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Deck Nine Games

Westminster, Colorado - United States
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Cinematic Director


Cinematic Director

Deck Nine Games is currently hiring a Motion Capture Director for our next game.  Specifically, you will lead actors to deliver meaningful and emotional facial performances, which are then captured using the Faceware motion capture system and brought into the game. The person we are looking for is meticulous, patient, experienced with actors and comfortable with technology. You will be integral in setting and maintaining the performance bar for the game.


  • Work with actors to deliver high quality performances at a consistent and steady pace
  • Work with the team to always be improving the process and pipeline
  • Listen to all the ideas, coherently answer all questions and protect the core vision
  • Work closely with everyone to create clear creative strategies and solve creative problems
  • Review, troubleshoot and provide feedback
  • Be a passionate leader every day


  • 3+ years of experience as a Director of actors – film, television or theater
  • Experience with motion capture or facial capture is a bonus
  • Must be willing to relocate to the Denver, Colorado area

If you are a talented and passionate director and you are looking to challenge yourself creatively, please apply today! Position is full time, on-site and applicants must already be authorized to work in the U.S.

About Deck Nine

Our passion is storytelling games. We love the relatable characters of a game like Life is Strange and the amazing action storytelling from games like Last of Us. 

Our first game, Life is Strange: Before the Storm has won multiple awards, including Game of the Year and we were nominated for both BAFTA and VGA awards. 

We are an independent game developer and are currently developing character-focused adventure games. We’re growing and have a major title in development with a top publisher. Our company offers a relaxed and fun work environment, health benefits and a dental plan. We’re looking for talented and self-motivated people to join us as we aim to rise to the top of the storytelling game studios. We are part of the thriving Colorado game dev scene and our location offers a lower cost of living and a proximity to countless family-friendly activities and amazing outdoor opportunities. If this sounds appealing to you, please apply!


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