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. Because of the volume of replies we receive, we will not be able to respond to every applicant.