Senior Gameplay Camera Designer

Unreal 5 - Autonomous Role - Existing AAA IP

Redwood City
Job Type
Salary on application
24 days ago

Do you have game design experience, and are you seeking a new job in Redwood City? Skillsearch is helping a gaming company find a full-time Senior Gameplay Camera Designer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.  

This Senior Gameplay Camera Designer, working under the Lead Player Designer, will design, implement, and fine-tune the gameplay cameras and custom-level camera and cinematic transitions to ensure a player's smooth and seamless journey through a rich and epic narrative experience.  

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do: 

  • Work with the lead player designer to understand the direction for gameplay and solve how to best present gameplay to the player 
  • Work with system designers to ensure coordination between gameplay systems and their on-screen representation 
  • Conceptualize, present, and execute ideas within a schedule while actively participating in technical and design problem-solving 
  • Coordinate directly with representatives of multiple departments to solve design challenges, create exceptional narrative storytelling, remove production bottlenecks and clearly communicate design needs. 

To apply for this Gameplay Camera Designer role, you will need 3-5 years of game design experience in a camera design role. You will also require the following: 

  • The ability to set system requirements and drive implementation 
  • Experience contributing to camera design on 1+ AAA projects or equivalent 
  • Demonstrated understanding of scripting and procedural systems 
  • A deep understanding of cinematography concepts and their application to games. 

In return for your knowledge and expertise, you will receive a favourable salary and benefits package, including 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance options, and plenty of paid time off.  

If this Senior Gameplay Camera Designer job in Redwood City sounds like the right career move for you, please apply with Wade at today! 


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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.

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Wade Pollington

Game Design and Production Consultant

Wade works on our Design and Production desk alongside Andy, and if you ever doubted that our team are true games lovers, he’s here to prove you wrong! In his spare time you can find Wade building intricate stories for his role as a Dungeon Master in DND, or at his local game store playing TTRPG games. Games aren’t his only love however, his favourite memory being seeing the Northern Lights on a birthday hike in Findland! Get in touch with Wade to discuss Design and Production opportunities today...

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