Technical Artist - Gaming

Austin, Texas | Freelance | Job ID #63909 |
Posted Earlier this month
 

Our client, a staple game studio in the industry is searching for a Senior Technical Animator

 

This Senior Technical Animator will be responsible for;

  • Creating rigs, skin characters, animate and exporting them from Maya.
  • Working with the artists, animators and engineers to define, create, maintain and streamline animation/asset pipeline
  • Guide outsourcing partners in technical and stylistic requirements.
  • Mentor other animators and show true leadership ability
  • Participate in Research and Development into current and emerging animation technologies

The ideal Senior Technical Animator will have:

  • A thorough knowledge of Unity
  • Extensive Rigging Experience
  • At least 3 shipped AAA Games
  • Excellent knowledge of one or more scripting languages (Python, MAXScript, MEL, C#, etc.)
  • Extensive Knowledge of animation software such as Motionbuilder/Maya.
  • Extensive knowledge of procedural runtime animation solutions such as IK / Ragdoll / Retargeting

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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