Director of Cinematics

Creative Freedom - New IP - AAA Games

Employment Type
Salary on application

Do you have CG directorial experience, and are you seeking a new remote job with a Canadian-based gaming company? Our client is looking for a full-time Director of Cinematics, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As Director of Cinematics, you will be collaborating with multiple teams to define the cinematic style and content of games. You will work closely with Performance, Narrative, Animation, Art, Audio and Design to create in-game and cutscene content. Working in either British Columbia or Alberta.

In your first few weeks in this Director of Cinematics role, you can expect to:

  • Develop cinematic creative vision and communicate that vision to the team, listening to feedback from stakeholders and translating that into actionable plans when appropriate
  • Generating quality cinematic content across multiple disciplines.
  • Help build and drive the pipelines, processes, and methods necessary to take a cinematic from script through to final rendered in real-time
  • Ensure consistency of tone and style is depicted across the entire cinematic experience that matches the vision.

To apply for this Director of Cinematics role, you will need demonstrable skills as an animator, cinematographer, and editor. You will also require the following:

  • 7+ years of CG directorial experience working in videogames
  • 3+ years managing and directing sizeable CG teams
  • Experience directing external animation teams
  • Working with Maya.

If you’re looking to make a positive impact and create change, possessing an inclusive and committed approach, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package.

We'd love you to apply for this full-time remote Director of Cinematics job, contact Eleanor at today for full details.

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Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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