GIANTS Software CZ s.r.o.
U Vodarny 3032/2a
616 00, Brno
Date : 25.03.2019 Reference : AFJV-EINF1532-15549
Giants Software CZ s.r.o.
GIANTS Software is one of the most successful game developers in Europe, with offices in Zürich (Switzerland), Erlangen (Germany) and Brno (Czech Republic). It is well known since many years for its "Farming Simulator" series, a worldwide best-selling game and real-time simulation.
Senior Technical Animator
Permanent contract Brno (Czech Republic)
To strengthen our character art team, we are looking for a Senior Technical Animator who will be an integral part of our growing company. As a part of a distributed team, it is necessary that the candidate is proactive and able to coordinate with other team members.
Create and maintain biped and quadruped animation rigs
Create tools, scripts, and documentation to support the animation pipeline
Be able to contribute to the creation of cinematic and gameplay animations
Engage with animation team on delivery of assets for integration
Work with programmers for smooth implementation of animation assets
Everyone is different, therefore we do not expect that you will fulfill all requirements. We list them all so you can get a better picture of what it takes and what skills you can leverage with us :
First and foremost, we will review your CV and portfolio
At least 5 years in the game industry (at least one shipped title)
Very good knowledge of Autodesk Maya
Comfortable with python and/or mel scripting
Independent and able to solve production issues
Good knowledge of the English language, verbal and written
Excellent ability to work in a team
Self-reflection and ability to receive feedback
Solid time management skills
Art oriented education (design / 3D art / animation)
Good knowledge of facial rigging and animation
Experience with state machines
Knowledge of MotionBuilder
Experience from Farming Simulator Modding community
What we offer :
We offer work in the exciting and quickly evolving environment of the game industry. With us, you will be in touch with modern technologies while enjoying flexible working hours for very attractive financial compensation.
We care about employees' wellbeing, so we make sure to create a pleasant working environment and organize various events and entertaining activities. Family and your recreational time are important to us, so we offer 25 days of vacation per year.
Because everyone needs to evolve, we offer multiple perspectives for you to keep moving in our young, successful and growing company.
Resume, motivation letter, references, web site (if relevant) To: Lukas Kure