SENIOR 3D ANIMATOR
Outfit7 BCN Srl, Barcelona, Spain Full Time
Everyone can work in three dimensions, but only you can make three dimensions work. That’s why we count on our 3D animators to bring the magic and draw millions of fans to Outfit7’s videos and games. Grab this opportunity to deliver outstanding CGI work as part of a talented 3D team, and make a lasting impression on the whole world!
- Create art that impacts millions of people around the world every day.
- Learn from the industry's best and brightest through regular art workshops.
- Thrive in a creative work environment that has a great social life and no office politics.
- Work with leads and the development team in general in order to establish and maintain a high standard of animation quality and ensure a unified look throughout the game.
- Work to the brief, solving problems creatively (and in advance) and adapting to the styles that have been tailored to the game's needs.
- Solve production problems in conjunction with the Development team in imaginative, innovative ways.
- Establish basic prototypes/proxies that will drive and guide thinking about the game’s animation and gameplay.
- Create great keyframe animations that match the game style.
- Ensure that characters and objects are ‘game ready' (exporting and importing them properly to the engine).
- Maintain our high standards of animation quality while working within design constraints and balancing performance issues.
- Assist in solving technical problems to ensure smooth, consistent gameplay.
- Communicate efficiently with producers and artists in order to adhere to scheduled deadlines.
- Work effectively as part of the team in a multilingual environment.
- Fluency in the English language, both written and spoken.
- Creative and imaginative working style.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience working as an animator in video games or a related industry.
- Extensive knowledge of animation principles and camera movement principles.
- Proficient with Unity Engine, with the ability to export/import, set up the animation state machine with devs, and troubleshoot issues.
- Basic 3D modelling skills are a big plus, as is experience with 2D animation using tools like Spine.
- Basic knowledge of rigging in order to be able to create simple rigs for props or proxies is an advantage.
WHAT WE OFFER
- Employment relationship with Outfit7 Barcelona subsidiary.
- Trial Period applies.
- Work in a friendly business environment.
- Diverse work with exciting daily challenges, working as part of a young team in a fun, relaxed environment.
- The opportunity for personal and professional development.
- Participation in attractive projects.
An attractive compensation package will be constructed, consisting of a base salary and participation in a profit-sharing scheme.