Animator

Performance (Animation, Creature, and FX) London, United Kingdom


Description

PLEASE NOTE: We are accepting speculative applications only.

 

We do not currently have openings available for the position of Animator, however, we are accepting speculative applications. 
If you would like to be considered for future opportunities, please submit an application. We will keep your details on our database
and contact you when a position becomes available, should you have the required skills and experience which match this position.




Job Description:

Working closely with our Head of Animation, Animation Supervisors and fellow Animators, you will be responsible for creating believable animation with convincing performances and motion. You will have the ability to create movement for digi-doubles, creatures, characters, cameras and rigid body animation. Delivering work to strict deadlines, you will be aware of project schedules and work hard to achieve these goals.

Communicating with the team is key and you must be willing to take notes and direction well. The animation team culture and environment is hugely important at DNEG so you must be capable for working with your peers and mentoring those around you.

 

Must Have

  • Previous CG experience, ideally within live action VFX feature films.
  • Ability to perform visual and analytical problem solving in 3-dimensional space, including the ability to accurately interpret 3D layouts and analyse 3D form.
  • Ability to problem solve and predict potential problems with assigned tasks.
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya.
  • Showreel showcasing high end VFX animation work

 

About You

  • Well versed in the principles of animation.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Adaptable.
  • Must communicate well and be able to take notes and direction


About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world's leading visual effects, animation and stereo conversion companies for feature film and television, with studios in London, Vancouver, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Chennai, Montréal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Goa.