Cinematic Layout Artist (Junior / Regular / Senior)


Amsterdam, Netherlands

Guerrilla is looking for a Layout Artist to join the Cinematics team. As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for creating, visualizing and implementing scenes.


  • You will work with scripts, storyboards and proprietary tools to establish character blocking, camera positioning and movement;
  • You will create sequences that convey the story through the application of filmmaking principles;
  • You will help Principal and Lead Animators to ensure outputs are stylistically consistent;
  • You will maintain consistent and clean working practices within predefined file structures.


  • You have prior industry experience creating cinematic pre-visualizations, layout and cameras for CG animation;
  • You have an excellent working knowledge of Maya;
  • You possess strong skills in cinematography and have a firm grasp of editorial fundamentals:    
    • You understand framing, composition and pacing, cinematic language and camera terminology;
    • You are a master of visual storytelling with a good understanding of how to convey action and drama.
  • You have an understanding of Cinematic development, from previz through to final polish;
  • You’re receptive to and will act on criticism and feedback. You can take, understand and apply direction, even if you might not personally agree;
  • You have a realistic appraisal of your own strengths and weaknesses, and you’re constantly striving to improve. You keep abreast of all the latest technology, workflow tips and tools;
  • You’re high on initiative, have great written and verbal communication skills, and know how to manage your time effectively.


  • You have experience with Motion Builder;
  • You have experience creating storyboards and previs;
  • You have experience with other engines and toolsets such as Unity, Unreal, etc.


All applications must be supported with a reel showing off recent and relevant work required for this position.


Guerrilla is part of Sony Interactive Entertainment. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.