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Technical Animator

Animation / Dublin / Full -time
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With multiple awards to our name, Larian Studios has proven that we’re dedicated to delivering high-quality role-playing games. We’re now looking for a Technical Animator to work with our Cinematics team in Dublin! This position is open to senior level talent (5+ yrs exp).

Technical Animator

Responsibilities

  • Integrate animations and support animators with integration of their animations into the game
  • Develop a new animation gameplay system or customize/update an existing one
  • Write some custom scripts in order to make tools for either the Art, Animation or Cinematics department
  • Rigging/Skinning of characters, creatures, heads, armors, etc.
  • Review and solve assigned bugs and check for new priorities in Jira

Requirements

  • 5 years minimum experience as a Technical Animator or similar role
  • Highly proficient in developing new animation gameplay systems in any node-base system like Unreal or Unity
  • Skilled in rigging and skinning in Maya, especially facial rigging
  • Skilled in scripting in Python and MEL
  • Good knowledge of the principles of animation and how to apply them in order to get appealing animation
  • Good knowledge of motion capture
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Nice to Haves

  • Knowledge in C#, C++
  • Knowledge in Motion Builder, especially working with the Story tool (or equivalent)
  • Knowledge in working with video editing software

We are looking for highly motivated individuals with ever-evolving skillsets and passion for player experience. If you want to contribute to making amazing RPG experiences, we would love to hear from you.

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