3D animator - Casual games

Scopely Games Barcelona SL
Barcelona, Spain
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Scopely is looking for a talented 3D animator to join our growing Marketing Creative team in Barcelona. You will work on the leading mobile Casual games Scrabble Go, Yahtzee, Wheel of Fortune and the upcoming mobile game based on Temple Run IP!

If you are a skilled 3D animator with an excellent knowledge of animation principles, body mechanics, and a sense of storytelling combined with a passion for Casual Games, this position is for you ! 

You must have experience animating stylized, cartoon as well as realistic characters, Excel at problem-solving and enjoy working collaboratively with a multi-skilled creative team where your knowledge can spread.

What you will do:

  • Collaborate with the creative team in brainstorms, ideations, storyboards and/or animatic to illustrate ideas before production.

  • Execute high-quality animation with Maya for use in game advertising, trailers, and social creative

  • Build facial and body animation of character in both cartoony and realistic styles

  • Create sequences of shots to enhance existing videos or build short CGI video from storyboards and/or script pages 

  • Work with an attention to detail attitude in a constructive cross-feedback environment.

Skills & Requirements

What you will need:

  • 3-4 years minimum entertainment, advertising, or game animation experience or related animation industry experience. 

  • Experience creating realistic animation for human and non-human characters with an emphasis on acting performance. 

  • Strong understanding of character rigs, game animation pipelines, animation integration into game engines, and animation tools. 

  • Experience with redshift and/or Arnold rendering engines

  • Strong sense of composition, color, and animation timing. 

  • A good sense of story-telling and understanding of cinematic language, camera terminology with the ability to use motion blur, depth of field and other effects, to create realism. 

  • Must have strong Maya skills. 

  • Excellent communication skills in English     

  • Ability to work well under pressure and deadlines. 

  • Enjoys collaborating with designers, video editors and motion designers to deliver great advertising and marketing creative.  

Nice to have:

  • 3D Modeling and/or illustration skills.

  • Experience in creating User Acquisition ads and game trailers.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please apply here to this role.

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About the Company

Scopely is a leading interactive entertainment and mobile games company. With one of the most diverse mobile games portfolios in the west, Scopely provides engaging, immersive experiences that millions of players around the world return to for years to come. Our global offices are fueled by world-class talent with expertise in game design and development, live services, marketing, analytics and more. Take a look at our open roles and Embrace the Adventure at Scopely!