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Capture Technician

Trailer Park

London, EN 06-12-2024
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Job Description
Freelance Capture Technician

At Dark Burn Creative, we live and breathe video games.

We are gamers. We are creatives. We are change makers.

Founded in 2014, Dark Burn Creative has always had one goal: to partner with the best creative & development talent in the world to bring games to life like nobody else can. We're in it for greatness. We live for the fan reactions. We are fiercely proud of the work we do and those we work with to do it. In 2022, we joined the Trailer Park Group creative collective to further our mission of crafting authentic game content that moves audiences on a global scale.

We love our work, and it shows. If you have a mad passion for all things gaming and have a thirst to show the world how great games are played, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a talented Freelance Game Build Technician to join our innovative Game Capture London team at Dark Burn Creative, a division of Trailer Park Group. We are looking for a self-starter who has a passion for the gaming industry, proven skills in content production and be able to work in a fast paced, ever-changing creative environment.

NOTE: THIS ROLE REQUIRES, ON-SITE EMPLOYMENT AT OUR LONDON, UK LOCATION.
* Freelance hourly work
* 3-5 days per week, onsite - London
* 3-month project, with potential extension

WHAT YOU WILL DO:
• Leverage deep knowledge of various games from both gamer and developer perspectives.
• Troubleshoot and resolve computer or capture issues independently and efficiently.
• Create detailed build fidelity reports and communicate effectively with producers and clients as needed.
• Assist the Director in determining the feasibility of shots within game limitations.
• Solve in-game problems to ensure continuous capture processes.
• Repair or replace hardware as necessary.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
• A genuine interest in video games and a desire to contribute to the gaming industry.
• Familiarity with video editing software such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, or similar tools is a plus.
• Unreal Engine a plus!
• Strong attention to detail to ensure the quality and consistency of captured content.
• Ability to work well within a team environment and collaborate effectively with colleagues.
• Eagerness to learn new skills and techniques in game capture, video editing, and related area.

WORKING AT DARK BURN CREATIVE & TRAILER PARK GROUP:

We believe that great work is only possible with great people. We want to find people who believe in our mission, vision and values and feel inspired to grow while they're here.
OUR PEOPLE AND CULTURE:

We strive to create an inclusive culture that empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and bring more creativity and innovation to everything we do. We want Trailer Park Group to be one of the most rewarding places you will ever work.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer a best-in-class editor training program and opportunities to build new skills, develop as managers and leaders and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our staff have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

At Trailer Park Group (Trailer Park, Art Machine, Mirada Studios, Mutiny, MXW, White Turtle Studios, TPG Studios and Dark Burn Creative) we want to improve the state of our world. Each of us has a responsibility to drive equality and inclusion in our communities and workplace. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We view everyone as an individual, and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it's about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique, and that's what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.

We can't wait to learn more about you. Apply today!

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COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

Please note that a potential offer for freelance/temporary employment will be determined based on a number of factors, which may include experience, unique skills and/or other qualifications, location, performance factors (our current staff), and a variety of business and budgetary considerations.

We can't wait to meet you!

Hourly pay range for this position is below. If your requirements fall outside of the below pay range, we still encourage you to apply.

£15 - £15 GBP

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-re6vj2-34-204-198-73-42 in your application.