• Animator

    Job Locations FR-Lyon
    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
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    Arkane Studios, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. company, is seeking a talented Animator to join our team in making AAA games. Under the Lead animator responsibility, the animator creates animations for in-game AI controlled characters but also for in-game scripted sequences.



    Arkane Studios' iconic brands such as Dishonored®, Dishonored 2® and Prey® have become staples of popular culture for generations of gamers. Our company provides technical, design and artistic leadership as a world-renowned game developer and technology innovator since its founding in 1999. Our studio is professional with a relaxed working atmosphere located in Lyon town center. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, incl. private medical insurance, flex hours, up to 30 paid vacations days per year, sports program, transport compensation, onboarding program etc.


    His/Her main responsibilities will include:

    • Create and maintain high-end key frame animations (body motions and facial expression)
    • Motion-captured clean up and post animation to fit to the defined animation style.
    • Integration & test of produced animations inside the game engine


    • At least 2 years of experience in the game industry
    • Excellent knowledge of Maya
    • Excellent understanding of the principles of animation (timing, spacing, posing)
    • Excellent understanding of body mechanics
    • Solid keyframing experience
    • Strong ability to deliver on time
    • Experience with game engine

    Preferred Skills

    • Knowledge of Motion Builder
    • Mocap editing experience

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