Technical Animator - Mobile

About the Employer
Company Description

About Behaviour™ Interactive
Behaviour Interactive, Canada’s largest independent game developer and publisher, was founded in 1992. The company boasts nearly 700 employees in its Montreal studio. With its award-winning original IP Dead by Daylight™ and the strategy RPG Game of Thrones Beyond the Wall™, Behaviour continues to grow as a leading global developer. Behaviour counts amongst its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands including Activision, Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, Ubisoft and many more. For more information visit: bhvr.com.

Job Description

The technical animator works with the animation team to bring to life a large variety of characters and objects.

He/She is responsible for the technical aspect of the animation and works to define the animation pipeline.

He/She must have a great sense of observation, a good knowledge of a videogame production pipeline, and can produce scripts and tools to maintain and increase the efficiency of the animation team.

Qualifications
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the video game industry
  • Strong understanding of UE4 or Unity experience integrating animations into a game engine.
  • An understanding of how to build a state machine
  • Understanding of Animation Blueprints (Node Based Scripting)
  • Portfolio and resume demonstrate excellent technical skills like rigging and skinning as well as a good understanding of the principles of animation.
  • Knowledge of MEL script and Python.
  • Good knowledge of human anatomy.
  • Expertise in Maya or another equivalent 3D software
  • Passion for animation and video games
  • Capacity to work in a team
  • Capacity to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
Additional Information

Your portfolio is mandatory with your application.

Joining Behaviour means being part of a company that believes in equity and diversity. We base all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, and competence. We will never discriminate on the grounds of national or ethnic origin, health, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or disability. The masculine is used without any discrimination and for the sole purpose of lightening the text.