Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.
Our studios in Agoura Hills, CA and Novato, CA are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
Visual Concepts Entertainment (2K Sports), the developers of the critically acclaimed NBA2K video game franchise, is seeking an experienced temporary Animator.
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
Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit:
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
Previous Mocap experience is helpful
Fan of basketball and the NBA
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