Animator (Freelance)

Guildford/Remote

Ref: ART2109002

With a passion to deliver high-end cinematic games, Supermassive Games is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry. Want to join us on the journey?

We are seeking a freelance Animator to work on one of our exciting new projects!

You will be responsible for editing mocap data for characters and key-framing props in sequences, to provide high-quality content for one of our games currently in production.

Role Responsibilities:

  • The ability to follow an artistic vision and interpret feedback and direction accurately.
  • A solid understanding of traditional animation principles (timing, weight, etc)
  • Experience working with and editing mocap data.
  • Ability to create and iterate props key-frame animation.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • At least 3 years of experience as an animator, working on at least one AAA game.
  • Able to clean up and enhance motion captured performances
  • A portfolio of work demonstrating the ability to create high-quality animations

Technical Skills/Knowledge:

  • Maya and/or Motion Builder
  • Knowledge of the principles of key-frame and motion capture technology
  • Experience of character rigs

The candidate should have

  • A drive to constantly push animation quality and try out new ideas
  • A highly positive and proactive work ethic
  • Good communication skills

Why join us?

  • We make big games with small teams - you will play a full and active role
  • Challenging and rewarding projects as standard
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Social events - including large summer party
  • Constantly improving tools and workflow so you can focus on creativity
  • Fast decision-making allows good ideas to flourish
  • We celebrate and nurture talent
  • Our supportive, inclusive and friendly team culture is something we are proud of
  • Work-life balance is something we respect and protect
  • Ultimately, you’ll work on the cutting edge - making innovative and immersive games


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