Lead Animator

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Ekipa2 is on the lookout for a Lead Animator to work on exciting current and upcoming video and game projects for Outfit7. His/Her responsibility will be overseeing all animation and output of internal and external people or studios. He/She will also be in charge of creating 3D character animation tests to define standards and characteristics of Outfit7's characters. If you want to grow and lead a team of talented artists (internal\external) in games and video industry then you should apply.

LOCATION

Ljubljana, Slovenia

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Organise, Plan/Structure and manage the animation team’s work load.
  • Manage the animation team keeping them motivated and on track with the project milestone objectives.
  • Will be involved with initial 3D tests to help define the personality of the characters involved.
  • Participate in animation reviews and meetings (dailies, walk-throughs, pre-production meetings, blocking meetings, etc.).
  • Work closely with the Character TDs to make sure the process runs smoothly.
  • Appropriately elevate issues and solutions to Production Management effectively.
  • Help with recruiting and perform interviews. Ensure that animation new hires are provided the necessary training.
  • Facilitate meetings with artists to keep the crew informed on show changes and requirements.
  • Ensure open lines of communication with other departments and department heads.
  • To enjoy creative work.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • An accomplished Animator able to set the quality bar for the animation team and lead by example.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrate a high level of creativity and originality while being comfortable in adapting to a wide range of styles.
  • Able to balance being holder of the vision while supporting consensus from a talented team of artists and game makers.
  • Excellent team player.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCES

  • 5+ years of experience including production experience in Film or Games.
  • Strong working knowledge of Maya.
  • Proven Leadership experience.
  • Experience building new pipelines.
  • Knowledge of Unity engine is a plus.

WHAT DO WE OFFER

  • Employment relationship with Ekipa2 d.o.o. for an indefinite period of time with a six month probationary period.
  • Work in a friendly business environment.
  • Diverse work with daily new challenges in a young team of interesting colleagues and a relaxed working environment.
  • The opportunity for personal and professional development.
  • Participation in attractive projects.

COMPENSATION

An attractive compensation package will be constructed consisting of base salary and participation through stock option plan.

Vodja animacije (Ž / M)

Zahtevane so bogate izkušnje iz vodenja animacijskega procesa. Sklenitev delovnega razmerja nudimo za nedoločen delovni čas s šestmesečnim poskusnim delom v podjetju Ekipa2 d.o.o., s sedežem v Ljubljani. Rok za prijavo: 28.2.2017
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