Animateur.trice sénior | Senior Animator

Animation | Montréal, Québec, Canada

 

 

Senior Animator

Reports to:  Lead Animator

Permanent – Full-Time 

  

 

What you will do  

  • Bring to life unique, appealing and most of all believable characters in both in-game and scripted scenarios;
  • Respect a delivery schedule of high quality of level animation assets set by the rest of the team;
  • Clearly communicate progress and issues to the Lead Animator, and be willing to understand and act upon direction;
  • Create aspects of 3D animation which answer the requirements established by the Artistic direction while showing initiative and creativity;
  • Work with the designers and integrators to implement 3C related features / and or Cinematics.

 

 

What you bring  

  • Diploma in 3D Art, or equivalent training;
  • +5 years and more of experience in the field of the animation;
  • At least 2 shipped AAA titles in the past;
  • Be autonomous;
  • Familiar with producing in-game animations and in-game systems;
  • Experience with animation and camera integration;
  • Cinematic background with hands on knowledge of camera, composition, & cinematic sequences.
  • Knowledge of Maya and Motionbuilder;
  • Expert with quick keyframe iteration and motion capture editing;
  • Insight into animation pipelines and motion-capture experience is important;
  • Knowledge of 3Ds Max and engine like Unreal or Unity3D;
  • Technical experience with engines (blendspaces, root motion, debugging…).

 

 

Even better if you have  

  • An understanding of the human body and facial anatomy;
  • Rigging/skinning and basic character modeling knowledge.
  • A strong work ethic, initiative and above all else humility is required;
  • Must thrive in a team environment with a drive for self-improvement, to learn and also to share knowledge;
  • The maturity to give, (and receive), constructive criticism is expected;
  • A desire to push the boundaries of videogame animation standards is a must.

 

 

Why join us?  

  • 4 days weeks schedule: because your personal life is important; 
  • Flexible work schedule: because unexpected events are part of life when you are sick or need personal days;
  • Hybrid work: because we have adapted to the new reality; 
  • Access to Groupe insurance: To take care of yourself and your loved ones;
  • Access to Groupe RRSPs: we think about your future; 
  • Access to a telemedicine service for the family: to avoid a pleasant 24hours in the emergency room ;
  • Bonus system: we recognize the work accomplished

 

Come and create emotion with us!  

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