This job listing expired on Aug 2, 2023

Ubisoft Barcelona, has developed for over 20 years a strong expertise in the production of videogames from a large variety of genres and platforms. Our goal is to bring outstanding experiences to our players around the world. Our passion is innovation and using cutting-edge technology to deliver the unexpected.

Our teams are behind memorable AAA titles such as “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”, “Beyond Good & Evil 2”, “Assassin’s Creed Valhalla”, etc.

Job Description

Working in close collaboration with the animation director of the game, your mission will be to animate complete scenes of cinematics (body + facial + cam) using MotionBuilder, going through different phases of polish and reaching a realistic result. You will be part of a strong and talented cinematic team which creates memorable scenes and performances on well-known Ubisoft projects such as Assassin’s Creed, Ghost Recon, Beyond Good and Evil, Rabbids…

What you´ll do

  • Assemble scenes importing characters, props, cameras and environment. Following the storyboards and scripts information.

  • Integrate and edit motion capture data (body and facial).

  • Create or edit camera animation delivering good compositions.

  • Integrate and test animations in our engine.

  • Take ownership of your scene and be responsible delivering the maximum quality.

  • Communicate daily with the animation supervisor.


What you´ll bring

  • Strong composition sense (camera movements, framing, etc)

  • Knowledge of the human anatomy, physiological reactions and body language, in order to express character emotions through movement.

  • Experience in Motion capture.

  • Experience in Autodesk MotionBuilder and Maya.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Good communication skills (English) spoken and written.

  • Ability to receive and provide constructive criticism.

  • Able to collaborate well with the other members of the animation team and other team members.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Autonomous and proactive attitude.

  • Familiarity with engines art pipeline.

  • Basic rigging knowledge is a plus.

Additional Information

Our studio is located in one of the most popular urban area of Europe: Barcelona! We bet that you know Barcelona, either for its amazing architecture / monuments, famous nightlife, restaurants, super weather and beaches, culture or for its great life quality. Here in Barcelona, as well as in the studio, you will meet people from around the world, eat hundreds of different foods, play different sports, talk about art and history, share amazing life experience with creative, open-minded and dynamic people. We encourage everyone to inspire the world and build the future! We promote a friendly, creative and passionate culture to develop the best AAA game and invest time in playing any type of games, if it’s together, even better! Are you ready to join the Ubi family for your new challenge? We are already excited to meet you!

Benefits and perk

  • Restaurant Tickets: 120 € per month (1440€ net/Year).

  • 25 working days of holidays and the day of your birthday.

  • Flexible working hours & Flexible Friday.

  • Work from home (Up to 60 % in a month).

  • Beneficial Price to a Health Care Insurance for you (and eventually to the members of your family).

  • Beneficial Price to Sport activities and gym (app: Andjoy).

  • Access to tax discounts from your public transport and kindergarten costs.

  • Free Fruits and drinks in the Office.

  • Breakfast on Monday in the Office.

  • Free access to Ubisoft games on PC / Discounts for Ubisoft console games.

  • Team Building events.

  • Relocation Assistance and Visa sponsorship.

Ubisoft Barcelona as an equal opportunity employer is committed to create an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic group, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, age, marital status, disability or all the other characteristics that make us different. We've learnt that we thrive on learning from each other, so we don't just welcome but actively hire a range of open-minded people from different backgrounds.

We encourage you to provide

  • CV in English (In respect of the EOE statement we don´t require personal information such as picture, home address, ID number, etc.)