You`ve got serious art and animation skills and you`re ready to put them to use. You know Creative Suite like the back of your hand, and know how to draw and animate the back of a hand - if for some reason that`s what`s needed. You`re ready to collaborate with a tight-knit team of highly dedicated and talented designers and developers to create best-in-class social/mobile user experiences.
Work on specific animation needs of projects, and help turn those needs into market-ready products for both new and existing IP
Create game-ready production animations based on concept art and direction
Follow production pipeline, ensure production animation is created efficiently, and effectively integrated into products
Follow style guides, and assist in their creation when asked
Export and assemble images from art files within prescribed technical parameters and protocols
Work with game designers and developers to assist in implementing animations
Experience 2+ years of industry experience (animation experience in mobile games and/or social games a plus, experience with iOS games double-plus-good), explainers, short ads
Experience working with casual, approachable art and animation styles
A proven track record of animation and animation-related art assets on projects that have made it to market (especially game projects)
Degree or diploma in animation or related field; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Excellent Animation and 2D Art skills (i.e. you live in Photoshop and Flash)Solid understanding of Flash animation and effects including classic and motion tweening
Organized, meticulous, and thorough working habits
Superior verbal communication, problem-solving, and teamwork skills
Ability to pick up new technical skills and concepts quickly
Experience rigging and animating full-body human characters based on concept character art
Superior understanding of the subtleties of movement especially for human characters, but also animals, environments, and objects
Ability to match existing art styles with an appropriate animation style
You have a passion for games, and a desire to be part of the future of mobile social games, web platform experiences
You`re versatile, flexible, and willing to do what`s needed in a fast-moving environment. An interest in pop culture, celebrities, and fashion is a serious bonus! You've got a superlative portfolio to illustrate everything listed under Skills.
Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
Think you've got what it takes? Feeling lucky? Send us a blurb about yourself (with your current CV and salary expectations)