We are looking for the right person to be a Lead Animator at our Hunt Valley Studio. The right candidate can lead by example in rigging and animating an assortment of humanoids and creatures. Must be familiar on the latest developments in animation software and techniques and be excited to mentor staff Animators. BreakAway Games is located in Hunt Valley MD in the greater Baltimore-Washington area. BreakAway Games has a generous compensation package which includes but is not limited to, health, dental, vision and 401K participation.
- Rigging and animating variety of humanoid and creatures.
- Mentoring, training and leading other staff Animators.
- Assist the Art Director in schedule creation and time estimates.
- Five years minimum industry experience, including at least one shipped title as a lead animator.
- Mastery of art 3d and animation tools including 3d Studio, Maya, Zbrush and Character studio.
- The ability to write in Maxscript or Mel.
- Experience implementing motion capture data.
- Be able to communicate and work with other disciplines.
- Expert knowledge of the latest animation techniques and pipelines.
- Motivated to push the envelope in animation.
- BFA or equivalent. knowledge in rigging, weighting and animating including the human figure.
- A passion for making and playing games.
- Exceptional technical abilities including motion capture.
- Experience with Gamebryo.
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Or mail to:
10150 York Road , suite 250
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
Attn: Art Manager
Please include a resume and portfolio and/or demo reel. Portfolio can be in web, disk or tape format. The web format is preferred.