Permanent | Full Time
Force Field - Amsterdam, NL
Want to work on some of the highest quality VR games out there?
As Senior Animator, you would be responsible for setting the bar for character and creature animation on cutting edge VR platforms. Using Unreal, you will be responsible for breathing life and believability into Force Field's interactive worlds; from objects, props, and environmental flourishes, all the way through to a wide variety of humans, quadrupeds, and everything in-between!
Your new workplace has a culture that values a healthy work-life balance, and is one of the world's leading VR and AR development studios. On top of this, you're going to be based in the centre of cultural Amsterdam! The studio has a history of being at the cutting edge of VR. They push boundaries with games and business experiences for big industry names, including Microsoft, EA, Samsung, and Amazon. Now they're busy creating another range of spectacular content, and they need YOUR help to do it!
Your day-to-day will include tasks such as:
Creating convincing creature, character, and object animations
Working with Game Designers to implement animations into the game engine
Set the animation style and help improve/maintain the pipeline
Mentor less experienced animators to improve their artistic and technical output
The skills and XP you'll need to succeed:
4+ years of games industry Animator experience
Advanced knowledge of animation within a game engine and comfortable with game engine implementation (UE4 preferred)
Knowledge of both hand keyed and motion-captured animation
In return for your skills and experise, Force Field are offering:
A company culture that values a healthy work-life balance
Studio located in the heart of Amsterdam
Flexible working hours
Benefits according to experience and role
26 Standard vacation days, with an option to buy five more
An on-site canteen offering an inexpensive healthy lunch
Up to 30% income tax reduction for eligible ex-pats
Relocation cost compensation depending on your situation
Free pension plan
Free train commuting when living outside of Amsterdam
Group activities and an annual VR game jam
Friday afternoon drinks
The latest VR hardware which you can borrow and take home
Want to learn more about this exciting position? Get in touch!
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