3D Animator

About the Employer
Company Description

Interested in working for an exciting company that is redefining the way people play video games? Interested in working for a world class company in a fun, and rewarding environment in Barcelona? Then Gameloft is the company for you!

About Gameloft

Leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, two of which are featured in the “Top 10 Games by All-Time Worldwide Downloads” from App Annie. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 4,600 people worldwide. Every month, 114 million unique users can be reached by advertisers in Gameloft games with Gameloft Advertising Solutions, a leading B2B offering dedicated to brands and agencies. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.

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About Gameloft Advertising Solutions

With a monthly audience of more than 113 million unique players and an inventory of 2.4 billion impressions, Gameloft Advertising Solutions offers advertisers a unique level of visibility and engagement. To date, Gameloft Advertising Solutions has delivered more than 3000 campaigns for prestigious brands such as Air France, Coca-Cola®, Ford, FOX™, Kellogg’s®, McDonalds, ©Netflix, Procter & Gamble, Samsung and Unilever, in over 40 countries around the world (North America, Latin America, Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, etc.).

All trademarks referenced above are owned by their respective trademark owners.

Gameloft Barcelona, the studio behind the mobile gaming hits Despicable Me: Minion Rush and Asphalt 9 is hiring!

Our Barcelona studio is looking for a 3D Animator to join the team.

Job Description

As a 3D Animator in Gameloft you'll have the following taks:

  • Create believable high quality animations, taking direct part of their implementation into the game;
  • Get actively involved in the game creation process by interacting with the game designer and art director;
  • Contribute effectively to the art pipeline and target platform constraints;
  • Meet project deadlines/milestones as set by project leads.
Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Passion for videogames;
  • Fluency in Animation principles
  • Fluency in Character Acting
  • Fluency in Character anatomy
  • Fluency in Physics-based motion
  • Able to handle styles from cartoony to realistic
  • Understanding of video game boundaries for animation;
  • Solid background in academic drawing, sketching and/or illustration;
  • Proved understanding of animation 3D packages (3D Studio Max, Maya)

Assets:

  • Experience in game industry –ideally several shipped titles;
  • Rigging and skinning skills;
  • Specific experience with 3D Studio Max Biped
  • Experience with animation networks of commercial game engines;
  • Cinematographic background knowledge (cameras, editing, storytelling…);
  • Experience with Motion Capture editing
  • Fluent level of English
Additional Information

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

  • Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
  • Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
  • Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
  • Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

Benefits:

  • Permanent contract, full-time job and excellent Social Benefits.
  • The offer includes relocation assistance, a merit based salary progression system and a competitive initial salary package.
  • Career-development opportunities.
  • An exceptional, dynamic, demanding and motivating working environment within a fast growing company.
  • Challenging and rewarding work on the next great frontiers in games.
  • Exceptional library of diverse games with broad distribution.
  • An international environment which offers daily contact with other countries & cultures
  • Excellent local working conditions (quality of offices, geographical location of office in the centre of Barcelona).

We can’t wait to find our next great talent! Join the Game!

Want to know more? Please visit our Website: www.gameloft.com

Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted and your CV will be saved in our files for a period of 6 months.

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