Animator

Games Factory Talents Capital Region Full-time
Salary Competitive
Our client Housemarque is looking for an Animator for an unannounced AAA project! As an Animator your responsibility is to animate and implement animations in to the game engine. We expect you to have a thirst for learning and becoming a better animator, as well as to be a proactive and social person, who can work under a direction and mentoring of experienced animators.

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience as an animator in a current generation console or a PC game project or at least one shipped title for any of the following platforms: PS4, Xbox One, Wii U, PC, Switch 
  • Some experience in working or hobbying in any of the major game engines: Unreal 4, Unity, CryEngine, etc.
  • Solid skills in at least one major animation software, but experience in Maya is preferred


PLUS SKILLS:

  • Able to rig and skin on a game production level
  • Art degree (BA, MA, etc.)
  • 2D animation skills
  • 3D modeling/sculpting skills
  • Mocap experience
  • Game hobby/student projects and game jam participation
  • Knowledge of any other game development skills
  • Ability to draw down animation ideas, rough storyboards and thumbnails


Benefits:

  • Work-life balance: 37,5h work week, 5 weeks of paid holiday after one full year of employment, returning from holidays bonus
  • Salaries based on skill set, experience and the industry average in Finland
  • Recreational benefit, lunch benefit
  • Extended health insurance with an option for therapy sessions
  • Relocation support



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Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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Games Factory Talents

Games Factory Talents helps matching developers with Finnish and Nordic game studios. Our mission is to find you the perfect job in the game industry, whether you are an artist, programmer or designer. We have close connections with some of the leading game studios in Finland . Tell us about yourself, attach your CV and we will be in touch with you when a suitable position opens up.Our key talent attraction activities are Games Job Fairs and matchmaking developers to game companies.  We help matching developers with game companies. The team has a track record of organising successful recruitment events, leading to hired developers for the Finnish game industry.Our key talent attraction activities are Games Job Fairs, matchmaking developers to Finnish game companies and outstaffing developers for fixed term projects. We have an ever-growing GDPR compliant database of developers.

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