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Cinematic Artist/Designer

Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Art
Salary Negotiable
Location Other

This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of the most ambitious games to ever be developed!

Our client are a leading independent studio that is at the forefront of AAA experiences. They're currently working on a highly anticipated Sci-Fi game which is expected to smash a number of records. If you're looking for stability, a good wage, career progression and excitement, look no further.

To help bring their next game to fruition, our client are on the lookout for a Cinematic Artist / Designer to create high-quality cutscenes for their next title under the direction of the Cinematic Directors. You'll be responsible for scripting, layout and incorporation of in-game and pre-rendered cutscenes, level locations and cutscene elements using CryENGINE Sandbox Editor, while creating art and VFX assets using existing tools.

Requirements:
•    4+ years of professional experience in game development – in a Cinematic Artist/Design capacity
•    Shipped (from pre-production to release) 2-3+, large scale, 3D titles (PC, current/next-gen consoles)
•    Experienced understanding and ability to build high-quality cutscenes with a focus on cinematic techniques including: camera angles, scene layout and blocking, color and lighting design, and actor blocking 
•    A thorough understanding of cinematic production pipelines and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation
•    Demonstrable CG experience in commercials, features and/or games
 

Pluses:
•    Knowledge with CryENGINE, especially the Sandbox toolset
•    Experience in using scripting tools including: AI, in-game interactive sequences, scenario design, etc 
•    Cinematography knowledge
•    Strong interest in science fiction based themes
•    Experience with story boarding, gesture drawing and composition

Why should you apply:

”I love the challenge. We're being allowed the opportunity to make something incredible with an innovative vision while partnering with an excited and passionate community. When you're doing something new, every day presents an unprecedented and thrilling challenge. It's also a blast living every day so far into the future.”

For more information about this excellent role contact Danny Blachford on +44 (0)1709 834777 or email danny.b@aswift.com