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Sr. Sports Cinematic Designer - MLB The Show
Sony Interactive Entertainment (PlayStation)
Located at San Diego Studio
The Senior Sports Cinematics Designer on MLB The Show is responsible for the creative direction of visual aspects within the title’s presentation package, including cameras, replays, canned scenes, and on-screen stat displays. They will collaborate with current members of the Presentation team, including commentary script writers, to create a broadcast presentation experience in the game that enhances the authenticity, immersion and enjoyment of playing MLB The Show.
Design and create cameras for scenes and replays using internal tools
Oversee the design and artistic direction of on-screen stat displays (OSDs)
Choreograph and direct motion capture sessions for “canned” scenes
Manage, organize, and utilize presentation elements within their respective databases
Design and maintain “situation trees” to determine the logic for what elements get selected and played in the game
Collaborate with commentary designers to create a complete presentation package that emulates real-life baseball broadcasts
6+ years of relevant experience in AAA sports game titles or sports broadcast fields
Extensive baseball knowledge (Current players and teams, history, strategy, and trends)
Experience in storyboarding, photography, videography, and shot composition
Knowledge of sports broadcast production and/or planning
Strong logic and problem solving skills
Works well under pressure and on a deadline
Strong attention to detail
Team-oriented worker with leadership experience
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