Lead 3D Generalist/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 Lead 3D Generalist/Animator to join their dedicated team in Germany.


  • Produce high-quality 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 a 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 4 years of experience in game development animation
  • Outstanding people management skills
  • 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
  • A high degree of self-motivation and discipline

Nice to have:

  • 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 toolsets in Unreal Engine 3 or 4

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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