Skydance Interactive is on the forefront of Virtual Reality game development and we are looking for an innovative Animator to join our team. Our ideal teammate is well-versed in all aspects of animation development, with a strong eye for character animation and cinematic work.
-Meet project deadlines in a timely manner without compromising artistic integrity
-Develop, maintain and create animations.
-Work closely with the art team to maintain consistency with the established visual style.
-Collaborate across all departments to ensure characters are best serving gameplay and the overall project design.
-Troubleshoot and provide solutions to issues related to asset creation and performance.
Experience / Skills
-2+ years experience in the game industry with at least one shipped title as an Animator.
-Proficient in Maya with the ability to work in both stylized and realistic animation.
-Strong demo reel or portfolio showcasing your most recent work.
-Ability to work and contribute effectively and collaboratively in a team environment, but successful working on your own with clear direction.
-Great problem solving skills for both artistic and technical needs.
-Positive team-oriented attitude
-Experience with UE3 or UE4 and Matinee on a shipped game.
-Character rigging experience.
-Experience with animation graphs.
-Passionate about VR.
-Traditional art skills (figure drawing, landscape, animals, composition, perspective, etc.).
-BA, BFA or an equivalent professional certification.
-Resume and a link to your portfolio required
About Skydance Interactive
Skydance Interactive is a video game studio that creates and publishes original and IP-based Virtual Reality, PC and Console titles.