This job listing expired on Apr 9, 2024

Volta Creation is looking for an Animation Director that will be responsible for the development and growth of the Animation Department. We are an outsourcing studio and have been providing high-end concept, production and marketing art to our partners for many years. For Animation, we are mostly focused on in-game animation and rigging, and in the long term we will be looking to expand the services provided. As Animation Director you will help understand the client's project needs, establish the workflow and the best talents for it.

If you are a talented Animation Director with a passion for gaming and creating high-quality animations, we would love to hear from you.


  • Develop and lead the animation team in creating compelling in-game animations for characters, creatures, props and vehicles.

  • Develop and lead the animation team in creating high end rigging for characters, creatures and mechanical assets.

  • Understand the client's needs and collaborate with other departments, including design and engineering, to ensure animations are properly integrated into the game

  • Review and provide feedback on animation and rigging work to ensure high-quality standards are met

  • Continuously improve animation processes and pipelines to increase efficiency and quality

  • Manage and prioritize tasks and deadlines for the animation team

  • Mentor and train junior animators to improve their skills and help them grow in their careers


  • At least 5 years of experience in gaming, with 2 years of experience in a lead role

  • Experience working on AAA games or other high-profile projects

  • Strong knowledge of in-game animation principles and techniques

  • Strong technical knowledge of rigging principles and techniques, for organic and mechanical

  • Proficiency in industry-standard animation software, such as Maya, 3ds Max, or Blender

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment

  • A passion for gaming and a desire to create high-quality, immersive experiences for players


  • Experience with Cinematic production workflow

  • Experience with motion capture technology and techniques