Character Animator

Our Client is creating a first-ever VR/AR World of Science and Technology experience; a collaborative Virtual and Augmented Reality gaming platform between industry-leading scientists and universities for one of the world’s biggest industries. If you are interested in pushing the boundaries of VR and AR through Science and Technology with a gamification element, this may be the opportunity for you!

We are seeking a Character Animator to join their dedicated team in Germany.


Produce high quality character animations
Meet set deadlines with completed and fully realized animations
The ability to effectively collaborate with game designers and programmers
Comfortable receiving or giving critiques
Rig and animate characters and props for  interactions
Troubleshoot and solve animation issues with all departments
Implement animation assets into game engine and iterate as needed
Adapt to technical dependencies and engine limitations
Organize and accurately estimate animation tasks


Online portfolio showcasing professional and personal animation work
At least 2 years of experience in game development animation
Extensive knowledge in Maya or 3DS Max
Adapt to technical dependencies and engine limitations
Experience working with deadlines, and a deadline driven mentality to complete your work
High degree of self-motivation and discipline


Experience in creating animations from motion capture data
Ability to create facial animations
Ability to create 2D sketches /animation storyboards
Console development experience
VR/AR experience as a creator or user
Extensive Experience working with animation tool sets in Unreal Engine 3 or 4

Benefits and Pay/Additional information:

Competitive compensation
Relocation and visa/immigration support will be provided by the company for the employee and their family
The company is located close to France, Switzerland, the Black Forest, and the Alps for those who like to travel or do outdoor activities on weekends
All office communications are in English

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