SENIOR Animator

Romero Games Ltd is looking for a SENIOR ANIMATOR to join our team on a full-time basis. Help us animate our characters for titles developed for current-generation home video game consoles and PC. We are looking for an individual with senior-level experience, but open to mid-level experience with exceptional talent and a true passion for creating cutting edge animation.

Please note: This is not an entry level position.

Responsibilities

  • Create character motions through a blend of key-frame animation and motion capture with our proprietary animation tools
  • Work with designers and programmers to implement and iterate on these motions to create compelling, entertaining, and visually appealing gameplay and/or cinematic events
  • Learn and utilize custom tools and basic scripting
  • Additional duties may be assigned as needed

Requirements & Skills

  • Have experience animating with motion capture
  • Have experience working on cut scenes and/or interactive animation
  • Have extensive experience animating realistic humans, including facial animation.
  • Have a good sense of weight and timing in your animation performances
  • Have a good understanding of acting principles and basic camera staging.
  • Be comfortable working with minimal direction
  • Be a creative, innovative problem solver
  • Be organized, productive, and a good communicator
  • Be flexible with making edits and revisions based on gameplay requirements  
  • Have the ability to grasp new technology quickly and get the most out of it
  • Must be able to provide a demo reel or examples of professional work (Online Preferred), a breakdown of your contributions to the shot, and an accompanying resume
  • Ability to work onsite in our office in Galway, Ireland
  • Must be an EU resident

Preferences

  • Experience with Unity preferred

Email your information to artjob@romerogames.com