At Visual Concepts, we believe great games are made by diverse and empowered teams with a shared passion for play. As one of the world’s top game development studios, we have shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to critical acclaim and commercial success. Our teams are independent and entrepreneurial. Our studios in Agoura Hills, Novato, Orange County, Budapest, Shanghai, and Seoul are committed to artistry and technical innovation, offering top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
Our Novato studio is looking for an experienced Animator to contribute to the next iteration of the NBA 2K franchise.
What You Will Do:
Polishing multiple gameplay move sets from Mocap data using Maya.
Address feedback in a timely manner.
Work closely with the lead and senior animators to modify assets meeting game-ready requirements.
Meeting project deadlines and milestones.
A thorough knowledge of Maya.
Proficiency animating realistic body motion with a knack for observing and animating the subtleties of player movement.
Ability to follow instructions and efficiently manage their workload on their own initiative.
Comfortable with strict deadlines and a fast turnaround time.
Ability to assist other areas of animation outside of gameplay (while still working with body Mocap data).
Ability to maintain motivation, has excellent work ethics, and works well with others.
Experience using MotionBuilder for Mocap data.
Working knowledge of Mel or Python scripting is a plus.