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Move the World.

Colorist - Washington, DC

Are you driven by a desire for continuous improvement and affecting positive change in the world? Do you thrive in an entrepreneurial environment that depends on you for results? Then come join Freethink!

Freethink is a new media publisher telling stories from the frontiers of our rapidly-changing world. We release short-form videos profiling innovators, entrepreneurs, and activists who are thinking differently and making a difference.

Watch this video to see what we're all about!

Our core teams in New York City, Los Angeles, and DC are joined by a growing network of directors, editors, composers, designers, journalists, developers and more all around the world. Together, we’re building the kind of media company we all want to work for: curious, experimental, and ambitious.

What you’ll get out of this opportunity

  • Collaborative culture and mentorship in a startup environment
  • Fulfillment in seeing raw material become a beautiful, powerful final product
  • Growth opportunities within a fast-growing company
  • Competitive base salary

What you’ll do

  • DI color grading - Color grade Freethink originals and sponsored content; work closely with directors and producers to achieve their desired looks
  • Dailies - Work with cinematographers and directors to develop looks for dailies; distribute node trees and communicate workflows to assistant colorists
  • Library - Develop and maintain libraries of Power Grades for creative looks and technical fixes to work ever more quickly and more efficiently
  • Collaborate - Follow our process to create a solid plan of action and work with post team, directors and senior producers

What you’ll need

  • Positive, hard-working, can-do attitude
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Communication, organizational, and time management skills
  • Initiative in solving new problems as they arise, both technical and creative
  • 3+ years professional experience working in DaVinci Resolve Studio
  • In-depth technical understanding of color pipelines, formats, and video workflows
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Aptitude for understanding the technical
  • Pride in efficient work


To apply, send the following to

  • Resume
  • Cover letter