3D Animator - AAA Games
Location: Madison, WI, Austin, TX, or Remote
Lost Boys Interactive is a growing game development studio based in Madison, Wisconsin and Austin, Texas providing top-tier co-development services for major AAA Studios, as well as creating our own AAA game projects.
We have world-class projects, resources, and infrastructure, but our company’s success comes from the talented and passionate people who work together each day to produce great games together. We are currently looking for the next great developers and artists to join our team and expand our capabilities.
If you feel like the job below sounds like you, apply today to find out why it’s great to work with us!
Essential Job Responsibilities:
- Works closely with the Art Director to keep quality and style consistent across all projects.
- Create expressive character animation portraying a wide range of emotions
- Recommend the best approaches to integrate 3-D components into final AAA Games
- Create high-quality animations by utilizing both hand key animation and motion capture data
- Collaborate with team members of other disciplines to meet milestone goals.
- Work closely with production to define deliverables and communicate expectations to the team
- Assembles, edits, and optimizes highly detailed 3D environments.
- Troubleshoots technical and artistic issues.
Required Qualifications & Skills:
- 3+ years experience.
- Online portfolio displaying a variety of 3D AAA animation work.
- Ability to receive feedback.
- Experience shipping titles using Unreal Engine.
- Strong understanding of video games development in Unreal but is not limited to.
- Understanding of composition and set dressing and how it affects gameplay.
- Hands-on experience with ZBrush and Substance Painter and Quixel Suite.
- Abilities in soft and hard surface modeling.
- Can effectively collaborate with game designers and programmers.
- Strong cross-functional communications skills; verbal, written and visual.
Preferred Qualifications & Skills:
- Understanding of lighting in Unreal.
- Understanding of Photogrammetry
- Marvelous Designer experience
You’ll be delighted with our people, our culture, and the amazing games you’ll be working on. Come join our merry band and apply today!
Lost Boys Interactive LLC is an equal opportunity employer.