3D ANIMATOR

Overview  

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic 3D Animator who can demonstrate a strong showreel of animation work. 

Responsibilities 

  • Animating 3D assets, be it characters or objects within scenes
  • Taking responsibility for animations created to ensure quality and smooth movement through the workflow
  • Contribute creatively to jobs from conception to completion
  • To follow and interpret a brief whilst delivering high end animation using our pipeline setup
  • Working closely with rigging and pipeline to help streamline tool functionality and develop rigs to meet the briefs set
  • Collaborate with the leads and directors; good communication is essential
  • A confident and creative approach to your animation and the ability to give characters unique personalities and emotions.

Requirements  

  • Highly skilled in 3D animation and  bringing characters to life
  • Rigging/character animation in Blender (or other softwares such as Maya, 3DS Max, Unity Animations)
  • Experience of working with characters and rigging is beneficial
  • Experience of working in Mixamo 
  • Organic and procedural workflows and ideas. Making use of modifiers and tools to achieve unique and interesting animations
  • Delivering high-quality work on time
  • Good communication and strong self-motivation
  • Ability to work within a creative team where all opinions are valued and respected
  • Creative problem-solving ability, multitasking and open to learning new.

Extra skills that would be an advantage:

  • A good understanding of Modelling, Lighting, Texturing, Rendering, Animation and Compositing
  • Experience working with game engines and the Unity animator pipeline
  • Experience with 2D animations 
  • Employee Benefits:

Employee Benefits:

  • Playstation 5 Room: When you need some time to recharge yourself, there is a selection of games available to play!
  • Snacks: Communal fridge stocked with snacks and beverages + Espresso Machine
  • Tater Labs: Some Fridays we will spent learning and experimenting to improve our skill sets – expect lectures, workshops and presentations
  • Pitch Games: Pitch and run your own games supported by Tater Games
  • TeamBuildings: Go-Kart Racing, Escape rooms, Hiking trips, Parties
  • Event Tickets: Game Conferences like GDC, Gamescom, E3, Reboot
  • Golem Gym Membership
  • Cool and creative office with a good location
  • 5 Sick days (in addition to the regular leave) 
  • PCR test paid by employer 
  • Possibility to work remotely (home office)  

About Tater Games

Tater Games is a Slovak game development studio that balances out-of-this-world creativity with real-world data. We believe the best people make the best games, and that’s who we’re looking for. If you love games, possess the skill needed to craft them, and you’re looking for a job that provides ownership and independence, you’re in the right place. We keep our teams small so the talent has the freedom to make decisions without needless oversight. 

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