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Cinematic Artist – South East (UK) – Onsite Contract Work – AAA Games

Location: Guildford Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago



My client is working on really exciting Console and PC games. After years of dominating the driving scene, they are growing their team to work on projects that will extend their reputation as a ground-breaking British studio, bringing cutting-edge technology and innovation together to make awesome new AAA games.



  • Demonstrable CG experience in commercials, features and/or games in cinematics or layout
  • Strong layout and camera animation skills are essential
  • Generalist capabilities (i.e. the ability to light and composite)
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya
  • Editing skills in Premiere/After Effects
  • Understanding of animation, timing, staging and storytelling techniques
  • Clear understanding of film language, cinematography, demonstrating strong composition, continuity and camera angle choices
  • Flexible, able to adapt, and open to an evolving brief, changing ideas and direction
  • Follow direction as well as provide imaginative, creative solutions to problems
  • Game development experience is a plus, but not a requirement



  • Creating previs and in game dynamic action sequences, responsible for delivering stylish, engaging and entertaining videos
  • Must be able to demonstrate action sequences that show momentum, energy and pace that match AAA games
  • Prevising storyboarded sequences, adding and creating exciting sequences with dynamic cinematography
  • Excellent camera and vehicle animation skills
  • Working with the team to deliver engaging storytelling that emphasise gameplay
  • Authoring entertaining, compelling in-game cinematic action sequences
  • To be considered you must provide a portfolio/ demo reel in support of your application



  • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere with cutting-edge technologies
  • Exciting opportunity to create top tier video games
  • A competitive day rate


Hot opportunities like this rarely come around so apply now for you chance to work at one of Europe’s best games studios! So if you’re interested please get in touch by sending your CV along with a link to your portfolio to


Jon Norfolk | Art & Animation Consultant

OPM Response Ltd

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214425


Skype: jon.norfolk.opm


Twitter: AnimationOPM


Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: Cinematic Art

Tags: Cinematic Art Categories: Animation , Creative


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