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Animator

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Animation
Salary £25000-35000
Location Other

Our Scotland-based client is a successful and growing venture-backed games developer delivering free and innovative games across a wide range of social and mobile platforms. Their teams comprise of people who are innovative, agile and able to refine processes and ideas in the work they deliver.

They're now looking for a highly talented Senior Animator with strong 2D/3D skills to join their highly talented Art team. You would be joining them to work on their exciting and ambitious new projects currently in the pipeline.

The Role
- Help establish and maintain the creative vision for the next generation of social mobile games.
- Produce concept sketches, illustrations, production artwork and animation in a variety of styles.
- Collaborate with artists and illustrators, both in-house and external to the studio.
- Assist with skill development and mentoring of internal artists.
- Help develop and manage asset pipelines.

Skills & Experience
- Strong portfolio demonstrating 3D Modelling and 3D Animation skills (MAYA preferred).
- Demonstrable flexibility in style; ranging from cheerful, cartoon illustrations to more detailed, grittier artwork.
- Solid knowledge of, primarily, 2D art production and tools including Photoshop, Flash and Illustrator.
- 2+ years of digital illustration, graphic design and 2D/3D animation experience.
- Help develop and manage asset pipelines.

Desired Skills
- Experience with Unity
- Experience with SPINE
- Understanding constraints and potential of technology

For more information about this fantastic opportunity please contact Danny Blachford on Telephone:+44 (0)1709 834 777 or via Email: Danny.b@aswift.com