3D Animator

Posted: 20 days
Art and Animation
Full-Time
Mid-Level
Remote - UK preferred, but not required
As an Animator you work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to produce and integrate 3D animation content that will help bring characters to life and create a more immersive player experience.

Responsibilities
  • Creating high-quality, real-time animations for console and high-end PC video games throughout their production cycle.
  • Collaborating with the development team to ensure your work is aligned with the creative and technical direction of the game.
  • Maintain ownership of your work from conception to integration into the game engine.
  • Identify technical and developmental risks and obstacles while creating innovative solutions to overcome them.
  • Sharing knowledge and assist all members of the team to reach the best possible outcomes.
  • Crafting animations across a broad range of styles from dynamic stylisation to realistic body mechanics both within game and cinematics.
  • Bringing life to characters, props, scenery, and environments.
  • Coaching and mentoring junior members of staff
Requirements
  • Strong understanding of animation principles and how to apply them to your work.
  • Knowledge of node-graph based animation systems and character rigging fundamentals.
  • Able to propose and implement creative solutions.
  • Experience working on 3D character animation for videogames using relevant software.
Beneficial
  • Experience of working with a range of game engines including Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience using agile methodologies.
Benefits
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Flexible working hours
  • x 4 Half-day Fridays (during the summer months)
  • A day off on your birthday
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance
  • Weekly Yoga Class
  • Anti-Crunch ethos
  • Referral Bonus Scheme
  • Social Events/Project Launch Wrap Parties
  • Charity Events
  • Branded merchandise

About Wushu Studios

About Wushu

Founded in 2017 by a group of industry veterans, we are a highly experienced and professional team of developers with a shared passion for video games.

Nestled in the heart of Liverpool’s creative quarter, our stylish studio is situated close to hundreds of cafes, bars and restaurants, and is a stone’s throw from Lime Street station, connecting us with the rest of the country.

What We Do

Over the past few years, the scope and size of video game projects have significantly increased to match player expectations and the growing creative ambitions of developers.

As a result, how video games are developed is changing rapidly too. These days, the best games out there are co-developed – the most talented teams and people coming together from around the world to create more immersive universes to explore and more interesting stories to experience.

With extensive AAA experience, a unique cross-discipline skillset and a deep understanding of video game development on multiple platforms, we are ideally equipped to help great teams around the world deliver more ambitious and immersive experiences than ever.

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