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Senior Technical Animator ?????

Company: Randstad Technologies
Location: Redmond
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

job summary:Senior Technical Animator needed for contract role with Randstad Technologies client in Redmond, WA.


  • 5+ years' experience as a technical animator or similar. Shipped AAA title on current generation hardware preferred.
  • A portfolio/demo reel demonstrating a deep understanding of rigging and achieving high-quality deformations.
  • Experience with character facial rigging.
  • In-depth industry knowledge of character, animation, and motion capture pipelines.
  • strong knowledge of one or more major 3D packages, Maya and MotionBuilder preferred.
  • Proficiency with 3DS Max a plus.
  • Proficient with scripting in Python for Maya (MotionBuilder and 3DS Max is a plus).
  • Experience with an industry standard motion capture system, Motive preferred.
  • Excellent organization, time management, communication, and problem-solving skills.
  • Enthusiasm for empowering artists and animators to do their best work.
  • Experience with Granny 3D animation system a plus.

    location: Redmond, Washingtonjob type: Contractsalary: $46 - 56 per hourwork hours: 8am to 5pmeducation: Bachelors

    • Work with content creators to achieve and maintain a high, consistent quality bar for characters and animations in game.
    • Add to and maintain our Python-based animation tools, rigging, and mocap pipelines.
    • Work with character artists to prepare, skin and export character assets for our engine.
    • Identify opportunities to improve workflows and increase efficiency.
    • Monitor the impact of in-game characters and animations on performance and work with the team to solve issues.
    • Present ideas, feedback, and create documentation relating to animation and rigging workflows.

      • Experience level: Experienced
      • Minimum 3 years of experience
      • Education: Bachelors skills:
        • Animation
        • Rigging
        • Mocap Pipeline
        • WORKFLOW
        • Technical Animation (5 years of experience is preferred)
        • Character Facial Rigging
        • Maya
        • Python
        • 3DS Max
        • MotionBuilder
        • Motive
        • Granny 3D

          Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. - provided by Dice

Keywords: Randstad Technologies, Redmond , Senior Technical Animator ?????, IT / Software / Systems , Redmond, Washington

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