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This internship is for Summer 2020.
San Diego, CA
As an animator working on MLB The Show, you will work closely with the animation team to craft animations that are compelling and visually appealing in order to provide the user with the greatest experience possible.
You will build, edit and implement motion capture data assign by the Lead Animator or mentor.
You will work with designers and programmers to implement and iterate on these motions to craft compelling, entertaining, and visually appealing game play and/or cinematic events
You will learn and utilize custom tools and basic scripting
Additional duties may be assigned to you as needed
Experience animating with motion capture
Some experience working on gameplay and/or interactive animation
Some experience animating realistic humans
Have a deep understanding of weight and timing in your animation performances
Possess an understanding of art tools and processes in 3D Animation and Motion Capture editing/cleanup.
Good communication, organizational, time management and interpersonal skills
Must have a good work ethic
Must have a deep understanding of MotionBuilder
Knowledge of Maya a plus
Familiar with video game product development including, but not limited to workflow, tools, in-game 3D animation, pose blending, motion capture, and rigging
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