Senior Animator

Website dsvolition Deep Silver Volition

Volition, creators of Saints Row, Red Faction, and Agents of Mayhem is seeking an experienced and passionate Senior Animator to join their team on their next adventure.

Responsibilities:

  • Create compelling animation using motion capture and keyframe animation for in-game motions, including facial and lip-sync animation for a wide variety of characters, and animation for props and vehicles
  • Management of complex game side animations systems, and seeing them through to completion. Ownership of these systems, and troubleshooting or problem solving through entire development cycle
  • Assist in organizing and directing motion capture shoots for needed gameplay animations
  • Critique and review animation work with animators and other teams to reach gameplay goals

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in animating realistic motion, with strong focus on weight & time.
  • Experience working with motion capture data
  • Familiarity with node based animation networks
  • Problem solving skills in DCC apps and engine
  • Game Industry Experience/Shipped title Experience

Pluses:

  • Experience working with runtime IK systems, partial body, and/or additive animation a plus

Application Requirements:

  • Animation reel showing realistic key framed animations as well as motion capture work
  • Resume with detailed work descriptions
  • Cover letter

All samples must be accompanied by a description of each, with specific information on what you were responsible for, what tools were used, etc.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and samples to [email protected] with “Senior Animator” in the subject line, or click on the “Apply for Job” button below.




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