Sandton - Our client a leading branding and digital agency, seeks to hire a highly talented senior 3D animator. Qualifications : A degree in animation, 2D and 3D animation etc.
Minimum of six to eight years of experience in animation and motion graphics. Duties are not limited to : Lead the animation studio Responsible, as an individual contributor, for creating high-quality exemplar animation that sets the standards for the team for both in-game and cinematic animation Present animation best practices and standards Provide support and feedback for the internal animation team Be comfortable working with deadlines and budget restrictions Establish animation standards and provide feedback for animation outsourcing Collaborate with tech artists to improve existing and prototype future animation pipelines A great eye for style and quality, combined with strong technical acumen Passion for innovation and continuous improvement Create 2D and 3D models from concepts and drawings Tools you must be familiar with : Cinema 4D, Blender, Lightwave and Octane Turn scripts and develop storyboards into animations Animating scenes of an animated product (including plotting the camera moves, editing the soundtrack, and charting information on dope sheets).
Please send the following to our offices : A copy of your CV. A copy of your portfolio in PDF (max 10MB). A link to your online portfolio or showreel.
Requirements Adobe : Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, FreeHand, and Flash. Have a good understanding of the principles of animation and filmmaking.
Have knowledge of drawing and structure. Producing special effects and action graphics. Conceptualisation. Thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Has a strong work ethic and communication skills. Is open to direction and feedback and embrace change.