Animator - Research Triangle Park

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Active since 23-02-2017 Job category IT - Software Development
Location Research Triangle Park Level Entry level/Graduate
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary -
Funcom is looking for an enthusiastic, talented and versatile animator to join its development team in Research Triangle Park, NC working on unannounced projects and Live Titles.

The animator will work closely together with the other animators and designers to create, implement and polish character combat and movement animations. Duties will also include rigging and skinning characters and monsters in 3dsMax and implementing in Unreal. The animator will also work together with effects artists, character artists, art director and programmers.

Requirements for the position:

• Recent experience with skinning/rigging and IK/FK animation
• Proven expertise with 3dsMax
• Able to work in a team setting
• To take direction from the animation director and art director, and to deliver consistently on time
• Proactive, independent and self-driven

Preferred requirements for the position:

• Games industry experience with at least one AAA game credit
• Experience with Unreal Blueprints
• Experience with visual effects
• Experience with Unreal or similar game engine
• Experience with playing MMORPGs or other online games

Common for all positions, you need:
• To have a passion for games
• To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC
• To be able to handle multiple tasks
• To be able to work independently and to be self-directing
• Authorization to work in the United States

Funcom Offers:
• Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
• Possibility of advancement
• Dynamic and challenging work environment
• Training opportunities
• Team oriented culture
• Social events and gatherings

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work.

Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.

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This listing is a full-time job

Job category IT - Software Development
Industry / Industries IT
Region United States
Keywords Animation Animator Video Games Art Unreal 3dsMax

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Name Scott Junior