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Established in 2008, Ubisoft Chengdu is one of the key game studios in western China and a full-fledged production center, with over 450 talents contributing to Ubisoft’s line-up. We have a strong track record of co-development on Ubisoft’s biggest brands such as Assassin’s Creed®, Skull and Bones™ and For Honor®, as well as developing casual games such as Rabbids party game and bringing hit titles to Switch.

Meanwhile, we are also a pioneer in cutting-edge technology driving Ubisoft’s “games as a service (GAAS)” ethos. Chengdu’s technology team develops products that empower production teams to make educated, data-driven decisions on hit Ubisoft brands.

Job Description

We are looking for an Intern Animator with qualified animation skills to create animation for our game projects. As an animation intern, you can start moving your career forward in this field. In this type of job, some of your duties might include coming up with animation design, creating simple or complex animations, along with providing support to senior animators or an animation team.

What you will do:

  • Create key-frame animations and characters in line with the artistic direction of the project.

  • Design, create, and test character rigs.

  • Test animation tools and pipeline,

  • Interact and collaborate with internal animation teams, and provide support.

  • Propose ideas and be proactive communicate with the team in problem identification


  • You should be a current university student and available to work for at least 6 months (5 working days a week, can request leave if necessary)

  • Solid animation basic skill.

  • Solid understanding of key frame animation (2D and 3D).

  • Proficient with standard industry tools like 3ds Max or Maya.

  • Be able to be creative and proactive with the ability of adapting to different game styles (cartoon or realistic).

  • Commitment to projects/tasks

  • A good team player with cross-group communication skills.

  • Good learning ability, looking for improvements consistently.

  • A gamer with the passion and confidence of creating top-quality games.

Bonus points:

  • Working knowledge of Max Script, Python, Rigging experience are Pl

Additional Information

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Making a long-lasting positive impact for our players, our teams, our partners and our planet.

In Ubisoft, we are working to enrich players’ lives through unique and memorable gaming experiences and by improving the positive impacts of our games. To get there, we are creating a safer, more inclusive work environment, we are giving back to the communities where Ubisoft operates by working with local non-profit partners and by working to reduce the environmental impact of our business.