We are looking for an experienced Cinematic Animator to develop and animate our new cinematics! The ideal candidate is both an Anime and hard sci-fi fan with excellent 2D and 3D visual storytelling skills.
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON: INFINITE FLEET
Infinite Fleet is an ambitious MMO strategy game. It is set in space in the near future, where humanity has expanded and established several colonies across nearby star systems. But a ferocious alien race - the Atrox - has been decimating the human race. As a player, you will be assigned the command of a fleet of next-generation spaceships that will help to turn the tide.
Check out the trailer for Infinite Fleet below.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Work closely with the creative team to understand the lore of Infinite Fleet and create compelling cinematic scripts
Collaborate with other departments (Art, Engineering, and Design) to deliver short action packed cinematic moments in Unity
Help establish mood and emotion with Lighting Artist
Respond to feedback and iterate where necessary
Accurately estimate and communicate work involved for cinematic ideas
Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and the Director of Art
Perform other related duties in line with assignments
At least 5 years of experience in a similar position / with similar responsibilities in the gaming industry
Shipped at least 3 in-game or pre-rendered cinematics to which you can talk to your contributions
Proficient in Maya, Experienced in Unity animation workflows and tools
Strong understanding of camera composition and timing
Display a clear understanding of classical animation principles
Have strong knowledge and experience using Adobe Premiere or After Effects
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; you are fluent in English and have the ability to explain and deliver accurate information
Team player with good problem-solving skills, you are meticulous and highly detail-oriented