Sorry! This job has been filled, so can no longer accept applications.

Senior Cinematic Artist – UK Remote OR Liverpool, UK – AAA Narrative Game

Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25272 Posted: 1 month ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Narrative Game


This UK developer is rapidly growing with many high-end games in development across multiple genres! We are looking for a Senior Cinematic Artist to deliver a dark, story-driven next generation Narrative Adventure game with genre-defining goals, this ambitious project takes visual storytelling and narrative, into ground-breaking territory on next-gen technology.

You’ll bring a high level of finish to each scene, with minimal supervision outside of the creative direction.


  • A Demo Reel that demonstrates the following:
  • In-depth understanding of cinematic grammar including composition, staging in depth & light, lens choice and blocking of in-camera elements and Pacing, Tone, Genre.
  • Able to apply that knowledge to achieve to deliver cinematic scenes that make an impression.
  • Great sense of visual rhythm in static compositions and in-motion.
  • Able to animate realistic, real-world camera movement to a high fidelity.
  • Working animation skills to rough-in animated elements for early blocking and staging.
  • Comfortable working with motion capture and keyframe animation.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Maya.
  • Deep understanding and knowledge of cinematic pipelines and workflow.


  • Development of cinematic sequences from storyboards, through previz to final quality.
  • Interpret direction, to deliver the project’s desired look, feel and style.
  • Enhance the cinematic storytelling through strong emotional and psychological camera and editing.
  • Self-initiate shot and sequence construction.
  • Editing in a consistent project style and quality.
  • Communicate direction / visual principles to other team members / other departments.
  • Produce work in-engine for review that is visually strong and technically correct.


  • Unreal / Maya Sequencer experience.
  • Motion Builder & Story Tools.


  • Remote working within the UK
  • VISA sponsorship and relocation support if required
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Mental Health & Wellbeing Support
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Performance related Bonus
  • Private healthcare plan


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!

Tagged as: Cinematic Animation

Tags: Cinematic Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

Lead Recruitment Consultant

See Jon's jobs

5 Steps to Securing a Junior Programming Role

Are you interested in becoming a game programmer? Programmers are the people who create the code that brings games to…

Read more

How Much Experience Do You Need to Start Your Career in Game Design?

If you’re looking for entry level game design jobs, experience and qualifications are key. But if you’re fresh out of…

Read more

Is a Creative Assistant Job the Right Role for You?

If you’re interested in or involved in the video gaming industry, a creative assistant post is something to aim for….

Read more

Copyright © 2021 OPMjobs Ltd. Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO3 8AB, United Kingdom