Full-Time

Animation Lead

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Epic Games

Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Develops 3D engine technology and digital platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Senior, Expert

Morrisville, NC, USA

Required Skills
Unreal Engine
Communications
Animation
Requirements
  • Animation reel showcasing key-framed character and creature animations
  • Strong experience with Maya and gameplay systems
  • Good instincts for realistic and stylized motions
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Familiarity with the Unreal Engine 4 art pipeline
  • Related skills such as modeling, skinning, rigging
  • Experience working with mocap data
  • Experience having shipped at least one title
Responsibilities
  • Lead a growing team of animators and drive the style and feel of Fortnite's animation
  • Take animation from initial concept through implementation in Unreal Engine
  • Create character-specific animations in Maya using in-house rigs and tools
  • Work closely with Epic Art Leads and artists to ensure downstream departments have necessary information
  • Ensure successful and timely delivery of animation assets
  • Act as a point of contact for bug support, triage, and resolution of animation assets

Epic Games is a prominent provider of Unreal Engine, a widely utilized 3D engine technology with applications in gaming, film, architecture, automotive, and simulation. The company also offers Epic Online Services and Epic Games Store, establishing a comprehensive digital platform for developers and creators to produce, distribute, and manage games and other content.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$15.4B

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Founded

1991

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

33%

Benefits

Health coverage - 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share

Robust mental well-being programs & free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents

Unlimited PTO & sick time

Paid sabbatical