Animator - All Levels

Build A Rocket Boy Games
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

We are looking for experienced Animators who understand game production and have a genuine interest in game development.

You will be working alongside the animation team to create believable high-quality character animations. You will be working closely under the guidance of the Lead Animator to achieve a consistent level of quality and ensure that each animation has the right energy and mood to it. 

You will be joining the team at a crucial time for the studio as we grow and develop our animation pipeline, which will offer a great career opportunity for the right candidate.  

Responsibilities

  • Create high quality character, creature and environmental animations.
  • Work with the Lead Animator and collaborate with other disciplines to ensure the animations works as intended in the game.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies.
  • Work with both keyframe and motion capture data.
  • Ensure that your animation works as intended in the game.

Skills & Requirements

Requirements

  • Strong key frame animation skills.
  • Strong character, creature and mechanical animation skills.
  • Experience working with motion capture data.
  • Previous experience in games development, preferably with a shipped title under your belt.
  • Capable of meeting schedules and commit to delivery dates.
  • Familiar with Maya and Motion Builder.
  • Animation degree or equivalent experience.
  • Provide a demo showcasing your best animation work.
  • Creative and ambitious.
  • Be a team player, open to take and offer feedback.
  • Have the desire to make awesome games.

How to Apply

About the Company

Founded by industry legend Leslie Benzies, we are developing an ambitious and ground-breaking open-world multiplayer game that simulates and fuses the real world with the virtual.

A mix of experienced AAA veterans whose credits include some of the biggest-selling and most loved games of all time, and talented hungry new blood, we are dedicated to creating a creative environment where the best ideas flourish and everyone is able to contribute their best work and be recognised for it.

We have offices in Edinburgh, Los Angeles, and Budapest.