Position at Rockstar India
Rockstar India is seeking a Technical Animator to join our development team. The Technical Animator helps to maintain the production pipeline used by animators, and helps resolve technical issues within the established pipeline and tools for the face and body animation teams to help ensure they operate at peak efficiency.
Follows direction from the Senior Technical Animator to assist the animation team and ensure all assets are authored and implemented in the appropriate manner.
You will be expected to maintain smooth running animation pipelines, while proactively identifying potential issues before they arise.
Report to the Senior Technical Animator and Animation Supervisor.
Support the body and face animation teams to address technical issues.
Support and refine tools to enable the animation team with efficient and intuitive workflows.
Develop new techniques and processes to solve animation production challenges.
Work with proprietary software for viewing and effecting character animations in the game engine.
Tasks include : Animation creation, implementation, debugging, and tool development.
3+ years’ experience in Computer Graphics.
2+ years’ experience on console game development.
Experience working with Motion Capture data, pipelines, and toolchains.
Strong knowledge of Motion Builder 2012+, 3D Max 2012+.
Experience with animation rigs a plus.
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Positive, collaborative, solution-orientated individual with a passion for game development.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work closely with Animators, Technical Artists and Programmers.
Professional experience developing third person action games.
DEMO REEL REQUIREMENTS
Demonstrate examples of implemented animation tools, rigging or animation.