Who We Are:
Founded in 2005, 2K Games is a global video game company, publishing titles developed by some of the most influential game development studios in the world. Our studios responsible for developing 2K’s portfolio of world-class games across multiple platforms, include Visual Concepts, Firaxis, Hangar 13, CatDaddy, Cloud Chamber, and HB Studios. Our portfolio of titles is expanding due to our global strategic plan, building and acquiring exciting studios whose content continues to inspire all of us! 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including sports, shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, casual, and family entertainment.
Our team of engineers, marketers, artists, writers, data scientists, producers, thinkers and doers, are the professional publishing stewards of our growing library of critically-acclaimed franchises such as NBA 2K, Battleborn, BioShock, Borderlands, The Darkness, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, WWE 2K, and XCOM.
2K’s Publishing studio is more than just where all the paperwork is done, it houses our premium art services teams, including the Creative Marketing group. NBA Capture Artists play all the latest games in development and is highly skilled in presenting video games in their best light. The NBA Game Capture Artist is part artist, part gamer, and part photographer/videographer. They are responsible for the majority of gameplay images and video used for marketing, including major trailers, gameplay demos, and media exclusives.
At 2K, we pride ourselves on creating an inclusive work environment, which means encouraging our teams to Come as You Are and do your best work! We are dedicated to diversity and inclusion, and want our community of candidates to reflect this commitment. We encourage all qualified applicants to explore our global positions.
2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
What We Need:
We are looking for NBA2K players with many years of playing experience in addition to general knowledge of the NBA. These individuals can perform actions in the game that require high skill, while also have the artistic vision to capture and present these actions in their best light. Video editing experience is also desired.
The NBA Game Capture Artist needs to be passionate about NBA2K, patient, and an excellent team player. Capturing quality footage and screenshots takes time and coordination, as well as a bit of technical savvy.
Along with these premium qualities, they will work hand in hand with Creative Directors, Art Directors, Producers and the Capture Team Lead where professional and transparent communication is paramount to our success.
What You Will Do
The NBA Game Capture Artist is responsible for capturing video and images from the latest NBA titles for marketing purposes. They will collaborate with other members of a wider team to stage the action to effectively demonstrate the action, drama, and beauty of the game. On top of this, the NBA Capture Artist will assist in project management, team management, and artistic feedback.
- Very experienced with NBA2K series. Played recent titles.
- Highly developed understanding of art, composition, light, color, and action.
- Skilled in photography and videography – Adobe Premiere or similar software experience
- Impeccable quality and consistency of asset creation
- Technically proficient with PCs and gaming consoles
- Proficient at NBA2K (dribble moves, post moves, defense, etc..) and XBOX/PS5 controller use
- Experienced with video capture hardware/software and Adobe Creative Suite – Premiere is a big plus
- Shows leadership be setting a good example and providing critical feedback
- Effectively creates strategies for project and labor management
Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit:
We are looking for veteran NBA2K players who show great leadership and skill for creating high quality video and image assets. Someone with an incredible eye for composition and visual storytelling is what we are after. We need someone who can set the visual bar for the rest of the team. Having an understanding of photography, videography, and any skills with Adobe Creative Suite applications and gameplay capture technology is also highly desired. We also want someone who is great at working with and leading other people.
- Play NBA and capture shots that demonstrate specific action, key features, visuals, etc
- Capture both static imagery and video footage to specifications
- Project management and asset delivery on schedule
- Light video editing using Adobe Suites
- Receive and respond to feedback
- High School diploma or equivalent
- Veteran NBA2K player
- Video editing
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