3D Animator

About the Employer
Company Description

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Leader in the development and publishing of 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 iOS 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 Disney®, LEGO®, Universal, Illumination Entertainment, 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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Job Description

Artistic and Technical Responsibilities

● Creating believable high-quality key-framed animations for real-time and pre-rendered sequences

● Collaborate with game designers and programmers to achieve the best animation within the platform limitations.

● Meet the project milestones and deadlines.

● Advance knowledge about all the necessary tools

● Work with the production team and Lead animator’s / Lead artists

● Animate Characters and Game Objects

● Rigging and Skinning with ability to do complex rigs

Contribution in Management

● Work closely with the lead animator, team producer, 3D specialist and the Studio Lead Artist.

● Support to establish development guidelines for every aspect of art production

● Thorough and organized, allowing you to work with goals and to see a project through to its end within given deadlines

● Contribute to good working environment for the team

● Foresee future mistakes and prevent them from happening

Reporting:

● Report your tasks status to your Lead or Producers.

Qualifications

● Over 3 years’ experience in 3D Studio Max and Character Studio.

● Over 3 years’ games industry experience

● Academic background in animation or equivalent, hand drawing, sketching and/or illustration.

● Advanced knowledge in character motion, physics-based motion and of the fundamental principles of animation.

● Great understanding about human anatomy, proportion and perspective

● Excellent knowledge in skinning, rigging with low to medium polygon counts.

● Worked at least in the release of 1 AAA game

● Knowledge in contemporary media (web, games, comics, film, animation, etc.)

● Great understanding of composition, color, shading, lighting, post-processing

● Able to define and execute creative and stylish (Cartoony or Realistic) animations for characters, vehicles and objects.

● Good English oral and written skills


Additional Information

Why join the Gameloft universe?

- 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!

What we offer:

- Exciting diversity with our talents from around the world

- Recognition and rewards based on your performance

- Creative, modern and open working place

- Continuous and professional training to fully develop your potential

- Work hard, play hard and enjoy various activities

- Health check-up annually

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

- Please submit your CV, cover letter or portfolio (if applicable)

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

- Want to know more? Please visit our Website: http://gameloft-sea.com/

*Important*

In order for your application to be considered, you must submit a portfolio or other samples of your work (demos, images, animation, websites, etc.). Please make sure to provide us with the address of your website or portfolio.

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