Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

1-190730-9370: Graphic Artist/Editor - 2
LocationOverseas - Afghanistan
Open Date7/30/2019

SOSi is seeking an audio-visual editor/graphic artist for a full-time position (Creative Team - 2) supporting our United States Government (USG) customer.   The Creative Team 1 (CT2) will be professionals from a military or media industry background with experience in video editing, sound design and engineering, video and audio equipment use and maintenance, video production, and multimedia storytelling.  The CT2 will provide support for the customer’s audio, audio-visual, and graphics requirements.  This position reports to the Production Creation Manager. 


  • The CT2 will provide professional, commercial grade graphic design, audio editing, video production and audio-visual editing
  • Work within established deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize effort and function effectively during periods of heightened operations tempo while working up to 12 hours per day
  • Active DoD TOP SECRET security clearance
  • Certified training in Broadcast Journalism, Graphic Design, Media Production, Marketing or related field preferred. Military Broadcast Journalist, Multimedia Illustrator, Graphic Specialist or Defense Information Service equivalent training strongly desired
  • Prior work experience equivalent to a GS-12
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working in multi-media production.Experience may be commercial, governmental, or military
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal skills. Work products must be of professional, commercial grade.
  • Professional proficiency in Adobe CC Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, After Effects, Audition in Windows or Macintosh OS
  • Demonstrated ability to complete sound editing, video editing, motion graphics, image editing - a portfolio or video reel is preferred


  • Fluency in foreign language


  • Willing to live and work in Afghanistan in shared living quarters and function effectively in a region designated as a hazardous duty area
  • Performs majority of work in an editing suite and occasionally works in a sound booth