Animator / Senior Animator

Crytek Istanbul looking for a passionate and ambitious Animators/Senior Animators with game engine experience.

As the animator, you will help create ingame animations with keyframe as well as mocap techniques.

Animation Demo Reel / portfolio link, which shows sample work is required.

  • Work in close collaboration throughout different departments to assure propriety implementation of animations within game engine.
  • Create key frame animation as well as working with motion capture data for in-game assets while following the given style guide.
  • Ensure timely completion of animation commitments at the desired quality bar.
  • Partners with designers, programmers and other departments involved.
  • Not including the portfolio in the application w?ll result in disqualification for the position.
  • 5+ years of professional work experience, preferably in the game industry (Senior Animator position).
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya.
  • High level proficiency in 3ds Max and Photoshop CC.
  • Experience with locomotion sets.
  • Positive, solution-orientated individual with a passion for game development.
  • Experience with any game engines, preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
  • A thorough understanding of animation pipelines and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation.
  • Ability to create fluid, smooth, realistic animations with specific demonstration of animation fundamentals.
  • Passion for Games.
  • Experienced in key-frame animation but also motion capture.
  • Mentor and give feedback to less experienced animators (Senior Animator position).
  • Team player, self-driven and willing to learn.
  • Ability to work independently and task driven.
  • Excellent level of verbal and written English skills, good communication skills with a strong affinity for transparency.
  • Experience or interest in First-Person animation.
  • Rigging skill is a plus.

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