Technical Animator – Sweden – Permanent – PC & Console Games

Location: Malmö, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24223 Posted: 1 month ago

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

Project: PC & Console Games

__________________________________________________________________________________

OPM is working with an exciting and ambitious games development studio looking for a Technical Animator to join their team located in Malmo as they begin development on their newest projects.

The successful candidate will assist in delivering the top-quality animations on which they have established their reputation for quality as they aim to build up their previous successes.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Strong professional experience in the games industry
  • Professional experience with Unreal Engine 4
  • Professional experience with rigging, skinning, and python-scripting in Maya
  • Good knowledge of streamlining processes and pipelines
  • Good knowledge of human and creature anatomy
  • Solid understanding of animation logic and trees
  • Good knowledge of performance improvement methods
  • Enjoy solving technical issues alongside artists, programmers, and designers
  • Inclination to accept and give direction and able to work well under pressure
  • Flexibility to handle frequent iterations
  • Fluent in English language skills

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Incorporate animation assets into Unreal Engine.
  • Collaborate with the animators to meet the technical, performance and art goals.
  • Develop improvements to the animation and art pipeline.
  • Research and share information on best practices and industry standards.
  • Contribute to improving their internal scripts, tools, and procedures by acting as a bridge between tech and art teams.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Solid understanding of classic animation principles and fundamentals
  • Good knowledge of cinematics
  • Good knowledge and experience with video game animations

BENEFITS:

  • 6 weeks vacation
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company-paid supplemental pension and sick leave insurance
  • Relocation assistance

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!

Tagged as: Technical Animation

Max. file size: 10 MB.

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative

mm

Jon Norfolk

Lead Recruitment Consultant

See Jon's jobs

How to Find Your Next Video Game Designer Job

Do you have a passion for video games and want to design one yourself? If you have a creative mind…

Read more

3 Types of Game Industry Jobs and How to Find One

Video game industry jobs are highly sought after, partially influenced by our experiences playing them as children when we were…

Read more

All Games Have To Start With a Concept

Take a moment to think about your favourite video games. What aspects immediately come to mind? Graphics, the level of…

Read more

Copyright © 2020 OPM Response Ltd. Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO3 8AB, United Kingdom