Senior Animator
Posted on 1/30/2024
INACTIVE
Cloud Chamber
Locations
Novato, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Animation
CategoriesNew
Art, Graphics & Animation
Requirements
  • Shipped multiple AAA titles, ideally using Unreal or a comparable engine
  • Exemplary skills in keyframe stylized 3D animation
  • Exceptional knowledge of how to create and maintain gameplay and AI systems in game engines as they pertain to video game animation
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
  • Very strong understanding of character performance, form, gesture, and silhouette in regard to player character and AI
  • Excellent understanding of anatomy and caricature
  • Exceptional skill in animating the human bipedal figure, organic forms, quadrupedal, and mechanical objects
  • An exemplary understanding of traditional animation principles and how they support and enhance gameplay
  • Experience working with Motion Capture data and editing it
  • Experience with hand key facial animation and tools such as FaceFx
  • Experience structuring & maintaining animation processes such as rigging, or prototyping
  • Mentorship, coaching, and training experience is a bonus
Responsibilities
  • Creation of exemplary animations
  • Setting standards that educate and inspire the team
  • Working within cross-discipline strike teams on collaborative assignments
  • Self-motivated with great communication skills and a team-player attitude
  • Research, reference, and documenting findings to share with the team
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working with Unreal or a comparable engine
  • Experience with Motion Capture data editing
  • Experience in mentorship, coaching, and training