Temporary Job

Assistant Artist


Santa Monica, CA 10-30-2020
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  • Paid
  • Temporary
Job Description

Assistant Artist - / On-Call

Your Platform

Your Mission

Activision uses a team of video game capture artists to work collaboratively with a capture director to create footage for our editing team. Individuals will be assigned on an on-call basis when additional capture assistance is needed. This is a great opportunity if you are freelancing and interested in an experience to work with our Marketing Creative team! Please note, this is not a full time position.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Assist with game footage capture for use in trailers, social media assets, and other uses as requested
• Experienced Call of Duty player with strong familiarity with our games
• Potential to assist with capturing screenshots
• Work with various game debug systems
• Troubleshoot Audio/Video Equipment, including PC workstations
• Potential to help contribute to brainstorm sessions with other creatives
• Ability to work flexible hours and overtime when necessary
• Perform other duties, as assigned

Player Profile
• Avid gamer on next-gen platforms
• Eye for composition and high level of attention to detail (Real world photo & video shooting experience is a plus)
• Ability to learn video game debug systems (Familiarity with Dev Kits on multiple platforms is a plus)
• Ability to multitask while maintaining professionalism and composure while working under tight deadlines
• Thick skinned, good listener and able to take constructive criticism
• Strong technical and troubleshooting skills
• Strong communication skills
• Video game industry experience a plus
• College degree in the requisite field or equivalent work experience preferred

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.