2D Animator

About the Employer
Company Description

Founded in 1992, Montreal-based Behaviour Interactive is one of North America’s largest independent game developers with close to 600 employees and over 70 million games sold on every platform. To date, the company’s games have reached more than 200 million players worldwide. In 2019, its most successful IP, the award-winning Dead by Daylight, celebrated 12 million players. Behaviour counts amongst its partners some of the world’s most recognized brands such as Sony, Disney, Netflix, Activision, Warner Bros, Ubisoft, Xbox Game Studios, Google, Bombardier, Wargaming, HBO, NetEase, Gaea, La Capitale, and many more. For more information: bhvr.com.

Job Description

Back to basic in animation, Behaviour Interactive is looking for talented 2D animators for their next exciting game!

Under the Lead Artist’s supervision, the Animator works with the animation team to bring to life a large variety of assets and meet the level of quality expected by the Art Director for the game.


  • Effectively applies animation principles to create high-quality animations;
  • Understands game design intention and lists the required animations for simple behaviour;
  • Adapt their work to create new animations based on existing brands;
  • 2 years of experience as an animator;
  • Diploma in a 2D animation program;
  • Knowledge of Toonboom Harmony and Photoshop;
  • Ability to understand 2D Character Rigging;
  • Portfolio and resume demonstrate a good understanding of the principles of animation;
  • Experience in making animations for a video game a plus;
  • Good knowledge of human anatomy;
  • Expertise in Maya or other equivalent 3D software a plus;
  • Knowledge of Unity Engine a plus;
  • Must have a great sense of observation;
  • Passion for animation and video games;
  • Capacity to work in a team;
  • Capacity to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
Additional Information

A portfolio is required with your application.