SENIOR 3D ANIMATOR

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Art and Animation, Business Operations
Region:
Mainland Europe
Area:
The Netherlands
City:
Amsterdam
Posted:
20-Nov-17
Company:
Force Field
Job Ref:
1147277893

The Senior 3D animator breathes life into our products by creating animations for characters (human and non-

human), weapons, vehicles and objects, as well as special events, scripted sequences and cut-scenes.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Define animation style in collaboration with Art Director and Lead Artist;

- Set up an animation pipeline and teach other artists how to use it;

- Create animations within technical-, creative- and time constraints;

- Collaborate with other disciplines to deliver game-engine ready assets;

- Build motion/blend trees in the game engine (Unity and/or UE4).

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

- 2+ Years of game industry experience;

- A solid understanding of (body) motion, physics, IK and FK;

- A keen eye for movement, squash and stretch, anticipation, overshoot, follow-through etc.;

- A portfolio showcasing a variety of high quality 3D animations, such as characters, animals, robots and sequences;

- Proficiency in Maya and its animation tools.

BONUS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

- Ability to rig and skin 3D models;

- Knowledge of scripting;

- Experience with special effects, custom shaders and particle systems;

- 2D Animation skills.

WE OFFER:

- Working in a creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues;

- A great spot to learn and share knowledge;

- Benefits according to experience and job;

- A healthy work-life balance;

- Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam.

For this vacancy we only consider candidates that are eligible to work in the EU (no visa required).

Contact Details:
Force Field
Tel: +31-(0)20-7076842
Contact: Recruitment Team
Email:

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