Senior Animator

Cloud Chamber
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description


We are looking for a Senior Animator who loves to inspire others and tackle challenging assignments head on. Someone who has experience working within cross discipline strike teams on collaborative assignments. We want you to help us breathe life into a new and fantastical world.

Your primary responsibility will be the creation of exemplary animation. We need you to set the standards that educate and inspire our team!

Skills & Requirements

You are someone who sets an example for positive collaborative process. You are self-motivated,  have good communications skills, and possess a great team-player attitude. We’re looking for someone who loves to animate! We want bold gestures and exaggerated reality.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Shipped multiple AAA titles, ideally using Unreal or a comparable engine.
  • A strong understanding of form, gesture, and silhouette in regard to motion. An exceptional understanding of anatomy and caricature.
  • Exceptional skill in animating the human bipedal figure, organic forms, and mechanical objects.
  • A strong understanding of traditional animation principles and how they can be applied to videogames.
  • Experience working with Motion Capture.
  • Experience with facial animation.
  • Experience structuring & maintaining a process, rigging, and prototyping.
  • A love for research, reference, and documenting your findings to share with the team.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

If all of this sounds as exciting to you as it is to us, we’d love to meet you. Join us in creating worlds that move people.

About the Company

Cloud Chamber exists to craft unique, entertaining and thoughtful videogame experiences that engage the world. We are hard at work on the next entry in the critically acclaimed BioShock series from our Novato, CA and Montreal, Quebec studio locations. 

We believe in the beauty and strength of diversity in both the makeup of the studio and the nature of our thinking. We focus on open communication and overall well-being allowing each of us to strive for excellence in our work and happiness in our lives.