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Junior Animator

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Rockstar North
Employer Rockstar North
Category Art/Animation
Salary TBC
Type Permanent
Location UK - Scotland

Junior Animator


We'd like to hear from talented animators who are interested in making world class video games.  This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced animation team to deliver in-game animations for future projects at Rockstar North.  We are looking for individuals who combine technical excellence with artistic flair.



  • Create stunning in-game animations that are both fluid and responsive, as directed by the Lead Animator.
  • Assist in the integration of animation with designers and programmers to create immersive experiences.
  • Candidates must be able to animate natural and expressive human motion to create realistic, fluid character animations.



  • Minimum 1 year experience animating video games.
  • Production experience with PS3, XBOX 360 or PC.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Art/Animation.
  • Outstanding demo reel displaying strong animation ability.



  • Positive, solution-orientated individual with a passion for game development.
  • Exceptional skill in animating the human figure as well as other organic forms.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work closely with Artists, Designers and Programmers.
  • The ability to consistently meet project deadlines in a timely manner without compromising artistic integrity.
  • Advanced knowledge in one of: MotionBuilder, 3D Studio Max, Maya, or equivalent 3D program.
  • Strong interest in video games.



  • Experience with motion capture and MotionBuilder.
  • Professional experience developing third person action games.


To find out more, please apply through http://jobvite.com/m?38tCfgwd