Technical Animator – Netherlands – Permanent – AAA Console Games

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23721 Posted: 2 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Console Games

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OPM’s client, one of Europe's leading game development companies who have been established for almost 20 years, are currently looking for a Technical Animator to join their team in The Netherlands.

They are in the early stages of development on an unannounced title and are seeking someone who can help them solve a mixture of technical and creative challenges whilst raising the quality bar, a tough feat given their previous benchmark quality titles!

The successful candidate will collaborate with a dedicated engineer team and will also have a great influence on the development and implementation of the tools for their inhouse engine.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience with AAA games
  • Strong ability to script in using C# and/or Python
  • Self-starter who can communicate and cooperate with designers, coders and engineers
  • Deep understanding of the creation of animation state machines, such as Morpheme, ANT, Unreal or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of vector maths
  • Experience with C++ is a strong plus

 

RESPONSIBIILITIES:

  • Design and implement animation state machines and runtime solutions;
  • In game engine implementation, including ragdoll physics;
  • Collaborate with the Animation lead and Art Director to maintain the style and quality of animations in the game;
  • Work with their internal engine team to improve upon existing UX and UI and develop new solutions to improve animation workflow efficiency;
  • Training and documentation for the animation team;
  • Analyse, troubleshoot and solve animation related technical challenges.

 

BENEFITS:

  • Profit Share
  • Milestone Bonus
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Relocation Support

 

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 425!

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