Responsible for the best-selling and BAFTA-winning LEGO videogame series, TT Games is in the business of delighting children and grown-ups alike. With more than 25 years of success behind our Traveller’s Tales studio, and as a valued part of Warner Bros since 2007, we have incredibly exciting plans for future titles based on the world's biggest entertainment properties. We’re also extremely proud to have been joined late last year by Playdemic, one of the UK’s most successful free-to-play mobile games developers and publishers. Their most recent title, Golf Clash, is a top-grossing smash hit on iOS and Android.
We are seeking to recruit a Pre-Visualisation Artist on a 6 month fixed term contract to join our successful Cinematic Animation team in Wilmslow. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work on high profile projects, creating fun cinematics with a talented and creative team. We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated team players who respond well to direction and feedback, can work to deadlines, and who can communicate ideas in a creative environment.
As well as experienced previs artists, this position would suit graduate film makers, or those with equivalent experience, and individuals with experience as camera operators and/or photographers with a strong interest in film making.
We welcome enquiries from candidates within and outside of the games industry who are able to demonstrate their skills and experience in the following;
A solid appreciation of cinematic storytelling conventions, including camera technique and terminology, grammar, composition, staging and continuity.
Good working knowledge of Maya including basic animation and the ability to model and texture simple 3d props, vehicles and environments to populate scenes.
Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Excellent time management skills.
Computer literacy is essential.
Basic understanding of 3d animation pipeline.
Basic understanding of photography principles, such as Depth of field.