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Cinematic Video Artist

Coatsink is looking for a highly motivated and talented Cinematic Video Artist to join the growing Publishing team in Sunderland, UK.

As a Cinematic Video Artist at Coatsink, you will be responsible for game trailers, key video content and developing best practice game capture pipelines and procedures for the company.

Sound fun? If you’re up to the challenge, we want to hear from you!

P.S In your portfolio please include examples of video game / film / digital entertainment video assets previously created e.g. Trailers, Ad Creative, B-Roll


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Cinematic Video Artist


  • In-engine cinematic sequences, scene assembly, problem-solving and troubleshooting in Unity
  • Conceptualize, storyboard capture, edit and deliver game trailers and key video content
  • Gather required models, textures and other assets required for shot capture
  • Own and manage the game capture pipeline across VR and non-VR games


  • Ability to work in or relocate to Sunderland, UK
  • 2+ years experience in the games / entertainment / film industry in a cinematics / creative services role or similar
  • An expert with Adobe Premiere
  • Confident with Unity & Unity Timeline
  • Proficient with handling in-engine VFX, Animation, Assets, Texturing and Camera systems
  • Understand and maintain the cinematic style of each title
  • Understanding of composition, cameras, lighting, editing, and pacing
  • Strong project and time management skills across simultaneous projects, prioritizing accordingly
  • Excellent team skills
  • A creative mindset and a self-starter


  • Your work has been published as part of the key marketing assets for a game (or have equivalent experience)
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn asset pipelines from 3D software into Unity
  • Ability to generate placeholder animation or adapt pre-existing keyframed animation
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects & Audition or equivalent software

What we can provide

  • A relaxed working environment with a casual dress code
  • Creative freedom and a high level of autonomy
  • Experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation support
  • Travel pass scheme

Submission Instructions

  • A CV is required
  • A cover letter is required
  • A link to your portfolio and/or reel demonstrating relevant skills is required
    (please include examples of video game / film / digital entertainment video assets previously created e.g. Trailers, Ad Creative, B-Roll)

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We do not pay fees to any third party agency or recruiter without a mutually agreed-upon contract and we are not responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

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