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Senior Animator- Console - AAA - NW UK Posted Jan 25
Interactive Selection , United Kingdom (North West England)
Over the past 30 years we have consistently created innovative and successful award winning games. As we are rapidly expanding, we need more great talent to join our family and help us deliver the best games and services to our fast-growing community.

If you share our passion and want to work on some of the most iconic brands in the industry, come and join us to help shape our exciting future.

Our newest team in NW England is looking for a talented and creative Animator to help create our next AAA game for console and PC. 

The Senior Animator is to work from agreed specification and schedule, create animation assets to the required standard

Test all animation assets against specification, to ensure they perform as required
Ensure all animation assets are produced in line with the projects agreed standards
Report progress to Line Manager and inform them of any problems or implementation issues promptly
Fix any bugs identified in owned animation assets, either through own testing or by QA

At least one published AAA title
Excellent knowledge of 3dsMax (CS Biped) and Motion Builder
Understands character / facial rig creation and can create them where / if required
Experienced in cinematic creation. Understands staging, cinematography and character performance to a good level
Highly skilled in blocking and producing quality hand-keyed animation
Good understanding of the principles of animation
Skilled at motion capture editing to define game clips and enhance performance
Can design animation trees and break down animation flow

Racing games experience
Experience of attending motion capture shoots and managing data delivery
Experience with Maya
Knowledge of Maxscript / Python beneficial

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