We are a company by gamers, for gamers. We are looking for ambitious and highly skilled people who share our passion for making outstanding games. You will need to be ready to take on the challenge of being part of a small but experienced and ambitious team, not be afraid to get your hands dirty, have a can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile. For those up to the challenge, it's going to be a thrilling ride.

Senior Animation Artist

As a member of the Animation team, you will bring our heroes to life through sound and proven animation principles. You will create high quality animations for Vainglory and our new IP that is currently in development. You must channel the personality of the characters that are in the center of our gameplay. We believe strongly in injecting life to our extraordinary characters as we want our players to deeply identify with these heroes. You will also be working closely with our Art Director and Game Designers.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively, help drive multi discipline alignment, set clear goals, direct next steps and establish techniques

  • Create high quality bipeds, quadrupeds, and creature animations

  • Effectively give and receive feedback

  • Work independently with minimum supervision

  • Support the Art Director in developing animation style guides and processes 

  • Work closely with outsource partners  

  • Meet project deadlines without compromising artistic integrity

Requirements

  • 6+ years experience as a games animator with at least 1 shipped title

  • Proficient using Maya

  • Have a deep understanding of human and animal anatomy

Bonus

  • Experience working on game with an isometric camera angle

  • Rigging and Scripting  Abilities

Candidates will be expected to provide their portfolio or demo reel. A demo reel should showcase a variety of walk cycles, and a strong foundation in the principles of animation, including weight, timing, and impact. You may also be asked to complete an art test.