3D Animator

Sigma Studios LLC
Denver, CO, USA
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

Sigma Studios is seeking a 3D Animator with amazing artistic skills to create spectacular 3d animations. The ideal candidate has experience working within the constraints of real-time engines, shows attention to detail, and can take both artistic and technical direction to achieve the most appropriate solution. A level of technical knowledge combined with strong creative and visual instincts is critical for this position. 

This is a virtual freelance remote-work opportunity.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with design and effects team to understand and integrate motion into models
  • Work with art directors and project leads to conceptualize and visualize character animations and effects
  • Create realistic and consistent animation
  • Rig models and optimize model geometry
  • Design animation and character state systems
  • Develop and optimize animation pipelines
  • Analyze and troubleshoot technical issues with animation tool chains/pipelines
  • Enjoys making video games. 

Skills & Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or diploma in fine arts, animation or equivalent experienceProven expertise with 2d and 3d animation packages such as Maya, 3DSMax, Motion Builder etc.
  • Knowledge of traditional arts, graphic design, anatomy, cinematography etc.
  • Extensive knowledge of principals of animation as they apply to motion, pacing, timing, camera, lighting etc.
  • Technical knowledge of computing requirements, hardware specifications, rendering engines, etc.
  • Firm grasp of animation pipelines and workflow
  • Must be a team player and must be able to work without supervision
  • Must be highly organized with excellent time management skills

Additional Information

  • Working remotely is an option

How to Apply

Please submit your application here.

About the Company

SIGMA STUDIOS LLC  is an American video game and software development company based in Denver, Colorado. Known for defining and driving development through rapid prototyping and development.  The highlight of this studio is its warm and innovative nature that institute groundbreaking solutions.