Full-Time

Lead 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
Communications
Animation
Requirements
  • Previous Lead, Team Lead, or coaching experience
  • Shipped multiple AAA titles
  • Exceptional knowledge of gameplay and AI systems
  • Animation graph and data integration experience
  • Experience with Motion Capture data
  • Experience with hand key facial animation
  • Strong understanding of character performance and anatomy
  • Excellent understanding of traditional animation principles
  • Organizational and communication skills
  • Problem-solving and prioritization skills
  • Collaborative and flexible spirit
  • High standards and unwavering integrity
Responsibilities
  • Manage and mentor a team of animators
  • Develop animation pipeline and workflows
  • Plan for mocap sessions
  • Review dailies and lead review sessions
  • Collaborate with other disciplines
  • Identify blocking issues and delegate animation work
  • Share experience and best practices with team
  • Participate in hiring process and on-boarding
  • Embrace and evangelize company 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

2%

2 year growth

0%

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