3D Animator – UK – £Competitive Day Rate – Console Games

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - East Anglia

Job Title 3D Animator – UK – £Competitive Day Rate – Console Games
Job Category Animator
Job Description Location: UK

Salary: Competitive

Job Title: 3D Animator

Job Type: Temporary Contract

Projects: AAA Console Games

My client and I are looking for a talented Animator to join their world-class team working on PS4 games. We're looking for someone to work as a key member of a small motivated team of artists to create animations to a high level of quality. Come and work with a great pool of talent in an equally great city.



REQUIREMENTS:

  • Your demo reel must:


o Demonstrate a solid understanding of the principles of animation.

o Demonstrate strong, dynamic key poses.

o Demonstrate creativity, an eye for detail, composition and visual story telling.

o Demonstrate a high level of quality and polish in your work.

o Contains a range of styles of animation from realistic to exaggerated.

o Contains examples of game animation.

  • You can draw inspiration from a variety of sources outside of games.
  • You have an interest in videogames.
  • You have a technical understanding of animation tools and pipelines.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work within a predefined art style as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Deliver work to a very high level of quality within fixed time constraints.
  • Balance technical, gameplay and artistic constraints.
  • Create believable animations using Maya.




DESIRED:

  • You have development experience on multiple shipped games.
  • You have development experience on recent AAA console games.
  • You have a broad knowledge of current and past video game animation.
  • You have experience in the use of Morpheme or similar animation state machines.


To avoid disappointment apply as soon as possible as we review applications continuously and this position is bound to prove popular! Please email your up to date CV and Demo Reel to <a href=mailto:officemanager@opmjobs.com>officemanager@opmjobs.com</a>

Jon Norfolk | Art & Animation Consultant

OPM Response Ltd

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214425 |

Email: Jon@opmjobs.com |

Skype: jon.norfolk.opm

LinkedIn: http://uk.linkedin.com/in/jonnorfolkopm

Twitter: AnimationOPM

The salary bracket shown is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer. Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.
Salary DOE
Location East Anglia
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 05/09/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 3976.
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