CD PROJEKT RED

The industry leader in creating role-playing games.

Cinematic Animator

THE VISION

CD PROJEKT RED is looking for an exceptional, talented and experienced Cinematic Animator to join our outstanding team. The person in this position will be responsible for character animation in cutscenes and dialogues, so good acting skills are necessary. You will also be responsible for the preparation of mocap materials, their dynamics and overall quality as well as for the implementation of animations into the game.

CD PROJEKT RED combines work in a dynamic and highly creative environment with the possibility to directly influence the development of critically acclaimed AAA video games. If you are able to communicate with people as efficiently as you do with your computer, join us!

 
 
 

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES IN A NUTSHELL

  • Creating high quality animation assets with low turnover time.
  • Reporting animation wip’s and doubts to the Animation Lead.
  • Solving everyday problems.
  • Thinking creatively and globally.
  • Understanding of animation pipeline and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation.
  • Preparation of keyframe animation assets.
  • Preparation of mocap materials.

 
 
 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • At least 3 years documented experience with one AAA title or 3 years in film industry.
  • Very good knowledge of Motion Builder and / or Maya.
  • Preferred graduation in the field of animation including animation courses.
  • Solid knowledge of animation principles and eye for dynamic poses.
  • Experience in animation bipedal / quadruped characters and other organic and inorganic forms.
  • Experience working with motion capture technology including set up, acting and animation cleanup.
  • The ability to effectively collaborate with game designers and programmers.
  • Outstanding creativity and very strong commitment to a project.
  • Passion for games and in general for animation.

 
 
 

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

You’re probably wondering what’s it like to be an animator at CD PROJEKT RED. Well, it’s refreshingly different! We’re giving animators a lot of freedom in terms of creativity – we have our own motion capture studio and animate everything in-house. You’ll have a shot not only at animating humanoids and animals, but also machines and creatures that are a real challenge to bring to life. At RED, every animator is responsible for a piece of the project, so you feel you’re a a part of things. If you’ve been looking for change, you just found it!

 
 
 

WE OFFER YOU

  • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere with cutting-edge technologies.
  • A chance to work in an international environment in a booming industry.
  • A competitive salary and project-based bonuses.
  • Private healthcare & MultiSport card.
  • From 20 to 26 days of paid vacation per year.
  • A step by step assistance and ‘Relocation Package’ for foreigners willing to establish in Warsaw.
  • Polish lessons for foreign employees.

 
 
 

Candidates for this position should include demo reel to their application.

 
 
Please be informed that we reserve the right to contact only selected applicants. The hired individual will need to work in-house, in our studio based in Warsaw, Poland.
 
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