Presentation Animator


Vancouver, BC
Canada

Category
Industry
Broadcasting / Radio / TV / Media
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Contractor
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Job Description
Next Level Games

As the only Canadian developer entrusted with Nintendo IP, Next Level Games is best known for its work on Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, Punch-Out!!, Super Mario Strikers, Mario Strikers Charged and most recently, Metroid Prime: Federation Force. Since the company’s inception in 2002, Next Level Games has been a leading small employer and pioneer in setting best practices for desirable workplaces in the gaming industry. Our company has been recognized over the years for our studio culture by organizations including BC Business Magazine, WorkLife BC, Canada's Top 100 Employers, and BC’s Top Employers. We are currently seeking a Presentation Animator who is eager to join our team to bring to life cinematic animations from concept to completion.

RESPONSIBILITY

Working closely with the animation and gameplay teams to create and implement cinematics that are unique as well as consistent with project themes
Job Requirements
REQUIREMENTS

Minimum 3 years professional experience in video games with at least one shipped game in the role of Animator, or equivalent TV/Film experience
Experience with 3ds Max
Experience with console hardware a plus
Post-secondary diploma in Animation or equivalent experience preferable

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Highly organized and self-motivated
Ability to perform under pressure to meet deadlines
Ability to embrace and provide constructive feedback
Excel as a team player and strive to maximize team/department performance

We wish to thank all applicants in advance; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.