Alpha Channel Inc. is seeking a skilled and innovative Cinematic Designer to contribute to the creation of captivating in-game cinematic experiences. As a Cinematic Designer, you will play a pivotal role in crafting narrative-driven sequences, both interactive and non-interactive, that immerse players in our game world. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve setting up sequences, overseeing support cinematics, integrating interactive elements, and collaborating closely with programmers to ensure seamless execution.
- Design and set up compelling cinematic sequences that enhance the game's narrative and player engagement.
- Take ownership of supporting cinematics, ensuring they align with the overall creative vision and story direction.
- Collaborate effectively with programmers to implement interactive and non-interactive cinematic elements, ensuring technical feasibility and optimal performance.
- Develop and refine interactive sequences that enhance player agency and contribute to a more immersive gameplay experience.
- Strive for innovative approaches to storytelling within interactive cinematics, pushing the boundaries of cinematic design in games.
- Proven experience in cinematic design or a related field within the gaming or create arts industries.
- Proficiency in scripting and implementing interactive elements within game engines.
- Strong ability to collaborate with programmers, artists, and writers to achieve cohesive and impactful cinematic experiences.
- Creative mindset with a keen eye for visual storytelling and pacing.
- Excellent communication skills to effectively convey your cinematic design concepts and requirements.
Nice to Have:
- Familiarity with Unreal Engine, leveraging its capabilities to enhance cinematic quality and interactivity.
- Experience in creating cinematics that seamlessly integrate with gameplay, enhancing the overall player experience.
- Portfolio showcasing previous cinematic design work and interactive sequences.
- Understanding of game design principles, contributing to more engaging narrative experiences.
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