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3D Aminator

3D Animator


Currently looking to speak to 3D Animators for a client of mine based in Central Manchester, they are a multi-award winning E Gaming company are looking for a Animator to come on board and join their award winning animation team.

We are looking to speak to candidates with either commercial experience in a Animation position or recent graduates with a true talent for Animation, Animators will need to have strong knowledge of working with Motion Capture and Motion Builder.

Role Overview

The role will involve animating characters or animals used in our wide range of sporting and games in Maya, clean and blend motion capture data, and produce traditional key-frame animation.

Working hand in hand with our team of Animators, you will have plenty of creative freedom you will also be well supported enabling you to grow and expand your skills.

The Manchester Graphics team is made up of highly skilled 2D and 3D graphics artists, a mixture of Designers, Animators, Modellers, Lighting, Renderers and Technical Artists.

Required Skills

  • Must be skilled in motion capture clean-up and clip blending

  • Must have experience animating in Maya, particularly utilising and blending motion capture data in the Maya Time Editor

  • Must have experience utilising and blending motion capture data in Motion Builder

  • Must be experienced in key-frame animation in Maya.

  • Show a sound understanding of animation principles

  • Knowledge of tools such as 3dsmax, Adobe Photoshop, ZBrush and After Effects/Nuke/Fusion would be highly desirable.

  • Must have strong organisational skills and a good eye for detail.