Stratosphere Games is an AAA mobile game developer based in Berlin, Germany, looking for a Technical Gameplay Animator to support the development of existing and upcoming projects.
As a Technical Gameplay Animator, you will be part of our creative core team of artists, programmers, and designers. Collaboratively you will drive the development of our upcoming title from Prototype to Release. Your exceptional understanding of 3D animation enables you to create engaging life-like motion and emotion.
From Concept to final in-game character, you will be part of setting up general animation procedures and workflows. Your technical skills will support defining pipelines from animation software into the game engine. You understand that a great character rig and export workflows are benefitting the engineers and workflows as well as enabling you as an animator to create compelling and believable heroes and villains.
In short: You will be at the center of production working with our best. Your experience, broad expertise, and passion will help shape the face of Stratosphere’s next great game.
- Create stunning animations that are both fluid and responsive.
- Work closely with programmers to create core mechanics and immersive experiences.
- Implement, troubleshoot and debug animation systems.
- Help improve animation and rigging pipelines.
- Maintain animation tools and pipelines.
- Work with our designers, character artists, and programmers
- 3+ years of Animation related work
- Experience working on published AAA mobile games is a plus
- Expert understanding of artistic principles and 3D pipeline
- Experience in rigging and skinning assets.
- Proficient in standard industry tools such as Autodesk Maya.
- Production experience or demonstrated ability to work in a production game engine (e.g. Unreal, Unity, Frostbite, etc)
What we offer:
- A friendly and motivated international team to collaborate with for achieving breakthroughs together
- Work on innovative and thrilling AAA quality mobile games
- A large, open office space right in the heart of Berlin Mitte, surrounded by amazing (and not pricy) restaurants
- Free coffee, water & beer are available in the office
- Be part of a great and stable-growing company with a friendly, but always challenging, work philosophy
- Remote Work
- Supplementary health insurance
- Urban Sports Club
Please apply via our job portal: https://stratosphere-games.kenjo.io/technical-gameplay-animator-220131
We're looking forward to hearing from you!