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Associate Choreography Director


Shanghai, China 01-19-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
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About Ubisoft & Ubisoft Shanghai

Ubisoft's 21,000 team members, working across more than 30 countries around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players' lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their dedication and talent have brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting edge technologies and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.

As Ubisoft's first production studio in China, Ubisoft Shanghai opened its door in 1996 and has been at the forefront of the Chinese game industry. It has been working on major Ubisoft brands such as Splinter Cell®, Assassin's Creed®, Might & Magic®, Just Dance®, Far Cry® and Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora™.

With our mission to leverage our presence in China, bring a stronger long-term added value to the group, 600+ talents from around the world have jointly developed a world-class expertise in development of open world and wildlife in AAA games, as well as mobile games and live operations.

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Job Description

About the Role

The choreographer director is the core content creator in ''Just Dance'' team, who will full-time collaborate with the content team and will be in charge of the conception, creation and finalization of the choreographies for the game.



What you will do
• Understand Just Dance brand, work closely with content team to make sure the creative consistency and respect technical constraints.
• Brainstorm with concept/costume/video team, propose choreography direction according to music mood and character style
• Work closely with the creative core team to choose choreographer and dancers for each song
• Lead rehearsals and shootings with choreographers and dancers, ensure the quality of each choreography by giving precise and inspiring feedbacks to choreographers and dancers
• Coach dancers' performance to ensure the dance steps and moods fits the direction of the song, direct dancers in a cheerful way during shootings
• Responsible for sourcing new choreographers and dancers to enlarge Just Dancer pool
• Work closely with Paris choreography team. Give clear updates on each rehearsal and exchange ideas and solutions to improve JD choreography.
• In order to give news ideas to JD choreography, make researches and propose prototypes to the core team are necessary.

• 了解舞力全开品牌,与内容团队密切合作,确保创意的一致性,并尊重技术限制。
• 与概念/服装/视频团队进行头脑风暴,根据音乐情绪和角色风格提出编舞方向
• 与创意核心团队密切合作,为每首歌曲选择编舞和舞者
• 带领编舞和舞者进行排练和拍摄,通过向编舞和舞者提供精确和启发性的反馈,确保每个舞蹈的质量
• 指导舞者的表演,确保舞步和情绪符合歌曲的方向,在拍摄过程中以欢快的方式指导舞者
• 负责寻找新的编舞和舞者,以扩大舞力全开的人才库
• 与巴黎编舞团队密切合作。每次排练都要提供明确的最新情况,并交换意见和解决方案,以改进舞力全开舞蹈编排。
• 为舞力全开编舞提供新思路,有必要进行研究并向核心团队提供样片


What you will bring
• Proven experiences in dance and performing industry
• Proficient in certain dance style and versatile in multiple dance style
• Good knowledge of dance history, dance style, resourceful of performance market, dance studio, dance competition, and agency
• Open-minded and easygoing, collaborative and detail-oriented, strong sense of responsibility , willing to express and share opinion
• Preferable graduate of performing arts, dance, music or art-related diploma degree
• Good communication skills, fluent English and Chinese

Nice to have:
• Proficient in a particular style of dance

• 丰富的舞蹈和表演经验,了解并能跳多种舞蹈风格,
• 熟悉舞蹈历史、舞蹈风格,了解演出市场、舞蹈工作室、舞蹈比赛、经纪公司等资源
• 性格开朗随和,善于合作,注重细节,认真负责, 乐于表达和分享意见
• 表演艺术、舞蹈、音乐或艺术相关专业毕业者优先
• 良好的沟通能力,中英文流利

• 精通某一种舞蹈风格

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r7p8o8-3-239-9-151-42 in your application.

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