Technical Animator

8bit

8Bit

Our client, a leading AAA console/PC studio currently working on their new IP (AAA console) is on the lookout for a Technical Animator to work closely with modelers and animators to ensure a smooth development pipeline that delivers high-quality AAA assets. You will be joining an ambitious team that consistently ships innovative AAA action games. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Maintaining the production and software pipeline and meeting deadlines
    • Creating high-quality characters, creatures and props rigging and skinning suitable technically to project universe
    • Implementing characters in Unreal Engine 4 including cloth, physics, and blueprint setups
    • Working closely with modelers and animators to ensure a smooth development pipeline that delivers high-quality assets
    • Assisting with pipeline tools and working with engine and project leads to the continuous improvement of those engine tools
    • Providing clean assets or code within established systems and requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

    • Minimum 3 years of experience in technical animation, tool,s and pipeline development
    • AAA shipped title experience
    • Experience with Maya, specializing in rigging/skinning
    • Ability to create tools and write scripts to help improve the animation pipeline
    • Good understanding of anatomy and character movement
    • Character Skinning with close attention to physical deformation
    • Solid experience with physics simulation on cloth, hair, and other physics items
    • Excellent Communication Skills with the ability to clearly provide technical feedback into the tasks, rigs, toolsets, and documentation
    • Knowledge of current technology and trends in video games
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
    • Open-minded team player attitude
    • Strong work ethic and self-motivated
    • Passionate about playing and making video games
    • Knowledge and passion for RPG genre games

NICE TO HAVE:

    • Knowledge of facial rigs for games, television, or film
    • Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4 art production pipelines
    • Python Scripting Experience
    • Modeling and Animation Experience
    • Python programming skills

WHAT THEY OFFER:

    • A competitive salary and performance-based bonuses
    • Personal development opportunities and the possibility to work in a multicultural environment
    • Work in a creative team with people full of passion for what they do
    • Private health care including dental treatment & MultiSport card
    • Business trips and integration events
    • Comprehensive assistance in relocation
    • Fresh fruits, snacks, and beverages for everyone in the office
    • Free library with a wide range of games and books
    • In-company English language classes and Polish lessons for foreigners
    • An informal atmosphere, no dress code, no unwanted formalities
Not your time for a move? Recommend a friend and earn 700 EUR! Contact: jobs@8bitplay.com

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Date posted: 1970-01-01