CD PROJEKT RED

The industry leader in creating role-playing games.

Cinematic Designer

THE VISION

Our studio in Cracow is looking for a talented and promising Cinematic Designer to assist the art team in creating compelling in-game interactive dialogue sequences and cutscenes in CD PROJEKT RED’s proprietary tool. The ideal candidate should have a very good understanding of directing, storytelling, acting and cinematography as well as strong sense of composition and pacing.

 
 
 

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL

  • Create compelling interactive dialogue and action sequences with excellent direction, acting, pacing and visual storytelling.
  • Create a specific mood for interactive dialogues by using proper cinematography and editing techniques.
  • Communicate with Writers and Quest Designers to create a cohesive, fluid and seamless game flow.
  • Follow and maintain pipelines and technical requirements (complete tasks on time in the highest quality).

 
 
 
 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Arts (preferably Animation / Film Production) and / or comparable years professional experience in games / film.
  • Excellent understanding of narrative causality and logic.
  • Good knowledge of cinematography and editing.
  • Good understanding of acting basics including posing and timing.
  • Excellent communication skills and abilities to work efficiently within a team.
  • Experience with 3D software (Motionbuilder, 3DSMax, Maya, Unreal Engine etc.)
  • A strong passion for video games, film and pop culture.
  • AAA games development experience as an animator (doing long form project(s) from inception to completion) will be a big plus.

 
 
 

WE OFFER YOU

  • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere.
  • A chance to work in a booming industry, within an international team
  • A competitive salary and project-based bonuses.
  • Private health care & MultiSport card.
  • From 20 to to 26 days of paid vacation per year.
  • An exciting chance to work with the developers of one the most acclaimed role-playing games in recent history.
  • Step by step assistance and a ‘Relocation Package’ for new staff willing to relocate to Poland.
  • Polish lessons for foreign employees.

 
 

Designers should enclose a portfolio or link to an online portfolio to their application.

 
 
 

Please be informed that we reserve the right to contact only selected applicants. The hired individual will need to work in-house in our studio in Kraków.
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