Senior Narrative Editor
Posted on 2/11/2024
Cloud Chamber
Locations
Montreal, QC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
CategoriesNew
Content & Writing
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • Passion for storytelling, player engagement, and shipping stories that matter.
  • 5+ years of experience as an editor, with a focus on writing and editing for AAA games, having shipped a minimum of 2 AAA titles.
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills, with a strong understanding of AAA needs.
  • A proven eye for spotting typos, errors, and opportunities to strengthen writing.
  • A stickler for detail.
  • Propensity to nimbly edit work to meet deadlines.
  • Experience mentoring writers.
  • Ability to work across departments with a variety of personalities.
  • Willingness to adapt to changing priorities and manage multiple tasks at once.
Responsibilities
  • Edit dialogue and UI text with a focus on standardization, structure, tone, spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Streamline and track the iteration process.
  • Maintain a game-wide understanding of the narrative to ensure clarity, cohesion, and consistency between writers and across departments.
  • Support and collaborate with the Narrative Team to deliver high-quality content that meets story and gameplay needs.
  • Develop, document, and edit style guides and content-creation processes.
  • Help create and organize narrative production pipelines.
  • Vet writing, prepare scripts and casting documents before going to recording or LOC according to approved checklists.
  • Help develop and unify the presentation of the IP branding.
  • Review work and offer clear feedback to guide the Narrative Team in their writing in order to create compelling characters, themes, and arcs.
  • Support and facilitate the legal review and approval process.
  • Support the team with geopolitical research and consultations.