Animator

Job

  • London  
    perm, remote, temp to perm  
    Undisclosed
  • Company
    DNEG  
    Start date
    ASAP  
    Duration
    Three month contract  
  • Closing date
    7 March 2022  
    Posted on
    5 January 2022  

Working closely with our Head of Animation, Animation Supervisors and fellow Animators, you will be responsible for creating believable animation with convincing performances and motion. You will have the ability to create movement for digi-doubles, creatures, characters, cameras and rigid body animation. Delivering work to strict deadlines, you will be aware of project schedules and work hard to achieve these goals.

Communicating with the team is key and you must be willing to take notes and direction well. The animation team culture and environment is hugely important at DNEG so you must be capable for working with your peers and mentoring those around you.

Must Have:

  • Previous CG experience, ideally within live action VFX feature films.
  • Ability to perform visual and analytical problem solving in 3-dimensional space, including the ability to accurately interpret 3D layouts and analyse 3D form.
  • Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks.
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya.
  • Showreel showcasing high end VFX animation work.

About You:

  • Well versed in the principles of animation.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Adaptable.
  • Must communicate well and be able to take notes and direction.

About Us:
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading visual effects and animation studios for the creation of feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 7,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai).

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