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Senior Animator

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πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ London

CCP London is growing our team and we are looking for an experienced Senior Animator to join us, working on our unannounced online multiplayer shooter. We are looking for a creative individual who is responsible for defining and driving the quality of all animations across our game.

Your responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the teams Art and Design Leads to help develop and deliver a strong animation style for an exciting new IP.
  • Collaborate with the production team and Art Leads to develop the projects animation schedule.
  • Work with Tech Artists and Programming team to implement animations into the game engine.
  • Ensure all animations are delivered against agreed technical specifications and quality bars.
  • Demonstrate strong hand keyframe skills to ensure all animations are in line with the games Art style and Animation style.
  • Maintain a consistently high level of quality from the animation team throughout the production cycle and timely delivery of assets.

Your profile:

  • Extensive experience in AAA game development and at least 1 commercially released title in a senior role.
  • Strong communication skills, working with key stakeholders to solve problems as well as keeping the production team up to date with progress and any issues that may arise throughout production.
  • Self driven and autonomous, you maintain an excellent level of communication with your direct manager.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of 3D Animation creation software, 3DS Max, Maya, Motion Builder etc.
  • Strong knowledge of industry standard animation pipelines and workflows, asset exporting and implementation within the game engine.
  • Good technical knowledge and ease in each step of creation to final result
  • Experience of working with Unreal Engine 4 working with the UE4 blueprints system and common UE4 middleware.
  • A passion for AAA video games, ideally MMOs and aRPGs.
  • Experience managing and mentoring other animators.
  • Experience with the creation of Rigs and Skinning of Characters.
  • Experience with Motion capture shoots and the management of the returned capture data.

Desirable skills:

  • Knowledge of Mel, Maxscript or python scripting would be advantageous
  • Experience with the development and implementation of animation pipelines
  • Experience with UE4’s animation systems, Skeletal Mesh Editor, Animation Editor, Animation Blueprints, Animation Graphs.

What we can offer you:

  • The inspiring challenge of working on a pioneering ambitious project with great coworkers
  • An opportunity to learn and grow within an international company
  • A multicultural work environment that encourages growth, creativity and innovation
  • Free lunches, drinks and snacks
  • A family-friendly work environment with flexible work hours
  • Employer contributory pension plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Quarterly and annual bonuses
  • Private medical and dental
  • Annual transportation grant
  • Annual sports grant