For our client, a leading development studio in the gaming industry, we are currently looking for a

Senior / 3D Animator (gn)

Unique opportunity for gaming affine champions based in Vienna or international

We offer an excellent opportunity within an highly international, creative and professional environment with a clear focus on the Gamer's gaming experience. We know that processes and expertise are important but passionate people with a strong gaming mindset are more important than anything else.

Your main tasks

  • As an Senior 3D Animator you are in charge of the 3D Animation fulfillment (AA+ productions) for PC and Console (e.g. cartoon games, modern 3D action games)
  • As a experienced 3D Animator you have a good understanding of critical issues and above all a clear focus on the big picture. So you anticipate risks and you are prepared for any unpredictability in production
  • You work on a wide variety of challenging and interesting projects on famous and new IPs
  • In daily business you animate e.g. the movements of humanoids, beasts, machines, environments and you create e.g. blendshapes for characters and objects
  • You coach & supervise other colleagues and you interact as an interface between the departments
  • From time to time you also develop VFX, particle effects and 2D animations
  • You participate in art reviews, point out solutions and respond professionally to critical feedback
  • You are responsible for the documentation too

Your Profile

  • Gaming, 3D animation & digital art are your passion
  • You have about 5+ years experience in 3D animations for videogames with excellent knowledge in Maya, UE4 and ideally with tools like Houdini, Motionbuilder and AfterEffects
  • You are experienced in e.g. character animation, rigging, facial animation/blendshaping, lip-syncing, 3D/2D modelling etc.
  • Ideally you also have a good understanding of e.g. texturing, scripting, storyboarding, 2D animation, mo-cap and/or film making skills (cinematography, pre-visualization, editing etc.)
  • You are a teamplayer with an open, proactive mindset, excellent communication skills and a hands-on, efficient and pragmatic work style
  • Fluent in English (written & spoken) is a must have
  • European citizen or EU work permit

The Offer

  • You work in a stable, extremely partnership-based and creative work environment
  • You have the great opportunity to create 3D animations with your own footprint
  • The Location in Vienna (Austria) is central-based and highly reachable by public transport
  • Competitive salary (14 times a year), flexible working hours and 25 days of paid holidays per year
  • Excellent relocation support
  • Remote or on site, both is possible

The annual gross salary is at least EUR 45.000.-. Of course, overpayment is possible with appropriate professional qualifications and experience.

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact Mr. Felix Wolfmair at +43 1 877 30 03 DW 222.

Kenn-Nr.: 1227-FWO
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