3D Animator/Rigger

Our client is a specialized virtual reality studio in Krakow, Poland. Their main service offerings include virtual reality experiences for training, education and entertainment. Their team of veterans has an extensive experience in game development and Extended Realities and have worked on award-winning games for companies that include Ubisoft, Activision and Square Enix.


Minimum 2 years of experience, and at least one successfully shipped product, as an Animator at games, VFX, or feature animation studio.
Solid Understanding of Animation Principles, and storytelling techniques.
Full understanding of animation pipeline in Unreal Engine or similar engines.
Knowledge of rigging and skinning techniques in Maya or similar software.
Extensive understanding of Unreal Engine 4 Skeletal Meshes Animation Editors, Animation
Blueprints and Unreal Cinematic Sequencer and Tools.
Sound knowledge of Maya or similar 3D software. The experience should include rigging, skinning, blend shapes set-up and animation.


They are looking for a passionate and experienced 3D Animator/Rigger, eager to breathe life into the characters and environments of their Virtual Reality experiences. The ideal candidate can work on stylized and realistic characters and environments. They should be able to control the pace and tempo of story-driven cutscenes to relay emotions of real people. 
Candidates must have experience in Unreal Engine or Unity. 
The candidate should be an enthusiastic, self-directed and collaborative, and adept at using various animation techniques to tell a story in a VR context.
Work with the Art, Design and Engineering teams to rig, animate 3D characters and create realistic and stylized animations depending on the requirements of the project.
Work with team leads across disciplines to enhance the flow and storytelling aspect of the experiences.
Ensure that the animation assets are integrated efficiently into the game engine and without compromising the visual quality.
Adopt the latest VR animation techniques and work around the
limitations by providing creative solutions.
Competitive Salary:  Competitive starting wages as well as progressive raises based on performance.
Private Healthcare: Comprehensive medical healthcare plans for you and your dependents.
Gym membership: A subscription for a modern gym with a swimming pool, sauna, and various group training.
Vacation: Vacation policy lets you control your time off as well as flexible work hours and workdays.  
Occasional Celebrations: Taking the time to appreciate successes and hard work is essential. They make sure to get together in celebration of big achievements and important milestones frequently.
Skill-Development: They make sure you’re always moving forward in your career by enrolling you in mentorship programs overseen by veterans on the team as well as courses and workshops taught by industry leaders and legends.
Creative workspace: Modern office in quickly developing area with game consoles, VR setup and access to all note-worthy VR experiences, office game tournaments will take place as well. The office is supplied with hot/cold drinks and snacks. 

Salary: 11-15k PLN +VAT, negotiable 

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