(Motion Graphics and Animation)
Atomhawk is a world-leading art and design studio. Our key goal is to provide world-class design and digital art production services to leading clients across games, film and digital media.
The Senior Cinematic Artist will be responsible for helping to lead teams to create motion graphics, animation and cinematics in a broad range of styles in accordance with the requirements of each project/client. The role involves:
· Evaluating scripts and creating script breakdowns
· Creating animatics to determine pacing, camera work, and transitions
· Creating polished animations with parallax, character animation and VFX
· Processing and incorporating audio
· Provide cinematic direction, feedback, and practical training to the wider cinematics team.
Typical projects often require unique approaches to the narrative delivery and style of the animation, making adaptability a key skill. You must have a broad range of styles and be able to demonstrate those through their portfolio.
The Senior Cinematics Artist is an experienced team member that can consistently deliver high quality work that will meet, and often exceed, client expectations. You will be able to work quickly and consistently deliver innovative/high quality ideas and polished final animations. You should have prior experience of working directly with clients and be comfortable discussing projects with members of Atomhawk’s production and management teams.
The Senior Cinematics Artist will be able to interpret briefs on their own and mentor and guide others. They will be actively involved in staff training and development, assist with bi-annual appraisals and show leadership by example.
If this interests you, we encourage you to send us your portfolio and show us what you’d bring to our flock! You can see some of our motion graphics and Animation work here: Motion Graphics – Atomhawk
Please include a link or file to your showreel or animation portfolio, providing examples of Animation/Cinematics from either personal or professional projects.
Experience using Adobe After Effects is essential for this role.
Motion Graphics and Cinematics Animators at Atomhawk work on a variety of projects alongside their team members. We work with leading brands including WB Games, XBOX Game Studios, 2K, EA and Zenimax, helping shape the visual design of the games of tomorrow.