Full-Time

Senior AI Animator

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games

Senior

Montreal, QC, Canada

Required Skills
Animation
Requirements
  • One or more shipped AAA titles, ideally using Unreal or a comparable engine
  • Exemplary skills in keyframe stylized 3D animation
  • Exceptional knowledge of creating and maintaining gameplay and AI systems in game engines for video game animation
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Strong understanding of character performance, form, gesture, and silhouette
  • Excellent understanding of anatomy and caricature
  • Experience with Motion Capture data and hand key facial animation
  • Experience in structuring and maintaining animation processes like rigging or prototyping
  • Love for research, reference, and documenting findings
  • Mentorship, coaching, and training experience
  • Detail-oriented, deadline-driven, and adaptable to change
  • Ability to partner effectively with diverse personalities
  • Problem-solving and prioritization skills for developing a production pipeline
  • Champion of high standards and pushing for progress
  • Positive team-player attitude
  • Self-motivated, curious, and collaborative
  • Uncompromising ethics and unwavering integrity
  • Willingness to uphold the values of Cloud Chamber
Responsibilities
  • Create gameplay, AI, and scripted animation matching the game's visual style
  • Collaborate with programmers and designers to support various features
  • Work with Senior Animators on complex animation data sets
  • Participate in reviews and provide constructive feedback
  • Communicate with individuals from different disciplines
  • Estimate task time and meet deadlines
  • Provide solutions for animation challenges
  • Establish and refine the animation pipeline
  • Advocate for a positive collaborative process
  • Embrace and evangelize Cloud Chamber values

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break