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Experience Experience
Chicago, IL
3D Animator
Chicago, IL
Kuvalis-Kunde
Chicago, IL
3D Animator
  • Communicate and working closely with game designers, artist and programmers to find effective solutions or fix issues, and achieve goals in time
  • Provide troubleshooting assistance to customers
  • Proficiency with Maya modeling a plus
  • Educational assistance
  • Work in close collaboration with the art director, game designers and programmers to understand the quality objectives, game play intentions and engine capacities in order to anticipate the in-game look of the animations
  • Report any potential animation-related issues to the immediate supervisor
  • Carry out all other related tasks
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Los Angeles, CA
3D Animator
Los Angeles, CA
Bergstrom-Keebler
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Los Angeles, CA
3D Animator
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  • Good knowledge of the technical aspects of rigging and skinning characters for animation
  • Communicating and collaborating with Directors, Producers and Production staff
  • Heading up projects as a lead designer both creatively and productively, meeting tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of drawing and traditional animation
  • Basic knowledge of camera movements (film direction), animation layout and storytelling
  • Interest and knowledge of camera movements (film direction), animation layout and storytelling
  • Fun working environment!
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree
Bachelor’s Degree
University of Memphis
Bachelor’s Degree
Skills Skills
  • Review final delivery of 3D images, animations prior to delivery, ensuring a high quality product has been produced and client requests have been implemented properly
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere. Knowledge of Adobe Light room is a big
  • Excellent knowledge of 3D modeling, Lighting, Texturing and Animation especially for architectural environment. Knowledge of organic modeling is a big
  • Possess keen eye for detail. Be patient and able to concentrate for long periods
  • Ability to work effectively with members of the animation team and other teams on the project
  • Work well as part of a team and be able to take direction from Senior Animators and Production Managers. Adhere to the process and brand guidelines
  • Extensive knowledge of graphic design tools
  • Work well under pressure and stick to strict deadlines without compromising on the production quality
  • Ability to adapt to change, flexibility, open-mindedness
  • Knowledge of developing plans and elevation drawings is a big plus, not mandatory though
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7 3D Animator resume templates

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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proficiency in Autodesk® Maya® and/or other 3D animation tools
  • Good ability to animate the human form, giving the character weight, personality, mood and believability
  • Basic knowledge of camera movements (film direction), animation layout and storytelling
  • Passion and enthusiasm for videogames
  • Written and oral English
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Building/designing 3d Show Logos and Environments from start to finish. This would include: modeling, texturing, lighting, rigging, animation, rendering and compositing on various projects
  • Projects include entire show packages: network projects, show re-brands, pay per views, domestic shows, International and Promotional packages
  • Learn Deko/Ross for minimal lower third/twitter deployment
  • Heading up projects as a lead designer both creatively and productively, meeting tight deadlines
  • Communicating and collaborating with Directors, Producers and Production staff
  • Proficiency with Maya Animation
  • Proficiency with Maya modeling a plus
  • Experience with compositing in After Effects a plus
  • Degree in 3D animation/graphic design a plus
  • Must be very creative
  • Minimum of 5 yrs experience in designing High-end 3D graphics for Broadcast television
  • Must be able to handle multiple, simultaneous projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Solid designer with quick turn around skills
  • Excellent communication skills and team player
  • Must be able to work flexible hours
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Apply animation principles to create high-quality animations while optimizing them to meet technical constraints and making any changes that are requested based on the artistic direction
  • Imagine animation systems that meet game needs in collaboration with team members from other trades and be able to document and explain the systems to new and/or less experienced team members
  • Work in close collaboration with the art director, game designers and programmers to understand the quality objectives, game play intentions and engine capacities in order to anticipate the in-game look of the animations
  • In collaboration with the immediate supervisor, help estimate the time required to carry out own tasks and manage time to meet deadlines
  • Report any potential animation-related issues to the immediate supervisor
  • Be able to quickly prototype animation systems that will serve as a basis for animation- and gameplay-related discussions
  • Carry out all other related tasks
  • 3-5 years’ experience in video game animation or any other relevant experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to change, flexibility, open-mindedness
  • Ability to receive, seek and provide constructive criticism
  • Ability to work effectively with members of the animation team and other teams on the project
  • Aesthetic sense
  • In-depth understanding of movement in space
  • Extensive knowledge of graphic design tools
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Sync the engine and the build to ensure you’re working with the latest code and animations
  • Check in with your lead and your team to update and be updated the current situation
  • A college diploma in 3D for videogames or equivalent
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in videogame animation or equivalent
  • Proficiency to communicate with all disciplines and to support and elevate the team in terms of visuals
  • Experience with animation software such as Motion Builder, 3ds Max or Maya
  • You love pushing the envelope, but you also understand the demands cohesive teamwork
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • You have a Bachelor or higher degree in IT-related fields or equivalent experience
  • You have experience with animating in 3D Software, such as 3DSMax
  • You are a team player
  • You have an engineer’s attention to detail and an artist’s eye for composition, color, and storytelling
  • You work in a meticulous, planned and proactive way
  • You are fluent in English and Dutch, both written and verbally
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Excellent skills of key frame animation
  • Have rich experience of character skeleton setup
  • Proficient with 3d software as Max, Maya, Motion builder
  • Outstanding artistic senses and knowledge on cinematographic, such as camera setting, storyboarding
  • A good team player and communicate with people with different job family openly
  • Complete the task to specifications and manage time efficiently Good learn ability, looking for improvements consistently
  • Working knowledge of Blade Scripting, Max Script, MEL script, Python is a Plus
  • 3+ year working experience in game industry
  • Basic to intermediate level of English (oral and written)
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create animation for characters, creatures, bosses, mounts, and other assets
  • Animate within the World of Warcraft style
  • Enthusiasm for working closely with other Animators
  • Communicate with Production, Art Management, and other departments
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proficiency in Autodesk® Maya®
  • 3 year experience as 3D Animator
  • Ability to animate giving the character weight, personality, mood and believability
  • Interest and knowledge of camera movements (film direction), animation layout and storytelling
  • Written and spoken English
  • Availability to work in Milan
  • Previous experience as a 3D Animator in the videogame industry
  • Knowledge of drawing and traditional animation
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create animations of quality in collaboration with the Designers, Programmers and Artists that fits the established style and vision
  • Integrate and support animations within the game engine
  • Participate in the conceptualization of the behavior and abilities of the game’s characters
  • Perform the necessary research and consult references in order to acquire the knowledge needed to complete the animation tasks
  • Contribute proactively to the development of the game, levels and characters
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience as an animator in the video game industry or any other related industry
  • Excellent knowledge of traditional animation and anatomy
  • Knowledge of 3D Studio Max, Maya and/or Motion Builder
  • Familiar with notions of movie making and camera
  • Capacity to work within the technical restrictions of video game development
  • Enthusiasm and constructive attitude towards criticism
  • Organized and able to meet established deadlines
  • Experience in rigging is considered a plus
  • Passion for video games
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for creation High quality animation and integration in the engine
  • Communicate and working closely with game designers, artist and programmers to find effective solutions or fix issues, and achieve goals in time
  • Help to establish pipeline and work flows
  • Support on the Character rigging when needed
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Produces 3D still renders/animations/panorama views on daily basis
  • Develops Assets and Content Libraries at regular intervals
  • Act as a custodian of all assigned production work
  • Oversees improvement and development of production quality wherever needed
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Formal training/education in Animation and Design is mandatory
  • 2-6 Years of experience in Production environment or Corporate Companies
  • Possess Graduation degree. Be creative and artistic
  • Excellent knowledge of 3D modeling, Lighting, Texturing and Animation especially for architectural environment. Knowledge of organic modeling is a big plus
  • Adept in 3D software’s viz., 3DS Max, AutoCAD, Vray
  • Should be expert in interpreting with 2D floor plans/ blueprints and sketches and develop plans using Chief Architect/AutoCAD or any other native tools
  • Should be flexible in working with Quality Analyst and take the critics/feedback positively for the betterment of product and services
  • Knowledge of developing plans and elevation drawings is a big plus, not mandatory though
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere. Knowledge of Adobe Light room is a big plus
  • Possess keen eye for detail. Be patient and able to concentrate for long periods
  • Work well as part of a team and be able to take direction from Senior Animators and Production Managers. Adhere to the process and brand guidelines
  • Work well under pressure and stick to strict deadlines without compromising on the production quality
  • Flexible working in 24/7 environment
  • Review final delivery of 3D images, animations prior to delivery, ensuring a high quality product has been produced and client requests have been implemented properly
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3D Animator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop, maintain and create animations for real time game assets
  • Assist designers and engineers with gameplay prototypes
  • Work with lead animator to ensure timely completion of character assets at the desired quality bar
  • Serve as an active participant in team art discussions, critiques and reviews
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in game development animating characters using Maya or equivalent 3D program
  • Exceptional skill in animating the human bipedal figure as well as other organic forms
  • Strong understanding of traditional animation principles and how they can be used to enhance gameplay
  • Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude
  • Able to work creatively as part of a large or small group
  • Proven problem-solving / prototyping ability
  • Able to effectively collaborate with game designers and programmers
  • Understanding of the visual style of Blizzard games and a passion to push it to the next level
  • A passion for video games
  • Cover Letter is required
  • Portfolio and / or reel demonstrating relevant artistic skills required
  • Only online artwork submissions will be accepted (e.g. website, blog or online album)
  • Must be willing to complete an art test if requested to do so