Game Capture Artist

Art (London, London)

The vision for our Global Marketing Creative Team at Zynga is informed by an aggressive pursuit of new and different ideas, rapid creative development, and efficient production. We develop creative executions across paid and owned channels that invite and encourage millions of players worldwide to take part in our games as well as keep players engaged, informed and rewarded for their active participation. Our creative and production processes prioritize achieving both performance objectives and execution excellence while we all endeavor to foster a collaborative culture that embraces and drives creative trends in the mobile marketing & acquisition space.

We’re looking for a Game Capture Artist who will be responsible for capturing gameplay footage and rendering other content from in-engine consoles (ie, Unity/Unreal) for an aggressive production cadence of Paid Channel Advertising, App Store Assets, Social/Community Assets and more. The ideal candidate has a good eye for shot composition and will be as comfortable with a touch screen as they are with a game controller. A deep understanding of the engine software, as well as audio and video formats, is essential, alongside strong attention to detail and workflow efficiency. The artist will strive to optimize the capture pipeline and will set the standard for video capture throughout the organization.

Key responsibilities 

  • Capture gameplay and cinematic content (video and static) for use in weekly video/display ads, trailers, and social media content

  • Manage capture requests from teams across multiple projects and offer creative input where possible  

  • Organize and maintain a footage library for a global team

  • Work to improve the capture process and provide a reliable source of high-quality content 


  • Game development experience, mobile QA lead experience a huge plus

  • Advanced Knowledge of Unity console (Unreal engine a big plus!)

  • Thorough understanding of industry-standard video/image formats

  • Understanding of and interest in best practices (color, composition) for the production of commercial art (motion/static)

  • Experience with Adobe CC: Premiere, After Effects, Media Encoder, Photoshop

  • Some basic scripting knowledge would be beneficial (C#, Lua, Python)


What we offer you:

  • Zynga Stock RSUs and Bonus Plan

  • Full medical, dental, vision benefits as well as life insurance

  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave

  • Open vacation policy for many employees

  • Flexible working hours on many teams

  • Casual dress every single day

  • Work with cool people!

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

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