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Senior Gameplay Animator
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Animation
Requirements
  • Have 8+ years of experience in gameplay animation, including third-person action-adventure titles
  • Have shipped 2+ AAA titles as a gameplay animator
  • Have 3+ years in a senior gameplay animator role
  • Have experience mentoring other animators
  • Have experience with advanced animation systems and root motion. (Motion Matching, Warping)
  • Push innovation and fidelity in gameplay animation and mechanics
  • Have a passion for creating cinematic and realistic content
  • Have extensive experience developing in a real-time environment. (Unreal)
  • Excel at rapid prototyping and quick iteration
  • Thrive in a self-driven environment
  • Are great communicators and cross-discipline collaborators
  • Possess strong time management and long-term planning skills
Responsibilities
  • Provide daily hands-on editing and tuning of motion capture-based animation content
  • Collaborate with Engineering, Design, and Animation to devise, implement and debug animation systems and gameplay mechanics
  • Collaborate with Design to define timing, expression and style of animations for core systems from the ground up
  • Work closely and clearly communicate with external Animation partners to ensure that quality and technical requirements and timelines are being met
  • Be involved in Motion Capture shoots, from planning and direction to integration into engine
  • Be an active partner in the integration of gameplay with cinematic animation
  • Collaborate with Animation Directors to ensure alignment with Narrative vision
Skydance

201-500 employees

Company Overview
Skydance Media creates elevated, event-level entertainment for global audiences.