate)
  • Experience using eLearning software (Articulate Storyline/Rise, Captivate)
  • Excellent knowledge of learning principles and instructional design models
  • Proficiency in quality design, branding, and basic marketing principles
  • Visual design skills and ability to storyboard
  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts
  • BONUS: Experience in graphic design software (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator)


We are located in Denver, Colorado. For this role, you must be located in Colorado and will need to interview for the role in person.

Please apply with a cover letter and portfolio (or links)

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $35.00 to $55.00 /hour


  • Video Editing: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Denver, CO 80211 (Required)

Contract Length:

  • 3 - 4 months

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes